Columbus Tech & Skills USA Team Up to Recycle

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Columbus Technical College is going green. Students involved in the SkillsUSA program (a national vocational-technical education advocacy organization) are spearheading a campus-wide recycling effort. A kick-off event was held on April 10th from 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM in the Student Center of Patrick … [Read more...]

Dental Hygiene Student Earns $1,000 Scholarship

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April 4, 2008 - Columbus Technical College Dental Hygiene student, Dawn Hunsinger, now has $1,000 to help fund her education. Hunsinger, 28, was awarded a scholarship from the American Dental Association Foundation (ADAF) in March. She is one of only 15 students nationwide who won a scholarship for … [Read more...]

Autism Hope Center Holds Open House

Updated March 11 , 2008 - The first phase of the Autism Hope Center in Columbus is finally a reality. About 30 community members were on hand at the Open House for the Autism Hope Center Thursday at Columbus Technical College. After a brief program and some words of thanks, the guests and the media … [Read more...]

Fighting Rising Fuel Costs

"Use less and produce more" is a way to fight rising fuel costs, according to Mr. Tim Justice, Dean of the School of Applied Business. Mr. Tim Justice, a long-time Economics instructor, was interviewed recently by WRBL reporter Kelly O'Connell. You can view a transcript and video of the interview … [Read more...]

‘Can Do’ Regiment Honors CTC Employees

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Columbus Technical College's Director of Creative Services, Scott Gossard, and Audio-Visual Technologist, Chris Graves, were honored by the 1st Battalion, 15th Infantry Regiment on March 17, 2008. Scott and Chris volunteered their time in December to videotape messages from family members of the … [Read more...]

Academy Night a Success

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On March 25, 2008, Columbus Technical College held its third Dual Enrollment Academy Night, in partnership with the Muscogee County School District. This event was held for Muscogee County high school juniors and their parents to teach them about the many benefits of Dual Enrollment. About 30 … [Read more...]

Workforce Training in the News

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Columbus Technical College was in the news recently as Georgia's workforce training program received a grant from the Department of Labor. Ellen Harvill, Director of Professional Development, shared information with WRBL about the WorkKeys test and the Georgia Work Ready … [Read more...]