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April 27, 2016 - Certified Nurse Aide Students: First Row (L to R) Deja Adkins, Ivey Brodgen, Cierra Comer, Twynesha Dorsey, Keana Flewellen. Middle Row: Instructor Christy Moore, Ashley Ginn, Anna Jones, Tamiah McCoy, Kaitlyn Peach, Tajuanna Porch. Back Row: President Lorette M. Hoover, Angel Romero, William Sligh, Teare Streeter, Makaiyla West, Tyra Whitaker, Instructor Angela Cook.

Certified Nurse Assistant Students Enjoy Appreciation Ceremony

Dozens of students in the Certified Nurse Aide certificate program took the spotlight at a special event recently. At the end of each semester, students in this program are recognized during an appreciation ceremony. Many students in this certificate program hail from high schools in Columbus … [read more..]

The greater Columbus, GA region was well represented at the MAW luncheon. Pictured are (left to right) Jim McNair/Dean of Professional & Technical Services, Tara Askew/VP of Student Affairs, Madelyn Brown/Sr. Exec. Dir of Continuous Improvement, Jamie Loyd/VP of Economic Development, Brian Anderson/Chamber of Commerce CEO, David Gill/Kodak, Janeen Tucker/Chamber Senior VP, Jane Seckinger/Goodwill Industries of the Southern Rivers, Monique Baucham/VP of Institutional Effectiveness, Brian Sillitto/Chamber Senior VP, Lorette M. Hoover/President, Tim Vinson/Muscogee County Work-Based Learning Specialist, Victor Morales/Pratt & Whitney, J J Irvin/GA DOL, Candace Head/GA DOL, Commissioner Mark Butler/GA DOL, Bill Murphy/Chamber Exec. VP, David McMurry/Chattahoochee County School Superintendent, Isaac Williams/GA DOL, Karen Thomas/VP of Administrative Services, and Cheryl Myers/Exec. Dir of Community & College Relations.

Harris County Students Win 1st and 3rd Place in Statewide Art Contest

The artistic abilities of Harris County High School’s Cody Moore and Mary Clark have earned them statewide recognition as well as scholarship money to help offset future educational expenses. Moore, a junior, won first place in the Georgia Manufacturing Appreciation Week (MAW) Art contest while … [read more..]

Kelli McPhaul is a Hardaway High School graduate and MOWR success story.

MOWR Gives High School Students Big Head Start

Chattahoochee County High School seniors Dustin Chandler-Hudgins, Katelynn Hedgecoke, and Talibah Howard may come from different backgrounds and hold varied beliefs but they have a strong common thread: they are all “studying smart” thanks to Georgia’s Move On When Ready (MOWR) law. This … [read more..]

Diagnostic Medical Sonography students Brenda Barnett and Madison Priester

Rad Tech Program Presents Scholarships

Congratulations are in order for three Columbus Technical College students enrolled in the radiologic technology and diagnostic medical sonography programs. Craig Murphy, Brenda Barnett, and Madison Priester each earned $500 in scholarship monies from the Lambda Nu National Honor Society for … [read more..]

The CTC Welding Fabrication Team celebrates their gold medal win.

CTC SkillsUSA Team Wins Big in State Competition

Congratulations are in order for the Columbus Technical College SkillsUSA Team! During the annual statewide competition in Atlanta recently, Columbus Tech students earned medals in seven different categories of hands-on competition. The gold medal winners are: Jared Winkles/Automotive … [read more..]

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Welding Students Solder Partnership with Springer Opera House

When the Springer production of Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street opens on February 25, the Columbus Technical College’s welding department will have a strong supporting role. Literally. When adjunct welding instructor Tim Vinson read a desperate email explaining the technical manager … [read more..]

Brittany and Hailey have 100% support from their radiologic technology classmates.

CTC Announces Latest Aranas Scholarship Winners

Two students in the Columbus Technical College Radiologic Technology program cried tears of joy Monday when their names were called as the latest winners of the Aranas Scholarship. The $550 per semester that is being disbursed through the Columbus Technical College Foundation means the world to … [read more..]

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Pinning Ceremonies Celebrates Nursing, Professional/Technical Students

Students from two divisions of Columbus Technical College were able to celebrate their successes recently through pinning ceremonies. The Associate Degree Nursing program held its pinning ceremony a few hours before the college graduation at the Columbus Civic Center on January … [read more..]

ESL students. Back row, l to r: Qazi Abid, Jose Almonte, Yanelly Altagracia, Adela Avellaneda. Fifth row, l to r: Nelly Canon, Antonio Dangond, Jamie De Avila, Dalis Diaz. Fourth row, l to r: Weiping Ding, Jose Figueroa, Luisella Fiorelli, Laydee Hayes. Third row, l to r: Simon Henriquez, Nancy Hurtado, Gisela Mera, Walter Navarro. Second row, l to r: Eugenio Pagan, Jorge Paulino, Silvia Reyes, Robinson Salazar. Front row, l to r: Jean Senat, Carlos Soler, Luis Vargas.

Adult Ed Division Holds First Pinning Ceremony

Congratulations are in order for the Adult Education Division of Columbus Technical College as well as the students they serve. On Thursday, January 21, the division held its first-ever pinning ceremony to recognize and celebrate the students who completed their GED (General Equivalency Diploma) or … [read more..]

Graduates felt a lot of love from the stands.

January Graduation Features Many Special Stories

When the crowd of graduates, friends, family, faculty, and distinguished guests gathered at the Columbus Civic Center for Columbus Technical College's January 28th commencement ceremony, they were treated to a very special night. Students who qualified for graduation on January 28 were those who … [read more..]