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Phi Beta Lambda Induction Ceremony Held at CTC

The Columbus Technical College chapter of the Phi Beta Lambda (PBL) business organization has a new group of student leaders. On Tuesday, October 29, nine students were inducted into the group, including the slate of officers for 2013. The new officers are: Business Management student Jamaal … [read more..]

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Retired President Earns Emeritus Status

Recently-retired president of Columbus Technical College, J. Robert “Bob” Jones, is now considered a President Emeritus. At its October meeting in Atlanta, the State Board of the Technical College System of Georgia (TCSG) unanimously approved the motion made by Third District representative … [read more..]

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Successful Partnership with MCSD, Pratt-Whitney Earns Recognition

The hugely successful partnership between Columbus Technical College, Pratt & Whitney and the Muscogee County School District earned high praise at a recent Muscogee School Board meeting. The director for the county’s CTAE (Career and Technical Adult Education) program Allyson Moyer spoke to … [read more..]

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CTC Named Military Friendly School

From Columbus Technical College & Victory Media (sponsor of the Military Friendly Schools list): Columbus Technical College has been added to the coveted Military Friendly Schools® list. The 2014 Military Friendly Schools® list honors the top 20 percent of colleges, universities and trade … [read more..]

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Dental Hygiene Class President Earns $400 Scholarship

Columbus Technical College dental hygiene student Ashley Sawyer is the proud recipient of the 2013 Emile T. Fisher Dental Scholarship. Sawyer is a 28-year-old wife and mother of two who says the $400 will make a huge difference in her life. While she’s been in school, her husband has been the sole … [read more..]

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Columbus Tech Celebrates ACE with Fun and Informative Program

Columbus Technical College is proud to be the new home of adult education in the Chattahoochee Valley. So much so that it held a reception recently to officially kick-off its working relationship. Adult Education at Columbus Tech is now known as ACE (Adult & Community Education). The reception … [read more..]

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CTC Hosts Employment Law and Legislative Update for GDOL

Columbus Technical College and its Economic Development division played host to the Georgia Department of Labor's Employment Law and Legislative Issues Update on August 16; Labor Commissioner Mark Butler was the keynote speaker. The Georgia Department of Labor (GDOL) teamed up with the State … [read more..]

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‘Summer Release’ Provides Fun Break While Helping Others

Sometimes college students can get bogged down with studying, studying, and more studying so when someone gives you free food and a chance to decompress, all while helping others, you jump on it! That's exactly what the Student Leadership Council at Columbus Technical College did at the end of … [read more..]

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Dental Assisting takes part in Huge Clinic for Needy Patients

Six Columbus Technical College dental assisting students and their instructors recently got an up-close and personal look at how many citizens desperately need dental care in the Peach State. The Georgia Mission of Mercy (GMOM) was a free dental clinic held in metro Atlanta this June. It is part of … [read more..]

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Former Archaeologist, Small Business Owner among Big Winners of Scholarship

Like millions of Americans, the economy forced Kenny Mayo to start over. His drywall business in Florida dried up. “I began to see a decline in business when builders began using people who would work for lower wages,” Mayo remembered. Despite working part-time jobs and eventually moving to … [read more..]