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Columbus Technical College Names “Instructor of the Year”

June 16, 2008 - Surgical Technology Instructor and Lead Advisor for the School of Health Sciences, Donna Emmons, has been named the "Rick Perkins Instructor of the Year" for Columbus Technical College for 2008-2009. The Rick Perkins Award for Excellence in Technical Instruction honors the Technical … [read more..]

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Summer Graduates Honored at June Commencement

June 11, 2008 - It was a packed house at the Columbus Convention and Trade Center Tuesday night as an estimated 1,500 people filled the ballroom, showing their support for their loved ones graduating from Columbus Technical College. About 150 students walked across the stage to accept their … [read more..]

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Columbus Exchange Club Members Enjoy College Presentation

Columbus Technical College Director of Communications, Cheryl Myers, and the Director of Creative Services, Scott Gossard, addressed about 25 members of the Columbus Exchange Club at their monthly meeting at the St. Luke Ministry Center on May 29, 2008. Cheryl Myers delivers a power point … [read more..]

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Students Inducted into National Technical Honor Society

Twenty-five Columbus Technical College students were inducted into the National Technical Honor Society on May 29, 2008. In order to qualify for NTHS, a student must have completed at least 40 credit hours of study and hold a GPA of 3.5 or higher. Congratulations to our newest inductees! … [read more..]

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Columbus Mayor Jim Wetherington to Speak at CTC Graduation

May 30, 2008 - Columbus Mayor Jim Wetherington will be the featured speaker at the June 10, 2008 graduation ceremony for Columbus Technical College. An estimated 350 students have met the requirements needed to attend the 7:30 p.m. ceremony at the Columbus Trade Center ballroom. Mayor … [read more..]

Columbus Technical College Students Inducted into NTHS

May 27, 2008 - About 20 Columbus Technical College students will be inducted into the National Technical Honor Society on Thursday, May 29, 2008. The pinning ceremony will be held at the Patrick Hall Auditorium, Room P-100, in the Carl Patrick Hall building at Columbus Technical College from … [read more..]

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Governor Perdue and College Administrators Honor Students at the Annual GOAL Banquet

May 22, 2008: Columbus Technical College students (left to right) Priscilla Pierce, Tamara Allen, Aleisha Taggart and (seated) Tonza Thomas enjoy GOAL night in Atlanta. Columbus Technical College’s 2008 GOAL Winner, Stacie Kimbell, shakes hands with Georgia Governor Sonny Perdue. … [read more..]

Columbus Noted Nationally as one of the Best Places to Raise a Family

Columbus, Georgia earned the number 4 spot in the "Best City in the USA to Raise a Family" rankings announced on MSNBC's Today show. Host Al Roker spoke with Best Life magazine contributing editor Eric Villency about the best cities for families with kids. Full Story: … [read more..]

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Governor Perdue Makes Technical College System Name Change Official

May 23, 2008 - At a ceremonial bill signing ceremony Thursday night, May 22, Georgia Governor Sonny Perdue officially changed the name of the governing body of Georgia's technical colleges. What is now the Technical College System of Georgia used to be known as the Department of Technical and … [read more..]

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Columbus Tech Students Contribute to Local Pamper Me Seminar

May 21, 2008 - Columbus Technical College Cosmetology students were on hand at a special event aimed at pampering female employees of Columbus-based Aflac, Inc. and Communicorp, Inc. The "Pamper Me" seminar was sponsored by Aflac's Diversity Council and featured jewelry vendors, hair and … [read more..]