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Columbus Tech Featured on Recent business Break

August 29, 2008 - Columbus Technical College Director of Communications, Cheryl Myers, appeared on the “Business Break” segment of a local TV show recently. The Columbus ABC affiliate, WTVM, airs Business Break during its 6:00 a.m. newscast. The segment is taped in advance … [read more..]

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College Celebrates Constitution Day with Program, Voter Drive

September 8, 2008 - Columbus Technical College celebrated Constitution Day a little differently and a little early this year. To honor our founding fathers who signed the U.S. Constitution on September 17, 1787, paving the way for U.S. citizens to have the right to vote, the Columbus Technical … [read more..]

Cost-Saving Measures at CTC to Include 4-Day Work Week

August 27, 2008 - In an effort to save on utility costs and help offset the soaring prices of fuel and other services, Columbus Technical College will begin a four-day work and class schedule starting October 1, 2008. This Monday-Thursday week will continue through summer of 2009 and will be … [read more..]

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CTC and Flint River Nursing Students Receive Hartline Scholarship

August 25, 2008 - Columbus Technical College Associate Degree Nursing students, Sarah Scoggins and Lori Rigby have each been named the proud and deserving recipients of the W.G. Hartline Scholarship. The $500 scholarship will help offset the cost of tuition and fees for these … [read more..]

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Surgical Tech Instructor Donna Emmons Named a Finalist for Rick Perkins Award

Updated September 22, 2008: While she didn't take home honors as the Rick Perkins Teacher of the Year for 2008, Columbus Technical College Surgical Technology Instructor Donna Emmons sure did her home school and the entire Chattahoochee Valley proud. Donna was one of six state … [read more..]

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College Honored for Extraordinary Support of Georgia National Guard and Reserve

Columbus Technical College Honored by Department of Defense for Extraordinary Support of Employees Who Serve in the Georgia National Guard and Reserve August 21, 2008 - The Georgia Committee for Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve (ESGR), an agency of the Department … [read more..]

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First Diagnostic Medical Sonography Class Ready to Graduate

August 15, 2008 - Columbus Technical College would like to congratulate its first graduating class of the Diagnostic Medical Sonography program. The students will officially finish this Associate Degree program at the end of this quarter (Summer, 2008). Program Manager, Gail Malatich, … [read more..]

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Carpentry Class Lends a Hand to Repair Playground

Columbus Technical College carpentry students and instructor Jaime Fernandez were glad to lend a hand after a local Salvation Army playground was damaged by vandalism. The Columbus Tech crew repaired the damage as a service to Salvation Army officials and local kids who use the … [read more..]

Respiratory Professionals Come to Columbus Technical College

August 6, 2008 - An estimated 100 professionals from the area's respiratory care field will be honing their skills at an annual conference at Columbus Technical College next week. The Greater Chattahoochee Respiratory Conference will provide an opportunity for participants to … [read more..]

Mandated Budget Cuts in the News

WLTZ reporter Julie Bercik interviewed Columbus Technical College President Bob Jones and other administrators to learn how the college is addressing the recently mandated state budget cuts. WTVM also ran a news segment covering the budget shortfall. "Budget Cuts Hit Columbus Tech." WLTZ.com. … [read more..]