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CTC has Strong Showing at State LPN Conference

October 18, 2007 - Representatives from the Licensed Practical Nursing (LPN) field from across Georgia came together for the 25th Annual Georgia Licensed Practical Nurses Association (GLPNA) Conference in Macon earlier this week. Columbus Technical College students and faculty were well represented … [read more..]

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High School Students Welcomed at Dual Enrollment Academy

October 18, 2007 - On Tuesday, October 16th, Columbus Technical College hosted area high school students and their parents at a Dual Enrollment Academy. The special Dual Enrollment program allows students to earn college credit while still in high school. A total of 45 Muscogee and Harris County … [read more..]

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Supplies from St. Francis Help Area Nursing Students

October 16, 2007 - In an effort to help future nurses get ahead of the education and job-training game, St. Francis Hospital has generously donated 95 "student bags" to Associate Degree Nursing (ADN) students enrolled at Columbus Technical College. That number includes 40 ADN students who are … [read more..]

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Community Members Walk for Local Autism Support Group

October 12, 2007 - Columbus Technical College was well represented at a recent fundraiser aimed at raising awareness and money for a local autism support group. The Muscogee County Autism Support Group (MCASG) hosted the October 6, 2007 Walk/Run. Participants hoofed it for about three miles and had … [read more..]

Columbus Technical College Offers Area High Schoolers a lot of “Credit!”

October 9, 2007 - Columbus Technical College is offering high school students a jump start on their postsecondary education. On Tuesday, October 16th, area high school students and their parents are invited to attend a special Dual Enrollment Academy. The event will be held from 6:00 - 8:00 p.m. … [read more..]

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Columbus Tech Welcomes TCSG Commissioner Jackson

Columbus Technical College faculty and staff welcomed Ron Jackson, Commissioner of the Technical College System of Georgia, to their quarterly communications meeting on September 25, 2007. Mr. Jackson spoke on many topics, including budgetary challenges faced by the state's technical college … [read more..]

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Resource Fair Provides Needed Information

October 1, 2007 - On September 29, 2007, Columbus Technical College’s offices of Disability Services, Recruitment and Student Activities participated in the inaugural Citizens Have Opportunities Sent through Education and Networking (CHOSEN) Resource Fair and Fun Day. The event was held at … [read more..]

Technical Colleges Play Vital Role in Kia Expansion

Ledger-Enquirer reporter Tony Adams speaks with Tommy Wilson, Dean of the School of Professional and Technical Services, along with representatives from West Georgia Technical College, about the new Kia plant and similar manufacturing growth in our area. Local Media Coverage: "Wanted: Eager … [read more..]

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CTC Health Sciences Instructors Visit Harris County H.S.

September 20, 2007 - As part of their continued effort to keep in touch with the community and with future students, Columbus Technical College Surgical Technology Program Manager Kellie Byrd and Respiratory Therapy Instructor Mark Thorne recently visited students at Harris County High School. Armed … [read more..]

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Surgical Technology Week Honors Professionals and Instructors

The week of September 16, 2007 was celebrated as Surgical Technology Week across the country. To honor those who are in this field and the teachers who help educate and train students to be Surgical Technologists, Georgia Governor Sonny Perdue presented a special proclamation on September 26, … [read more..]