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Entrepreneur, Former Councilman Makes History with Largest Campaign Commitment to Date

December 5, 2007 - Columbus Technical College President J. Robert “Bob” Jones announced today a major commitment from local businessman Dr. Robert L. Wright, as a part of the college’s capital campaign, Tomorrow’s Workforce… Today! The gift, which is comprised of a pledge of over a million dollars … [read more..]

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Columbus Youth Named 2008 National Child Representative

Congratulations, Scottie! Did you know that 8-year-old Scottie Gaither (son of our own Barbara Gaither) has been named the 2008 National Child Representative for Easter Seals?! Scottie and the Gaither crew were treated to a trip to Washington, D.C. in October for his official coronation. When … [read more..]

Columbus Technical College Graduates Ace Exams

November 20, 2007 - Recent graduates of the School of Professional and Technical Services passed certification exams with flying colors: Summer Quarter 2007, the Cosmetology program had 6 graduates and 100% passing rate for the The National-Interstate Council of State Boards of Cosmetology, … [read more..]

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Students help make God Bless Fort Benning Headquarters a Reality

Columbus Technical College cabinetmaking students, led by instructor Gordon Unrein, helped make the God Bless Fort Benning (GBFB) headquarters a reality. The students built cabinets, counters and wall dividers for the headquarters. The GBFB office will serve military personnel and their … [read more..]

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Columbus Technical College Honors Veterans

November 12, 2007 - Columbus Technical College hosted a patriotic ceremony today in the Patrick Hall auditorium to commemorate Veterans Day. About 55 people were in attendance. A welcome by CTC President Bob Jones included what has become known as the "D-Day Prayer." It was a message delivered … [read more..]

Dual Enrollment Gives High School Seniors a Head Start on the Future

The Dual Enrollment program at Columbus Technical College was featured in the November Business Leader: "Dual Enrollment at Columbus Technical College A chance for high school seniors to get a head start on their future..." Business Leader November 2007 (archive, pdf image or Microsoft Word text) … [read more..]

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TCSG Board Chairman Carl Swearingen Addresses Community

On Wednesday, November 7, 2007, the faculty and staff of Columbus Technical College enjoyed a visit with the Chairman of the Board for the Technical College System of Georgia, Carl Swearingen. Mr. Swearingen addressed a packed house of employees and students in the auditorium of Patrick Hall. More … [read more..]

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November 4-10 Marks Radiologic Technology Week

The week of November 4 - 10 is National Radiologic Technology Week. Hospitals in the Columbus area will recognize the week through special events in the radiology/imaging departments. One area hospital will be creating displays showcasing each of the Radiologic technology modalities so the public … [read more..]

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Kathelen Amos Named Volunteer of the Year

November 5, 2007 - A co-chair of the Tomorrow's Workforce... Today campaign has been named the Volunteer of the Year by Georgia's Technical College Foundation Association (TCFA). Kathelen Amos was presented this award at the annual Leadership Conference in Atlanta on October 30, 2007. The … [read more..]

Columbus Technical College Enacts Water Conservation Effort

October 26, 2007 - With Georgia facing its worst drought in recorded history, Governor Sonny Perdue has issued an Executive Order to all state agencies, imploring them to curb their water usage. In response to this Order, Columbus Technical College and the other schools in the Technical College … [read more..]