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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..]

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Commissioner of Georgia’s Technical Colleges to Visit CTC

September 20, 2007 - In his statewide effort to be more in tune with Georgia's technical colleges and their needs, the Commissioner of the Technical College System of Georgia, Mr. Ron Jackson, will visit Columbus Technical College on Tuesday, September 25, 2007. Mr. Jackson will address Columbus … [read more..]

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Partnership Benefits Children with Autism

Columbus Technical College is partnering with a local autism support group (Muscogee County Autism Support Group [MCASG]), the Muscogee County School District, and the future Autism Hope Center in an initiative to train caregivers who work with autistic children. In a nutshell, the program will … [read more..]

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Columbus Tech and Quick Start in the news

Columbus Technical College's ability to provide tailor-fit job training opportunities was a big reason why aerospace giant, Cessna, decided to expand its Columbus operations. The company announced its $25 million investment at a groundbreaking ceremony at the new Muscogee Technology Park in Columbus … [read more..]