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Columbus Tech Honors Outgoing President with Surprise Naming Ceremony

If you find yourself in Columbus Technical College's Carl Patrick Hall any time soon, be sure to check out the latest addition honoring retiring President Bob Jones. The college's hi-tech conference and technology center now bears the name "J. Robert Jones." During a recent surprise ceremony, … [read more..]

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Retiring President Speaks at Spring Commencement

Graduating from college is a joyous time for anyone but there was a bittersweet aura at the May 6, 2013 commencement ceremony for Columbus Technical College. President Bob Jones took the stage for the last time in his 15 year tenure as the College’s chief administrator. President Jones announced his … [read more..]

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CTC’s Instructor, Student of the Year Both Place in Top Statewide

Congratulations to Columbus Technical College's GOAL (Georgia Occupational Award of Leadership) winner for 2013 and our Rick Perkins Instructor of the Year for rising to the top statewide! During the Technical College System of Georgia's (TCSG) annual GOAL/Rick Perkins conference in Atlanta last … [read more..]

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Dental Hygiene, Assisting Students Now ‘Hinman Scholars’

Three dental hygiene students and one dental assisting student from Columbus Technical College were awarded $2,750 in total scholarship money at the annual Hinman Dental Meeting held recently in Atlanta. The nation's leading dental organization hosted its 101st conference at the Georgia World … [read more..]

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Former CTC Student & Instructor Publishes Industry Article

Columbus Technical College is proud of every one of its thousands of graduates and faculty members, both past and present, but sometimes one individual stands out from the pack. Leslie Ann W. Mallory, RDH, MS is one such person. Leslie graduated from the Columbus Tech dental hygiene program in 2008 … [read more..]

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Grainger Foundation Helps HVAC, Automotive Students

Three students enrolled in the HVAC (heating, ventilation, air-conditioning) program at Columbus Technical College and one Automotive Technology student have an extra spring in their step, thanks to the generosity of the Grainger Foundation. The Grainger Foundation provides 625 dollars to four … [read more..]

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CTC SkillsUSA Team Brings Home Gold, Silver, and Bronze

Nineteen Columbus Technical College students and their 14 faculty advisors found themselves big winners last weekend in Atlanta! Thousands of technical college students from across the State convened at the Georgia International Convention Center to compete in the 2013 SkillsUSA competition March … [read more..]

Medical Sonography Technology student Jordan Buckelew is the winner of the 2013 GOAL Award for Columbus Technical College.

Both Student and Instructor of the Year for CTC Hail from Health Sciences

For as long as she can remember, 22-year-old Columbus Technical College student of the year Jordan Buckelew has enjoyed a loving rivalry between herself and her two sisters. Being a success at college and in her future career was a “must do.” She tried the traditional four-year university route but … [read more..]

CTC President Bob Jones poses with the four finalists for the school's 2013 GOAL (Georgia Occupational Award of Leadership) award.

Columbus Tech Recognizes Top Four GOAL Students

The competition is on! Columbus Technical College, and its sister schools in the Technical College System of Georgia, are searching for the best of the best for 2013. Each year, top students are recommended by instructors for possibly earning bragging rights as the GOAL (Georgia Occupational Award … [read more..]

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CTC Graduation Enjoys Plenty of ‘Firsts’

December 13, 2012: From watching the first students with Associate of Science degrees in Biology (2) and Paralegal Associate degrees (6)  walk across the stage, to listening to the first black mayor of Phenix City deliver the commencement address to enjoying words from a visiting delegate from … [read more..]