Grainer Scholars July 2012

Grainger Scholarship Helps Welding, HVAC Students Move Forward

July 26, 2012: Four students in Columbus Technical College's School of Professional & Technical Services are greatly benefiting from the generosity of  a major industrial supply company. The Grainger Foundation provides a total $7500 in scholarship funds each year for qualified students enrolled … [read more..]

Posing with the stag at its original home.

Welding Students put Neighborhood Landmark Back Together Again

A neighborhood landmark in North Columbus is back on its feet thanks to students and faculty in the Columbus Technical College welding program. The stag that stood at the entrance of The Preserve neighborhood was badly damaged in October of 2009. Resident Catherine Bickerstaff said the bronze statue … [read more..]

California Paralegal Articulation

CTC Inks Paralegal Agreement with California Univ. of Pennsylvania

July 23, 2012:    Students graduating with a degree from Columbus Technical College’s paralegal studies program now have an easier road to take in their postsecondary educational career. The college has signed a transfer agreement with California University of Pennsylvania (CAL U) this week that … [read more..]

Having fun at the signing

CTC Hosts Students From Beijing School

July 19, 2012:  Students from the A+ Learning Center in Beijing included Columbus Technical College on their whirlwind tour of the Eastern U.S. The College signed an agreement making transfer options easier for these children if and when they decide to come to college in the United States. We were … [read more..]

Columbus Tech's police dept.

Columbus Tech Now Has its own Police Dept.

In an effort to provide students, faculty, staff, and visitors with the safest environment possible, Columbus Technical College now has its own men in blue to serve and protect everyone on the campus. Serving alongside seven security personnel are three sworn/certified police officers and each has … [read more..]

Community Service winners

Community Service Team Brings Home National Silver Medal

July 10, 2012:    Congratulations are in order for the Columbus Technical College SkillsUSA Community Service team! Students Lourdes Mayo, Lindy Moore, and Kelly Wells brought home the silver medal in the national SkillsUSA competition held in Kansas City June 25-27. According to the SkillsUSA … [read more..]

HVAC Student Chucky Turk

HVAC Grads Now Have Easier Path to Alabama Licensing

June 25, 2012:    Graduates from Columbus Technical College's Heating, Ventilation, and Air Conditioning (HVAC) diploma program are now more readily able to apply for a license to practice in the State of Alabama. This is according to a statement issued by the Alabama Board of Heating, Air … [read more..]

Justice Law Collection ceremony

CTC Law Collection Honors Late Dean

  June 28, 2012: In April of 2011, Columbus Technical College lost a dear friend and colleague, Dean Timothy Justice. On Wednesday, June 20, a special ceremony was held in his honor. The CTC Library is now home to the "Justice Law Collection." Tim was the driving force behind establishing a … [read more..]

GAED graduates

CTC Economic Development Director Graduates from Academy

June, 2012:  The Board of the Georgia Academy for Economic Development has announced its Columbus-Muscogee graduates from the 2012 Region 8 Multi-Day Training program; Columbus Technical College Director of Economic Development, Deana Beauford, is one of the distinguished graduates. Class … [read more..]

Scout trophy

Columbus Tech Interactive Exhibit Wins Over Scouts, Judges

May 16, 2012:   The 2012 Scout Expo at the Columbus Convention and Trade Center on Friday allowed boy scouts, their leaders, and those interested in the scouting and/or Explorer programs a first-hand look at features from various organizations throughout the Columbus community. Columbus Technical … [read more..]