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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..]

May 2012 Mayor Tomlinson

Columbus Mayor Addresses CTC Graduates

May 10, 2012:  About 200 students from Columbus Technical College walked across the stage at the Columbus Convention and Trade Center Monday night with their heads held high, knowing they were now college graduates. Melissa Simpson even found herself making history with those few steps. That's … [read more..]

Kimberly Zapata

Columbus Tech Graduation Means a Fresh Start

 May 2, 2012: If you asked Kimberly Zapata in late 2009 where she’d be in three years, you might be met with tears and uncertainty. That’s when she and her husband lost their jobs with an Opelika tire plant; Kimberly had been drawing a paycheck there for some 17 years and the future looked dim. Fast … [read more..]

Hinman Scholar 2012

Dental Assisting Student Earns $500 Boost from Scholarship

May 2, 2012:  Dental assisting student Madelene “Summer” Hale still has a little bit of time to go before she graduates from Columbus Technical College in December. But those few months will fly by a little quicker thanks to an extra $500 in her pocket. That’s because Hale is the winner of the 2012 … [read more..]

CTC welding student Daniel Cooper

Welding Students Add Personal Touch to Wright Stage

April 17, 2012: If you haven't been by Columbus Technical College's Robert L. Wright, Jr. Health Sciences Center lately, you're in for a treat! Not only is the property greening up by the minute with new sod and lush surroundings but the stage on the front lawn is getting some customized touches as … [read more..]

Stephanie's special cake!

CTC Dean of Library Services Honored

April 12, 2012: The Columbus Area Library Association (CALA) has named Columbus Technical College Dean of Library Services, Stephanie Middleton, as this year's LIBRA Award winner. Middleton took center stage on April 12 at an awards presentation in her honor in the Columbus Technical College Library … [read more..]