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PTC Awards Scholarships at Luncheon

Feb
24
2012

Scholarships were awarded recently at a luncheon honoring donors and recipients.

 

 

PTC Provides Head Start with Engineering Technology Transfer Opportunities

Feb
24
2012

Piedmont Technical College’s engineering technology program offers a variety of options that allow students to begin their education at PTC and then seamlessly transfer into programs at the University of South Carolina, South Carolina State University or USC Upstate.

Associate Degree Nursing Students Honored

Feb
20
2012

Recent graduates of Piedmont Technical College’s associate degree nursing program at the Greenwood Campus were recognized in a pinning ceremony in December. The students and their hometowns are, front from left, Kendra Anderson, Saluda; Jonathan Blackmon, West Columbia; Ashley Bolton, Hephzibah, Ga.; Virginia Bussey, Beech Island; Carrie Crout, Gilbert; Andrea Dick, Aiken; and Aliene Herlong, Saluda.

PTC Instructor Recognized with Outstanding Service to Students Award

Feb
16
2012

Lisa Jackson, a developmental mathematics instructor at Piedmont Technical College, was recently awarded the South Carolina Association for Developmental Education’s Outstanding Service to Students Award.

PTC Students Travel to State House for Lottery Assistance

Feb
15
2012

A group of students and staff from Piedmont Technical College joined nearly 300 SC Technical College System students at the State House recently to show their support for the Lottery Tuition Assistance (LTA) program. Speakers included Dr. Darrel W. Staat, System president; Sen. John Courson, R-Richland, chairman, Senate Education Committee; Rep.

Scholarships Awarded

Feb
15
2012

Scholarships were awarded recently at a luncheon honoring donors and recipients.

 

 

Massage Therapy Program Clinic Opens

Jan
14
2012

clinicMassage therapy is one of the fastest growing professions in the health care field. There is an ever increasing acceptance of massage as a holistic approach to health care and health maintenance.

Brown Welcomed as Director at PTC

Dec
12
2011

Piedmont Technical College has welcomed Alesia Brown as the director of human resources.

PTC Wins National Recognition for Lean Implementation

Dec
13
2011

Piedmont Technical College’s work to implement the Lean methodology in a community college setting has won the College national recognition.

PTC has been selected as a finalist for a prestigious 2012 Bellwether Award, which recognizes outstanding, innovative programs and practices that are successfully leading community colleges into the future.

“This award is an affirmation of our institutional dedication to ‘work smarter’,” said Dr. Ray Brooks, PTC president.

Engineering Tech Grad on Track to Achieving Goals

Dec
06
2011

rex reeceRex Reece has found that starting at Piedmont Tech can put you on the track to achieving your goals.

The Hodges native graduated from Greenwood High School in 2005 and decided to take a year off. When he was ready to enroll in college, he turned to Piedmont Technical College.

“I needed to work,” Reece said. “Piedmont Tech was close by and the night classes that were offered were very important to me.”