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  • Local High School Students Introduced to Engineering Technology

    February 26, 2013

    The engineering technology program and Tau Alpha Pi, the engineering technology honor society at Piedmont Technical College, recently celebrated National Engineers Week.

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  • Automotive Program Earns Awards for Second Cobra

    October 1, 2010

    Piedmont Technical College’s automotive technology program is continuing its winning ways with its student-built 1965 Cobra Replica, taking Best Race Car in the recent McCormick Car Show and earning recognition at the Saluda Classic Truck and Auto Show.

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  • PTC Instructors Receive National Certification

    October 29, 2010

    Three Piedmont Technical College instructors have earned the Certified Online Instructor (COI) designation. Samantha Hauptman, Suzy Murray and Tamatha Sells have completed the certification program offered by the Learning Resources Network (LERN) which provides professional development and recognition for instructors of online courses.

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  • Darlene Saxon: PTC Grad Makes Her Mark

    April 30, 2010

    Darlene Saxon, a 2009 PTC graduate, had always wanted to be a teacher. Little did she know how she would accomplish that goal, especially since she didn’t attend college right after high school.

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  • Horticulture Program Welcomes New Coordinator

    November 9, 2010

    Aaron Wood has agriculture in his blood. The McCormick County native grew up amidst the family’s beef cattle and timber operation. So, it was no surprise that he would enter an agriculture field, which has led him to the horticulture program at Piedmont Technical College.

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  • Tau Alpha Pi Inducts New Members

    November 15, 2010

    Eleven new members were recently inducted into the Tau Alpha Pi National Honor Society at Piedmont Technical College.

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  • Piedmont Tech Welcomes New Presidential Ambassadors

    November 15, 2010

    Each year, Piedmont Technical College chooses some of its best and brightest to serve as Presidential Ambassadors. These students represent the college at campus functions, provide tours and speak about their experiences to potential students.

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  • Abbeville Student Finds Niche at Piedmont Tech

    November 15, 2010

    Drew Jefferies followed the same path as many high school graduates. He found a subject he thought he was interested in and enrolled at a large university.

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  • FAFSA Days at Piedmont Tech Help Students Prepare for College

    February 12, 2013

    February is Financial Aid Awareness Month, and Piedmont Technical College will be hosting a series of events designed to help college bound students understand the options that are available to them to make college more affordable.

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  • Academic Honor Students Recognized for 2012 Fall Semester

    February 8, 2013

    Piedmont Technical College students who had outstanding academic accomplishments during the 2012 fall semester have been recognized.

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