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  • More education = Opportunity: Today’s good jobs require more than high school

    July 25, 2013

    While discussion about the state of the economy and the job market continues, good jobs, the kind that provide a living wage and benefits, go begging. Manufacturing jobs, for example, that can pay from $30,000 to $80,000 a year regularly go unfilled because employers can’t find workers with the right skills.

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  • New Board Member Named to PTC Foundation

    July 24, 2013

    The Piedmont Technical College Foundation has named George Thornton of Edgefield as a new board member for the coming year. Thornton is the CEO of the National Wild Turkey Federation.

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  • Earn College Credit By Making the Most of Your Experience

    July 23, 2013

    Life has been known to teach us many lessons. Wouldn’t it be great if you could get college credit for some of those lessons? Maybe you can. Piedmont Technical College offers exemption credit for military service, work or life experience to those who qualify.

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  • Piedmont Tech Implements Call Me MISTER Program

    July 17, 2013

    Through a new program at Piedmont Technical College called Call Me MISTER, the college is taking action to address a problem of national proportions.

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  • Donors, Recipients Recognized at Scholarship Luncheon

    July 15, 2013

    Scholarships were presented to students and donors were recognized at the recent scholarship luncheon.

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  • Scholarship Donors, Recipients Honored

    July 8, 2013

    Scholarships were presented to students and donors were recognized at the recent scholarship luncheon.

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  • Jobs at a Glance: Openings for July 2013

    July 15, 2013

    Jobs at a Glance is a service for Piedmont Technical College students nearing graduation, alumni and the community that provides information about local and regional job opportunities. This month's postings include multiple positions in funeral service; health care; and a wealth of positions in manufacturing and engineering. Check the Jobs at a Glance page regularly. New jobs are posted every week.

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  • Milliken McCormick’s Training Partnership with PTC Yields Results

    July 3, 2013

    Over the last few years, many employers nationwide have noted difficulty with hiring qualified workers, citing the scarcity of the kinds of technical and soft skills that are critically important in contemporary manufacturing. One aspect of workforce development that can’t be overlooked is a focus on employee development and training.

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  • How to Prepare Your Car for a Trip

    June 27, 2013

    It’s summer and people are planning for vacations every week. They plan where they are going to spend their time, what they are going to do when they get there and what they’re going to need to pack for the ultimate experience. They even plan for transportation.

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  • Students Named to PTC President’s, Dean’s & Merit Lists

    June 27, 2013

    Piedmont Technical College students who had outstanding academic accomplishments during the 2013 spring semester have earned inclusion on the President’s, Dean's and Merit Lists.

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