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Recent graduates of Piedmont Technical College’s practical nursing program at the Lex Walters-Greenwood campus were recognized in a pinning ceremony in August.
At Piedmont Technical College’s recent summer commencement exercises, outstanding students from each of the college’s seven supporting counties were honored for academic achievement.
The James Medford Family Event Center at Piedmont Technical College welcomed more than 325 Piedmont Technical College graduates for two commencement ceremonies to celebrate their accomplishments.
Dr. Ray Brooks, president, welcomed graduates, family and guests to celebrate the accomplishments of the graduates.
Piedmont Technical College President Dr. Ray Brooks has announced that Dr. Jack Bagwell has joined the college as the vice president for academic affairs.
Bagwell is a graduate of Winthrop University, where he received his bachelor’s and master’s degrees in biology. He earned his doctorate in educational studies from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln in 2010.
Piedmont Technical College will be holding two summer commencement exercises on August 7.
Piedmont Technical College recently received a generous donation as part of the funds raised through the Self Regional Healthcare Foundation Women’s Health Charity Classic. The $40,000 presented to the Foundation was a portion of the $250,000 raised from the tournament to help nonprofit organizations in the seven-county area who provide services for women.
Deb Hite of Abbeville, right, recently established the Seal Art Gallery at the new Piedmont Technical College Abbeville Campus through a generous donation to the PTC Foundation. The gallery, named in honor of Hite’s father Mack W. Seal, will feature art from Abbeville County residents. Pictured with Hite is Fran Wiley, assistant vice president for development at Piedmont Tech.
Former Piedmont Technical College Area Commission Chairman Charles Williams and his wife, Charlotte, recently made a generous contribution to the Piedmont Technical College Foundation to assist with the new PTC Abbeville Campus. Pictured with the commemorative plaque for the campus director’s office are, from left, Fran Wiley, assistant vice president for development at Piedmont Tech; and Charlotte and Charles Williams.
Sage Automotive Interiors, Inc. recently made a generous contribution to the Piedmont Technical College Foundation to assist with the new PTC Abbeville Campus. Pictured with the commemorative plaque naming the lobby in honor of the company are, from left, Lee Matthews, plant manager of Sage Automotive Interiors, Inc.; Fran Wiley, assistant vice president for development at Piedmont Tech; and Dr. Ray Brooks, president of PTC.
Students looking to enroll in the Piedmont Technical College respiratory care program will notice changes for the fall semester. The curriculum has been revised to better accommodate the advances in the health care system and to streamline the path of students in the program.