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Outstanding Students Honored

Jun
18
2012

At Piedmont Technical College’s recent spring commencement exercises, outstanding students from each of the college’s seven supporting counties were honored for academic achievement.

 

 

Fujifilm Team Takes Industry Cup Victory

Jun
16
2012

A team of four representing Fujifilm captured the 18th Industry Cup at the 20th annual Piedmont Technical College Foundation Golf Classic. Fran Wiley, executive director of the Piedmont Technical College Foundation and tournament coordinator, center, presented the trophy to the winning foursome. Beating out over 17 other teams with a gross score of 56, the winners were, from left to right, Andy Dutton, Wiley, Jim Lane and Hugo Perez. Not pictured is Matt Broadwell.

PTC Awards Presidential Medallions at Commencement Exercises

Jun
15
2012

Piedmont Technical College president Dr. Ray Brooks, back right, honored six community leaders and college associates with the Presidential Medallion, the institution’s most prestigious award, at PTC’s recent commencement exercises. Pictured with Brooks accepting the Presidential Medallions were, front from left, Mike Pitts, District 14 representative; Carolyn Kelley, administrative specialist at PTC; and Dianne Partlow, financial aid counselor at PTC.

Luncheon Held for Scholarship Winners, Donors

Jun
13
2012

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

 

 

Luncheon Honors Scholarship Recipients, Donors

Jun
06
2012

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

 

 

Piedmont Technical College Honors Graduates

Jun
02
2012

The Finis Horne Arena at Lander University was the setting for the culmination of many dreams for the more than 500 Piedmont Technical College graduates who took center stage.

Dr. Ray Brooks, president, welcomed graduates, family and guests to celebrate a milestone in their lives. He compared their educational journey to taking a road trip.

PTC Benefactors and Community Leaders Honored

Jun
01
2012

Benefactors and community leaders joined together at Piedmont Technical College recently to celebrate the successes of the past year with the annual benefactors’ event.

Fran Wiley, Piedmont Technical College Foundation executive director, welcomed those in attendance. The event was to honor Cornerstone Society members and benefactors who had contributed to the growth and success of the college.

Piedmont Technical College to Hold Commencement June 1

May
29
2012

More than 500 graduates of Piedmont Technical College will receive certificates, diplomas and associate degrees during spring commencement exercises on June 1. 

Commencement exercises will begin at 7 p.m. at the Finis Horne Arena at Lander University, and graduates as well as guests are encouraged to arrive early. Once occupancy reaches capacity, additional guests will not be permitted to enter. 

Scholarships Awarded at Luncheon

May
26
2012

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

 

 

A Five-year Goal Accomplished in Five Months

May
19
2012

While working as a licensed insurance agent, Jennifer Scott always felt as though she was helping people.  But she wanted to make a larger difference in people’s lives with her work. 

“I was at the point in my life that I was ready to make a change,” she said.

Scott came to PTC and met with a counselor looking for a program that was a fit.  She was directed to the Massage Therapy Program and met with Michelle Liggett, program director.