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President's Newsletter

October 09

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Real Life Changer: MTC grad receives three job offers after internship

MTC is the reason Ashlee Hayes has a job she loves as a software developer and a paycheck that is a substantially larger than what she used to make. She is a recent graduate of the TechHire program, which is working to build a pipeline of...

October 09

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Real Advice: Advisory Committees Keep MTC in Step with Industry Needs

Midlands Technical College (MTC) has more than 100 academic career, transfer, and training programs that rely on advisory committees to help them keep up with current workforce trends. Advisory committee members are experts in their fields who...

September 18

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Real Growth: Workspace and relationships with MTC help business reach the next level

“The superior space at MTC enabled us to increase our manufacturing capacity while providing us access to network with and hire skilled students to grow.” William E. Brewer, Ph.D., F-ABFT, President and CEO, DPX Technologies, LLC DPX Technologies,...

September 18

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Real Results: Growing Businesses with Online Training

Businesses looking to expand their training capacity and their revenue are discovering MTC’s flexible online training capabilities. Discover how this innovative approach is eliminating one company’s training backlog without losing the personal touch...

September 18

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Real Partnerships: The Apprenticeship Impact, Online Training Integration, and a Seat at the Table

As many companies in the Midlands focus on growth, they are also learning first-hand how partnering with Midlands Technical College helps them build their labor force and equip their current employees with the skills the company needs at the next...

August 14

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Real Pathways: MTC Lays Clearer Path for Students with Transfer, Articulation, and Bridge Agreements

​Students who apply to Midlands Technical College have many choices when it comes to continuing their higher education path after graduation. “Historically, Midlands Technical College has been the number one choice for students planning to transfer...

August 14

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Real Leadership: Leadership Society Opens Doors for MTC Students

One day, MTC student Abigail Eiler received an email from one of her instructors that would change her life. In the email, her instructor explained that because Eiler had a high grade-point average, she should look into joining MTC's chapter of the...

July 10

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New Partners Embrace Seventh Season of Harbison Theatre at MTC

Since its inception, Harbison Theatre at Midlands Technical College ( HT@MTC ) has relied on generous help from businesses and organizations in the Midlands to sponsor some of the larger performances and series that are offered each year. Capital...

June 12

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Real History: MTC’s Dental Hygiene Program is the oldest in the state

When Mary Hook first started working as a dental hygienist, developing x-rays was about as labor intensive as developing film for a major motion picture. Hook would dip one side of the x-ray into a liquid, then she fished it out of a tray and dipped...

June 12

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Real Experience: MTC’s adjunct instructors bring valuable career knowledge to the classroom

When Midlands Technical College adjunct instructor Melodie Hunnicutt talks psychology to her students, they listen. In addition to her 20 years of experience teaching at MTC, Hunnicutt has been a non-profit administrator in human service and clinic...

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