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March 13

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Real Priorities: MTC Legislative Focus for 2018

Midlands Technical College leaders and community stakeholders are calling upon the State Legislature to ensure a high-quality technical college education remains accessible and affordable; to enhance MTC’s ability to offer scholarships for programs...

March 12

Daniel Radcliffe and Joshua McGuire in Rosencrantz and Guildenstern Are Dead

Two Shakespearean Mischief-Makers Appear on Screen at Harbison Theatre at Midlands Technical College

The hilarious comedy straight from the classic tale of Hamlet – Rosencrantz & Guildenstern Are Dead brings audiences two supporting characters who take their own spotlight in this original play. Filmed in the revered Old Vic Theatre in London,...

February 28

The Breakwomb Cast

YouTube Stars, Hollywood Veterans, and Hilarious Mommas – Comedy Troupe “The BreakWomb” Comes to the Midlands

Based in Los Angeles, the mommas of The BreakWomb are veterans of some of the most well-known comedy shows and movies, and they have become breakout YouTube stars with daily videos targeted towards mothers who need a laugh. These hilarious women...

February 21

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Harbison Institute Alumna Returns to MTC to Celebrate 100th Birthday on Harbison History Day

MTC President Ronald L. Rhames and MTC Commission Chair Garry Powers join Harbison Institute alumni in ringing the original Harbison Institute bell. MTC preserved the original bell from 1882, dedicating it in a new bell pavilion on the Harbison...

February 13

Military Badge

Real Value: MTC named a Best College for veterans by Military Times

Military Times has selected Midlands Technical College (MTC) as a Military Times Best College for 2018 “We celebrate our student veterans and are proud to be a Military Times Best College,” said MTC President Dr. Ronald L. Rhames. “At MTC, we...

February 13

Picture of Cyntia Seumo

Real Education: MTC education helps student land job before graduation

When Cyntia Seumo was awarded a scholarship from Midlands TechHire at Midlands Technical College (MTC), she says her life started clicking. Only 18 weeks after beginning her first class at MTC, Cyntia completed training in the Desktop and Server...

February 13

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Real Differences: MTC programs rank in the top 50 in the United States for student diversity

Diverse: Issues in Higher Education has ranked MTC in the top 100 colleges in the United States (#87) in terms of African-American students earning associate degrees. This is the sixth consecutive year MTC has been designated as a top 100 producer...

February 13

Midlands Technical College Named a Best College for Veterans by Military Times

Military Times has selected Midlands Technical College as a Military Times Best College for 2018. In its assessment of colleges, the Military Times documents the array of services, special rules, accommodations, and financial incentives offered to...

February 13

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National Association Presents Top Award to MTC’s Alan Grier for Contributions to Manufacturing Workforce

Midlands Technical College instructor Dr. Alan Grier has received the Innovative ATC Workforce Development Award from the National Coalition of Advanced Technology Centers (NCATC). The award recognizes outstanding workforce development professionals...

February 12

Pilobolus

Pilobolus, the Modern Dance Troupe Known for Pushing Envelopes and Thrilling Audiences, Comes to the Midlands

Pilobolus is a rebellious dance company. For 45 years, the troupe has tested the limits of human physicality to explore the beauty and the power of connected bodies. The company brings decades of expertise in telling stories with the human form to...

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