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March 02

Blending Mariachi, Jazz, Funk, DJ Scratching and More – Troker Brings Fusion to the Midlands

Fill a cocktail shaker with the virtuosity of John Coltrane, the intensity of the Wu-Tang Clan, the groove of The Doors, and a shot of good, good Mexican tequila. Pour it on stage, and you’ve got a Troker concert. Troker is a veteran of both the...

March 01

Midlands Technical College Brings Home Two Awards at Greater Irmo Chamber Gala

Harbison Theatre at Midlands Technical College won the award for Nonprofit Organization of the Year from the Greater Irmo Chamber of Commerce. The award was presented at the Annual Greater Irmo Chamber Awards Night and Gala. Midlands Technical...

February 23

Ladysmith Black Mambazo will move to the rhythm in SOLD-OUT concert

​ WHAT: Worldwide sensation Ladysmith Black Mambazo will perform their award-winning songs and new original harmonies in a sold-out performance at Harbison Theatre at Midlands Technical College. WHO: Ladysmith Black Mambazo (LBM) is celebrating more...

February 23

South Carolina General Assembly Declares February 22, 2017 Harbison History Day in Honor of Black History Month

Harbison Institute alumna, Zadie Morris (right), who was raised on campus and was married on the campus, rang the bell at last year’s celebration. She is retired from a long career as a teacher with Lexington-Richland District 5. In support of Black...

February 14

Real Success: Midlands technology business grows with help from MTC

TCube Solutions is investing $1.7 million and adding 100 new jobs as it prepares to move into its new home in the Bull Street First Base Building in Columbia, S.C. Midlands Technical College offers companies like TCube a blueprint for success by...

February 14

Real History: S.C. General Assembly declares special day in honor of Black History Month

The South Carolina General Assembly has passed a resolution declaring February 22, 2017, as Harbison History Day in South Carolina in support of Black History Month. More than 120 legislators sponsored the resolution that honors the long tradition...

February 14

Real Accomplishment: MTC celebrates growing the college, making lives better, and leveraging goodwill

Click above to view the inaugural President's Report. At Midlands Technical College, the last academic year revealed our passion for providing higher education with real value to students; preparation for four-year and advanced degrees; and hands-on...

February 08

Midlands Technical College President Receives Richland One School District’s Highest Honor

Midlands Technical College President Dr. Ronald L. Rhames has been inducted into the Richland County School District One Hall of Fame. “As an alumnus of Richland School District One and Midlands Technical College, Ron is a powerful advocate for...

February 06

MTC Nursing Students Set State Record for Honors at State Convention

Midlands Technical College nursing student Katie McAbee (right) receives the Outstanding Community Health Participant Award at the Student Nurses’ Association of South Carolina State Convention. The Midlands Technical College Student Nurses’...

February 03

Tabitha Epperson Selected to Give Discussion on the Meaning of Home, What Happens After Loss, and What It Takes to Rebuild

What makes a house a “home?” Is it the location, the people, or the mementos on the walls? What part of “home” is permanent, and what can be washed away? MTC faculty member Tabitha Epperson will address those questions in her lecture, at Harbison...

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