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Forsyth Tech Hires New VP of Instructional Services, Chief Academic Officer

By Staff Forsyth Tech announces that Dr. Joel Welch has joined the college as the new vice president for Instructional Services and chief academic officer. Welch’s appointment became effective January 4, 2016. In his new role, Welch is responsible for all credit instruction at Forsyth Tech, which includes overseeing 68 […]

by · January 14, 2016 · 0 comments · Colleges & Univ, Education, Forsyth Tech
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Forsyth Tech to Open Multidisciplinary Science Lab 7 Days a Week to Meet Students’ Scheduling Needs

Innovative Offering a First in U.S. Higher Education Forsyth Tech students enrolled in Biology, Chemistry, Anatomy, Physiology and Biotechnology courses will soon have more flexibility to fulfill required science lab classes. Beginning January 7, 2016, the college’s state-of-the-art Science Skills Lab (SSL) will extend its hours of operation to between […]

by · December 17, 2015 · 0 comments · Colleges & Univ, Education, Forsyth Tech
Forsyth Tech’s Women’s Center Makes Impact

Forsyth Tech’s Women’s Center Makes Impact

By: Kerri Hughes Forsyth Tech’s Shugart Center for Women has been in operation for over 15 years and offers dozens of services to female students. The idea for the center was formed by Gloria Sexton in 1998. In 2002, the center received an endowment from Mr. Grover F. Shugart, CEO […]

by · December 10, 2015 · 0 comments · Colleges & Univ, Forsyth Tech
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Scholarship Announced to Help Low-Income Students Attend Forsyth Tech

By Staff Mayor Allen Joines and Mayor Pro Tempore Vivian H. Burke today announced they are jointly sponsoring a new scholarship program that will allow public-housing, subsidized-housing or low-income students to attend Forsyth Technical Community College. The Burke/Joines scholarships will pay the full tuition for up to six semesters at […]

by · December 3, 2015 · 0 comments · Education, Forsyth Tech, High Schools
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Forsyth Tech Transportation Students Place 1st and 6th in National Competition

By Staff   Forsyth Tech Transportation Technology student Daniel Hanna won first place in the American Trucking Associations’ 2015 Technology & Maintenance Council’s National Student Technician Competition, TMC FutureTech 2015, held in Orlando, Fla., recently. The Greensboro-based WheelTime Network, North America’s largest dedicated service and parts network for quality vehicle […]

by · November 5, 2015 · 0 comments · Colleges & Univ, Education, Forsyth Tech
student created clay models as part of a “Character Bible” assignment that required them to develop a biography of the character, sketches of the character in various poses, and 25 different facial expressions for the character.

Forsyth Tech Named Centre of Excellence for Digital Effects & Animation by Canadian-Based Toon Boom

By Staff Forsyth Tech’s Digital Effects & Animation Program has been named a Toon Boom Centre of Excellence, the first U.S. community college to receive this designation, putting the DEA program on par with some of the best digital design schools in the world. The college underwent a rigorous application […]

by · October 20, 2015 · 0 comments · Colleges & Univ, Education, Forsyth Tech
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Forsyth Tech & Fallen Linemen Foundation Provide Scholarships to College’s Thriving Lineman Program

By Staff Forsyth Tech’s Electrical Linemen Program, located at the college’s Northwest Forsyth Center in King, is earning a national reputation for its affordability, top-notch instruction, state-of-the-art facilities and job placement statistics. And thanks to scholarships made available through the Fallen Linemen Foundation, a limited number of qualified students each […]

by · October 2, 2015 · 0 comments · Colleges & Univ, Education, Forsyth Tech

Venture Innovation Café™ at 525@vine to Spotlight Support Available to Winston-Salem’s Small Businesses

By Staff On September 17th, small business owners and those who are planning to start one have an opportunity to learn about the wide range of support available to current and prospective small-business owners in Winston-Salem at the Venture Innovation Café™. This free event, which will run from 10:30am to 8pm, is […]

by · September 14, 2015 · 0 comments · Community, Downtown, Education, Forsyth Tech, Wake Forest

Do You Use LinkedIn? Advice for Small Business People

In response to our clients’ needs, we now offer several business clinics. They are hands-on opportunities for people to enhance their skills regarding marketing and sales, business cards creation, presentation, business pitches, and much more. These clinics have quickly proven to be very beneficial to the business owners that have […]

by · August 31, 2015 · Comments are Disabled · Colleges & Univ, Education, Forsyth Tech

Forsyth Tech Goes the Extra Mile: A Story of Two Instructors and Two Students

Forsyth Tech fulfills its mission to help students graduate in a number of significant ways.  Recently, two graduates of the Global Logistics Technology program experienced first-hand how the college goes above and beyond to help students complete their degree. Demetria Ledbetter, program coordinator for Global Logistics Technology, discovered that two […]

by · August 26, 2015 · 0 comments · Colleges & Univ, Education, Forsyth Tech