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CCD Micro-Doc – Forsyth Tech Transportation Technology’s 2015 Open House & Cruise-In

CCD Micro-Doc – Forsyth Tech Transportation Technology’s 2015 Open House & Cruise-In

  Forsyth Tech’s Transportation Technology Center is home to the college’s race car, collision repair and refinishing, automotive systems, heavy equipment and transport, motorcycle repair and recreational vehicle maintenance & repair technology programs.  On Saturday, March 28th, they played host to the Second Annual Open House & Cruise-In. Car, truck […]

by · March 29, 2015 · 0 comments · Colleges & Univ, Education, Forsyth Tech
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Farming 2.0: How Forsyth Tech is Reinventing NC’s Agriculture Training

By Michael A. Wiseman   It would’ve been easy to mistake Forsyth Tech’s Stokes County Center for the local feed and seed store Saturday morning. Instead of students and textbooks, there were Carhartts, overalls, flannel shirts, and ball caps. Men wore their working boots. Calloused hands told stories of cold […]

by · March 2, 2015 · 0 comments · Colleges & Univ, Education, Forsyth Tech
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Scholarship Opportunity Available for Adults & High School Seniors

By Staff In keeping with its mission to help individuals achieve financial wellness throughout all stages of life, The Center for Smart Financial Choices (CFSFC) announced its second set of scholarship opportunities for current or rising college students. The scholarships offer not only financial assistance, but include a financial education […]

Forsyth Tech Opens New Location at 525@Vine

Forsyth Tech Opens New Location at 525@Vine

By Staff   Forsyth Tech officially opened its newest location Wednesday at 525@vine in Wake Forest Innovation Quarter in downtown Winston-Salem, which is now home to the college’s Business & Industry Services Division. 525@vine, a former tobacco factory that was recently redeveloped and renovated into a mixed-used laboratory and office building, […]

by · October 10, 2014 · 1 comment · Colleges & Univ, Education, Forsyth Tech
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Gov. Pat McCrory Recognizes Forsyth Tech on Manufacturing Day

By Staff   North Carolina Governor Pat McCrory visited Triumph Actuation in Clemmons Friday afternoon as part of Manufacturing Day activities and credited Forsyth Tech’s Customized Job Training Programs as models for the development of a skilled manufacturing workforce. Forsyth Tech President Dr. Gary Green and Dean of Business & […]

by · October 4, 2014 · 0 comments · Colleges & Univ, Education, Forsyth Tech
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Pilot Program Aimed at Improving Digital Literacy Among Disadvantaged Adults Graduates First Class

By Staff On Friday a very excited group of students were able to take home a piece of technology that many of us take for granted every day; their own lap top computer. Not only did these students receive computers, they also became the first graduates of the five-week pilot […]

by · September 12, 2014 · 0 comments · Education, Forsyth Tech
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Forsyth Tech to Hold Information Sessions for Short-Term Worker Training Classes in Stokes Co

By Staff   Forsyth Tech in Stokes County has received a $90,000 Rural Community Mobilization Grant through the NC Department of Commerce to provide short-term job training to the unemployed and underemployed in Stokes County. The program is designed to connect qualified residents with full-time jobs and new careers, and […]

by · September 2, 2014 · 0 comments · Colleges & Univ, Education, Forsyth Tech
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Pope Foundation Makes Two-Year $52,000 Gift to Forsyth Tech

By Staff Forsyth Tech has announced that the Lawrence E. Pope Foundation is giving the college a gift of $52,000, which will be distributed over a two-year period and used to update and expand the college’s Diesel and Heavy Equipment Technology program. A presentation of the initial grant check in […]

by · July 12, 2014 · 0 comments · Education, Forsyth Tech
Career Center Students Awarded Scholarships from Home Builders Association of Winston-Salem

Career Center Students Awarded Scholarships from Home Builders Association of Winston-Salem

By Staff The Homebuilders Association of Winston-Salem was the first business partner of a secondary education program in the state of North Carolina. A partnership with the Winston-Salem/Forsyth County Schools and Forsyth Technical Community College, the carpentry curriculum is designed to train students to construct residential structures using standard building […]

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Forsyth Tech Expands Summer Course Offerings, Introduces Early and Late Sessions

By Staff Forsyth Tech is expanding its summer 2014 course offerings from 490 to 640, including the introduction of nearly 150 new Science, Technology, Engineering & Math (STEM) and college prep classes. Among the courses being added are anatomy and physiology, math, information technology, developmental math, English and reading. In […]