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July 29, 2014
Gwinnett Tech Photography Program Hosts 2014 Portfolio Show
The 2014 graduating seniors of Gwinnett Technical College's Photography program will display their work at a portfolio presentation at Hot Pan Productions in Buford on Aug. 16 from 6:30 p.m. – 9:30 p.m. Governor Nathan Deal, University System of Georgia and Technical College System of Georgia Announce
The campaign will encourage many of the more than one million Georgians who have completed some college to return and finish their degrees.

July 25, 2014
Gwinnett Tech Surgical Technology Students Ace Credentialing Exam

July 23, 2014
Gwinnett Tech Adds Social Media Concentration for Fall Semester
Gwinnett Technical College now offers a degree and diploma in social media, providing students the skills and techniques needed to harness the power of social media for business.

July 15, 2014
Gwinnett Tech Medical Assisting Students Earn 100 Percent Pass Rate on National Certification Exam

July 02, 2014
Gwinnett Tech Now Offering Engineering Technology Program
Gwinnett Technical College is launching a new Engineering Technology associate degree program, now accepting students for Fall Semester 2014. Classes start August 20.

June 30, 2014
Gwinnett Tech Introduces Logistics Program
Gwinnett Technical College will now offer a Logistics Management concentration within the college's Business Management program, helping train the workforce for one of Georgia's fastest growing industries.

June 24, 2014
HIT Certificate Equips Students for One of Georgia's Fastest Growing Fields
If you blend health care with computers you get Health Information Technology (HIT).

June 03, 2014
Gwinnett Tech and Georgia Tech Partner to Sponsor Educational Series for Area Manufacturers
Gwinnett Tech and Georgia Tech are partnering to present "Energy Management Systems: Finding Cost Savings in New Ways," a luncheon event in the Manufacturing Growth Education Series.

May 20, 2014
Gwinnett Tech Hires Executive Director of Institutional Development
Perry Roberts has been named Executive Director of Institutional Development at Gwinnett Technical College. Roberts is a seasoned veteran in higher education advancement with strong ties to the Gwinnett and North Fulton communities that GTC serves.

May 09, 2014
Gwinnett Tech Celebrates 2014 Commencement
Gwinnett Tech faculty, staff and students celebrated commencement this week, with almost 600 graduates crossing the stage at the Gwinnett Arena.

May 01, 2014
Commissioner Announces Search Committee for Next President of Gwinnett Technical College
Technical College System of Georgia Commissioner Ron Jackson has announced the creation of a search committee that will assist him in the process of selecting the next president of Gwinnett Technical College.

April 28, 2014
Gwinnett Tech Training for In Demand Health Information Technology (HIT) Jobs
Gwinnett Technical College is now accepting applications for its one-year certificate program in Health Information Technology.

April 25, 2014
Gwinnett Tech Celebrates Student Achievement at Awards Event; Aidan Hegarty Named 2014 Distinguished Student

April 23, 2014
Jermaine Whirl Named Dean of Business and Art & Design at Gwinnett Tech
Prior to joining Gwinnett Tech, Whirl was the Dean of Adult Education at Savannah Technical College and a visiting professor in Georgia Southern University's College of Business Administration.

April 22, 2014
Gwinnett Tech's Respiratory Care Program Receives Credentialing Success Award
Gwinnett Technical College's Respiratory Care program has received the Distinguished RRT Credentialing Success Award from the Commission on Accreditation for Respiratory Care (CoARC), an honor earned only by a select group of programs across the country.

April 17, 2014
David H. Welden Named Interim President of Gwinnett Technical College
Ron Jackson, Commissioner of the Technical College System of Georgia, has appointed David H. Welden to serve as interim president of Gwinnett Technical College (GTC).

April 16, 2014
Gwinnett Tech Women in Technology on Campus Chapter Concluding Strong Year
Chapter Provides Support for Women in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics Programs

April 14, 2014
Gwinnett Technical College and Valdosta State University Sign Pathway Program Agreements
Gwinnett Technical College and Valdosta State University signed Pathway Program agreements on Monday, April 14.

April 10, 2014
Gwinnett Tech Diagnostic Medical Sonography Program Earns Accreditation
Gwinnett Tech's new Diagnostic Medical Sonography Program is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs upon the recommendation of the Joint Review Committee on Education in Diagnostic Medical Sonography.

April 04, 2014
Horticulture Students Selling House Plants, Perennials, Herbs and More:
April 15 – 17, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

April 03, 2014
Gwinnett Tech Students Shine at SkillsUSA State Competition

March 19, 2014
Gwinnett Tech Student Named International VP for Collegiate DECA

March 18, 2014
Gwinnett Tech Training for In Demand Health Information Technology (HIT) Jobs
Gwinnett Technical College is now accepting applications for its one-year certificate program in Health Information Technology (HIT), which trains professionals for one of the fastest growing fields in the healthcare sector.

March 12, 2014
Gwinnett Tech to Host Global Business Forum
Gwinnett Technical College's Global Business Forum will draw international business leaders to campus on March 25 for a discussion on international business trends and practices.

March 07, 2014
Spending Associated with Gwinnett Technical College has $71.3 Million Impact
How much does the area served by Gwinnett Technical College benefit economically from spending that is either directly or indirectly related to the college?

February 25, 2014
Gwinnet Tech Hosts Atlanta Science Festival Event
Learn how science can be your launching pad for more than 30 different careers and explore the science behind the scenes through tours and interactive activities at Science Works, March 27, 6 to 9 p.m., on the Gwinnett Tech campus.

February 18, 2014
Gwinnett Tech and Georgia Tech Partner to Sponsor Educational Series for Area Manufacturers
Gwinnett Tech and Georgia Tech are partnering to present "Understanding Your Environmental Footprint," a luncheon event in the Manufacturing Growth Education Series.

January 23, 2014
Gwinnett Tech Announces Latest Dean's List Scholars
Gwinnett Tech has announced Dean's List scholars for Fall Semester 2013, and will honor the group at a campus reception with faculty and college leaders on Feb. 11.

January 21, 2014
Gwinnett Technical College Names 2014 Instructor of the Year
Mehmet Kilinc, program director for the Information Security Specialist program at Gwinnett Technical College, has been honored with the college's 2014 Rick Perkins Award of Excellence in Technical Education.

January 16, 2014
Gwinnett Tech Posting Record Enrollment Growth for Academic Year
With college students just settling back into classes for Spring Semester, it's clear that Gwinnett Tech is in the midst of a record year for enrollment growth.

January 15, 2014
Gwinnett Tech Earns Education Digital Marketing Awards
Gwinnett Technical College has earned top honors in the Education Digital Marketing Awards, a national program which recognizes the best educational websites, digital content, electronic communications, mobile media and social media.

January 14, 2014
Free Tax Preparation Offered at Gwinnett Tech
Looking for help preparing and filing your taxes? Gwinnett Technical College is once again partnering with AARP Tax-Aide to offer free income tax preparation and tax counseling for community residents and Gwinnett Tech students, faculty and staff.

January 07, 2014
Junior Achievement Lessons Help High School Students See into the Future
Years before college is a reality for them, North Springs High School students in Sandy Springs are already learning key lessons from Gwinnett Tech staff members.

January 06, 2014
New Year Ushers in New GED® Program and Test
The new year brought with it a new GED® program and test takers at Gwinnett Technical College's GED® Testing Center were among the first in the state to experience the new 2014 GED® test.

January 05, 2014
Gwinnett Tech Educators Out in Force for Principal for a Day Program

January 03, 2014
Gwinnett Tech Student Named One of Georgia's 2014 EAGLE Delegates
Gwinnett Tech student Syedah Hill has been named one of Georgia's 2014 EAGLE (Exceptional Adult Georgian in Literacy Education) delegates for her outstanding performance in adult education.

December 12, 2013
Gwinnett Tech Interiors Students Deliver Creativity and Sustainable Design Concepts to Gwinnett Clean and Beautiful
Gwinnett Technical College (GTC) Interiors students have teamed up and put their talents to the test to design an environmentally-friendly office space for Gwinnett Clean and Beautiful (GCB).

December 10, 2013
Gwinnett Technical College Named a Finalist for TCSG's 2013 Perdue Award

November 25, 2013
Gwinnett Tech Inducts New Class for Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society

November 19, 2013
Gwinnett Tech Names Shelly Dirig 2014 GOAL Winner

November 07, 2013
Gwinnett Tech and Georgia Tech Partner to Sponsor Educational Series for Area Manufacturers
Gwinnett Tech and Georgia Tech are partnering to present

November 04, 2013
GTC Radiologic Technologists Earn 100-Percent Certification Pass Rate
Radiologic Technologists from Gwinnett Technical College have cause for celebration this week. For the eighth consecutive year, 100-percent of GTC graduates who took the national certifying exam passed it on the first attempt.

October 29, 2013
Gwinnett Tech Construction Management Program Ranked No. 7 in Nation

October 24, 2013
Gwinnett Tech Chooses New Student Ambassadors
Gwinnett Technical College (GTC) has chosen 32 students as the Lambda Class of Student Ambassadors, serving GTC until the fall of 2014.

October 10, 2013
Horticulture Students Selling Flowers, Ferns, Veggies and More
It's time again for one of autumn's most time-honored local traditions: Gwinnett Tech's Fall Plant Sale, a community event hosted by the Environmental Horticulture program.

October 08, 2013
Gwinnett Tech's Justine Lynch is State's GED Chief Examiner™ of the Year
Justine Lynch, Chief GED® Examiner at Gwinnett Technical College, has been named the GED Chief Examiner™ of the Year by the Technical College System of Georgia.

October 03, 2013
Gwinnett Tech Honors Scholars at Dean's List Reception
During its recent Dean's List Reception, Gwinnett Technical College faculty and administration honored about 950 of the college's most accomplished students.

October 02, 2013
Gwinnett Tech Training for In Demand Health Information Technology (HIT) Jobs
GTC is now accepting applications for its one-year certificate program in Health Information Technology (HIT), which trains professionals for one of the fastest growing fields in the healthcare sector.

October 01, 2013
Gwinnett Tech Cardiovascular Technology Program Gains Initial Accreditation
Gwinnett Technical College has achieved an important milestone in its Cardiovascular Technology program, earning its initial accreditation with the largest accrediting organization in the health sciences field.

September 24, 2013
Vet Tech Students Ace National Exam with 100-Percent Pass Rate
Gwinnett Tech's Veterinary Technology program has once again secured a 100-percent pass rate on the Veterinary Technician National Exam (VTNE) this testing session, continuing its 15-year history of nearly perfect performance on the key exam.

September 19, 2013
Gwinnett Tech Names Adjunct Instructor of the Year

September 18, 2013
Gwinnett Tech Now Accepting Applicants for Health Information Technology Program

September 17, 2013
Gwinnett Tech Hosts Open House for Health Science Programs on Oct. 3

September 10, 2013
Gwinnett Tech Continues to See Increasing Enrollment
Strong growth at Gwinnett Technical College continues this term, with total enrollment for Fall Semester 2013 now at 7,040, an increase of 5.3 percent over last year. Students have enrolled in 62,576 credit hours, a 4.3 percent year-to-year increase.

August 29, 2013
Gwinnett Tech EMT Program Ranked Among Nation's Top 20 in Providing a High ROI to Students
GTC has been recognized for offering an Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) program with a significantly higher than average return on investment.

August 20, 2013
Gwinnett Tech and Georgia Tech Partner to Sponsor Educational Series for Area Manufacturers
Gwinnett Technical College and Georgia Tech are partnering to present "Strategic Thinking: A Practical Guide to Total Company Involvement," a luncheon event that is part of the Manufacturing Growth Education Series.

July 31, 2013
GTC Surgical Tech Students Ace National Exams – Again
For the third year running, students in Gwinnett Tech's Surgical Technology Program have achieved a 100-percent pass rate on the Certified Surgical Technologist exam.

July 23, 2013
Gwinnett Tech Hosts MAGIC (Mentoring a Girl in Construction) Summer Camp
Now in its seventh year, the camp is hosted by the Sugarloaf Chapter of the National Association of Women in Construction (NAWIC) to introduce young women to the opportunities available in the construction industry.

July 22, 2013
Gwinnett Tech Photography Program Hosts 2013 Portfolio Show
The 2013 graduating seniors of Gwinnett Tech's Photography program will display their work with a portfolio presentation at the Defoor Centre in Atlanta, beginning with an opening night reception on Aug. 1 from 7 p.m. – 9 p.m.

July 12, 2013
Cisco Awards $100,000 Grant to Gwinnett Technical College
Cisco has awarded GTC a $100,000 grant to fund the college's Accelerated Learning Program, which provides academic support to students entering college to improve their academic progress and further their success at the college level.

June 27, 2013
GTC's Gwinnett Advancement Program (GAP) Receives Funding Award from the Atlanta Regional Commission
The ARC has provided funding for GAP since the program's inception in 2007 through the Services to Youth as an Emerging Workforce grant.

June 26, 2013
Adapt Courseware Awards Gwinnett Technical College with Adaptive Learning Research Grant
Adapt Courseware has awarded GTC with a $20,000 research grant to implement multiple adaptive learning sections of Introduction to Psychology and Introduction to Sociology.

June 17, 2013
Gwinnett Technical College Joins Achieving the Dream National Reform Network
Achieving the Dream today welcomed its newest set of colleges, including Gwinnett Technical College (GTC), into the National Reform Network, which now counts more than 200 institutions working to significantly improve student success.

June 04, 2013
Gwinnett Tech's Diagnostic Medical Sonography Program Offers Free OB Ultrasounds
Gwinnett Tech's Diagnostic Medical Sonography program now offers OB ultrasounds at no charge. The service is offered on campus on Tuesdays and Thursdays.

May 31, 2013
Gwinnett Tech & Southern Polytechnic State University Partner on Bioscience Education
The partnership with Southern Polytechnic State University (SPSU) in Marietta, providing a seamless transition for Gwinnett Tech's Bioscience Technology graduates to complete the university's bachelor degree program in Biotechnology.

May 29, 2013
Respiratory Care Students Achieve 100 Percent Pass Rate on National Board Exams
Gwinnett Technical College's Respiratory Care students have achieved a 100 percent pass rate on the National Board for Respiratory Care's Registered Respiratory Therapist (RRT) Examinations.

May 28, 2013
Gwinnett Tech Celebrates 2013 Commencement
Hundreds of Gwinnett Tech graduates celebrated commencement this month, and the college is on pace to confer over 2,500 graduation awards for the academic year.

May 10, 2013
Gwinnett Senior Leadership Now Accepting Applications for 2013 – 2014 Class
Gwinnett Senior Leadership (GSL) is accepting applications for its 2013–2014 leadership class until July 1.

April 16, 2013
Gwinnett Tech Celebrates Student Achievement at Awards Event; Alfred Sanalila Named 2013 Distinguished Student
Gwinnett Technical College honored hundreds of its high achieving students last night, recognizing leaders in academics, program excellence, leadership and community outreach.

April 12, 2013
Gwinnett Middle School Student Takes Third Place in the 2013 Manufacturing Appreciation Week Student Design Contest
Dong Ouk (Joseph) Chung, an eighth grader from Hull Middle School in Suwanee, has been recognized by Lieutenant Governor Casey Cagle for winning third place in his division for the 2013 Manufacturing Appreciation Week (MAW) Student Design Contest.

April 09, 2013
Gwinnett Tech Students Receive More Than $322,000 in Scholarships
The Gwinnett Tech Foundation awarded more than 260 scholarships for academic excellence and achievement to Gwinnett Tech students this year, totaling just over $322,000.

April 04, 2013
Gwinnett Tech Horticulture Program Hosts Annual Spring Plant Sale April 16-18
Gwinnett Technical College's Horticulture program is hosting its annual spring plant sale from April 16 – 18, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., at the Gwinnett Technical College Greenhouse.

April 02, 2013
Gwinnett Tech Instructors Introduce the Bioscience Field to Gwinnett High School Students
GTC recently hosted 40 North Gwinnett High School biotechnology students, giving the students a "up close and personal" look at careers in the fast-growing bioscience field with a tour and demonstrations in GTC's Life Sciences Center.

March 05, 2013
Gwinnett Tech Alumnus Leads Life-Saving Team
Gwinnett Technical College alumnus and Alpharetta paramedic Matt Caswell recently led a team of firefighters and EMTs to save a man in sudden cardiac arrest.

February 28, 2013
Three Gwinnett Tech Graduates Receive Early Education STAR Scholarship
Three Gwinnett Technical College (GTC) Early Childhood Care and Education graduates have been awarded the Birth Through Five (B-5) STAR scholarship from Georgia State University's Department of Early Childhood Education.

February 26, 2013
Georgia's Technical Colleges and Private Colleges Agree to Credit Hour Transfer & Acceptance
Gwinnett Technical College graduates who want to continue their education at a four-year college now have an easier pathway into Georgia private colleges.

February 22, 2013
Gwinnett Tech Adjunct Instructor Receives Regional Award for Proposal on Online Learning Communities
Gwinnett Technical College (GTC) adjunct English instructor Dr. Cynthia Gregory is the 2013 Nell Ann Pickett Award Winner, recognized by the Two-Year College English Association – Southeast (TYCA-SE).

February 20, 2013
Gwinnett Tech and Georgia Tech Host Health Information Technology (HIT) Leaders to Mark Certificate Program Launch
Administrators from GTC and the Georgia Institute of Technology will brief leaders from healthcare, education and business about the colleges' Health Information Technology (HIT) education partnership.

February 08, 2013
Gwinnett Technical College Names 2013 Instructor of the Year
Dr. Penny Joyner Waddell, speech program director at Gwinnett Technical College, has been honored with the college's 2013 Rick Perkins Award of Excellence in Technical Education.

January 22, 2013
Free Tax Preparation Offered at Gwinnett Tech
Filing your taxes needn't be hard or stressful! Gwinnett Technical College is once again partnering with AARP Tax-Aide to offer free income tax preparation and tax counseling for community residents and Gwinnett Tech students, faculty and staff.

January 10, 2013
Gwinnett Tech Launches Certificate Program in Health Information Technology
GTC is launching a one-year certificate program in Health Information Technology (HIT), training professionals for one of the fastest growing fields in the healthcare sector.

January 03, 2013
Eagle Scout Service Project Focuses on Gwinnett Tech Landscape
Scientists and environmentalists studying ways to minimize the heat island effect might want to consult Eagle Scout Brian Dalyrmple about the strategies he implemented on the Gwinnett Tech campus.

December 18, 2012
Gwinnett Tech Faculty Member Wins 2012 Friend of Tourism Award
Dr. Mark Newton, program director of the Hotel, Restaurant and Tourism Management program at Gwinnett Technical College, has been honored by the Gwinnett Convention and Visitors Bureau as a 2012 Friend of Tourism.

December 14, 2012
Post Promoted to Gwinnett Tech Vice President of Student Affairs
Julie L. Post is Gwinnett Technical College's new vice president of student affairs. Post, who joined Gwinnett Tech in 2004, previously served as executive director of institutional research and effectiveness for the college.

December 07, 2012
Gwinnett Tech Honored with Healthcare Excellence Award
The Gwinnett Chamber of Commerce has honored Gwinnett Technical College for its contribution to the continued well-being of Gwinnett and metro Atlanta citizens through

November 20, 2012
Gwinnett Tech Names Kimberly Horn 2013 GOAL Winner
Kimberly Horn, a business administrative technology student, is the winner of Gwinnett Technical College's 2013 Georgia Occupational Award of Leadership (GOAL).

November 19, 2012
GTC Honored at Partnership Gwinnett Economic Development Summit
GTC was named the Imagination Award winner at the Gwinnett Chamber's Partnership Gwinnett Community and Economic Development Summit last week, with President Sharon Bartels honored for her vision and leadership.

November 15, 2012
Gwinnett Tech Grad Receives National Award for Leadership in Early Education
James Peas, a preschool teacher at the D. Scott Hudgens, Jr. Early Education Center, has received the Leader of Men and Children Award from an interest group for the National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC).

November 13, 2012
Quick Start, Ricoh Electronics, Inc. Announce Training Initiative
Ricoh Electronics, Inc., one of the largest North American producers of high-quality thermal papers and thermal labels, is creating 58 jobs in a 35,500-square-foot expansion of its thermal media coating facility in Lawrenceville, Ga.

October 23, 2012
Gwinnett Tech Chooses New Student Ambassadors
Gwinnett Technical College (GTC) has chosen 26 students as the Kappa Class of Student Ambassadors, serving GTC until the fall of 2013.

October 19, 2012
GTC Foundation Board Receives State Award for Dedication and Service
The Board of Trustees of the Gwinnett Tech Foundation has been honored for "dedicated work and exceptional service" by the state Technical College Foundation Association (TCFA).

October 18, 2012
Georgia Partnership for Excellence in Education to Visit Gwinnett Tech
GTC will be a stop on the Georgia Partnership for Excellence in Education's 2012 Bus Trip Across Georgia on Oct. 23.

October 11, 2012
The Scott Hudgens Family Foundation Donates up to $2 Million to Gwinnett Tech
The Scott Hudgens Family Foundation has pledged up to $2 million to Gwinnett Technical College (GTC) to support and expand programs that train the healthcare and life sciences workforce for the region.

October 10, 2012
Gwinnett Tech Horticulture Program Hosts Fall Plant Sale October 16 – 18
Gwinnett Technical College's Environmental Horticulture program is hosting its annual community plant sale October 16 – 18, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., in the campus greenhouse near Building 600.

October 09, 2012
Gwinnett Tech Surgical Technology Students Volunteer with MedShare
Students in GTC's Surgical Technology program will leave the classroom and OR behind this week to spend a day volunteering at Med Share on Thurs., Oct 11, helping pack surgical and other medical supplies for shipment to developing countries.

October 03, 2012
Gwinnett Tech Volunteers Ready for Gwinnett Great Days of Service
Gwinnett Tech faculty, staff and students are gearing up for Gwinnett Great Days of Service this Fri., Oct. 5, with more than 200 volunteers preparing for a day of outreach and work on six projects. Gwinnett Tech Honors Best and Brightest at Dean's List Reception
GTC honored its most accomplished students at a special reception for Dean's List recipients last week. The first-time event drew more than 200 honorees who received their awards from the deans of their programs. \

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