Veteran Gets His Hands on Success at SRTC

“I piddled around and fell in love with this,” Josh McDuffie said as he stands in the brightly lit electrical systems classroom. Fully stocked with coils of cables, walls of wiring projects in progress, and bins of assorted tools and fittings, the classroom looks like a cross between a construction site and aisle five of The Home Depot. While he is now perfectly at home in that environment, Josh’s path to the Electrical Construction and Maintenance program at Southern Regional...



Military Injury Opens the Door to a New Career for Army Vet

Phaylyn Murphy On the evening of Saturday, July 29th, The Foundation of Southern Regional Technical College recognized the inaugural Distinguished Alumni Award Winners during the foundation’s first annual Dueling Pianos event in Moultrie, Georgia. Those recognized were Phalyn Murphy, Jason Jacobs, and Meghan McBride. This week and in following weeks, this series of articles will introduce readers to the three distinguished alumni, who all began their careers as students at SRTC. ...



SRTC Green Zone Helps Vets Navigate College

Contributed by Carrie Viohl On the last Monday of May, most of us gather together with folks we love to enjoy picnics, beach parties, and backyard BBQs. As a nation, we love to celebrate Memorial Day, the unofficial kick-off to summer! It’s such a fun and festive long weekend that we sometimes forget that Memorial Day is, in fact, a day to remember the American military service men and women who have made the ultimate sacrifice. For the families who have lost a soldier, sailor, airman,...