SRTC Foundation to Host Colquitt County Fundraiser

On the evening of Saturday, July 29th, The Foundation at Southern Regional Technical College is thrilled to present Dueling Pianos: A Southern Soiree in the ballroom of the Colquitt County Arts Center. Featuring the wildly talented Andrews Brothers, Dueling Pianos is a fun-filled musical party. Astoundingly, the Andrews Brothers know well over 1500 songs. Each song that they play throughout the evening is requested by guests, making the audience a part of the show. All song requests will...



SRTC Hosts State Legislators for Interactive Visit

Members of the House Committee for Higher Education are seen here taking place in a hands-on demonstration at SRTC’s Virtual Hospital in Thomasville, GA Thomasville, GA - Recently members of Georgia’s higher education committee from the State’s House of Representatives had an opportunity to spend time at Southern Regional Technical College’s (SRTC) Thomasville campus. While touring the facility, the representatives were able to experience first-hand the types of simulations...



Moultrie Federated Guild Presents Check to SRTC for Colquitt County Student Scholarships

Left to Right: SRTC President Dr. Craig Wentworth, Lesa Moser, Elizabeth Herndon, SRTC Provost Jim Glass On May 31st, Southern Regional Technical College (SRTC) was presented with a check in the amount of $2,000 by the Moultrie Federated Guild. The funds will be used to provide scholarships to Colquitt County students and were raised in conjunction with the 60th Annual 2017 Antique Show, held at SRTC from March 17th to 19th. On hand for the presentation was SRTC Provost Mr. Jim...



Colquitt Regional Medical Foundation Makes Substantial Donation to SRTC

Pictured (Left to Right): SRTC VP of Institutional Advancement Amy Maison, SRTC Foundation Trustee Bob Swadell, SRTC President Dr. Craig Wentworth, Colquitt Regional Medical Foundation Chair Hugh Ward, Colquitt Regional Foundation Trustee John Mark Mobley, Jr., Colquitt Regional President and CEO Jim Matney, and Colquitt Regional CFO Shamb Purohit The Southern Regional Technical College (SRTC) Foundation recently received a substantial donation from the Colquitt Regional Medical...



SRTC Nursing Students Benefit from State of the Art Technology

SRTC Telehealth Unit Southern Regional Technical College (SRTC) was recently able to procure some of the latest technology available to healthcare providers. The College is now the proud owner of two multi-faceted telehealth units. While not entirely new, telehealth is still a burgeoning industry, especially in rural areas. Telehealth encompasses a broad variety of technologies and tactics that allows providers to deliver virtual medical, health, and education services. Telehealth is...



TCSG Commissioner Gretchen Corbin to Speak at Commencement Ceremony

When Southern Regional Technical College (SRTC) holds its June 15th commencement ceremony at the Colquitt County High School gymnasium, they will welcome a very special keynote speaker. Gretchen Corbin, the Commissioner of the Technical College System of Georgia (TCSG), will impart words of wisdom on over 315 expected graduates. “Commencement ceremonies are defining moments in life. We are delighted to have Commissioner Corbin share this experience with our graduates, faculty, staff,...



SRTC Recognizes Distinguished Students

On May 23rd, 2017 the administration at Southern Regional Technical College (SRTC) recognized exceptional students achieving the honor of President’s List. The College also recognized students who earned Dean’s List and Merit List honors with a certificate. Each semester, SRTC recognizes students who have accomplished high academic achievement through the President’s List. In order to qualify for the President’s List, students must meet two criteria: earn a grade of “A” in all...



State Announces New Name for Grant Offering Free College Tuition

Atlanta, Ga. – A grant that enables certain technical education students in Georgia to receive free tuition now has a name that better reflects the grant’s goals. The HOPE Career Grant, formerly known as the Strategic Industries Workforce Development Grant, is available to HOPE Grant-qualified students who enroll in select majors specifically aligned with one of 12 industries in which there are more jobs available in Georgia than there are skilled workers to fill them. These...



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,...



Move On When Ready - A Parent's Perspective

Contributed by Carrie Viohl When I was a young mom of two toddlers, I felt pretty sure that I had the parenting thing figured out. Read a lot of books aloud, play imagination games on the floor, spend plenty of time exploring outside, feed a variety of good foods, bathe them on occasion, and give a lot of hugs. Easy! In truth, my husband and I have been blessed with really great kids, but as they race towards adulthood, we are realizing that helping them make choices in their teenage...



AT&T Makes Donation to SRTC Foundation

Pictured (Left to Right): Representative Darlene Taylor, Courtney Brinson, Dr. Craig Wentworth, and Amy Maison The Southern Regional Technical College (SRTC) Foundation recently received a generous donation from AT&T. They have long been a supporter of technical education, and have shown that support through numerous donations to the Foundation over the years. On Monday, May 15, 2017, AT&T Georgia’s Courtney Brinson, Regional Director for External Affairs, presented SRTC President...



SRTC Thomasville MA Students Recognized at Pinning Ceremony

Pictured left to right: Allison Barfield, Sherry Whitfield, Apryl Folson, Corrina Jones, Instructor Sherry Harrison, Danielle Griffin, Shonta Broadway, Deary Encina, and Dawn Bell Eight students were recently recognized at a Medical Assisting pinning ceremony held at Southern Regional Technical College’s (SRTC) Thomasville Campus. These students completed one semester of prerequisite coursework as well as multiple semesters of rigorous occupational coursework, including a series of...