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Dual Enrollment Students Build Beds for Local Foster Kids.

Southern Regional Technical College (SRTC) Dual Enrollment Construction students at Colquitt County High School (CCHS) are working hard on a critical project: Handcrafting beds for local kids in foster care. Thanks to a partnership with The Forgotten Initiative (TFI), these students are meeting an unmet need in Moultrie and Colquitt County. TFI is a 501c3 nonprofit organization that supports agencies, foster families, and children in foster care by helping individuals across the...



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Peanut Butter & Jelly Time! SRTC Students Donate to the Thomas County Food Bank.

On the morning of September 3, the Thomas County Food Bank and Outreach Center received a donation of several dozen jars of peanut butter and jelly, the result of a food drive presented by the Student Government Association of Southern Regional Technical College (SRTC) – Thomasville. The drive, aptly named “Peanut Butter & Jelly Time!” resulted in several boxfuls of donated staple items, as well as increased awareness within the SRTC college community about the needs of local...



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Moultrie-Colquitt County Chamber of Commerce Partners with SRTC College to Support Students

For over 15 years, the Moultrie-Colquitt County Chamber of Commerce has partnered with Southern Regional Technical College (SRTC) in a joint effort to support the Georgia Occupational Award of Leadership (GOAL) program. Annually, technical college instructors across Georgia identify their most promising students and nominate them for GOAL based on academic achievement and personal leadership. The Chamber’s Work Force Committee is a financial sponsor of SRTC’s GOAL program. Chamber of...



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SRTC representatives graduate from the Georgia Academy for Economic Development

The Board of the Georgia Academy for Economic Development announces graduates from the 2018 Region 10 Multi-Day Training Program. Class participants represented a number of professional and non-professional economic development fields, including elected officials, public servants, business leaders, educators, and social service providers from 10 counties in Southwest Georgia. The Academy provided each of the graduates an opportunity to gain a unique understanding of the complexities of...



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Southern Regional Technical College named the Large Business of the Year by the Thomasville - Thomas County Chamber of Commerce

Southern Regional Technical College was recently named the Large Business of the Year by the Thomasville - Thomas County Chamber of Commerce. While accepting the award on behalf of the college, SRTC President Dr. Craig Wentworth said, “It’s a total effort by our faculty and staff. It’s a testament to our faculty, our staff and our students,”



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Southern Regional Technical College and Valdosta State University Partner for Post-Hurricane Michael Cleanup

On the morning of Wednesday, October 24, 2018, Valdosta State University (VSU) President, Dr. Richard Carvajal, joined Southern Regional Technical College (SRTC) President, Dr. Craig Wentworth on the leafy campus of SRTC Bainbridge. The leaders united to personally acknowledge and thank colleagues from both colleges who have worked together tirelessly to clear away dozens of fallen trees and restore the campus to safe working order for SRTC students, faculty, and staff. SRTC’s...



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Southern Regional Technical College Classmates Team Up to Help Local Charities

Three teams of students from Southern Regional Technical College (SRTC), under the direction of Business Management Program Chair Neil Clements, are collaborating with local organizations as they learn about the importance of community involvement and teamwork in projects. The Team Project course is designed to inculcate future business leaders on the realities and rewards of successful project management. The course is unique in that each semester, students form teams to initiate and...



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Annual SRTC-Tifton Career Fair Continues to Connect

TIFTON, GA. -- The 2015 Community Career Resource Fair in Tifton, held Thursday, October 29, could have been the opportunity many local job hunters are looking for to get a jump start on their path to employment. Nearly 40 local businesses and industries assembled at Southern Regional Technical College’s (SRTC) Tifton Campus in the Clarence Smith Conference Center for the fair as the College and the Georgia Department of Labor joined forces to create an event designed to familiarize...