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SRTC Foundation Awards Nearly $50,000 in Scholarships for the 2020 Spring Semester

For the 2020 spring semester, which begins on January 7, the Southern Regional Technical College (SRTC) Foundation awarded scholarships to 63 students totaling $49,150. These funds assist students with education-related costs such as tuition, fees, books, classroom and lab supplies, and more. The students who were awarded scholarships were Sondra Gordon of Baconton, Rebecca Kearns, Savannah Pace, and Hannah Salter of Bainbridge, Jennifer Cliett, Ashley Hornsby, and Sandy Matias of Cairo,...



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Archbold Medical Center recognized with Distinguished Service Award

Recently, Archbold Medical Center accepted the 2019 Technical College Foundation Association (TCFA) Distinguished Service Award in acknowledgment of their generous and unwavering support of Southern Regional Technical College (SRTC). For more than 25 years, Archbold Medical Center has championed technical education through their financial support of SRTC (and the former Southwest Georgia Technical College and Thomas Tech.) The TCFA Distinguished Service Award is designed to showcase...



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Georgia Power Foundation Donates $2500 to SRTC Foundation

On Wednesday, November 13, Mr. Fred Rudbeck, Bainbridge Area Manager with Georgia Power, presented a check for $2,500 from the Georgia Power Foundation to the Southern Regional Technical College Foundation. The funds will be used to support Electrical Construction and Maintenance educational programs on SRTC’s Bainbridge campus. SRTC’s School of Industrial Technology offers eight programs in Electrical Construction and Maintenance. These programs include four certificate options...



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MC Electrical Services Donates High Tech Training Equipment

MC Electrical Services in Valdosta recently donated ten Altivar variable frequency drives (VFDs) to the Southern Regional Technical College Foundation. These drives will be used by the College’s Industrial Electrical Technology and Electrical Systems Technology programs to teach students how to install, maintain, and repair VFDs in the field. A VFD is a type of motor controller that drives an electric motor by varying the frequency and voltage supplied to the electric motor. “Anything...



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Paralegal Student Faces Down Her Fears, Reinvents Herself.

"With excitement building, I looked up Southern Regional Technical College website for the third time that day. There it was in the lists of programs offered, a program I thought would be perfect for me — the paralegal studies program. I was a bit apprehensive about applying and making contact. Chastising myself for being nervous, I picked up the phone and called the campus. The person on the other end seems as if she could sense my fear. Without hesitation, she invited me to stop by and...



SRTC Foundation Awards over $46,000 in Scholarships for Spring Semester 2019

For Spring Semester 2019, which will begin on January 7th, the Southern Regional Technical College (SRTC) Foundation awarded 79 scholarships totaling over $46,000 to SRTC students. These funds assist students with education related costs such as tuition, fees, clinical scrubs, dissection kits, books, and much more. “The SRTC Foundation is proud to offer so many scholarships each semester. Scholarships provide financial support to students who need assistance with tuition, books, and...



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Colquitt Regional Medical Center recognized as Technical College Foundation Association’s Benefactor of the Year

On Tuesday, October 30, in Savannah, Georgia, Colquitt Regional Medical Center was recognized as a 2018 Technical College Foundation Association (TCFA) Benefactor of the Year in acknowledgement of their tremendous and generous support of the students, educators, and mission of Southern Regional Technical College (SRTC). Colquitt Regional Medical Center, led by CEO Jim Matney, and the Colquitt Regional Medical Foundation, led by Reverend Hugh Ward and Executive Director Nicole Gilbert, have...



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Dueling Pianos Returns to Colquitt County

On the evening of Saturday, July 28th, The Foundation at Southern Regional Technical College is thrilled to present Pianos in Paradise: A Dueling Pianos event in the conference center on the Moultrie campus of Southern Regional Technical College. 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...



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Healthcare visionary sets sights on the next generation of imaging professionals

Joshua May, Joe Barron, Jerrod Hampton Late last year, the Assistant Vice President of Heart, Vascular and Imaging Services, Joe Barron, retired from Archbold Medical Center after forty years of visionary leadership. When he first came to work in Thomasville in 1977 as a young Radiologic Technician, Archbold didn’t yet have an ultrasound machine. But even that early on, Mr. Barron says that the administrators and medical providers had a progressive vision of bringing the very best in...



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From GED to Ed.D.

Meghan McBride 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...



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Georgia Power Makes Donation to SRTC Foundation

Pictured (Left to Right): Zachary Taylor, SRTC President Dr. Craig Wentworth, Don Hutchinson, and SRTC VP of Advancement Amy Maison The Southern Regional Technical College (SRTC) Foundation recently received a generous donation from Georgia Power. Georgia Power proudly supports educational initiatives throughout the state by offering educational grants, plant tours, educational resources, and financial support to local schools and colleges. Recently, Georgia Power’s Zachary Taylor and...



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SRTC Foundation Golf Tournament Raises Over $11,000 for Grady County Students

Thomas University Team from left to right: Mike Singletary, Ken Harper, Neil Daniels, Maurice Chastain (not pictured) Stallings Team from left to right: Ken Bond, Harry Young, Tommy Bond, Hansel Bearden (not pictured) CCH Construction Team from left to right: Chadd Mathis and Jason Harpe, Vann Champion (not pictured), Stephen Cheney, Jr. (not pictured) Willis Team from left to right: Phil Clay, Pam Clay, Carol Willis, Danny Willis Thursday, October 13, 2016...