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Posted on January 19th, 2017 in Announcements
RALEIGH, N.C. (January 19, 2017) - Anthony Caison, Vice President of Workforce Continuing Education at Wake Tech, has been accepted into Leadership North Carolina’s 2016-17 class. The invitation to join the state’s premier leadership engagement program is a prestigious one that places Caison in a select group of civic and community leaders from across the state.
Each year, through a rigorous selection process, Leadership North Carolina (LNC) chooses a class of established and emerging leaders from across North Carolina. This year’s class is made up of top leaders from government, business, nonprofit, and education...
Posted on January 5th, 2017 in Announcements
RALEIGH, N.C. (January 5, 2017) - Wake Tech Community College offers charging stations for electric vehicles – for students, faculty, staff, and the community – and will soon have two more! Duke Energy is providing funding for the two new stations, which will be located on the Main Campus in parking lot A.
“This is a great opportunity for Wake Tech to expand an initiative that has already been very successful,” said Wake Tech president Dr. Stephen Scott. “An increasing number of electric vehicle drivers are coming to our campuses, and we’re excited to be able to provide this service – and it’s another way to show our support for...
Posted on January 4th, 2017 in Announcements
RALEIGH, N.C. (January 4, 2017) - Dr. Stephen Scott, president of Wake Tech Community College, is proud to announce 1,613 students made the President’s List or Dean’s List for the Fall 2016 semester.
The 625 students who earned a place on the President’s List maintained a grade point average (GPA) of 4.0. The 988 students who made the Dean’s List maintained a GPA of at least 3.5. Honor roll eligibility is based on a minimum of 12 credit hours of curriculum courses for the semester.
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Posted on December 5th, 2016 in Announcements
RALEIGH, N.C. (December 5, 2016) - Local business leader Tommy Laakso has joined the board of directors of the Wake Tech Foundation. Laakso was selected for his community leadership and commitment to the mission of the college.
Laakso is Executive General Manager for Hendrick Cary Auto Mall in Cary, North Carolina. He earned his bachelor’s degree in finance with a concentration in accounting from Appalachian State University. Laakso is a car enthusiast with a passion for the auto industry. He has held numerous positions in the business, from sales associate to finance manager. Laakso is very involved in the community and...
Posted on November 22nd, 2016 in Announcements
RALEIGH, N.C. (November 22, 2016) - Wake Tech Community College is proud to announce an inaugural “Lighting the Way” award from the SunTrust Foundation. Eight awards of $50,000 were given to non-profits across the Southeast for financial education programs. At Wake Tech, the funds will continue to support the SunTrust Center for Financial Education, which was established in 2013 to help students build money management skills and avoid debt. The center assists more than 500 students each year.
“The SunTrust Center for Financial Education has helped thousands of...
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