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  • Posted on July 5th, 2017 in Announcements

    RALEIGH, N.C. (July 5, 2017) - The Wake Tech Foundation has two new hires who – together – bring more than 40 years of experience to the leadership team. Roxanne Miller and Meg Stradling will greatly enhance Foundation efforts to find and manage resources in support of the Wake Tech mission. 

    Roxanne Miller, the Foundation’s new Director of Development, will oversee a comprehensive development program. She has worked in philanthropy and the nonprofit sector for 15 years; as development manager for the Poe Center for Health Education she led fundraising campaigns and cultivated public and private donor relationships; as program...

  • Posted on June 20th, 2017 in Announcements

    RALEIGH, N.C. (June 8, 2017) ­- Dozens of Wake County high school graduates will enter college this fall with two years of college already under their belts! Seventy-seven students graduated from the Wake Early College of Health and Sciences on May 31 – the largest graduating class in the history of the school! Of those, 68 have earned associate’s degrees while completing the requirements for their high school diplomas. In addition, 14 students graduated with nurse aide certificates, and five more earned phlebotomy certificates. Altogether, the Wake Early College Class of 2017 earned a total of 4,307 college credits – the most ever!...

  • Posted on June 13th, 2017 in Announcements

    RALEIGH, N.C. (June 14, 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 Spring 2017 semester. 

    The 665 students who earned a place on the President’s List maintained a grade point average (GPA) of 4.0. The 948 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. 

    President’s List

    Augustine Abban
    Caleb Abbott...
  • Posted on June 6th, 2017 in Announcements

    RALEIGH, N.C. (June 6, 2017) - Wake Technical Community College has named a new executive director of Corporate & Business Solutions. Barbara Brothers, a former VP in Charlotte, NC, will lead the department in developing customized training programs to match corporate clients’ unique needs. In addition to customized training, Brothers will oversee Wake Tech’s Small Business Center, the Wake Tech/Wells Fargo Center for Entrepreneurship, the Advanced Manufacturing Center, and apprenticeship training and professional development programs at the college. 

    Before joining Wake Tech, Brothers was vice president of campus...

  • Posted on February 23rd, 2017 in Announcements

    RALEIGH, N.C. (February 21, 2017) - John Deere heavy equipment dealers and vendors who work on John Deere equipment from across the Southeast joined students and faculty at a Wake Tech Open House on Tuesday, February 21. The annual event, showcasing the college’s John Deere Agriculture Technology program, was a huge success, with more than 250 attending.

    Dealers and vendors came to recruit Wake Tech grads; they need John-Deere certified workers, and Wake Tech’s program is one of only 21 in North America offering certified training. Dealerships sponsor students in the program, providing tuition reimbursement and other incentives,...

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