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  • Posted on October 31st, 2011 in Announcements

    RALEIGH, N.C. (October 27, 2011) - Wake Technical Community College is the recipient of a 2011 Triangle Business Journal Green Award. The award recognizes Building D on Wake Tech's Northern Wake Tech Campus on Louisburg Road (US 401 N) in Raleigh. Building D is the third instructional building on the environmentally-friendly campus, and is certified LEED Gold by the U. S. Green Building Council, one of only a dozen such buildings in Wake County. It won the award in the Green Commercial New Construction Project category.

    "We're honored to receive this award," says Dr. Gayle Greene, Vice President of the Northern Wake Campus. "Wake...

  • Posted on October 18th, 2011 in Announcements

    RALEIGH, N.C. (October 18, 2011) - Wake Technical Community College has a new scholarship program focused on leadership, vision and community service. Raleigh residents Mark and Rachel Selisker have donated $25,000 to launch the Stephen C. Scott Presidential Scholars Program, named after the college president. The endowed program will allow students to participate in leadership development while pursuing studies at Wake Tech.

    The Seliskers are both Wake Tech graduates: Mark in the Business Administration program; Rachel in Accounting. Rachel is also past-chair of the Wake Tech Foundation Board and has been a Board member for five...

  • Posted on October 3rd, 2011 in Announcements

    RALEIGH, N.C. (October 3, 2011) - Santrell Caison, Director of Admissions at Wake Tech, has received the prestigious Fulbright International Education Administrator award. Later this month, she will travel to Germany to learn about its education system and become part of a network of international colleagues. Fulbright is the flagship program for international educational exchange, sponsored by the Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs in the U.S. Department of State. It is designed to foster understanding between the U.S. and other countries.

    Caison joins a distinguished group of college and university faculty and...

  • Posted on September 19th, 2011 in Announcements

    RALEIGH, N.C. (September 19, 2011) - Wake Tech automotive instructor Rich Cregar will travel to China next month to share his expertise in sustainable transportation technologies with world leaders. Cregar will make a presentation on biofuels at the first annual Low Carbon Earth Summit, taking place October 19-26 at the World Exposition Center in Dalian, China.

    The theme of the summit is "Leading the Green Economy, Returning to Harmony with Nature." Scientists, environmentalists, economists, government officials and others interested in promoting a low carbon economy will gather to exchange ideas and address climate change issues...

  • Posted on September 7th, 2011 in Announcements

    RALEIGH, N.C. (September 7, 2011) - Mort Congleton, Wake Tech's Vice President of Development and Executive Director of the Wake Tech Foundation, has been named president-elect of the Board of Directors of the. Council for Resource Development (CRD) in Washington, D.C. CRD supports more than 700 community colleges across the U.S. by developing leaders through education, advocacy, and mentoring. Congleton's appointment will be announced at the group's 45th annual national conference, which takes place November 7-12 in Washington, D.C. He will serve a one-year term as president-elect, followed by a one-year term as president.

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"We're honored to receive this award," says Dr. Gayle Greene, Vice President of the Northern Wake C...

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New Wake Tech Scholarship Honors President

Posted on October 18th, 2011 in Announcements

RALEIGH, N.C. (October 18, 2011) - Wake Technical Community College has a new scholarship program focused on leadership, vision and community service. Raleigh residents Mark and Rachel Selisker have donated $25,000 to launch the Stephen C. Scott Presidential Scholars Program, named after the college president. The endowed program will allow students to participate in leadership development while pursuing studies at Wake Tech.

The Seliskers are both Wake Tech graduates: Mark in the Business Administration program; Rachel in Accounting. Rachel is also past-chair of the Wake Tech Foundation Board and has been a Board mem...

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Wake Tech Administrator Named Fulbright Scholar

Posted on October 3rd, 2011 in Announcements

RALEIGH, N.C. (October 3, 2011) - Santrell Caison, Director of Admissions at Wake Tech, has received the prestigious Fulbright International Education Administrator award. Later this month, she will travel to Germany to learn about its education system and become part of a network of international colleagues. Fulbright is the flagship program for international educational exchange, sponsored by the Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs in the U.S. Department of State. It is designed to foster understanding between the U.S. and other countries.

Caison joins a distinguished group of college and university faculty a...

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Wake Tech Alternative Fuels Expert to Share World Stage

Posted on September 19th, 2011 in Announcements

RALEIGH, N.C. (September 19, 2011) - Wake Tech automotive instructor Rich Cregar will travel to China next month to share his expertise in sustainable transportation technologies with world leaders. Cregar will make a presentation on biofuels at the first annual Low Carbon Earth Summit, taking place October 19-26 at the World Exposition Center in Dalian, China.

The theme of the summit is "Leading the Green Economy, Returning to Harmony with Nature." Scientists, environmentalists, economists, government officials and others interested in promoting a low carbon economy will gather to exchange ideas and address climate c...

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Wake Tech Foundation Director to Lead National Board

Posted on September 7th, 2011 in Announcements

RALEIGH, N.C. (September 7, 2011) - Mort Congleton, Wake Tech's Vice President of Development and Executive Director of the Wake Tech Foundation, has been named president-elect of the Board of Directors of the. Council for Resource Development (CRD) in Washington, D.C. CRD supports more than 700 community colleges across the U.S. by developing leaders through education, advocacy, and mentoring. Congleton's appointment will be announced at the group's 45th annual national conference, which takes place November 7-12 in Washington, D.C. He will serve a one-year term as president-elect, followed by a one-year term as president.

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