Posted on December 10th, 2016 in Main Campus
RALEIGH, N.C. (December 10, 2016) - Nearly 800 Wake Tech students received degrees and diplomas today, in preparation for entering the workforce or continuing their studies at a four-year institution. Two ceremonies were held, at 9:00 a.m. and at noon, in the gymnasium on Main Campus.
Kenneth Eshenbaugh was the commencement speaker at the 9:00 a.m. ceremony. He graduated with an...
RALEIGH, N.C. (December 9, 2016) - Exam week can mean stress for students! To help them cope, the college brought four-legged friends to campus libraries. Certified therapy dogs were on hand at various campuses throughout the week.
Students were able to pet and interact with the dogs, activities that have been shown to be therapeutic for those under stress. In addition to the...
Posted on December 5th, 2016 in wake tech foundation
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...
Posted on November 30th, 2016 in Northern Wake CampusRALEIGH, N.C. (November 30, 2016) - A team of Wake Tech students beat university competitors – some of them grad students – from Duke, UNC, NC State, and NC Central in an IT competition sponsored by the International Association for Software Architects (IASA). The “Student Architecture Showdown” took place on September 22 at the association’s annual conference...
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...
Wake Tech Newsroom
A lot happens at Wake Tech. Keep up with what’s most newsworthy at our campuses and training centers. Learn about innovative programs and partnerships, faculty accomplishments and leadership initiatives, student events and more.