"We Are Wake Tech" is the official podcast for Wake Technical Community College. It is hosted by President Dr. Scott Ralls and produced by Wake Tech's Communications and Marketing team. Each episode features informative and meaningful conversations about academic and workforce training programs, industry and community partnerships and new trends and initiatives affecting higher education, economic development and our quality of life.
Each episode also includes a Wake Tech Pro Tips segment featuring Wake Tech subject-matter experts and a Wake Tech News Update highlighting recent and upcoming news and events.
Dr. Scott Ralls became Wake Tech's fourth president in April 2019. His extensive experience includes serving as president of Northern Virginia Community College, president of the North Carolina Community College System and president of Craven Community College in New Bern, N.C. He has worked for the North Carolina Department of Commerce, the U.S. Department of Commerce and the U.S. Department of Labor. Ralls is the recipient of numerous awards, including the Order of the Long Leaf Pine, North Carolina's highest civilian honor.
|Episode 35: Admissions & OutreachThis month, we are taking you behind the scenes to hear what Admissions and Outreach is doing to reach and rally around every person in Wake County.
|Episode 34: Sponsored ProgramsHear more about the work happening in Sponsored Programs to find, apply and secure grant funding to develop programs and support student success.
|Episode 33: Skilled TradesIn the final episode of 2023, we drill down and learn more about Wake Tech's Building, Engineering and Skilled Technologies Division.
|Episode 32: Military & Veteran ServicesWake Tech has programs and services to help military service members and veterans pursue academic and career goals.
|Episode 31: Community OutreachWake Tech is bringing resources and educational opportunities to area communities that need it most though a partnership with the Boys & Girls Clubs.