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Here you'll find news about the Wisconsin Technical College System and some news stories about the 16 Wisconsin technical colleges around the state.

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WTCS-in-Brief 06.28.2022

Five colleges receive Workforce Innovation Grants
NTC partners with Hmong American Center to award first responder scholarship
Gateway IT student credits instructors with helping her through a successful career change
Blackhawk's Rock Externship Program matches educators with companies to shadow specific occupations

WTCS-in-Brief 06.15.2022

Southwest Wisconsin Technical College named a finalist for the 2023 Aspen Prize for Community College Excellence
WCTC commencement speaker speaks about the graduating student who saved his life
CVTC holds electrical line worker apprentice workshop
Gateway celebrates 229 adult high school graduates

WTCS-in-Brief 03.08.2022

MATC Early Childhood Education Apprenticeship program builds teacher pipeline in Milwaukee's most under-resourced neighborhoods
NWTC prepares next generation of biomedical technicians
Madison College’s Fort Atkinson campus to celebrate metal fabrication expansion
Lakeshore provides leadership training through its Workforce Solutions program

WTCS-in-Brief 03.01.2022

NWTC DREAM Scholar overcomes challenges, stands ready to help others shine
Moraine Park creates Wisconsin Regional Truck Driving Academy
WCTC re-designated as a National Center of Academic Excellence in Cyber Defense
Nicolet College’s new home for manufacturing programs promotes collaboration among students

WTCS-in-Brief 02.22.2022

CVTC, Northwood partner to facilitate career pathways in metal fabrication for underserved populations throughout rural northwestern Wisconsin
Northcentral and UWSP partner to expand local transfer opportunities
Southwest Tech teaching welding to employees of local company investing in their workers
Nicolet partners with local high school to prepare students for careers in the trades

WTCS-in-Brief 02.15.2022

Madison College trains National Guard members as CNAs to help battle COVID-19 in Wisconsin
FVTC aims to add to the workforce via farm operations program
Blackhawk pivots CDL training programs to meet market demand
Western prepares students for gold collar manufacturing jobs

WTCS-in-Brief 12.14.2021

Gateway, DOC roll out new juvenile offender program
Blackhawk ELL program helps Colombian Architect build business, language skills
MATC, FVTC, MPTC, Madison College and LTC students among those to earn national Nuts, Bolts & Thingamajigs Foundation scholarships
Northwood Tech ag instructor wins Farm Bureau contest

WTCS-in-Brief 12.07.2021

2021 WTCS Ambassador Hannah Masters selected as Southwest Tech's winter commencement speaker
Watch, or re-watch, and share this piece created by the technical colleges' Marketing Consortium ... in a moment of great uncertainty for students, workers and employers, "It's go time"
MPTC hosts interactive “Dream Big” event for Boys & Girls Club
NTC grad succeeds as first college graduate in family

WTCS-in-Brief 11.30.2021

CVTC: Skilled trades, Main Street businesses
LTC students have saved $1 million through textbook affordability program
Mid-State progresses toward construction of Stevens Point Manufacturing, Engineering and Apprenticeship Center
Southwest Tech, BTC join with Workforce Development Board to provide needed training

WTCS-in-Brief 11.23.2021

November is National Scholarship Month: Technical College scholarships, including Promise programs, make college possible
Wrap-up: National Apprenticeship Week
Moraine Park Promise makes college possible
Gateway will provide training for Employ Milwaukee’s “Skillful Transitions” program

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