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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.

For more comprehensive news about the colleges, visit each of the colleges' websites.

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WTCS-in-Brief 09.21.2021

Reach Dane recognized by WTCS Board, Madison College as a “Futuremaker Partner”
Job market uncertain for many college graduates … but not for tech college grads
Northwood Tech firefighting, paramedic grad joins Ashland department
Western hosts forum on rural policymaking

WTCS-in-Brief 09.14.2021

2021 Equity in the Classroom Events
WTCS Open Educational Resources (OER) Symposium: Inspiration to Action
CVTC non-traditional student goes all-in on engineering
MPTC grad promoted to Chief Technology Officer and Senior VP of Automation

WTCS-in-Brief 09.07.2021

2021 Equity in the Classroom
WTCS Open Educational Resources (OER) Symposium
Gateway Police Academy responds to Blake incident with new training
Mid-State rolls out Firefighter Technician program

WTCS-in-Brief 08.31.2021

U. S. Education Secretary, Senator Baldwin visit NWTC to highlight technical education
MATC “JobUp” program supports succession planning, equal opportunities
NTC announces free application, career exploration kits and nearly $400K in scholarships
SWTC instructor appointed Richland County Sheriff

U. S. Education Secretary, Senator Baldwin visit NWTC to highlight technical education

U.S. Education Secretary Miguel Cordona with WTCS President Morna Foy and Senator Tammy Baldwin

WTCS-in-Brief 08.24.2021

Gateway hosts instructors from across the U. S. for national training summit
WCTC receives $540k donation from Gene Haas Foundation
Blackhawk Tech prepares students to run their own farming businesses
NWTC’s nursing program sees virtual reality simulations as important tool

MPTC welding “boot camp” helps combat the skilled worker shortage

Moraine Park is helping combat the skilled worker shortage by providing skill development -or boot camps- in a variety of Manufacturing Skills Academies. Each boot camp is a unique career pathway. Check out each of the boot camps listed below and then sign up for any information sessions you want to explore.

NTC Medical Assistant, first-generation grad enjoys success

From customer service to patient care, Juanmanuel Rocha continues to succeed as the first college graduate in his family. A passion for service to others has taken Juanmanuel Rocha from employment at a grocery store to the healthcare field. Each step of the way, NTC has been there.

WTCS-in-Brief 08.17.2021

CVTC’s new leader: From immigrant to college president
Opportunity for Justice-Involved Individuals
MATC grad named Milwaukee Tool’s Outside Apprentice of the Year
BTC students will benefit from $3.8m of COVID relief funds

CVTC’s new leader: From immigrant to college president

New CVTC President Sunem Beaton-Garcia’s childhood shaped how she fosters a culture of learning.

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