Engineering A Career

Engineering A Career

Students planning a career in engineering will find transferring from Forsyth Tech to a four-year university much easier from now on. The college introduced a new Associate in Engineering (AE) program at the beginning of the 2015-2016 academic year. Collaborating on a joint project called Engineering Pathways, the North Carolina Community College System and the University ...

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The Governor’s Science – And Life – Lessons

The Governor’s Science – And Life – Lessons

Six Forsyth Tech nanotechnology and biotechnology students had their day in the spotlight Tuesday, September 29, when Governor Pat McCrory and members of the State Board of Education visited Forsyth Tech’s Science Lab at Innovation Quarter in downtown Winston-Salem. The board members, in town for the biannual State Board of Education’s Fall Planning and Work Session, ...

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A Conversation With Sally Elliott Stokes Economic and Workforce Development Coordinator

A Conversation With Sally Elliott Stokes Economic and Workforce Development Coordinator

You recently graduated from the North Carolina Rural Economic Development Institute. Could you explain what it is? The Institute is offered by The North Carolina Rural Center, whose mission is to develop, promote and implement sound economic strategies to improve the quality of life of rural North Carolinians. It’s our voice in local and state ...

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National Grand Champion

National Grand Champion

Forsyth Tech Transportation Technology student Daniel Hanna won first place in the American Trucking Associations’ 2015 Technology & Maintenance Council’s National Student Technician Competition held in Orlando, FL in September. Greensboro-based WheelTime Network sponsored Daniel, and classmate Cody Styers, who placed sixth. Daniel and Cody competed against students from tech schools around the country. In November, ...

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Excitement Animated!

Excitement Animated!

Forsyth Tech’s award-winning Digital Effects & Animation (DEA) program has another feather to add to its creative cap. The program has been named a Toon Boom Centre of Excellence, the first U.S. community college to receive this designation. Toon Boom is a Canadian company specializing in animation and storyboarding software, whose clients include Fox, Disney and ...

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Burr Praises Center For Cybersecurity

Burr Praises Center For Cybersecurity

In his role as Chairman of the U.S. Senate Select Committee on Intelligence, Senator Richard Burr visited Forsyth Tech in August to present the college’s cybersecurity program with the designation of Center for Academic Excellence (CAE) in Cyber Defense Education. This national designation is jointly awarded by the National Security Agency (NSA) and the Depart­ment ...

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From The President

From The President

Dr. Gary M. Green I often say that most people in our community know someone who has been touched by Forsyth Tech in some way, because the college’s impact is so far-reaching. Our high-quality, customized training program impacted Caterpillar’s decision to open a new manufacturing plant in Winston-Salem. We are creating innovative training models for R. J. ...

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