Jonathan Thull Discovered a Place of Promise at Forsyth Tech

Jonathan Thull Discovered a Place of Promise at Forsyth Tech

If he hadn’t made a life-changing choice to attend Forsyth Tech, Jonathan Thull said his life might have turned out much differently. Now, a Licensed Clinical Mental Health Counselor- Supervisor with a graduate certificate in play therapy for children and adolescents, Thull has traveled the world, even living in Israel during the 2006 Israel–Hezbollah War. Thull ...

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Tamelia Orellana – New Century Workforce Scholarship Award

Tamelia Orellana - New Century Workforce Scholarship Award

Tamelia Orellana New Century Workforce Scholarship Award “I feel so confident that God will use me in patients’ time of need just as the sonographer helped me so many years ago.” When Tamelia Orellana was told by her doctor it was likely her unborn child had down syndrome and possibly spina bifida, she was terrified not knowing what ...

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Seeing COVID-19 from another medical perspective

Seeing COVID-19 from another medical perspective

Lauren Tolbert knows that social distancing and isolation creates more obstacles in recovery. Winston-Salem, N.C. When Lauren Tolbert, licensed practical nurse decided to go to nursing school at Forsyth Tech, it was an inner calling for her. She wanted to work specifically with alcohol and chemically dependent patients because she can relate to what they ...

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Congratulations to Dr. Linda Latham

Congratulations to Dr. Linda Latham

Linda Latham, dean of Health Technologies, has completed the work to receive her doctorate of education in Higher Education Executive Leadership from Wingate University in Wingate, N.C. For three years until this past March when everything went online, she commuted every Saturday to Wingate with no summers off. Her inspiration to pursue her doctorate was developed ...

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FORSYTH TECHNICAL COMMUNITY COLLEGE ALUMNI SHARES HER STORY OF THE FRONT LINES OF THE COVID-10 PANDEMIC

FORSYTH TECHNICAL COMMUNITY COLLEGE ALUMNI SHARES HER STORY OF THE FRONT LINES OF THE COVID-10 PANDEMIC

Heroes work here When you walk into the employee entrance of Novant Health Medical Center, right now, there are several chalk messages on the sidewalk. One reads, “heroes work here.” Never in our lifetime have we seen the need for health care providers as we have now. They are truly heroes as they serve on the ...

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Student’s Design Sparks Judges Praise at National Interior Design Competition

Student’s Design Sparks Judges Praise at National Interior Design Competition

Student’s Design Sparks Judges Praise at National Interior Design Competition Emberside earned Kevin Gerbrandt third place at the Bienenstock Library in High Point Kevin Gerbrandt, second year architecture student at Forsyth Technical Community College, won third place and a $1,000 scholarship in the Bienenstock Library national interior design competition in High Point in March. This ...

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MIXXER Produces Protective Equipment for Hospitals

MIXXER is using its talent and tools to produce protective equipment for hospitals

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A recent Forsyth Technical Community College graduate shares her experiences serving on the front lines with COVID-19.

A recent Forsyth Technical Community College graduate shares her experiences serving on the front lines with COVID-19.

On Good Friday, Savannah Hayes drove into work at a Novant Health COVID-19 screening center in Winston-Salem with a basket of eggs in the seat next to her. In our pre-pandemic world, Hayes, a newly minted nurse, would have had the day off. Those eggs would have gone to her three children. She wouldn’t have been ...

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Congratulations to our Phi Theta Kappa Chapter on Awards and Recognition

Congratulations to our Phi Theta Kappa Chapter on Awards and Recognition

Forsyth Technical Community College chapter of Phi Theta Kappa, the Alpha Mu Rho chapter, was recognized as a 2020 REACH Rewards Chapter for increasing our membership rates to 15% or above. We reached 23.9% in membership rates for this past year. Thank you to each of you for helping to make this achievement happen. On Friday, March 13, ...

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Forsyth Tech Student Named Outstanding Pre-Apprentice for 2020

Forsyth Tech Student Named Outstanding Pre-Apprentice for 2020

Herson Garcia an apprentice at Hayward Industries, demonstrates his drive to succeed  On March 5, 2020 at the Apprenticeship NC Conference, Herson Garcia was awarded the outstanding pre-apprentice from North Carolina.  Click here to watch Garcia’s video. Garcia attended Forsyth Tech’s FOCUS event last spring while a student at Reagan High School.  Following graduation, he jumped ...

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