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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Getting to the Finish Line

Getting to the Finish Line

Holly Pegram has wanted to be a nurse since she graduated from high school. Yet, life happened and it took her through some difficult times, before she reached Forsyth Tech. As a non-traditional student, now her dream is right around the corner! Holly knew she would have to pay for school with either loans or scholarships. ...

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Forsyth Technical Community College Announces Herbalife signing with Apprenticeship Program

Forsyth Technical Community College Announces Herbalife signing with Apprenticeship Program

To celebrate National Apprenticeship Week, November 11 – 17, Forsyth Tech recognizes all our employee-partners who have joined LEAP@ForsythTech. Winston-Salem, NC – Forsyth Tech celebrates National Apprenticeship Week by signing another employer partner for the Learn and Earn Apprenticeship at Forsyth Tech (LEAP@ForsythTech) program. Herbalife, with headquarters based in Winston-Salem, N.C., will provide students an opportunity to ...

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Being Naturally Curious Led her on a Trip to Turkey Eight days immersed as a student journalist in Istanbul

Being Naturally Curious Led her on a Trip to Turkey   Eight days immersed as a student journalist in Istanbul

From the time you meet Shirin Alhroob, with her outgoing personality and inquisitive nature, you want to hear her story. What’s more, she has many interesting tales to tell. Originally from Jordan, Shirin earned her bachelor’s degree from University of Jordan in the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan. “I received my bachelor’s degree in agriculture and was ...

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Rockets to the Rescue

Rockets to the Rescue

STEM Prep Summer Program The culmination of the Forsyth Tech Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) Prep Summer Program was the Rocket Launch on Friday, Aug. 9. Four teams of four to five students competed in launching an air-powered cardboard rocket, using mathematical analyses of weight, force, thrust and aerodynamic forces. “This week-long experience from Aug. ...

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