Meet Forsyth Tech’s 2014-15 Student Ambassadors

Meet Forsyth Tech’s 2014-15 Student Ambassadors

Being selected as a Student Ambassador is one of the greatest honors a Forsyth Tech student can receive. The criteria to become an Ambassador include being a full-time student with a GPA of 3.0 or higher, having completed at least one semester at Forsyth Tech, having a thorough knowledge of the college, and successfully impressing ...

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Alumni Success Story: Hayden Shuping

Alumni Success Story: Hayden Shuping

When Hayden Shuping graduated from Mount Tabor High School in 2008, he knew he wanted to do something that would let him use his hands. He chose Horticulture because of an interest that went back to childhood. “Growing up my grandma always had a vegetable garden and a rose garden,” he says, “and my mom ...

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Meet A Winner: Tiquila Wilson, Adult High School Student

Last October Tiquila tried out for the TV show and impressed the judges enough to get a “golden ticket” to Hollywood. But after doing some soul searching, she did something unprecedented – she withdrew from the competition. “I just felt like ‘American Idol’ wasn’t for me,” she told the Winston-Salem Journal. She told the newspaper that ...

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Then & Now: Andrew Buckles, College Transfer Student

The last time we talked to Andrew Buckles was 2008 – six years ago. He had just graduated from Forsyth Tech after having served as Student Government Association president, and was heading off to UNC-Chapel Hill. We were curious to see where life had taken him, so we got in touch to get an update. It turns ...

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Sharing Ideas: Herb Burns Takes His Expertise To Russia

Forsyth Tech Instructor is honored as a Fulbright Scholar. In March, Design Technologies Department Chair Herb Burns was one of a select few community college instructors and administrators who participated in the 2014 Russia Community College Administrators Seminar, a project of the J. William Fulbright Foreign Scholarship Board. This program allows experts from across the United ...

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