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2018 Chili Cook-Off Winners

All three winners are standing in front of their winning entries.
Congratulations to Haley Haught, right, for being selected as the winner of the GNTC Chili Cook-Off on the WCC this past week. Misty Hawkins, middle, won second place for her entry. Regina McKin, left, took home third place honors. Hawkins also won the People’s Choice award.

GNTC’s Whitfield Murray Campus Phase II Making Strides

(Dalton, GA) – The 80,000-square foot facility Governor Nathan Deal helped break ground on in 2017 is a step closer to becoming a reality. See the latest from the Whitfield Murray Campus of GNTC as the Phase II site is being prepared for construction!

 

You're looking at the 80,000-square foot facility Governor Nathan Deal helped break ground on in 2017 and it is now a step closer to becoming a reality. You see the Northwest Georgia College and Career Academy nearby in the photo with the GNTC campus on the right side of the screen.
You’re looking at the 80,000-square foot facility Governor Nathan Deal helped break ground on in 2017 and it is now a step closer to becoming a reality. See the latest from the Whitfield Murray Campus of GNTC as the Phase II site is being prepared for construction!

Congratulations Dr. Carter and Dr. McCannon

Congratulations to Dr. Paul Carter and Dr. Mindy McCannon who are retiring from Georgia Northwestern Technical College this spring. Staff and faculty held celebrations this past week to honor the two veteran administrators.
We wish you well and will miss you always!

GNTC Cosmetology Students host a Spa Day for Women from the Floyd Training Center and Highland Rivers Outreach

(Northwest Georgia) – Students from Georgia Northwestern Technical College’s (GNTC) Cosmetology program on the Floyd County Campus hosted a special Valentine’s Spa Day for women from the Floyd Training Center and Highland Rivers Outreach that volunteer regularly for Angel Express, Inc. on Monday, Feb. 12.

 

The student cosmetologist is wearing a red shirt. She's holding a comb in one hand and the client's hair in a ponytail with her other hand.
Alicia Flowers of Cave Springs, a Georgia Northwestern Technical College Cosmetology student, styles a client’s hair during the college’s Valentine’s Spa Day for women on Feb. 12.

 

The students provided free haircuts, hair styling, makeup services, and full service manicures and pedicures.

 

“Our department takes great pride in ensuring that our students have the opportunity to provide community service,” said Susan Stevens, instructor of Cosmetology.

 

Participating GNTC Cosmetology students included: Ciara Baker, Kaycee Beard, Skylar Boyken, Emilee Crane, Alicia Flowers, Josie Forson, LaShasta Frazier, Haydee Garcia, Marilyn Hernandez, Sheliah Hogg, Robert Kimmel, Alexis Lewis, Jessica McElwee, Brittany Poole, Anna Wilkins, Sarah Williams, Cynthia Woodall, Yesenia Aldana, Savannah Bentley, Tatyana Caver, McKenzie Floyd, Gimenna Guzman, Sarah Lane, Lesly Miranda, Jennifer Reyes, Autumn Ridley, Brittany Roberts, Madeleine Sharp and Tamarsha Watkins.

 

“We would also like to give a special thanks to Janet Batlzer of Angel Express, Laura Murray and the ladies from Westminster Presbyterian Church for providing lunch, Katie Bishop, Sonja Everett, and to Dr. John Beninato’s Office for furnishing Valentine’s bags for all the ladies,” said Stevens.

 

This is the third year in a row that GNTC’s Cosmetology program has hosted a Valentine’s Spa Day. Students also volunteered their time and talent for the William S. Davies Homeless Shelter in Rome during Martin Luther King Holiday in 2016.

 

Georgia Northwestern Technical College provides quality workforce education to the citizens of Northwest Georgia. Students have the opportunity to earn an associate degree, diploma, or a certificate in business, health, industrial, or public service career paths. This past year, 16,402 people benefited from GNTC’s credit and noncredit programs. With an annual credit enrollment of 7,750 students, GNTC is the largest college in Northwest Georgia. GNTC has an additional enrollment of 8,652 people through adult education, continuing education, business and industry training, and Georgia Quick Start.  For more information about GNTC, visit us at GNTC.edu or contact a Student Help Center at any one of our six campus locations at 866-983-4682.  GNTC is a unit of the Technical College System of Georgia and an Equal Opportunity Institution.

Grainger Scholarships For You!

Here is a chance for you to win the Grainger Tools for Tomorrow Scholarship Program. This is a great opportunity for two our students to receive $2000 and tools towards their trade. Information and an application is available in the attachments. The deadline to apply is Friday, March 23rd.
You may also call Stephen Anderson in the Office of Financial Aid at 706.295.6936 for more information.

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It’s Valentine’s Week at GNTC

GNTC’s Student Help Center is now available 24 hours, 7 days a week.

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Good News! The Spring Term B Admissions Deadline has been extended to February 7. Schedule: http://www.gntc.edu/uploads/public_semester_schedule_b.pdf

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Attention Students: Blackboard is now available; however, MyGNTC is still undergoing maintenance with an expected availability of Saturday, January 27, 2018.

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