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Welcome Week 2018 Part One! See You On The FCC, GCC, and PCC!


Welcome Week Part One kicks off this week!
FCC – Tuesday, GCC – Wednesday, PCC – Thursday

PLUS… Make sure you take part in our SNAP & WIN contest on your campus!
It is a Selfie Challenge that you can take part in on our Snapchat page! Our page is GNTC1 at Snapchat. Or, just scan the Snapcode posted here. (All clues published at 10 a.m. each day of the contest.)


Have a great Welcome Week 2018! CCC, WCC, and WMC… see you next week for your Welcome Week Celebration!

Cats Country Prize Pack Time at GNTC!

Hey, Georgia Northwestern!

It’s time for another Cats Country Prize Pack Giveaway!!!!!!!


***Many languages are spoken by the people who follow Georgia Northwestern on Facebook. With that, here’s your question: “With English being the most listed primary language of our Facebook Fans, what languages are the second, third, and fourth most listed languages by our fans?***



1.) English

2.) ???

3.) ???

4.) ???

Leave your answer to this Cats Country Prize Pack Giveaway Contest on the GNTC Facebook Page! Winners will receive an EXCLUSIVE CATS COUNTRY PRIZE PACK!

Good luck and GO CATS!

Cats Country Giveaways THIS WEEK!


It’s time for the one and only CATS COUNTRY PRIZE PACK GIVEAWAY!!!!!!!!!
Do you want to win an EXCLUSIVE prize pack from Georgia Northwestern? Snap a quick pic of you and your friends on campus and post it on our GNTC Facebook Page! Be sure to tag your friends in the shot. A winner will be picked THIS WEEK!
Good luck and GO CATS!

Prize Packs, Softball Kicks-Off

For your chance to win the very first Cats Country Prize Pack of the new school year, press play and good luck!

Get Focused.

Get Hired.

-Georgia Northwestern Technical College-


Helping North Georgia Young Adults Earn Career, Education

Georgia Northwestern, YSA Helping Youth Move On



(Walker County, Georgia) – Are you 16 – 24 years of age and need your GED to start college or get a better job?
Let us help you!

The Youth Success Academy (YSA) at Georgia Northwestern Technical College (GNTC) can help send you into the future! Students between 16 and 24 years of age can earn a GED® in as little as eight weeks and receive other amazing services for FREE!


The YSA can equip you with the necessary skills to start your career and obtain employment. All this at no cost to you if you qualify!  The YSA is accepting applications now. Enroll today to be on your way to a brighter future! For more information, call GNTC’s Youth Success Academy at 706.764.3783.


Since 1962, Georgia Northwestern Technical College has provided degrees, diplomas, and certificates in business, health, industrial, or public service career paths. This past year, 13,734 people benefited from GNTC’s credit and noncredit programs. With an annual credit enrollment of 7,876 students, GNTC is the largest college in Northwest Georgia. GNTC has an additional enrollment of 5,858 people through adult education, continuing education, business and industry training, and Georgia Quick Start.

GNTC Takes National Stage In Louisville, First For Georgia

(Louisville, KY) – For the first time ever, the state of Georgia is competing in the TeamWorks competition at the National SkillsUSA Competition in Louisville, Kentucky this week. It is all part of the 52nd Annual National Leadership and Skills Conference (NLSC).

The TeamWorks competition consists of completing projects from a set of plans given to teams right before the event begins. The plans consists of assignments including masonry, carpentry, electrical, and plumbing work involved in the building of a structure from start to finish.

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“Georgia Northwestern Technical College’s 2016 SkillsUSA TeamWorks members Bo Dooley, left, and Burt Burns look over plans for a phase of their gold medal winning state competition project constructed in Atlanta, Georgia last spring. In the background, from left, is Tanner Boyd and Barry Arrington working on the wiring for their entry.”

The five-man team from Georgia Northwestern Technical College consists of Barry Arrington of Calhoun, Georgia; Tanner Boyd of Armuchee, Georgia; Bo Dooley of Calhoun, Georgia; Burt Burns of Lindale, Georgia; and Evan Brackett of Rome, Georgia.  In all, more than 6,000 (high school and collegiate) students from across the country will compete hands-on in more than a hundred various trade, technical, and leadership fields.

We will let you know how well this team finished in Louisville as soon as the results are in. Thank you for representing us on the national stage!

All Summer Long, Cats Country Blowout

classWho is ready for a giveaway above all others???
The Cats Country Prize Pack Giveaway is about to have your attention all summer long!
Starting in May, it’s a contest that will have people talking and you can take part!
See you on the GNTC Facebook Page the first week of May for your chance to win in Cats Country!
Have a great week at GNTC!
#gocats #catscountry

Time For Break, Pizza Challenge For Cats Country

With fall break next week, you’ll need some plans for a great meal to kick back and relax to. Get together seven of your friends, fly to California, and try to tackle this eating challenge.
Fifty pounds of pizza in two hours! The restaurant is paying a thousand bucks to the winner!

Big Mama’s & Papa’s 54″x54″ Grand Sicilian Pizza Challenge

Click The Link To Learn About Our US101 Teacher Of The Week Winner

Adams, Tony

Congratulations to Criminal Justice Program Director Mr. Tony Adams. Tony was named the WUSY US101 FM “Teacher of the Week.” Click the link below to see what Mr. Adams has a chance of winning to make this summer a great one!

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