GTCC News Releases

GTCC is an active, thriving college where lots of things are always happening. Our Public Information Department has issued these news releases to inform the public about our events, milestones and accomplishments.

FSU and GTCC Partner on $10K Pathway Degree

Published on September 11, 2018

Fayetteville State University and Guilford Technical Community College have signed an agreement that allows GTCC graduates to complete an online bachelor’s degree at FSU at a total cost of no more than $10,000 in out-of-pocket expenses.

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Annual Jo Cline Astronomy Lecture to Feature Dr. Gabriela González

Published on September 6, 2018

Guilford Technical Community College’s Cline Observatory and the GTCC Foundation will present a free lecture, “Einstein, Gravitational Waves, Black Holes and Other Matters” by Dr. Gabriela González. The annual Jo Cline Astronomy Lecture will be held at 7:30 p.m., Friday, Sept. 21 in the Joseph S. Koury Auditorium on GTCC’s Jamestown Campus.

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2018 GAP Signing Class

Guilford Apprenticeship Partners Offer Record Number Apprenticeships

Published on August 20, 2018

Signing day is no longer just for athletes. On Thursday, Aug. 16, Guilford Apprenticeship Partners (GAP) extended 40 high school students and recent graduates apprenticeships during a signing day ceremony at Guilford Technical Community College. The 2018 GAP apprentice class is nearly triple the size of the inaugural class and represents $5 million in scholarships. The program is entering its third year.

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GTCC Faculty Complete Four-Day Multicultural Academy

Published on August 15, 2018

Guilford Technical Community College faculty recently completed a four-day academy on Multicultural Education in the Classroom. Open to both full-time and part-time faculty in both technical and curriculum departments, the summer academy brought together educators to discuss topics on cultural competence and religious tolerance, poverty, LGBTQ+ inclusion, veteran integration in the classroom and how to better accommodate the needs of students with disabilities.

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GTCC Releases Summer 2018 Honor Roll

Published on August 7, 2018

Each semester Guilford Technical Community College recognizes students for their outstanding academic achievements. Congratulations to our students who made the President's, Dean's and Honors lists for summer 2018.

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GTCC Launches New Website

Published on July 27, 2018

Guilford Technical Community College has launched a new website. The revamped site was designed to be student-focused, making access to information quick and easy.

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GTCC to Host Avionics Open House June 5

Published on June 1, 2018

Guilford Technical Community College will host a free open house for its Avionics Technology program 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. Tuesday, June 5 at Aviation Center II Avionics Lab located at 819 Radar Road, Greensboro.

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GTCC Pharmacy Technology Program Receives Accreditation

Published on May 17, 2018

Guilford Technical Community College’s Pharmacy Technology Program has received accreditation from the Pharmacy Technician Accreditation Commission (PTAC). With this achievement, GTCC becomes just the 11th academic institution in North Carolina with an accredited program for pharmacy technicians.

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Furniture Sewing Achieves 100 Percent Job Placement for Students

Published on May 15, 2018

An industry-driven training program designed by and for local furniture manufacturers has achieved 100 percent job placement for eligible students at Guilford Technical Community College. Graduates of the first furniture sewing class offered at GTCC have entered the workforce, fulfilling the need for these in-demand positions.

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GTCC President Dr. Randy Parker Honored with Distinguished College President Award

Published on May 9, 2018

Guilford Technical Community College President Dr. Randy Parker has received the 2018 Distinguished College President Award by the Phi Theta Kappa (PTK) Carolinas Region. Dr. Parker was nominated by the members of GTCC’s PTK chapter, Alpha Pi Alpha, for the strong level of support he and the college give to the chapter and its activities.

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GTCC Students Shine at SkillsUSA State Conference

Published on May 9, 2018

Guilford Technical Community College students excelled at the SkillsUSA North Carolina State Conference held April 18-20 in Greensboro. Fifteen students placed first in the competition with several advancing to compete in the 54th annual SkillsUSA National Leadership and Skills Conference June 25-30 in Louisville, Kentucky.

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Discover Science at GTCC’s Open House on April 20

Published on April 17, 2018

Guilford Technical Community College science faculty and students will host an open house in Science Hall on GTCC’s Jamestown Campus at 6 p.m. Friday, April 20. The free event will feature interactive demonstrations in chemistry, physics, geology, biology and astronomy. Cline Observatory will also be open afterward for viewing, weather permitting. Anyone interested in science or pursuing a career in science is encouraged to attend.

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GTCC Music Ensemble to Present Spring Concert April 27

Published on April 16, 2018

The Guilford Technical Community College Music Ensemble Showcase will be held Friday, April 27 at 7 p.m. in the H-4 Live Sound Lab on GTCC’s High Point Campus. The spring concert will feature a variety of songs from two groups, a small jazz combo and the main music ensemble.

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GTCC Aviation Open House and Career Fair April 17

Published on April 10, 2018

Guilford Technical Community College’s aviation program will host an open house and career fair 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. Tuesday, April 17. The free event will give attendees an opportunity to network with potential employers and learn about aviation’s most in-demand careers.

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N.C. Lieutenant Gov. Dan Forest to Speak at GTCC Commencement

Published on April 9, 2018

Guilford Technical Community College announced today that North Carolina Lt. Gov. Dan Forest will speak at its 52nd commencement ceremony. The event will be held at the Greensboro Coliseum on May 10 at 7 p.m. More than 1,300 students are expected to receive degrees at the ceremony.

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GTCC to Host Annual Career Fair March 21

Published on March 8, 2018

Guilford Technical Community College will host its annual spring career fair on Wednesday, March 21 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Medlin Campus Center on GTCC’s Jamestown Campus. This free event offers job seekers the opportunity to network with employers from a range of industries.

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GTCC to Host Annual Astronomy Festival

Published on February 27, 2018

Guilford Technical Community College will host its annual astronomy festival, TriStar, March 2–3 on GTCC’s Jamestown Campus. The event gathers astronomy enthusiasts, from novice to professional, for a full day of presentations, displays and observing. It is free and open to the public.

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GTCC Speakers’ Series to Feature Katherine Moore

Published on February 7, 2018

Guilford Technical Community College will present a talk by Katherine Moore. The lecture will be held at noon Tuesday, Feb. 27 in the Joseph S. Koury Auditorium on the Jamestown Campus. The event is free and open to the public.

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