Newsroom Waukesha County Technical College

Eight Wisconsin technical colleges awarded grants through the U.S. Department of Laboropens in new window
Community College Daily -- The Wisconsin Technical College System (WTCS) was awarded a $5.7 million Strengthening Community Colleges Training Grant from the U.S. Labor Department that will be used to advance manufacturing education across the state. Eight colleges within the WTCS -- including Waukesha County Technical College -- will receive a portion of the monies, which will be primarily used to fund the integration of embedded, short-term credentials within advanced manufacturing programs and the development of corresponding open education resources. Western Technical College will coordinate the distribution of the grant money.
17
Apr
2024
www.ccdaily.com
Zenith food truck is serving up fusion-style fare in Waukeshaopens in new window
OnMilwaukee -- WCTC Culinary Management student Marco Lezameta Jr. is gleaning experience from his father who runs Zenith food truck in Waukesha. From their little, yellow mobile food operation, the father-son duo creates a variety of fusion-style food that takes its inspiration from Peru, Mexico, India and beyond.
12
Apr
2024
onmilwaukee.com
Ascendium: Wisconsin Technical College System apprentices receive $1.6M in scholarshipsopens in new window
WisBusiness.com -- Ascendium is pleased to announce 801 construction and industrial apprentices in the Wisconsin Technical College System (WTCS) have been selected to receive a $2,000 Tools of the Trade scholarship this year. At Waukesha County Technical College, 95 apprentices received the scholarships.
02
Apr
2024
www.wisbusiness.com
Wisconsin chef raises awareness on colorectal canceropens in new window
Spectrum News 1-- As a colorectal cancer survivor, Chef Jack Birren, an instructor at Waukesha County Technical College, is an advocate for raising awareness about the disease. As part of his involvement with the Fight CRC organization, he recently visited Washington D.C. to speak to legislators on awareness and funding for research. Birren has been an instructor in WCTC's Culinary Management program for more than 12 years.
29
Mar
2024
spectrumnews1.com
Small liberal arts university relocates satellite campuses to bolster transfersopens in new window
Inside Higher Ed -- While falling enrollments have led to some colleges and universities to close or move online over the past two years, a private college in the state is taking a proactive approach toward securing a strong transfer student pipeline.
19
Mar
2024
www.insidehighered.com