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RegisteredNursing.org names WCTC one of the top 10 nursing schools in Wisconsinopens in new window
RegisteredNursing.org -- Waukesha County Technical College was named by RegisteredNursing.org as one of the 2019 Best Nursing Schools in Wisconsin. WCTC was listed in the top 10, along with five other colleges within the Wisconsin Technical College System that offer schools of nursing.
09
Apr
2019
www.registerednursing.org
Project to expand WCTC's Building I could start next weekopens in new window
Waukesha Freeman -- The Waukesha County Technical College District Board, at its Tuesday meeting, will vote to approve a construction project bid for expansion of Building I. Additional classrooms will translate to more workspaces for students interested in enrolling in various applied technologies programs.
05
Apr
2019
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WCTC Culinary Management grad to oversee transition of Holy Hill Caféopens in new window
Waukesha Freeman -- WCTC Culinary Management grad Kelly Arndt will oversee the transition of the Holy Hill Café in the Town of Erin as it changes from a full-service cafeteria to a coffee, sandwich and breakfast café.
05
Apr
2019
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WCTC instructor to receive Trade State Awardopens in new window
GM Today -- Waukesha County Technical College instructor Susan Dragotta has been selected to receive the 2019 Advancing International Trade State Award for Wisconsin from NASBITE International.
28
Mar
2019
www.gmtoday.com
FAMTEN program builds a pathway for students into fluid power careersopens in new window
Fluid Power Journal -- The National Fluid Power Association’s Fluid Power and Applied Mechatronics Training and Employment Network (FAMTEN) is a new fluid power workforce development pathway that creates strong connections between local technical colleges -- including Waukesha County Technical College -- industry partners, and high school teachers.
05
Mar
2019
fluidpowerjournal.com
WCTC to host spring open houseopens in new window
Waukesha Freeman -- WCTC will hold its spring open house on March 14 from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. to share with potential students and their details about the College and its more than 95 program areas.
02
Mar
2019
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Rube Goldberg Machine Contest encourages 'solving problems in a fun way'opens in new window
Fox 6 -- More than 30 years after taking off, the Rube Goldberg Machine Contest continues to challenge young inventors. This year's regional high school competition was again held at Waukesha County Technical College March 1. The event is coordinated by the Milwaukee Area Engineering and Technology Partnership, which includes WCTC, STEM Forward, Milwaukee Area Technical College and Milwaukee School of Engineering.
01
Mar
2019
fox6now.com
WCTC apprentices recognized for skills at state competitionopens in new window
Waukesha Freeman -- Two Waukesha County Technical College students have been recognized for the skills they've learned in two separate apprenticeship programs.
01
Mar
2019
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DECA students bring home awards from state conferenceopens in new window
Waukesha Freeman -- Several Waukesha County Technical College Collegiate DECA members brought home awards and honors from the Collegiate DECA State Conference from Feb. 21 to 24 in Delavan.
28
Feb
2019
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WCTC to seek approval to expand Industrial Buildingopens in new window
Waukesha Freeman -- Waukesha County Technical College is proposing to expand its Industrial or I Building to provide additional learning spaces for students in a number of programs within the School of Applied Technologies.
26
Feb
2019
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College partnerships offer female students a flexible way to earn a degree in social workopens in new window
Milwaukee Independent -- Alverno College and Waukesha County Technical and Milwaukee Area Technical College (MATC) have established formal partnerships that streamline the transfer process for female students who want to become social workers. The MATC-Alverno and the WCTC-Alverno partnerships allow female students to complete their associate degree in Human Services at the respective technical college and then transfer to Alverno to earn a bachelor's degree in Social Work.
24
Feb
2019
www.milwaukeeindependent.com
WCTC advisory committee member running for Common Council seatopens in new window
Washington County Insider -- Hartford District 1 Alderman Joseph Fulop, who serves on a Waukesha County Technical College advisory board, is running for a seat on the Hartford Common Council.
16
Feb
2019
www.washingtoncountyinsider.com
WCTC students headed to regional cyber defense competitionopens in new window
Waukesha Freeman -- IT students from WCTC took home top honors at the Collegiate Cyber Defense Competition -- Wisconsin Qualifier, and the team will head to regionals in March.
15
Feb
2019
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WCTC Real Estate graduate promoted at Waukesha State Bankopens in new window
Waukesha Freeman -- Katie Reiners, who earned her Real Estate degree from Waukesha County Technical College, has spent eight years at Waukesha State Bank and was recently promoted to the role of vice president -- retail banking manager.
14
Feb
2019
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Three spots to open on WCTC District Boardopens in new window
Waukesha Freeman -- The board that governs Waukesha County Technical College will have three openings this summer, including an employee member for is paid for work; an employee member who is paid for services and possess the power to hire, transfer, suspend, layoff, recall, promote, discharge, assign, reward or discipline other employees; and an additional member who lives within the technical college district.
14
Feb
2019
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WOW Workforce Development now Forward Careers, main office remains on WCTC campusopens in new window
Waukesha Freeman -- Job training resource WOW Workforce Development Inc. is changing its name to Forward Careers to better reflect its mission. The agency's main office is located in the heart of Waukesha County Technical College's main campus.
09
Feb
2019
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Campuses across the state, including WCTC, add facilities, research that shape industriesopens in new window
Milwaukee Business Journal -- At campuses across Wisconsin, students and faculty within the University of Wisconsin System, private colleges and universities, and the Wisconsin Technical College System are discovering, researching and applying new technologies and ideas that are shaping several industries.
08
Feb
2019
www.bizjournals.com
Once a Navy nurse overseas, now this WCTC grad runs a cooking schoolopens in new window
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel -- Pam Dennis spent 24 years as a Navy nurse, but while stationed in southern Italy, she became inspired to become a better cook. Fast forward to present day, and Dennis, a 2017 WCTC Culinary Management grad, started her own cooking school, Chef Pam's Kitchen.
07
Feb
2019
www.jsonline.com
New City of Whitewater police officer a Criminal Justice - Law Enforcement Academy studentopens in new window
Royal Purple -- Criminal Justice - Law Enforcement Academy student Aleks Marjanovic is changing from a career in the healthcare field to one in law enforcement. WCTC's academy is providing him with the necessary training for his new role as an officer in the City of Whitewater Police Department.
04
Feb
2019
royalpurplenews.com
Upskilling on the up: Automation not taking jobs from humansopens in new window
Waukesha Freeman -- Waukesha County has become a hub for the automation industry, and Waukesha County Technical College plays a critical role in training students for jobs in robotics and related trades.
29
Jan
2019
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From restaurant employment to HVAC and back again: WCTC grad and his wife open Lucy's Cafeopens in new window
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel -- Andres Zavaleta has long had an interest in working in the restaurant business, so the WCTC grad and his wife, Lucy, recently opened a new restaurant in North Prairie.
23
Jan
2019
www.jsonline.com
Martin Luther King Jr. event at WCTC features well-known historian, speakeropens in new window
Waukesha Freeman -- WCTC welcomed Reggie Jackson, well-known historian, speaker and head griot for America's Black Holocaust Museum, for the College's annual Martin Luther King Jr. celebration. Jackson spoke to a crowd of about 400 on how biases have become ingrained in today's society and how people can continue to strive for equality and educate others.
22
Jan
2019
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Ozaukee County first female undersheriff also a WCTC educatoropens in new window
Ozaukee Press -- Ozaukee County undersheriff Christy Knowles shares her criminal justice knowledge with those enrolled in WCTC's Criminal Justice -- Law Enforcement Academy.
16
Jan
2019
www.ozaukeepress.com
WCTC grad turns love for his city, beer and fashion into apparel brandopens in new window
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel -- Evan Nevals, a 2016 Waukesha County Technical College grad of marketing, and hotel and restaurant management programs, started Beer Me. Waukee, a beer-inspired apparel brand in November 2017. Beer Me. Waukee items can be purchased locally at Urban Milwaukee and Phase 2 Clothing and Skateboard in Wauwatosa.
14
Jan
2019
www.jsonline.com
WCTC instructor helps public safety officials learn to use drones for rescue missionsopens in new window
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel -- Fire departments in the area, including the Merton Fire Department, are increasingly using drones to assist in rescue efforts. Bill Bongle, who teaches drone courses at Waukesha County Technical College, says the technology can provide firefighters with different perspectives of a scene and also identify potential hazards.
09
Jan
2019
www.jsonline.com
Cheese expert and Culinary Management grad suggests cheese pairings in time for National Cheese Lover’s Dayopens in new window
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel -- Waukesha County Technical College grad Zak Groh has worked at high-end resorts and restaurants in Scotland, Hawaii and Milwaukee, and he now uses his talents as a food consultant at Larry’s Market.
09
Jan
2019
www.jsonline.com
Fixing the water tower for the Milwaukee County Zoo's steam locomotives puts student designers to the testopens in new window
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel -- WCTC students part of STEM education group tasked with the challenge of designing a new water tower for the Milwaukee County Zoo’s steam trains.
13
Dec
2018
www.jsonline.com
DWD awards $99K Fast Forward grant to WCTCopens in new window
Waukesha Freeman -- The Wisconsin Department of Workforce Development issued a grant to Waukesha County Technical College to expand WCTC's Dual Enrollment Academy programs.
07
Dec
2018
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The path less traveled--How WCTC is helping students along nontraditional career pathsopens in new window
While the trades have historically been dominated by men, WCTC is working on ways to introduce women to fields such as welding and manufacturing -- and with great interest.
30
Nov
2018
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WCTC Culinary Management grad's passion for wings has made them a staple at her West Allis pubopens in new window
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel -- Kit Limanski, owner of Limanski's Pub in West Allis has a love of wings and offers 30 sauces each day -- all of which she created herself -- including maple bacon, which won judges' choice award at this year's Milwaukee WingFest.
28
Nov
2018
www.jsonline.com
Cooking school coming to downtown Waukeshaopens in new window
Waukesha Freeman -- Pam Dennis spent her career in nursing until she decided to switch gears, earn her associate degree from Waukesha County Technical College and open a chef-assist cooking school, Chef Pam's Kitchen, which will officially open in February.
28
Nov
2018
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Public and private institutions partner to produce more nurses, more quicklyopens in new window
Inside Higher Ed -- Joint degree programs between private and public colleges are being embraced as a way to meet growing demand for nurses with bachelor's degrees -- in less time. Waukesha County Technical College and Mount Mary University began a 1-2-1 program earlier this year.
21
Nov
2018
www.insidehighered.com
AEM participates in Wacker Neuson Apprentice Program signing ceremonyopens in new window
Association of Equipment Manufacturers -- In response to the ever-growing skills gap, Wacker Neuson developed the Construction Equipment Technician Apprenticeship Program in partnership with Kohler Engines, Waukesha County Technical College, and the State of Wisconsin Department of Workforce Development.
15
Nov
2018
www.aem.org
WCTC plans supply chain, customer service programsopens in new window
Milwaukee Business Journal -- Two new programs planned at Waukesha County Technical College aim to fill employer needs in the Milwaukee and surrounding areas.
30
Oct
2018
www.bizjournals.com
High school students partner with building firm, earn transcripted credit opens in new window
GM Today -- Mukwonago High School students get real-world experience in the building trades and earn WCTC transcripted credit by learning on a job site.
18
Oct
2018
www.gmtoday.com
Economic summit to focus on fiscal, political environmentopens in new window
GM Today -- Waukesha County Technical College will host an economic summit on Oct. 24 featuring Paul Stebbins, who served as the chairman and CEO of World Fuel Services Corp.
18
Oct
2018
www.gmtoday.com
Fall job fair at WCTC to feature more than 130 employersopens in new window
GM Today -- The Workforce Development Center, in cooperation with Waukesha County Technical College, is hosting a job fair at WCTC on Oct. 17, with more than 130 employers who are seeking to fill positions in a number of fields.
16
Oct
2018
www.gmtoday.com
Walter (Terry) Lutz remembered for his generous spirit, support of educationopens in new window
Washington County Insider -- Terry Lutz, longtime supporter of Waukesha County Technical College and technical education, passed away Oct. 12 at the age of 78. Lutz has been a friend and supporter of the College for many years. In spring, Lutz was honored by the College for his generous donations to WCTC that will ensure the education of many students for years to come.
12
Oct
2018
www.washingtoncountyinsider.com
Chef puts a Wisconsin stamp on Devon Seafood's fareopens in new window
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel -- WCTC Culinary grad Anthony Clark puts his own personal touches on the meals he creates at Devon Seafood and Steak. Clark has worked at various restaurants in the Milwaukee area and is currently the executive chef at Devon's.
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Oct
2018
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Statewide shortage of early childhood educators could affect Wisconsin's economyopens in new window
The Freeman -- Schools across the state and country have been dealing with teacher shortages for years, but this year is the first year that Wisconsin is listed as having a shortage of early childhood educators.
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Sep
2018
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WCTC hosting first Early Childhood Education Career Fair amid teacher shortageopens in new window
CBS 58 -- WCTC will its first Early Childhood Education Career Fair on Wednesday, Oct. 3, to help connect employers with candidates in the education field.
25
Sep
2018
www.cbs58.com
Foxconn's arrival highights need for manufacturers to invest in supply chains; event held at WCTCopens in new window
GM Today -- Waukesha County Technical College was host to a special supply chain workshop in preparation for Foxconn's arrival.
21
Sep
2018
www.gmtoday.com
Members of WCTC's Criminal Justice Academy to participate in run, promote community policingopens in new window
TMJ 4 -- Waukesha County Technical College's Criminal Justice -- Law Enforcement Academy recruits will be on hand at the Cops and Kids Foundation's Run with Blue 5K/2-Mile Walk on Sept. 29 in Menomonee Falls, Wis.
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Sep
2018
www.tmj4.com
Manufacturers invited to supply chain workshops at WCTCopens in new window
GM Today -- A supply chain workshop for the Foxconn production facility is being held at Waukesha County Technical College on Wednesday, Sept. 19. The session is designed to share information to better help manufacturers prepare for industry trends and provide participants with a preview of Foxconn’s vendor criteria.
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Sep
2018
www.gmtoday.com
WCTC expanding to accommodate growing manufacturing programsopens in new window
BizTimes Milwaukee -- Waukesha County Technical College is planning a 10,300-square-foot expansion to accommodate the school’s growing demand for manufacturing programs. The two-story addition will be onto the southwest side of the existing I Building, 800 Main St.
13
Sep
2018
www.biztimes.com
Three Pillars awards employee with scholarship to pursue nursing degreeopens in new window
Waukesha Freeman -- Three Pillars employee Sierra Hammond received a $1,255 scholarship to pursue her nursing degree at Waukesha County Technical College.
12
Sep
2018
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Five statewide Foxconn supply chain events set for this month; representatives to be at WCTC Sept. 19opens in new window
BizTimes Milwaukee -- Manufacturers interested in becoming a supplier to Foxconn Technology Group are invited to one of five supplier readiness events scheduled throughout the rest of September. One event is scheduled to be held at Waukesha County Technical College Sept. 19.
12
Sep
2018
www.biztimes.com
Higher Education Regional Alliance (HERA) to help expand SE Wisconsin's talent poolopens in new window
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel -- The HERA collaborative of 18 southeastern Wisconsin colleges and universities are dedicated to reducing the skills and talent gap by increasing employment rates and number of post-secondary grads in the region.
07
Sep
2018
www.jsonline.com
WCTC Classic Room open for business!opens in new window
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel -- Training restaurants at local colleges, inlcuding Waukesha County Technical College, are open for business and are a great dining option!
04
Sep
2018
www.jsonline.com
District board approves Industrial Building expansionopens in new window
Waukesha Freeman -- The WCTC District Board approved the second phase of the Terry Lutz Integrated Manufacturing Center addition project on Aug. 14.
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Aug
2018
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WCTC Criminal Justice -- Law Enforcement Academy grad named to Janesville PDopens in new window
Janesville Gazette -- The Janesville Police Department recently named Waukesha County Technical College Criminal Justice -- Law Enforcement Academy graduate Ryan Jaremko to its department.
22
Aug
2018
www.gazettextra.com
Steps to finding a career -- Dual Enrollopens in new window
BizTimes Media/STUFF -- Waukesha County Technical College 2018 grad Max Czechowski was able to get a jumpstart in his education thanks to the Dual Enrollment Academy program. Read about his experiences in the Steps to Finding a Career section (Step 5, p 11).
21
Aug
2018
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WCTC students will see new, updated spaces this school yearopens in new window
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel -- Students at Waukesha County Technical College will see a variety of improvements and upgrades when they return to campus this fall.
13
Aug
2018
www.jsonline.com
Waukesha County leaders are working together to create, retain talentopens in new window
Milwaukee Business Journal -- WCTC President Kaylen Betzig was among the participants at the Milwaukee Business Journal Waukesha County Roundtable, where leaders discussed strategies on job creation and keeping existing employees in the county.
09
Aug
2018
www.bizjournals.com
Wolter Power Systems donates equipment to WCTCopens in new window
Waukesha Freeman -- Wolter Power Systems is committed to helping educate and train those interested in working in the trades and has donated a generator and two engines to Waukesha County Technical College for use in the Diesel Equipment Technology program.
08
Aug
2018
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NASA welcomes next WCTC aerospace scholar to space centeropens in new window
Waukesha Freeman -- Dan Jones, a student in Waukesha County Technical College's Mechanical Design Technology program, traveled to the Stennis Space Center in Mississippi earlier this summer as part of the NASA Community College Aerospace onsite experience.
03
Aug
2018
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Walker talks tech education, workforce development at WCTCopens in new window
Waukesha Freeman -- Gov. Scott Walker stopped at Waukesha County Technical College Wednesday, July 25, to meet with students in the Automation Systems Technology program and tout the importance of technical skills needed in the workforce.
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Jul
2018
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High school teachers train at WCTC as part of FAMTEN networkopens in new window
NFPA Hub -- In late June, six high school teachers from four local high schools attended the FAMTEN (Fluid Power and Applied Mechatronics Training and Employment Network) high school teacher training held at Waukesha County Technical College.
25
Jul
2018
nfpahub.com
Lanex increases focus on digital marketing; company owner a proponent of WCTCopens in new window
Waukesha Freeman -- Matt McCoy, president of Lanex LLC, a web and software development team, is a member of WCTC's Network Specialist advisory committee and a proponent of WCTC.
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Jul
2018
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School of Business experts share how to build a personal brandopens in new window
TMJ4 -- Jon Koch, associate dean in the School of Business, and Julie Loeding, marketing instructor, talk to hosts of "The Morning Blend" on how to build a personal brand. Student Carly Reichert and recent graduate Steven Ell are also featured in the segment.
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Jul
2018
www.tmj4.com
K9s for Warriers -- They Rescued Each Otheropens in new window
Consumers Advocate -- Army National Guard soldier and spring 2018 Business Management grad Tiffany Baker has relied on her service dog, Buddy, to help her to better function in public. (Scroll to section "They Rescued Each Other" to learn about their amazing bond.)
15
Jul
2018
www.consumersadvocate.org
Positively Milwaukee -- Amazing journey leads to rewarding life for WCTC gradopens in new window
TMJ4 -- WCTC grad Heather Garcia has overcome numerous challenges to achieve rewarding career and most recently, a Wisconsin Social Service Association award for excellence in human services.
07
Jul
2018
www.tmj4.com
Switch to a culinary career was 'simply irresistible' for Waukesha County Technical College gradopens in new window
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel -- Megan Day graduated from UWM, but decided a career in the culinary arts was a better fit and completed her culinary studies at WCTC. Soon after graduating from WCTC, she opened a catering business and most recently, a restaurant.
06
Jul
2018
www.jsonline.com
New associate dean of Manufacturing Technologies namedopens in new window
Waukesha Freeman -- Carol Fontanez was recently named associate dean of Manufacturing Technologies for WCTC's School of Applied Technologies. She replaces longtime instructor and outgoing associate dean Robert Novak, who retires in August.
05
Jul
2018
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Writing instructor pens book 'Young Voices from Wild Milwaukee' opens in new window
Shepherd Express -- Waukesha County Technical College instructor Gail Grenier gathered stories from over a dozen people who have benefitted from the Urban Ecology Center.
27
Jun
2018
shepherdexpress.com
Higher education leaders form alliance to meet workforce needsopens in new window
BizTimes -- Education leaders from colleges and universities, including three Wisconsin Technical Colleges -- WCTC, MATC and Gateway -- have formed the Higher Education Regional Alliance (HERA) to address the workforce shortages in multiple industries.
25
Jun
2018
www.biztimes.com
GEE, what a farm!opens in new window
Waukesha Freeman -- Kathy Gee, owner of GEE Funny Farm near Mukwonago, is using what she learned from business courses taken at WCTC to run her educational farm.
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Jun
2018
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Lakeside Lutheran HS student receives technical scholarship, plans to attend WCTCopens in new window
Watertown Daily Times -- Zachary Cichanofsky, a recent graduate of Lakeside Lutheran High School, received a Technical Excellence Scholarship from the State of Wisconsin and will start at WCTC this fall.
08
Jun
2018
www.wdtimes.com
Retiring City of Brookfield Police captain to continue teaching at WCTCopens in new window
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel -- City of Brookfield Police Capt. J. Philip Horter, who will soon retire after 30 years in law enforcement, will continue to teach at Waukesha County Technical College in the Criminal Justice program.
30
May
2018
www.jsonline.com
Lakeside Lutheran High School student to attend WCTCopens in new window
Watertown Daily Times -- Lakeside Lutheran High School student Megan Splinter to attend WCTC.
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May
2018
www.wdtimes.com
Tex-A-Consin hits the road in time for barbecue seasonopens in new window
Waukesha Freeman -- A mobile smokehouse, owned by Todd Lewis, an instructor at WCTC, and Terrance Williams, a chef, made its debut on Memorial Day.
24
May
2018
www.gmtoday.com
WCTC to rename building in honor of Lutzopens in new window
Waukesha Freeman -- WCTC held a special dedication ceremony on May 22 to honor and thank Terry Lutz for his generous contributions to the College.
22
May
2018
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Top 10 Lakeside Lutheran HS student Zachary Cichanofsky to attend WCTC opens in new window
Watertown Daily Times -- Lakeside Lutheran High School announced its academic top 10 students -- one of which will be attending WCTC in the fall.
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May
2018
www.wdtimes.com
High demand for those in trucking industryopens in new window
Wisconsin State Journal -- There's a shortage of OTR truck drivers, but WCTC offers a 10-week Truck Driving program that results in extensive training and a technical diploma.
12
May
2018
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Bilingual Welding program featured on Adalenteopens in new window
Milwaukee PBS -- WCTC’s bilingual Welding program was highlighted on the PBS show “Adalente,” a locally produced series that celebrates the rich heritage of Latino people. The bilingual welding program includes three courses -- Gas Metal Arc Welding, Blueprint Reading for Fabrication and Industrial Math – all of which lead into WCTC technical diploma and degree programs. The segment includes interviews with Mike Shiels, School of Applied Technologies dean; Karen Feliciano, Welding instructor; Gerardo Uribe and Julio Delgado; current students; David Hernandez, program graduate; and Jose Solorzano, diversity recruitment specialist.
10
May
2018
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Watertown Fire Department hires WCTC gradopens in new window
Watertown Daily Times -- Matt Martin, who received his fire and EMS training at Waukesha County Technical College, is the newest firefighter with the Watertown Fire Department.
10
May
2018
www.wdtimes.com
Milwaukee institutions band together to help solve nursing shortageopens in new window
WUWM 89.7 -- Waukesha County Technical College and Mount Mary University have joined forces to help solve the nursing shortage: the Wisconsin Center for Nurses is predicting a need of 20,000 nurses by 2020.
08
May
2018
wuwm.com
Beaver Dam grad travels to Ghana on medical mission trip opens in new window
Daily Citizen (Beaver Dam) -- WCTC Nursing student Aryanna Frinak traveled to Ghana in West Africa to participate in mission work and learn more about pediatric nursing.
06
May
2018
www.wiscnews.com
Keri Craig-Lee: the extraordinary life of Queensland's 'empress of style'opens in new window
The Sydney Morning Herald -- High-end Australian designer Keri Craig-Lee has ties to Wisconsin: In the late 1970s, the award-winning designer was a student at Waukesha County Technical College.
05
May
2018
www.smh.com.au
Wisconsin First -- Hundreds of contractors attend meeting on bidding process for Foxconn workopens in new window
Waukesha Freeman -- More than 200 representatives from area construction companies attended an information session April 19 to learn how to get involved with the Foxconn project.
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Apr
2018
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Milwaukee-area construction businesses learn about Foxconn opportunities at info sessionopens in new window
CBS 58 -- Waukesha County Technical College hosted an information session for contractors interested in bidding on work for phase 1 of the Foxconn construction project.
19
Apr
2018
www.cbs58.com
One college's problem is another college's solutionopens in new window
Community College Daily -- Waukesha County Technical College and Madison Area Technical College have found mutual benefits from a partnership between a truck driving program and a diesel equipment technology program.
13
Apr
2018
www.ccdaily.com
WCTC to host informational session on Foxconn bidding processopens in new window
Waukesha Freeman -- A two-hour information session will be held at Waukesha County Technical College on April 19 for construction-related companies seeking to bid on work for the Foxconn project.
10
Apr
2018
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Foxconn construction vendor meeting to be held at WCTC April 19opens in new window
FOX 6 --Waukesha County Technical College is one of many local sites where a construction vendor meeting will take place in the coming weeks.
04
Apr
2018
fox6now.com
WCTC to implement new certificates to help train future Foxconn employeesopens in new window
TMJ 4 -- New certificate offerings in various areas of manufacturing are being explored and will be offered in upcoming semesters at WCTC. These will benefit those interested in gaining the skills needed for jobs at Foxconn.
31
Mar
2018
www.tmj4.com
Robotics Week at Discovery World features robots of all shapes, sizes and usesopens in new window
Fox 6 Now -- WCTC Automation Systems Technology students are on hand at Discovery World this week (March 28-31) -- as part of Robotics Week -- showcasing their engineering and robot programming skills. WCTC has two automated machines on display. Please see the third video, "What can you see?", in which AST student Jason Elliott is interviewed.
28
Mar
2018
fox6now.com
Couple earns small business certificate from WCTC, opens pizza restaurantopens in new window
Waukesha Freeman -- Husband and wife team Laura and Matt Turk have opened a pizzeria that offers healthier menu items without sacrificing flavor. The Turks earned their small business certificate from WCTC before starting their new venture.
22
Mar
2018
www.gmtoday.com
WCTC student earns two degrees, one diploma despite hardshipsopens in new window
TMJ4 -- WCTC Marketing student and Collegiate DECA president Rebekah Banaszak has overcome many life challenges, but she has persevered and found academic and personal success.
22
Mar
2018
www.tmj4.com
Nursing shortage inspires schools to create innovative learning opportunitiesopens in new window
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel/JS Online -- Area technical colleges, including WCTC, are partnering with four-year colleges and universities to help students earn their associate degree and bachelor's degree in four years.
16
Mar
2018
www.jsonline.com
Two WI schools launching Nursing 1-2-1 program to address nursing shortageopens in new window
CBS 58 -- Waukesha County Technical College and Mount Mary University signed an agreement March 13 to offer a Nursing program that allows students to earn an associate degree, registered nurse licensure and bachelor's degree in four years.
14
Mar
2018
cbs58.com
WCTC and Mount Mary University team up to address nursing shortageopens in new window
Fox 6 -- WCTC and Mount Mary University are partnering to offer a new program that will help provide a solution to the area's nursing shortage.
14
Mar
2018
fox6now.com
Two area schools team up to tackle nursing shortageopens in new window
TMJ4 -- WCTC and Mount Mary University have teamed up to offer a 1-2-1 Nursing program.
14
Mar
2018
amp.tmj4.com
Plumbing predicament -- Industry is expanding, but more skilled labor neededopens in new window
Waukesha Freeman -- WCTC instructor Patrick O'Neill weighs in on the shortage of plumbers the state will experience in coming years.
08
Mar
2018
www.gmtoday.com
Cyber defenders to the rescue -- WCTC team takes first place in collegiate competitionopens in new window
Waukesha Freeman -- WCTC IT Network Security Specialist program students took home gold in the 2018 Collegiate Cyber Defense Competition.
08
Mar
2018
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Trucking troubles -- Industry suffering severe shortage of driversopens in new window
Waukesha Freeman -- Waukesha County Technical College is helping to meet the driver shortage in the truck driving industry.
27
Feb
2018
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Milwaukee-area educators collaborate to meet FoxConn challengeopens in new window
Milwaukee Business Journal -- Waukesha County Technical College leaders met with other area educators to discuss the skillsets needed to prepare workers for jobs at Foxconn.
23
Feb
2018
www.bizjournals.com
Students design outdoor spaces for display at NARI Home Improvement Showopens in new window
Fox6 Now -- WCTC, MATC, Mount Mary University and MIAD designed outdoor living spaces that were on display at the NARI Spring Home Improvement Show Feb. 15-18 at the Expo Center at Wisconsin State Fair Park.
18
Feb
2018
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WCTC launches new Mechatronics apprenticeshipopens in new window
Waukesha Freeman -- Waukesha County Technical College officially launched its 11th apprenticeship program — Mechatronics — on Jan. 22.
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Feb
2018
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Wisconsin's Workforce Successopens in new window
Community College Daily -- Wisconsin Technical Colleges, including Waukesha County Technical College, are celebrating a variety of workforce development victories offering programming in fields that provide family-wage jobs and pathways to four-year colleges and universities.
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Feb
2018
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Greige to bring elegant desserts to Brix Building in Walker's Point - OnMilwaukeeopens in new window
OnMilwaukee.com -- Jessica Reinhardtsen, a WCTC alumna who earned degrees in Baking and Pastry Management along with Interior Design, is gearing up to open a high-end bakery, Griege, in Milwaukee's Walker's Point Neighborhood. Reinhardtsen's hope is the bakery will be a place where patrons can start their day with a pastry and coffee and return in the evening for sweet treats paired with wine.
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Jan
2018
staff.onmilwaukee.com
WCTC receives $2 million for upgrades to manufacturing centeropens in new window
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
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Nov
2017
www.jsonline.com
Higher education panel partnering around Foxconnopens in new window
Milwaukee Business Journal
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Nov
2017
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WCTC gets Apple-certifiedopens in new window
The Waukesha Freeman
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Oct
2017
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MADE Career Pathways Expoopens in new window
BizTimes Milwaukee
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Oct
2017
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Exploring tech careers, HANDS-ONopens in new window
The Waukesha Freeman
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Oct
2017
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A career on the open roadopens in new window
The Waukesha Freeman
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Oct
2017
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Generac donates engine to WCTCopens in new window
The Waukesha Freeman
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Oct
2017
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Exploring STEM and moreopens in new window
The Waukesha Freeman
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Aug
2017
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Get a look at products that Foxconn makes: Slideshowopens in new window
Milwaukee Business Journal
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Aug
2017
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Foxconn tech at WCTCopens in new window
The Waukesha Freeman
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Aug
2017
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Trump tours tech college, readies job-training initiativeopens in new window
The Washington Times
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Jun
2017
www.washingtontimes.com
Taking it to the streets of WCTCopens in new window
The Waukesha Freeman
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May
2017
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WCTC grows cybersecurity programsopens in new window
The Waukesha Freeman
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Apr
2017
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WCTC to offer free welding, automotive trainingopens in new window
BizTimes Milwaukee
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Apr
2017
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WCTC shifts focus of Quad/Graphics-supported programopens in new window
Milwaukee Business Journal
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Mar
2017
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WCTC Small Business Center to host writing workshopopens in new window
Lake Country Now
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Mar
2017
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WCTC offers home building seminaropens in new window
Lake Country Now
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Mar
2017
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Rube Goldberg competition at WCTCopens in new window
The Waukesha Freeman
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Mar
2017
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Rube Goldberg machine contestopens in new window
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
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Mar
2017
www.jsonline.com
Wauwatosa competes in Rube Goldberg regionalopens in new window
Wauwatosa Now
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Mar
2017
www.wauwatosanow.com
Photos: Rube Goldberg contest is a challenge of ingenuityopens in new window
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
03
Mar
2017
www.jsonline.com
State leaders visit WCTC dual enrollment academyopens in new window
The Waukesha Freeman
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Feb
2017
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WCTC to offer three levels of motorcycle training coursesopens in new window
Lake Country Now
15
Feb
2017
www.lakecountrynow.com
The road to independenceopens in new window
The Waukesha Freeman
14
Feb
2017
waukeshafreeman.wi.newsmemory.com
Welder-fabricator program launched at WCTCopens in new window
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
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Sep
2016
www.jsonline.com
WCTC invites transfers from now-closed ITT Techopens in new window
The Waukesha Freeman
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Sep
2016
www.wctc.edu
WCTC graduate honored with nursing leader awardopens in new window
The Waukesha Freeman
09
Jun
2016
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WCTC opens new manufacturing centeropens in new window
BizTimes
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Apr
2016
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First look at WCTC's new manufacturing training center: Exclusiveopens in new window
Milwaukee Business Journal
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Mar
2016
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Newson speaks at WCTC Commencementopens in new window
The Waukesha Freeman
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Dec
2015
www.wctc.edu
Thanksgiving Communityopens in new window
The Waukesha Freeman
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Nov
2015
www.wctc.edu
Paramedics invited to learn about nursingopens in new window
Lake Country Reporter
02
Nov
2015
www.wctc.edu
Lake Country WCTC students teaching studentsopens in new window
Lake Country Now
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Oct
2015
www.wctc.edu
Spread Your Wings: WCTC business classesopens in new window
Lake Country Now
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Oct
2015
www.wctc.edu
Seminar speaker helps entrepreneurs get organizedopens in new window
Lake Country Reporter
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Aug
2015
www.wctc.edu
WCTC offering free welding classesopens in new window
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
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Jul
2015
www.wctc.edu
Three years Two Careersopens in new window
Daily Reporter
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Jul
2015
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3 WCTC District Board members reappointedopens in new window
The Waukesha Freeman
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Jul
2015
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WCTC Partners with Ottawaopens in new window
BizTimes
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Feb
2015
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Dual Enrollment Academyopens in new window
The Waukesha Freeman
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Feb
2015
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WCTC fire and EMS faculty instructors of the yearopens in new window
The Waukesha Freeman
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Feb
2015
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Interior design students compete at showopens in new window
The Waukesha Freeman
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Feb
2015
www.wctc.edu
WCTC, UWW transfer agreementopens in new window
Lake Country Reporter
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Jan
2015
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1M WCTC manufacturing center done revealedopens in new window
Milwaukee Business Journal
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Jan
2015
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Walker cites WCTC student in State of the State addressopens in new window
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Jan
2015
www.wctc.edu
WCTC interim leader appointed college presidentopens in new window
Milwaukee Business Journal
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Jan
2015
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Hiring of police officers remains steadyopens in new window
The Waukesha Freeman
02
Jan
2015
www.wctc.edu