Thirteen students from Wiregrass Georgia Technical College are headed to the National SkillsUSA competition in Atlanta this June after winning gold medals at the state-wide SkillsUSA Championship this past weekend. This was the first in-person competition since 2019. The college had an exceptional showing bringing home 13 gold, 4 silver, and 2 bronze medals. ForContinue reading “SkillsUSA State Conference 2022 – A Visual Story”
Category Archives: Student Activities
STEM & Manufacturing 2022!
This is the first in-person event the college has hosted in two years and excited to welcome students from the following school systems to our campus in Valdosta – Atkinson County High School, Berrien Academy, Cook High School, Delta Innovative School, Echols High School, Fitzgerald High School College and Career Academy, PMLC – Lowndes Alterative,Continue reading “STEM & Manufacturing 2022!”
10th Annual Geekfest
The 10th Annual Wiregrass Geekfest was held on the Valdosta Campus Friday, March 8, 2019. Over 1,000 high school students and approximately 700 middle school students attended.
Students “Get Wired” for Allied Health
On Tuesday, February 28, our annual “Get Wired for Allied Health” event was held on the Valdosta Campus. Almost 1000 students from 18 different high schools and middle schools got to see “up close” some of the allied health programs offered at Wiregrass.
Write Night Ceremonies 2016
Write Night ceremonies were held on the Valdosta and Ben Hill-Irwin Campuses recently celebrating the ninth edition of the award-winning literary journal, “The Wiregrass Reader.” The goal of the journal is to promote literacy within the Wiregrass region of Georgia while preserving and honoring its ecological, historical, and cultural legacy.
Get Wired on the Coffee Campus held May 3, 2016
“Give Kids a Smile” Day
Each year, as part of the national Give Kids a Smile® program, our dental clinic provides free dental exams, cleanings, fluoride, sealants, and x-rays to children who have no dental insurance. The event was held on Friday, February 5, on the Valdosta Campus.
Fall Commencement Exercises held December 17, 2015
Wiregrass Fall Commencement was held in Douglas, Georgia at the Central Square Complex on Thursday, December 17, 2015. Students in the medical programs also received their pins.
Write Night Ceremony Held on the Valdosta Campus
The eighth edition of The Wiregrass Reader was celebrated on the Valdosta Campus on Thursday, November 12. Those with submissions were given the opportunity to read from or give a description of their works.
Write Night Ceremony on the Ben Hill-Irwin Campus
The Eighth Annual Write Night Ceremony was held in Irwin Hall on the Ben Hill-Irwin Campus on Thursday, November 12. The Wiregrass Reader is a compilation of poetry, photography, and writings which include narratives, stories, and analyses. The submissions come from students, faculty and staff, and members of the community. Those with submissions are givenContinue reading “Write Night Ceremony on the Ben Hill-Irwin Campus”