Upcoming Events


Student Life & Development

Get involved at these upcoming events!

Upcoming Student Life & Development, Student Government Association and Diversity Committee activities are listed below.  Unless otherwise noted, events are held on A-B Tech's Asheville Campus.  For a complete calendar of college events and activities, visit http://www.abtech.edu/calendar/ or download our Spring Brochure.


Fall Festival

Thursday, August 28 from 11 a.m. - 1 p.m. 

Behind the Coman Student Center

Fall Festival is a great time to get to know fellow students and your campus. The festivities will include free food (be sure to bring your student ID!) chair massages, temporary tattoos, a DJ, free t-shirts, club and College information booths, and much more!


Student Government Association Meetings

Meetings are held at 4:30 p.m. in Rhododendron, Room 351 and are open to all Curriculum students.

Fall 2014 meeting dates:

  • August 20, 27
  • September 3, 17
  • October 15, 29
  • November 12
  • December 3


Leadership Speaker Series - Part of the National Society of Leadership & Success

These events are open for all to attend, bring a friend!

Fall 2014 Broadcast Speaker Series:

Speaker To Be Announced

Details to follow.

  • Live Broadcast: Tuesday, October 7th, 7 p.m.
  • Rebroadcast: Friday, October 17th, 2 p.m.


Speaker To Be Announced

Details to follow.

  • Live Broadcast: Tuesday, October 21st, 7 p.m.
  • Rebroadcast: Friday, October 31st, 2 p.m.


Speaker To Be Announced

Details to follow.

  • Live Broadcast: Tuesday, November 4th, 7 p.m.
  • Rebroadcast: Friday, November 14th, 2 p.m.


Financial Fitness Week Workshops

These events are free and open to all students and employees.


Topics to be announced – Monday through Friday, 9/15 - 9/19

Details to follow.



Diversity Programs

These events are free and open for all to attend.

Fall events to be announced.


Transfer Advising Fair 

Coman Lounge, Date and Time To Be Announced

This fair provides an opportunity for students to meet with representatives of a variety of schools to ask questions and gather information about transferring to a four-year institution. More than 20 colleges and universities will be in attendance providing information, including UNC Asheville, Western Carolina University, Fayetteville State University, Brevard College, Gardner-Web University and more.   Sponsored by the Transfer Advising Center.  Open to all curriculum students.


Wellness Fair (Activity Day – no classes from 11 a.m. – 1 p.m.)

Coman Gymnasium, Tuesday, 4/22 from 9 a.m. – 3 p.m.

This event is focused on physical, mental and financial wellbeing, and is open to students as well as faculty and staff. Dozens of vendors will be set up in the gym with giveaways, discount programs and wellness-related services.


Gifts That Give Marketplace (Activity Day – no classes from 11 a.m. – 1 p.m.)

Coman Student Center, Tuesday, 12/5 from 10 a.m. – 1 p.m.

Socially responsible vendors, who give back to the community, sell fair trade items and work with communities of need, will be selling their products at the event.  Refreshments, shopping, chair massage and more will be offered.


Children's Party

Children’s Party - Friday 12/5 (Sponsor-only Event)

Student Government Association encourages each program, club, class and office to consider sponsoring one or more children for this party. For many of these children, this will be their only activity for the holiday season. Contact michelechathcock@abtech.edu to participate.





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