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Students learn beer, more at A-B Tech program

August 29, 2014

From the Asheville Citizen-Times, August 29, 2014

The new school year has started at Asheville-Buncombe Technical Community College, and students are hunkered down on such subjects as accounting, cosmetology, electronics and medical coding.

BrewStart: First Asheville conference aims to help budding sake, cider, beer makers

August 28, 2014

Jason Sandford wrote about BrewStart in his Ashvegas blog. There is still time to sign up for the conference. 


Successful plant sale benefits scholarship

August 27, 2014

The annual plant sale held each spring at Sycamore raised more than $6,000 this year. Proceeds benefit the Sarah R. Gnilka Memorial Biology Scholarship.

Staffers receive Golden Apple Award

August 27, 2014

The following A-B Tech employees have been named 2014 Golden Apple Award winners by Phi Theta Kappa students. Students who are newly inducted into Phi Theta Kappa nominate faculty and staff for the Golden Apple Award, which recognizes faculty and staff who go the extra mile to help students attain their educational or personal goals, said Phi Theta Kappa advisor Beth Stewart, Dean of Arts

Reminder: Parking tickets start next week

August 27, 2014

A-B Tech Police and Security are currently issuing warnings for parking violations but will start handing out tickets next week. One particular location is the parking lot next to the Simpson Building, which is for staff and visitors only.

Minority Student Leadership Academy Orientation

August 26, 2014

The Minority Student Leadership Academy (MSLA) will be kicking off the year with an orientation on Thursday, September 4 from 3:30 – 5:30 p.m.

If you have an A-B Tech-related news tip or if you are a member of the news media who needs information about A-B Tech, contact the Community Relations and Marketing Director at 398-7117.

Asheville-Buncombe Technical Community College is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award associate degrees, diplomas and certificates.  Contact the Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097 or call 404-679-4500 for questions about the accreditation of Asheville-Buncombe Technical Community College.

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