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Apply Now for Paid Summer 2015 State Government Internships

October 24, 2014

North Carolina residents attending a college, university, technical institute or community college have until December 19 to apply for one of up to 70 paid state government internships available for summer 2015. All internships will begin on May 26, 2015, and conclude on July 31, 2015.

Winners announced for the Global Travel Photo contest

October 24, 2014

On behalf of the Global Education committee, we applaud the artists and those participating in Global Travel Photo contest. The exhibit will be in the lower level of Holly Library until Friday, November 7. Please come by to see the amazing photos that were submitted.

Explore the Emerald Isle with A-B Tech

October 21, 2014

Cliffs of Moher

A-B Tech Community College’s Global Education department and Continuing Education division are holding a two-session course about Ireland followed by a week-long trip in April.

Academic Advising has started

October 21, 2014

Academic advising has started for the Spring Semester. Be sure to see your advisor as soon as possible before registration opens for current students on November 17. Avoid the lines and get it done now so you can be ready to register and get the classes you want on November 17. 

Season of Gratitude: ABundance Drive

October 21, 2014

The A-B Tech Student Government Association (SGA) and the Office of Student Life and Development are conducting “Season of Gratitude: ABundance Drive." In the spirit of the giving season, they are collecting non-perishable food for MANNA Food Bank, coats for Eblen Charities, pet food for Meals on Wheels and disaster relief supplies for Hearts with Hands.

Free Tickets for Lead Through Change

October 21, 2014

A-B Tech will be sponsoring the “Lead Through Change” broadcast event on Wednesday, November 12, and we are offering a limited number of free tickets to students who want to attend the event.  The regular price is $99 per person, so this is a great opportunity.

Film Screening of OMG GMO

October 21, 2014

Filmmaker and concerned father Jeremy Seifert is in search of answers about genetically modified organisms (GMOs) and how they affect our children, the health of our planet, and our freedom of choice in the film OMG GMO to be screened at 6 p.m. Thursday, October 30 in Ferguson Auditorium.

A-B Tech Wellness Fair October 30

October 21, 2014

Join us on Thursday, October 30, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.  for the A-B Tech Wellness Fair in Coman Gymnasium. This event is focused on physical, mental and financial wellbeing, and is open to students as well as faculty and staff.

Speaker Broadcast for David Garibaldi

October 21, 2014

A-B Tech’s Chapter of The National Society of Leadership and Success is hosting a live broadcast and rebroadcast of speaker David Garibaldi, whose speech is titled "Rhythm and Hue."

Student entrepreneur utilizes crowdfunding platform to kick-start business dream

October 20, 2014

On October 1, Student Business Incubation program participant Ashley Eskew launched her first fundraising campaign on popular crowdfunding platform, Kickstarter.  She had high hopes of raising $5,000 of much needed capital for her new business, Twist Fiber Studio.  Crowdfunding, as the name suggests, is a funding method which allows entrepreneurs the opportunity to present projects on

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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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