News & Media

Jared Ownbey holding two plaques.
March 5, 2019

Instructor Jared Ownbey was awarded first place in the Plat Competition in both the Boundary and Subdivision categories out of 36 entries at the NC Society of Surveyors 2019 Conference last month.

Five men in an HVAC shop
March 5, 2019

Brady Services presented two scholarships to students in the Air Conditioning, Heating and Refrigeration Technology Program.  The Mike Bradley Memorial Scholarship is provided by Brady Services through the NC Association of Community College Facility Operations (ACCFO).

Two chefs behind a table
February 28, 2019

Culinary Student Henry Sink worked with Chris Moore, Executive Chef of the Stable Café, to win first place at the Cajun Cook Off presented by Asheville Mardi Gras. Henry started with Biltmore as a Culinary Extern and was hired following completion of his internship at Stable Café.

People in a school cafeteria
February 28, 2019

Sign up to participate in the upcoming A-B Tech Sponsored Homework Diners.   You can  register yourself online for any of the following dates but please let Pam Silvers know so she can make sure

Five chefs with their trophy
February 28, 2019

A-B Tech’s student culinary team members received their trophy for winning the American Culinary Federation’s 2019 Southeast Regional competition. The team won in January, but regional trophies were presented in Atlantic City tonight following the Northeast competition.

February 28, 2019

The Marcus King Band, including A-B Tech alum Dean Mitchell, performed Friday, February 15, on the Late Show with Stephen Colbert. A-B Tech instructor Jason DeCristofaro has taught Dean as a private music student and says he plays tenor saxophone and pedal steel guitar.

Erica Hennig
February 28, 2019

We are profiling the staff at Locke Library this semester. This month our featured employees are Erica Hennig and Carrie Jarvis.

Erica Hennig – Cataloging and Technical Services Librarian

Jennie Lui
February 27, 2019

Author Jennie Liu

Jason Fair
February 27, 2019

Jason Fair, Director of A-B Tech South, is the winner of the BB&T Staff Member of the Year Award for the North Carolina Community College System from the State Board of Community Colleges. 

He was recognized for his student-centered approach to delivering instruction and services at A-B Tech South.

Jacqueline Whittenburg
February 26, 2019

A-B Tech Community College’s Women in Technology Group will hold its third annual Power Up, Power On event from 11 2 p.m. Tuesday, March 12 in the A-B Tech/Mission Health Conference Center. This annual women’s event features a program of workshops and networking opportunities. Lunch is provided.