News & Media

Jennie Liu
February 14, 2019

Local author Jennie Liu will read from her novel, “Girls on the Line” from 10 to 11 a.m., Wednesday, March 13 in Ferguson Auditorium for Women’s History Month.

Dr. Roslyn Artis
February 13, 2019

Dr. Roslyn Artis, President of Benedict College, will share her insights during a session titled “Why Does Black History Month Matter” at 1 p.m. Thursday, February 28 in Ferguson Auditorium on the Asheville campus.

John Flynn
February 12, 2019

John Flynn, a Criminal Justice Technology instructor at A-B Tech Madison received a Purple Heart from the NC State Highway Patrol in Raleigh after he was shot on the job in 1976.

Former President Jimmy Carter
February 11, 2019

Catherine Ball, Testing Center Specialist, attended Sunday School taught by former President Jimmy Carter at Maranatha Baptist Church in Plains, Ga., over the Martin Luther King Jr. weekend. Carter teaches two Sundays a month and it is advised to be in line before 5:30 a.m. to get a seat in the sanctuary.

Sarah Gilman
February 7, 2019

Sarah Hamby was awarded the Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship to study in Ecuador with A-B Tech this summer. The U.S. Department of State’s Benjamin A.

Alex Baron speaking to a chef
February 7, 2019

A-B Tech's Hospitality Education Department hosted a culinary and hospitality job fair January 10 in the Magnolia Building main dining room for all A-B Tech students.

Second-semester Culinary Arts student Alex Baron attended in hopes of finding summer internship possibilities with particular interest in Givens Estates.

Anatomage Table
February 6, 2019

A-B Tech's Radiology Department now has an Anatomage Table, which is a fully segmented real human 3D anatomy system. Users can visualize anatomy exactly as they would on a person without having to dissect. The table also comes with programmable options for animals, as well.

Images of reptiles
February 5, 2019

A-B Tech Free STEM Fridays Return for Spring Semester A-B Tech STEM Departments will host the STEM Friday program, “An Integrative Approach to Studying Vertebrate Biodiversity,” by R. Graham Reynolds, Ph.D., at noon on Friday, February 15 in Ferguson Auditorium on the Asheville campus. The program is free and open to the public.

Student Chef preparing plates of food.
February 4, 2019

The Western North Carolina Historical Association (WNCHA) invites you to an evening of fine dining in a beautiful and historic setting. That's right, our exclusive Fernihurst Dinner is on the horizon! The five-star dinner experience is scheduled for Thursday, March 14, 2019 with seating at 6 p.m.

Drawing of Emmy Noether
February 4, 2019

A-B Tech's Painting I class did the Math mural details as a final project in the hall of the third floor of Elm building. Be sure to check them out when you are in the building.