News & Media
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
Author Jennie Liu
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.
A-B Tech Community College’s Women in Technology Group will hold its third annual Power Up, Power On event from 11 a.m.to 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.
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, 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.
Madison Instructor and Former State Trooper Receives Purple Heart 42 Years After Being Shot on the Job
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.
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 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.
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.