News and Press Releases

Damario Taylor is the 2018 EAGLE delegate for Albany Technical College.

ALBANY, GEORGIA - Albany Technical College’s Adult Education program has chosen the 2018 delegate for Albany Technical College for the Exceptional Adult Georgian in Literacy Education (EAGLE) competition. Damario Taylor will serve as this coming year’s delegate.

Albany Technical College - 2018 Rick Perkins Award Winner Lashea Dancer

The Rick Perkins Award for Excellence in Technical Instruction honors technical education’s most outstanding instructors. The award has been an ongoing statewide event since 1991 and is designed to recognize and honor technical college instructors who make significant contributions to technical education through innovation and leadership in their fields.

The recipient of this distinguished award is recognized as Georgia’s Technical College System’s Instructor of the Year. Formerly known as the Commissioner’s Award of Excellence, the Rick Perkins Award was renamed in memory and honor of Thomas “Rick” Perkins, an instructor at West Central Technical College, who received the Commissioner’s Award of Excellence prior to his untimely death. The Rick Perkins Award winner serves as an ambassador for technical education in Georgia. He or she will make many public appearances throughout the year including addresses to the Georgia General Assembly, the Governor, and the Georgia Technical College System Leadership Conference, to name a few.

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Lashea ATC 2018 Rick Perkins Representative

Lashea Dancer - ATC 2018 Rick Perkins Representative

American Proteins Donates Scholarship to ATC Foundation. Pictured left to right: Harry Wilson, Human Resources and Environmental Safety Manager for American Proteins, Inc. and Dr. Anthony O. Parker, President of Albany Technical College.

Harry Wilson, Human Resources and Environmental Safety Manager for American Proteins, Inc., recently presented Dr. Anthony Parker, President of Albany Tech, with a check for the Foundation’s scholarship funds in the amount of $4,000. This is the twelfth year in a row American Proteins has given the donation to the Albany Tech Foundation.

Albany State University and Albany Technical College Sign New Articulation Agreement

ALBANY, GA – Albany State University (ASU) and Albany Technical College (ATC) will hold an articulation agreement signing ceremony on Tuesday, December 12, 2017, at 3:30 p.m. in the Student Center Building (C, Room 252) on the ASU West Campus.

Albany Technical College Fall Commencement

ALBANY, GA – Albany Technical College will hold Fall 2017 Commencement Exercises on Wednesday, December 6, 2017, at 7 p.m. at the Albany Civic Center. A reception will be held prior to the ceremony in the Meeting Room of the Civic Center.