News and Press Releases
Live Virtual Refresh of Hotel, Restaurant and Tourism Management
Albany, Georgia – Albany Technical College will have a virtual live Facebook presentation featuring Hotel, Restaurant and Tourism Management, Tuesday, May 25, at 10 a. m. in Freedom Hall (FRE) building, room 108. A small group of faculty, staff and former students will be on hand during the event which will highlight what is new in the program as well as expected outcomes for graduates. The presentation will include information about the degree and diploma as well as the embedded technical certificate of credits that are available in the Hotel, Restaurant and Tourism Management program.
Hurricane Michael Disaster Recovery Grant Awarded to Albany Technical College and Southern Regional Technical College
ALBANY, GA – Three years after the devastation of Hurricane Michael, Albany Technical College and Southern Regional Technical College continues to support Southwest Georgia’s continued recovery effort through workforce development, career training, and education. Thanks to the Georgia Community Development Block Grant Disaster Recovery (CDBG-DR) Program, they will soon be able to do even more for students. This project will be called the Rebuild Southwest Georgia Workforce Recovery Training Program - Hurricane Michael.
Nursing Program planning a “Park & Pin” ceremony for Associate of Science in Nursing Graduates
ALBANY, GA – The Albany Technical College (ATC) Nursing Program will hold a spring 2021 “Park & Pin” ceremony on Wednesday, May 5, beginning at 4:00 p.m., in the rear parking lot behind the Nathaniel Cross Building on the campus of ATC. Due to COVID-19 restrictions, the graduates will be in assigned seating, socially distanced, and their loved ones will park in vehicles behind them. Each graduate will come forth when their name is called and be pinned allowing their family to view/enjoy/participate in the moment as well. The graduates will then take the nursing pledge from their assigned seating.
Albany Technical College Practical Nursing Program to Hold Spring Virtual Pinning Tuesday
ALBANY, GA – The Albany Technical College Practical Nursing Program will hold a spring 2021 Virtual Pinning ceremony on Tuesday, May 4, beginning at 4:00 p.m., via the college’s YouTube channel.
Albany Technical College celebrates Arbor Day by giving away trees and demonstrating the importance of planting trees
ALBANY, GEORGIA – Albany Technical College (ATC), a Tree Campus USA member, recognizes the importance of planting new trees on Arbor Day, Friday, April 30th. In recognition of Arbor Day, this year the Environmental horticulture department at Albany Technical College created a video about the benefits of trees, and how it is important to replace the ones that have been destroyed by a disaster of some kind. The official release of the video will at 10 a.m. Friday morning on the Albany Tech YouTube channel. The video focuses on the replacement of trees that were devastated by Hurricane Michael on ATC's campus in October 2018. Students will also demonstrate how to transplant saplings.