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Gwinnett Tech Foundation Board Receives State Award for Dedication and Service

Gwinnett Tech President Sharon Bartels, TCFA President David Strickland; Gwinnett Tech Foundation Board Chairman Dan King; and Mary Beth Byerly, Gwinnett Tech vice president of institutional advancement.

The Board of Trustees of the Gwinnett Tech Foundation has been honored for “dedicated work and exceptional service” by the state Technical College Foundation Association (T...  more


Jim McGean Named Volunteer of the Year by the Technical College Foundation Association

Jim McGean, Gwinnett Tech Foundation Trustee and Volunteer of the Year for the technical college system, and Sharon Bartels, president, Gwinnett Tech, on the construction site of the GTC’s Life Science Center. McGean was honored for his leadership of GTC’s Legacy of Lives campaign which supports the Life Sciences Center, opened in Fall 2011.

Gwinnett Tech Foundation Trustee Jim McGean has been named Volunteer of the Year by the Technical College Foundation Association of Georgia (TCFA), honored for his leadership on Gwinnett Tech’s Legacy of Lives capital camp...  more


Gwinnett Tech Sponsors John C. Maxwell Book Debut in Gwinnett on October 9

Gwinnett Technical College (GTC), along with the Gwinnett Business Journal, will sponsor a special live event with New York Times bestselling author John C. Maxwell as he debuts and teaches from his new book on leadership management, The 15 Invaluable Laws of Growth. ...  more


Clarke Family Nursing Scholarship Endowment Established at Gwinnett Tech

L to R: Scholarship recipients and GTC nursing students Agatha Covalschi and Jennifer Dent; David Clarke; Gwinnett Tech President Sharon Bartels; Gary Clarke; Jim Clarke; and scholarship recipients and GTC nursing students Briauna Howard and Kimberly Cummings.

The family of Gwinnett-native Ione Huff Clarke has established the Clarke Family Nursing Scholarship Endowment at Gwinnett Technical College, donating over $450,000 to create a fund that will award multiple scholarships each year. Earlier this month, four Gwinnett Tech nursing students were honored as the fund’s first scholarship recipi...  more


Gwinnett Federal Credit Union Donates $50,000 to Gwinnett Tech Foundation

Marshall Boutwell, president and CEO of Gwinnett Federal Credit Union, and Sharon Bartels, president of Gwinnett Technical College, (both seated, center) flanked by GTC students.

Gwinnett Federal Credit Union has pledged $50,000 to the Gwinnett Tech Foundation to fund student scholarships over the next ten y...  more


GTC Students Receive More Than $105,000 in Scholarships at Awards Ceremony

Adam Price, 2011 Distinguished Student, and Gwinnett Tech President Sharon Bartels

The Gwinnett Tech Foundation awarded more than 100 scholarships for academic excellence and achievement to Gwinnett Tech students totaling $105,643 at the college’s annual Awards Ceremony last week. Students were recognized for achievements in academic, vocational and occupational skills, as well as leadership and team...  more