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Monday, March 27, 2017

NTC’s International Honor Society Chapter Takes Home Top Awards

(WAUSAU, Wis.) – Northcentral Technical College (NTC) is pleased to announce that its international honor society chapter, Beta Rho Zeta, received 5-Star Status for the fourth consecutive year. The Beta Rho Zeta chapter is part of Phi Theta Kappa (PTK), the international honor society of two-year colleges.
In addition to receiving 5-Star Status, the chapter was also recognized for their work throughout the academic year at the Spring Phi Theta Kappa Leadership Convention, which was recently held at NTC. During the annual regional awards ceremony, NTC's Beta Rho Zeta was recognized in the following categories:
·    Most Distinguished Chapter,...
Tuesday, March 7, 2017

Electromechanical Students Can Transfer to UW-Stout

(WAUSAU, Wis.) – Northcentral Technical College (NTC) and the University of Wisconsin – Stout (UW-Stout) are pleased to announce a new transfer opportunity for students completing NTC’s Electromechanical Technology Associate Degree. Through this unique partnership, students can complete their first two years of college at NTC, transfer to UW-Stout and earn their Bachelor’s degree by completing an additional 78-79 credits.
Students can choose to stay at NTC to complete another 29 credits after earning their associate degree, leaving only 50 credits to complete at UW-Stout.
“It’s very exciting to be involved in...
Thursday, March 2, 2017

Students from NTC Named as Siemens Technical Scholars

(WAUSAU, Wis.) – Students at Northcentral Technical College (NTC) have been named 2017 Siemens Technical Scholars by the Aspen Institute College Excellence Program (CEP) and the Siemens Foundation. Travis Becker, Patrick Steinke, Luke Thums, James Flees and Mitchell Rucinski were among 51 exceptional community college students selected from some of the nation’s strongest community college programs in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM), which provide outstanding preparation for high-demand jobs in advanced manufacturing, energy, healthcare, and information technology.
“We are proud to recognize five of NTC’s exceptional students and will continue to be a leader...
Monday, February 20, 2017

Jermaine Davis to Speak at NTC During Black History Month

(WAUSAU, Wis.) – Northcentral Technical College (NTC) will play host to speaker Jermaine Davis as he presents “What the Civil Rights Movement Can Teach Us About Teamwork, Leadership and Communication” on Tuesday, February 28 at 6:00 p.m. in NTC’s Center for Health Sciences auditorium at the Wausau campus. 

Having grown up on the West side of Chicago in the Henry Horner’s housing projects and losing six family members to violent deaths, Jermaine began studying motivational principles and success strategies to change the direction of his life. This author, documentary film maker, college professor and international speaker has been described as entertaining, enthusiastic, engaging,...
Friday, February 17, 2017

NTC to Hold Senior CNA Academy

(WAUSAU, Wis.) – As part of an Active Aging initiative in central Wisconsin, Northcentral Technical College (NTC) will deliver a training program to individuals 50 years of age and older that will teach them the knowledge and skills necessary to work as a Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) in a long-term care facility in central Wisconsin. 
Training will be provided at no cost to qualifying students in this program, which begins on March 29, 2017. The class consists of both an online component and in-person meeting dates at NTC’s Geriatric Center for Education in Wausau.
The Senior CNA Academy prepares individuals to provide compassionate quality care...