Migrant children get dental care at MTC

(Bradenton, FL—December 13, 2016)   Migrant and farmworker students received free dental care at the Manatee Technical College East Campus on December 9.  Local dentists, hygienists and MTC dental assisting students provided care to 44 students, who have limited...

A day of pampering for women in crisis | From the Bradenton Herald

EAST MANATEE A typical day for women in His Girls Discipleship is regimented from sunup to sundown, with classes, chores, exercise and Bible study. The year-long residential recovery program for women in crisis isn’t a cakewalk. But Wednesday was...

SandBlast celebrates wildlife, creativity, recycling | From the Islander

The team from Manatee Technical College celebrates Nov. 19 after receiving the runner-up award in the wildlife category for their “Toothless” dragon sand sculpture at Keep Manatee Beautiful’s America Recycles Day at Sandblast. MTC’s team was sponsored by Innovate...

Career and Hiring Fest at MTC December 7

(Bradenton, FL—November 21, 2016)   Manatee Technical College is holding the 3rd Annual Career and Hiring Fest on December 7, 2016, from 3 to 6 p.m. in partnership with CareerSource Suncoast.  The fest is designed to help people find...

MTC graduates nurses & fire fighters in simultaneous ceremonies

(Bradenton, FL—November 17, 2016)   Graduates from the fire fighter and practical nursing programs at Manatee Technical College were led in a joint processional by bagpipers.  The MTC programs held simultaneous ceremonies on November 17, 2016. The MTC Practical...

MTC is hosting a pet food drive through Nov. 10. | From the Observer

Manatee Technical College students hope the public will further support their efforts to assist the area’s needy by supplying food for pets. Students in the marketing, management and entrepreneurial principles program at MTC are conducting a pet food drive...

MTC student wins design contest

Ashley Mitchell, a Manatee Technical College student in the digital design program, was the winner in the 20+ category of the Mana-Con Art Challenge.  The challenge was part of the Seventh Annual Mana-Con Comics Convention at the Manatee County...

MTC students to pamper community | From the Bradenton Herald

Students perfecting their craft at Manatee Technical College will be offering discounted cash services to community members Saturday. The Facials Specialty Program at Manatee Technical College will be offering facial services from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Services will...

MTC to offer help applying for financial aid

(Bradenton, FL—November 1, 2016)   Manatee Technical College is offering free workshops for anyone looking for help applying for financial aid to attend college.  The first “College is Affordable” workshop will be held on Tuesday, November 8, from 4...

Furry Friends Food Drive & Hair Cuts for Homeless Vets

(Bradenton, FL—October 25, 2016)   Manatee Technical College students will be holding a Furry Friends Food Drive October 26 to November 9,2016.  The drive will benefit the upcoming Remote Area Medical (RAM) Veterinary Clinic for families who can’t afford...

Masonry apprentices to demonstrate their skills Oct 27, 6-8 p.m.

(Bradenton, FL—October 25, 2016)  Manatee Technical College Masonry Apprentice students will demonstrate their skills Thursday, October 27, from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. at the MTC Main Campus. The Florida Masonry Apprentice & Educational Foundation is inviting the public to...

Migrant children to receive school supplies Sunday Oct. 30

Tropicana Adelante Team and MTC Farmworker Program at Myakka Head Start    (Bradenton, FL—October 21, 2016)   The Farmworker Career Development Program of Manatee Technical College and the Adelante Team of Tropicana Products, Inc., will be giving school supplies...

Businesses receive awards, give scholarships at MTC

(Bradenton, FL—October 14, 2016)  Manatee Technical College presented business-partner awards to Gettel Automotive Group, Johnson PhotoImaging, and Pierce Manufacturing at the institution’s semi-annual advisory committee meeting on October 14.  At the same meeting, the Crosthwait Group and Air Products...