Manatee Tech brings home the gold from FL-SkillsUSA

(Bradenton, FL—April 28, 2016)   Manatee Technical College students won 45 gold medals, 23 silver and 18 bronze medals at the 2016 Florida SkillsUSA Conference.  Close to 1,000 students and over 100 high schools and colleges competed at the...

Manatee Technical College leader dies | From the Herald Tribune

A school administrator on the verge of retiring after helping students train for health occupations has died. Priscilla Haflich, 81, assistant director at Manatee Technical College and site administrator for the East Campus in Lakewood Ranch, died early Friday....

MTech selects MTC students to redesign company logo

(Bradenton, FL—April 21, 2016) On April 21, 2016, MTech Mobile Device Management president and founder Tony Fernandez selected two Manatee Technical College students to work with him to redesign his company’s logo. Douglas Forsythe and Terrell Fields, both 20,...

Four qualify for international competition at FL- HOSA

(Bradenton, FL—April 18, 2016) Four health occupations students from Manatee Technical College qualified to compete at the International Leadership Conference of HOSA-Future Health Professionals when they competed at the state level in Orlando April 14-17, 2016. Twelve MTC students...

Air-Conditioning students get first-hand look at new Air & Energy

(Bradenton, FL—April 8, 2016) Manatee Technical College air-conditioning, refrigeration and heating technology students visited Air & Energy’s new downtown Bradenton headquarters for a first-hand look at their chosen industry this week. MTC students were given the opportunity to learn...

Awards presented to outstanding volunteers and alumni at MTC

 Earl Stockton of Mote Marine Laboratories, representatives from Tropicana, and two alumni from Manatee Technical College were presented awards at the annual advisory committee dinner meeting at Manatee Technical College on April 7, 2016. Director Doug Wagner presented a...

TIFF recognizes and encourages supporters at 10th anniversary

Manatee Technical College web development student Matthew Vreman redesigned the TIFF website http://toinformfamiliesfirst.org.   His mother, father and grandmother came to see him recognized for his work at a 10th anniversary recognition ceremony.  TIFF founder and President Christine Olson called...

TIFF to recognize supporters at Manatee Technical College

(Bradenton, FL—March 18, 2016) To Inform Families First (TIFF) will recognize the people and organizations that helped it get started 10 years ago and have helped the initiative reach millions of people since then. The awards presentation will take...

Day of Beauty fundraiser April 2 at Manatee Technical College

(Bradenton, FL—March 17, 2016)   Treat yourself to a Day of Beauty on Saturday, April 2, 2016.  Cosmetology students at Manatee Technical College are offering manicures, pedicures, haircuts, hair color, facials, waxing and more to raise money to compete...

Fire Science Academy graduates class #27

(Bradenton, FL—March 12, 2016)   The Fire Science Academy of Manatee Technical College graduated class number 27 on Saturday, March 12, 2016, at MTC’s Main Campus.   The Manatee County Honor Guard led the processional of the 15 graduates:...

We Care Project at MTC Provides Dental Care to School Children

(Bradenton, FL—March 11, 2016)   About 20 local school children received dental care through the “We Care” Dental Project at Manatee Technical College East Campus on March 11, 2016.  Local dentists joined MTC Dental Assisting students to provide pediatric...