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...

Manatee Technical College mid-year graduation

(Bradenton, FL—March 12, 2016) Manatee Technical College held its mid-school-year graduation ceremony in Cantrell Hall at 6:00 p.m. on March 11, 2016. The college graduated 85 students who completed one of the Main Campus career certificate programs between November...

Day of Beauty at Manatee Technical College a success

Mother and daughter Melissa and Hannah Royce enjoy the Day of Beauty at Manatee Technical College.  It was a first-time pedicure for both of them.  “It’s awesome!” said high-school senior Hannah.  “I’ll definitely be back—next time for a facial!” ...

MTC Fire Academy graduation March 12, 10-11:30 a.m.

You are cordially invited to attend the graduation ceremony of MTC Fire Academy #27 to be held in the Wagner Auditorium of MTC Main Campus, located at 6305 State Road 70 East, Bradenton, FL. Please park in the front...

Skill Sets | From the Observer

Whether they were interested in repairing a car door after a collision, building a wall made of wood or styling a mannequin’s hair, technical school students showed off their skills Feb. 25. Manatee Technical College student Matika Liptrot measures...

Car Show Draws over 1,000

Over 1,000 people attended the 4th Annual Car, Truck and Bike Show at Manatee Technical College on Sunday, February 28, 2016.  The show featured over 100 entries and 13 awards for pre-war through modern.  Jeff Davis won Best in Show for...