Summer camp opens up options for young students

(Bradenton, FL—June 7, 2019) About 45 middle school and high school students spent June 3-6 at Manatee Technical College exploring careers at MTC’s Amazing Days Summer Camp.  The young students had the opportunity to explore baking and pastry arts,...

Youmans is a cut above

MTC barber instructor Aric Youmans took first place in the Creative Cuts – Professional Hair Styling category at the Premiere Orlando International Beauty Event.  The event was held May 30 – June 1, 2019. As it is an international...

MTC Advanced Manufacturing students awarded scholarships

(Bradenton, FL—May 15, 2019) Performance Technical Services awarded $500 scholarships to Leah Kessler and Steven Trottier.  Both Kessler and Trottier are Advanced Manufacturing students at Manatee Technical College.   PTS honored Kessler and Trottier for their recent win of...

Attorney engages students in lively discussion of Bill of Rights

(Bradenton, FL—May 10, 2019) GED® students at Manatee Technical College enjoyed a lively discussion on the Bill of Rights with local attorney Pamela Hernandez, Esq. this week.  The students are preparing to take the Social Studies portion of the...

MTC has big wins at SkillsUSA Regionals—64 qualify for State

(Bradenton, FL—February 8, 2019)   Manatee Technical College students pulled in 82 medals at the 2019 SkillsUSA Regionals.  MTC students won 82 medals: 40 gold, 24 silver, and 18 bronze.  First and second place winners—64 MTC students—qualify to compete...

FW: Stand down November 3rd

MTC Cosmetology and Barbering students helping homeless veterans and citizens at the 20th Annual Manatee County Stand Down.

RAM

All tickets for the Remote Area Medical clinic at MTC have been handed out! ________________________________ ________________________________ “Florida has a very broad Public Records Law. Virtually all written communications to or from School District Personnel are public records available to...

FW: MTC students, finalists in int’l film festival

https://vimeo.com/294802425 MTC Single Take Film Challenge Winner vimeo.com MTC Digital Video Technology students entered and won the local Single Take Film Challenge contest with their film The Best Man. ________________________________ ________________________________ “Florida has a very broad Public Records...

Local manufacturers hope to inspire students Oct 5 at MTC

(Bradenton, FL-October 2, 2018) On October 5, local manufacturers will be at Manatee Technical College<manateetech.edu/> hoping to inspire the next generation of manufacturers. About 200 to 300 students from MTC and area high schools will hear their presentations from...

MTC helps Stuff the Bus

MTC faculty, staff and students collected food for the annual Stuff the Bus event at the Publix on Cortez on September 30. Donations will help the Food Bank of Manatee. Big thanks to all who participated! Hunger is curable!

From MTC to Homeland Security

MTC Grad Spotlight: From MTC to Homeland Security… Michael Buckley graduated from Manatee Technical College Law Enforcement Academy in 2009. He is now director of training for SpecOps Group, a contractor for the U.S. Department of Homeland Security. When...

HS8 award winners

Congrats! Connor McCauley, Steven Penberthy, and James Thrall earned exceptional achievement awards at Manatee Technical College Fire Academy #HS8 awards celebration on September 8. They and seven classmates were dually-enrolled at MTC and their home high schools when they...

FW: Ambulance

Kudos to MTC’s Auto Collision Technology Technician program! The students repainted and rebranded the ambulance for MTC’s EMT & Paramedic programs! Maura C. Howl, APR Supervisor, Communications & Grants Management Manatee Technical College ________________________________ ________________________________ “Florida has a very...

MTC graduate speaks of fulfilling her father’s wishes

(Bradenton, FL—June 27, 2018)  Cantrell Hall was full as Manatee Technical College graduated 234 students from its East and West campuses on June 26.  The Main Campus graduation was last week, for a total of 506 graduates for spring 2018. MTC East...

Standing ovations for MTC graduates

(Bradenton, FL—June 21, 2018) Manatee Technical College graduated 272 students from its main campus on June 20 and 21. The college held two ceremonies to accommodate the number of graduates and their guests in Cantrell Hall. On June 20,...

MTC to dedicate East Campus Auditorium to Dr. Priscilla Haflich

(Bradenton, FL—June 7, 2018)   Manatee Technical College will honor the memory of Dr. Priscilla Haflich (1934-2016) by naming the East Campus Auditorium after her.  The dedication of the Dr. Priscilla Haflich Auditorium will take place at 5:30 p.m. on June 14,...

Coffee & Careers

(Bradenton, FL—May 21, 2018) Have you ever wanted to just sit and have a cup of coffee with a working professional to learn more about a possible career path? Manatee Technical College will make that possible with its new...

Five MTC students to compete at HOSA International

(Bradenton, FL—May 15, 2018)   Five Manatee Technical College students will represent MTC and Florida at the HOSA Future Healthcare Professionals International Leadership Conference in their competitive events in Dallas, Texas, June 27-July 1, 2018.  Three achieved first place and a team of...