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EGTC GIS Students Support African Exploration by DMNS

Since 2003, Emily Griffith Technical College has introduced the fascinating science of Geographic Information Systems (GIS) to interested students.  The program integrates computerized geographic information, satellite images, digital maps, and global positioning systems (GPS) in decision support systems. Spatial issues … Continue reading

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New Four-Year Degree in Dental Hygiene Approved by Community Colleges’ Board

DENVER – Dr. Nancy McCallin, president of the Colorado Community College System (CCCS), announced that the Community College of Denver and Pueblo Community College received approval from the State Board for Community Colleges and Occupational Education to offer a four-year … Continue reading

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Colorado’s Largest Public Technical College Brings Career and Technical Education to Historic Denver West Neighborhood

New Facility Will Feature Cutting Edge Equipment and Improved Learning Spaces August 17, 2015 – Denver, CO – After nearly 100 years of training men and women how to weld, fix cars, and heating and cooling systems on a city … Continue reading

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Aurora Central Students Impress the IRS

By APS Communications There are many tax preparation services to choose from, but to find one operated by teenagers is rather rare. At Aurora Central High School, however, a group of students ran a successful tax return preparation site … Continue reading

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Announcing a NEW Community Service Project

Hunger is the hidden problem in America. In a country so obsessed with diets and losing weight, it’s hard to believe that there are people who are going hungry. In 2013, 49.1 million Americans lived in food insecure households, including … Continue reading

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Colorado FFA Students represent Colorado at the 87th National FFA Convention and Expo

Kristen Schmidt of Greeley, elected as the 2014-15 National Central Region Vice President. Kristen, an Animal Science and Agricultural Business major at Colorado State University will spend the next year of service to the National FFA Organization. Each officer travels … Continue reading

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Colorful instructor makes splash in Trinidad arts scene

In slightly more than a year in Trinidad, Art Professor Vilas Tonape has made his mark on the local art scene. His positive attitude makes everyone believe they too, can draw. Tonape graduated from the most prestigious art school in … Continue reading

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Mid-August CTE Updates from the Assistant Provost

Important Perkins Performance Announcement In Colorado’s July 1 Perkins First Installment Award Letter, we received notification of additional “Special Conditions” (attached) which will have to be followed in the 2014-15 year.  These conditions are due to failure to meet, for … Continue reading

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Attorney starts $250,000 scholarship fund at Trinidadd State

The Trinidad State Junior College Educational Foundation is pleased to announce that Denver attorney Franklin D. Azar, has established the Franklin D. Azar Scholarship Fund at Trinidad State Junior College with a very generous contribution.  Azar pledged his support to … Continue reading

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Bollman Tech Ed Center Wins Award

At the core of the 2014 Achieving Excellence in Career Technical Education: The National Career Clusters Institute are our Excellence in Action Award winners. Out of a large national pool of applicants, our 2014 award winners earned this distinction for … Continue reading

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