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Here you'll find news about the Wisconsin Technical College System and some news stories about the 16 Wisconsin technical colleges around the state.

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NTC collaborates with Aspirus on accelerated CNA training

WAUSAU, Wis. (WSAW) - Aspirus and Northcentral Technical College have teamed up in an effort to give people the incentive, and the ability, to join the healthcare workforce as a certified nursing assistant.

CVTC delivers latest class of Law Enforcement Academy graduates

EAU CLAIRE – The recruits in the Chippewa Valley Technical College Law Enforcement Academy that ran over 20 weeks through the summer and fall became an especially close-knit group. On Tuesday, Dec. 15, thirteen students graduated, qualifying them to serve as law enforcement officers in Wisconsin.

FVTC provides training for new Manitowoc Police Department officer

There are now two more members of the Manitowoc Police Department.

WCTC grad Lake Geneva’s newest officer

A new police officer is helping to patrol the streets of Lake Geneva.

FVTC dual credit course helps Laconia teacher inspire student

"Students earn both Laconia High School and Fox Valley Technical College credit. I think this helps students realize that college - whether attending a 2-year or 4-year program - is a possibility. Some students can’t break out of their negative “I can’t do this” mindset, but once taking courses like this one, they see that postsecondary education is possible."

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FVTC dual credit course helps Laconia teacher inspire students

The 411 Live: MATC student working to make Milwaukee better

You could call "The 411 Live" Milwaukee's microphone.

Nicolet College Culinary students prepare meals for those facing challenging times

Nicolet College Culinary Arts students recently spread some holiday cheer by preparing and distributing 125 meals to those in need. 

49 students pass essential worker certifications at LTC in December

Forty-nine students successfully passed public safety certification exams held at Lakeshore Technical College in December.

LTC's graduation speaker wasn't content with status quo

Not long ago, Gloria Elias found herself wondering if working long hours as a machine operator at a manufacturing plant was her only purpose in life. She was good at her job though wondered if she was capable of achieving something more.

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