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South Carolina Technical College System Legislative Luncheon

EricThe South Carolina Technical College System held a recognition ceremony for students recently named to Phi Theta Kappa’s South Carolina Academic All-State Team. Eric Kalkbrenner represented HGTC. Eric was joined by his parents and President Neyle Wilson.

A special thank you to the SC representatives that came by to discuss HGTC’s Advanced Manufacturing programs and the progress of the new Advanced Manufacturing Center that will be built in Conway (Fall 2016) and a proposed center for Georgetown county. Representative Heather Ammons Crawford, Representative Raymond E. Cleary, III, Representative Carl L. Anderson, Representative Alan D. Clemmons, Representative Stephen Goldfinch, Jr., Representative Russell W. Fry

HGTC student Eddie Burris and Professor Brandon Haselden spoke with the representatives about the industry wide need for programs such as Machine Tool/CNC, Advanced Welding, Robotics and Mechatronics.

Pictured (L to R) Eddie Burris, Brandon Haselden, Rep. Alan Clemmons, Rep. Heather Crawford, HGTC President Neyle Wilson, Rep. Russell Fry.​

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Pictured (L to R) Brandon Haselden, Eddie Burris, Rep. Heather Crawford,Rep. Ray Cleary, HGTC President Neyle Wilson, Rep. Carl Anderson group 2