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Foundation News and Events

Neyle Wilson, president of the HGTC Foundation

Neyle Wilson on how Horry-Georgetown Technical College came to be

Neyle Wilson, President of the Horry-Georgetown Technical College Foundation, gives us a history lesson on how the college was founded. The school has really grown since the 60s-70s and all their programs are fully accredited.

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HGTC summer intern Myles Hutton stands on the summit of Chief Mountain, Montana

HGTC students intern on Blackfeet Indian Reservation

This summer, eight HGTC Forestry and Wildlife students worked at the Blackfeet Indian Reservation in Montana with the United States Department of Interior's Bureau of Indian Affairs.

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HGTc Professor, Charles Granger, volunteers at the inaugural U.S. Senior Women's Open at Chicago Golf Club

HGTC Professor Volunteers at Senior Women's Open

Charles Granger volunteers at the inaugural U.S. Senior Women's Open at Chicago Golf Club.

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HVAC Technician students work on heating and air conditioning units in the HVAC Lab on the Conway Campus of HGTC

HGTC expands HVAC service technician program to help meet industry demand

As heating and cooling companies in Horry and Georgetown counties face a technician shortage, Horry-Georgetown Technical College is helping bridge that gap.

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santee electric cooperative scholarship for hgtc electrical lineman program

Electrical Lineman Technician Scholarship

The journey to become an electrical lineworker just became a little easier with the creation of the new Santee Electric Cooperative Lineworker Diversity Scholarship.

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2018 culinary scholarship ceremony

2018 Chaîne des Rôtisseurs Culinary Scholarship Ceremony

Tony and Allyson Hirsh joined College President Dr. Marilyn Fore and Foundation President Neyle Wilson to honor the 2017 scholarship recipients. 

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hgtc governor mcmaster visits hgtc advanced manufacturing center in horry county

Could the Grand Strand see more manufacturing jobs? Gov. McMaster weighs in

The Grand Strand could see more manufacturing jobs in the future, diversifying the already tourism-based area.

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hgtc welding students at the advanced manufacturing center compete in state welding competition

HGTC students compete in state welding competition 

Three students from HGTC's welding program traveled to Central Carolina Technical College in Sumter to compete in the Annual Welding Skills Competition.

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engineering day

10th Annual Engineering Day

HGTC invites high school students, parents, teachers, and industry representatives to the Conway Campus on April 18th, for the 10th Annual Engineering Day from 8:00 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.

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hgtc student hoping to make difference for women in STEM

HGTC student hoping to make a difference for women in STEM

Women make up almost half of the United States workforce but in STEM careers, the number is much lower. HGTC student Taylor Chapman, 18, is not letting that statistic hold her back from pursuing her dreams.

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john taylor donates collection to hgtc

John Martin Taylor Donates Person Book Collection

Culinary historian, author, artist, and photographer John Martin Taylor donated his personal collection of books and papers to  HGTC's International Culinary Insitute of Myrtle Beach (ICI) and the College of Charleston's Special Collections.

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lineworker's rodeo

21st Annual Lineworker's Rodeo at HGTC

Thank you to everyone who made this weekend's SC Lineworker's Rodeo a success! Teams from Santee Cooper, The Electric Cooperatives of SC, and HGTC worked for weeks planning this event. Congratulations to all of the competitors for their hard work and accomplishments! 

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2018 HGTC Gala - A Grand Success!

Thank you to everyone who made our 11th Annual Black Tie Gala a success! This year's theme was East Meets West. Because of you, HGTC Culinary students have received educational opportunities, scholarships and program enhancements that would have otherwise been impossible.

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Support the HGTC Foundation when you shop on Amazon

Amazon will donate to the Horry-Georgetown Technical College Foundation if you shop using the link detailed below.

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