Campus Activities – Page 2

GPTC Foundation funds record number of scholarships and grants

Great Plains Technology Center’s Foundation provided a record 348 scholarships and grants during the 2014-2015 school year.  The 501-c3 non-profit foundation’s mission is to support the tech center and traditionally that has been by providing a financial helping hand to students with tuition scholarships.  The foundation also provides emergency grants to students.  Grants have covered […]

Student Built House

Congratulations to John Mark and Paula Fisher of the Chattanooga area for their purchase of the Great Plains Student Built House!  They currently plan to move the 1,550 sq. ft. house to their farm by mid-August.  Mrs. Fisher was brought to tears of joy upon learning they had purchased the house by placing the top […]

Teacher Appreciation Video

Pre-Engineering Open House

Great Plains hosted more than 150 guests at the Tenth Anniversary/Showcase for the Pre-Engineering program held on April 9th.  Guests included alumni, current and prospective students and their parents, community leaders,   Project Lead the Way officers, GPTC Foundation Board members and three GPTC Board of Education member: Dr. George Bridges, Howard Johnson and Arthur […]

I AM CAM

CELEBRATING 100 GRADUATING PN CLASSES AND 2,000 GRADUATES! GPTC’S FIRST LPN CLASS IN 1971.

When it comes to teaching licensed nurses to perform the tasks necessary to enter the workforce, a lot has changed in the past 20-50 years, but Great Plains Technology Center has stayed true to its goal of providing a most pragmatic education for its students. The current practical nursing group slated to graduate in May […]