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Southern Technical College Spreads Goodwill, Hope Through Worldwide Charity

Orlando, FL – (March 1, 2016) – A group of 75 students and staff from the Orlando campus of Southern Technical College, “Southern Tech,” gave back by volunteering Feb. 25 at Clean the World® headquarters downtown. The eager group (pictured above) sorted 328,000 toiletries that will be distributed in other countries as part of the […]


Southern Technical College Welcomes Auburndale Mayor During Appearance

Auburndale, FL – (Feb. 16, 2016) – Auburndale Mayor Tim Pospichal spoke today at the Auburndale campus of Southern Technical College, “Southern Tech,” about the importance of education and took some time to visit labs – even getting involved in a hands-on exercise. Top photo, Auburndale Mayor Tim Pospichal spoke at the Auburndale campus Feb. […]


Southern Technical College Honored Again by International Public Speaking Association

Sanford, FL – (Feb. 12, 2016) – Three students from the Sanford campus of Southern Technical College, “Southern Tech,” received honors at a local meeting of Toastmasters International last week. This was the second honor in recent months following a presentation in November. From left, local Toastmasters President Eugene Kowalski congratulates Southern Tech instructor Nikki […]


Southern Technical College HVAC Students Attend National Expo, Meet Author

Orlando, FL – (Feb. 10, 2016) – As part of their enrichment activities outside of the classroom, a group of students from the Orlando campus of Southern Technical College, “Southern Tech,” HVAC (heating, ventilating, and air conditioning) students attended the 2016 Air-Conditioning, Heating, Refrigerating Exposition (AHR Expo) held in late January at the Orange County Convention […]


Today’s AC & Refrigeration News: ACCA Chairman Phil London Speaks to HVAC Students at Southern Technical College

As seen in AC & Refrigeration News (Feb. 4, 2016): Phil London, Chairman for ACCA, and VP of residential services at Thermal Concepts, was invited to speak to the HVAC students at Southern Technical College in Orlando on January 13th. In light of all the media coverage on the lack of qualified HVAC technicians, this […]


Southern Technical College Selected as Auburndale Business of the Month

Auburndale, FL – (Feb. 3, 2016) – Three leaders from the Auburndale campus of Southern Technical College, “Southern Tech,” were on hand Monday, Jan. 25 during a ceremony recognizing the Auburndale campus as the January Business of the Month. Above, Southern Tech’s Edna Murugan, Ph.D., director of education, accepts the Business of the Month honor […]


Southern Technical College Students Help Build Homes Benefiting Habitat for Humanity

Orlando, FL – (Jan. 11, 2016) – Eight volunteers from the Orlando campus of Southern Technical College, “Southern Tech,” recently helped build a home for Habitat for Humanity of Greater Orlando in the Pine Hills community. Pictured in the photo at the top of the page, Carl Wagoner, and directly above, Frank Mendoza, both electrical trades […]


Southern Technical College Leaders Attend Ribbon Cutting of Healthcare Facility

Auburndale, FL – (Dec. 9, 2015) – Three leaders from the Auburndale campus of Southern Technical College, “Southern Tech,” were on hand Tuesday, Dec. 8 for the ribbon cutting ceremony of the new Lakeland Regional Health (LRH) facility in Auburndale. From left, Southern Tech’s John Deleon, Medical Office Administration instructor, Edna Murugan, Ph.D., director of […]


Southern Technical College Celebrates Medical Assistant Recognition Week 2015

Orlando, FL – (Oct. 29, 2015) – The Orlando campus of Southern Technical College, “Southern Tech,” commemorated Medical Assistant Week 2015 by saluting its students, faculty and career placement successes in the program. Each year, the American Association of Medical Assistants (AAMA) designates the third week of October to commend medical assisting professionals who make […]