125 students inducted into Phi Theta Kappa

Posted: 07/13/2012 - 3:09pm in Academics

On Thursday, April 26, 2012, St. Cloud Technical & Community College (SCTCC) will induct 125 new members into Phi Theta Kappa (PTK), the official honor society for community colleges.

Membership in PTK is based on academic achievement, demonstrated leadership, community involvement,...

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SCTCC Advertising Students Place Fourth at District 8 NSAC Event

Posted: 07/13/2012 - 3:10pm in Academics

Advertising Communication & Design students from SCTCC captured fourth place in District 8 American Advertising Federation's (AAF) National Student Advertising Competition (NSAC) Event, held April 21st at the Holiday Inn Metrodome in Minneapolis.

The NSAC is a unique, real-world...

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Kramer NJCAA National Player of the Week

Posted: 07/13/2012 - 3:11pm in Athletics

Behind the bat of Kevin Kramer, the Cyclones went 7-1 in their eight games last week.

The freshman centerfielder had a .464 batting average (13-for-28), driving...

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Rothstein heads McGough regional office

Posted: 07/13/2012 - 2:41pm in Alumni

Jim Rothstein ’96 was named general manager at the McGough Construction St. Cloud operation. He has a degree in Architectural Construction Technology and spent thirteen years at Donlar Construction where he provided project management services for CentraCare, Crosby-Ironton High School, St....

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Instructor releases 7th murder mystery novel

Posted: 07/13/2012 - 3:12pm in Academics

With twenty-below-zero temps and blustery winds only die-hard hunters dare to expose themselves to the elements of a Northern Minnesota winter. Braving the cold, hunting buddies Tom and Clive try to track, shoot, and kill a fourteen-point buck, yet one of the men ends up dead in a horrible...

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Nursing accreditation candidacy approved

Posted: 07/13/2012 - 3:12pm in Academics

SCTCC's Practical Nursing (PN) and ADN (Associate Degree in Nursing) programs have been notified that their application for accreditation with the National League for Nursing Accrediting Commission (NLNAC) has been granted for candidacy.
SCTCC's PN and ADN programs are approved...

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Andy Cone voted NIAC "Coach of the Year"

Posted: 07/13/2012 - 3:13pm in Athletics

First year head coach Andy Cone was recently voted by his peers as the NIAC Men's Basketball "Coach of the Year."

Coach Cone lead the Cyclones to a 7-2 record in conference play and a 3rd place finish in the NIAC tournament this past weekend.

This was the final season of...

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Alums team up to play ball

Posted: 07/13/2012 - 2:42pm in Alumni

SCTCC alums Gary Posch ’92 and Joe Sexton ’88 purchased the St. Cloud River Bats and pitched a new baseball brand this season: the St. Cloud Rox.

Posch, a graduate in Sales, and Sexton, a graduate of xxx, teamed up to purchase Brandl Motors of Pierz in 1999. They have grown the business...

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Minnesota's first VEX Robotics world-qualifying competition at SCTCC

Posted: 07/13/2012 - 3:16pm in Academics

St. Cloud Technical & Community College will soon be taken over by robots – Vex Robots vying for a world championship title.

The VEX Robotics Competition is the largest and fastest growing middle and high school robotics program globally with more than 3,500 teams from 20 countries...

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SCTCC Instructor of Communication Studies 7 Years After Paralyzing Injury

Posted: 07/13/2012 - 3:15pm in Academics

In the wake of a high school hockey player suffering a spinal cord injury, we re-visit the story of Luke Green, an Austin-native who suffered a somewhat similar injury to Jablonski.

"I have pretty much sensation in all my limbs now" said Luke Green in 2005 in the hospital. He was just 17...

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