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Aaron Barker with his CMMA award
August 19, 2021

SCTCC Interim Dean of Trades and Industry, Aaron Barker, was named the 2020 CMMA Collaborator of the Year by the Central Minnesota Manufacturers Association.

Barker was presented the award to celebrate his commitment to CMMA as well as his work to educate and inspire students from grade...

Energy and Electronics
June 4, 2020

On Tuesday, May 19, St. Cloud Technical & Community College (SCTCC) was awarded a $2.5 million grant from the U.S. Department of Commerce’s Economic Development Administration (EDA) to create an Advanced Manufacturing Training Lab on the SCTCC campus. The College is also committing an...

Energy and Electronics
May 26, 2020

On Tuesday, May 19, St. Cloud Technical & Community College (SCTCC) was awarded a $2.5 million grant from the U.S. Department of Commerce’s Economic Development Administration (EDA) to create an Advanced Manufacturing Training Lab on the SCTCC campus. The College is also committing an...

Gov Walz
March 6, 2019

Gov. Tim Walz, Lt. Gov. Peggy Flanagan, Office of Higher Education Commissioner Dennis Olson, and OHE Director of Communications Sandy Connolly visited SCTCC yesterday as part of Gov. Walz’s statewide tour to discuss his proposed budget, specifically the education portions....

VEX MN
January 25, 2019

On Friday and Saturday, Feb. 1-2, VEX Robotics, in collaboration with St. Cloud Technical & Community College, will host the 2019 State Championship at the River’s Edge Convention Center in St. Cloud.

There are more than 350 VEX Robotics teams in the state of Minnesota, all of which...

Big Brothers Big Sisters Robotics
April 24, 2018

On April 19, the Energy and Electronics program hosted 14 youth and their mentors from Big Brothers Big Sisters.

Students and instructor Aaron Barker taught the BBBS kids how to program a robot to pick up a water bottle. After that, the kids got a tour and the...

VEX
January 30, 2018

On Friday and Saturday, Feb. 2-3, VEX Robotics, in collaboration with St. Cloud Technical & Community College, will host the 2018 State Championship at the River’s Edge Convention Center in St. Cloud.

There are more than 300 VEX Robotics teams in the state of Minnesota, all of which...

January 18, 2018

Coming to SCTCC has a lot of benefits: less time in school, small classes, involved instructors, and it's less expensive than a four-year. But did you know that graduates from our programs can jump into jobs that pay really well?  

Here are ten programs at SCTCC that have high-paying...

Energy and Electronic Students
May 5, 2017

SCTCC Energy and Electronics students partnered with Benton Stearns Education District on a project that resulted in smiles all around. 

For the second year, Aaron Barker and his students made modifications to Power Wheels that were gifted to young children who have varying levels of...