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Zach Beers Receives SCADA Scholarship

Congratulations to Zach Beers who received the South Carolina Automobile Dealers Association Scholarship for Automotive Excellence in the amount of $4000.  Zach was nominated by his DMTC Automotive Technology instructor, Mr. Jeff Gibson, for the SCADA Scholarship during the 2020-2021 school year.  He is a DMTC Automotive completer and Broome High School 2021 graduate. He currently attends Spartanburg Community College pursuing a degree in Automotive Technology and is on a co-op at Vic Bailey Ford.  #DMTCPrepares

Fourth Annual Christmas Drive

For this year’s fourth annual Christmas drive, Daniel Morgan Technology Center was able to sponsor five children for the holidays through DSS.  A combination of faculty, staff, and students came together to purchase and collect gifts for children who are less fortunate.  DSS picked up the items on December 16 and will distribute them to families before Christmas.

Nightingale Scholarship

The Blood Connection awarded DMTC $2600 for the blood drives held during the 2018-2019 school year.  Mrs. Pam Wilhelm, Health Science Instructor and representative of the blood drive at DMTC, will use this money to fund the , which will be awarded to Health Science students who plan to further their education in health care.

  

Thornton Named DMTC Teacher of the Year

We are proud to announce David Thornton, Information Technology Instructor, was selected to be the Daniel Morgan Technology Center Teacher of the Year for 2020-2021. Congratulations Mr. Thornton!  Teacher of the Year
 
 

Automotive Students Receive Certifications

Congratulations to Mr. Gibson’s Automotive Technology students for receiving their ASE Certifications.  We are so proud of these students.
 

Wells Chosen as Youth Apprentice for DRÄXLMAIER

Congratulations to Gettys D. Broome High School and Daniel Morgan Technology Center senior Colton Wells! Colton is the first student in the country to be chosen as a youth apprentice for DRÄXLMAIER Group USA! He will be working at the Spartanburg plant and the company will pay for his higher education opportunity at Spartanburg Community College, as well as any training classes he attends. Wells will alternate between working and attending school until he completes this apprenticeship. Way to go Colton! #DMTCPrepares  

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SCOAR Presents Grant to Carpentry

Executive Director for Southeastern Construction Owners and Associates Roundtable (SCOAR) Mr. Steve Greene presented a check in the amount of $4500.00 to Mr. Greg Medford, Carpentry Instructor at Daniel Morgan Technology Center.  The money will be used to award a deserving student a scholarship in the amount of $1,000 toward continuing his or her education.  The remaining amount will be used to help purchase supplies and materials in Mr. Medford’s Carpentry classes. DMTC would like to say a big thank you to Mr. Greene and SCOAR for their support of our students and program.

Scholarship Awarded

DMTC is proud to announce the recipients of several scholarships. The Randy Giles Cosmetology Scholarships were awarded to two Spartanburg High School students: Cosmetology I student Armani Jones and Cosmetology II student Kayla Dixon.  In addition, The Larry Blanchard Automotive Scholarship was awarded to a non-traditional student (a student in a program where less than 25% is from one gender) Kimberly Atkins, a Broome High School student.  

Kitmas In Cosmo

First year cosmetology students are busy unpacking their cosmetology kits.  These kits will provide all the tools they will need for a successful year.  They contain necessary supplies like, shears, brushes, irons, a blow dryer, mannequin heads and much more.  #DMTCPrepares

Patton Signs With Edgewater Automation

Daniel Morgan Technology Center senior and Mechatronics completer Christopher Patton has been offered and accepted a Youth Apprenticeship with Edgewater Automation, a multi-state company that specializes in custom advanced automation equipment.
Patton is the first DMTC student to be offered this opportunity with Edgewater Automation. He will be working at the Spartanburg plant, and the company will provide tuition assistance for his post-secondary education at Spartanburg Community College.
On Wednesday, April 14 at 3:30 pm, Patton participated in a signing day event at Daniel Morgan Technology Center to celebrate this opportunity.