TCL health sciences programs to hold open houses

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Photo: TCL nursing Instructor Lynda Buss (right) assists a student in a simulation exercise using “Sim-Man,” a life-like manikin housed in TCL’s on-campus laboratory that simulates medical conditions ranging from allergic reactions to heart attacks, helping nursing students learn using real-life scenarios.       The Technical College of the Lowcountry will hold two open houses in October to highlight … Continue reading


Energy Efficiency Pays for Businesses!

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The US Green Building Council, Lowcountry Branch is pleased to offer the free educational program, “Energy Efficiency Pays!” to the public. “Energy Efficiency Pays!” is a two-part series where businesses and homeowners can learn how energy efficiency can help them earn rebates and incentives offered by several agencies. Presenters include the State Energy Office, Palmetto Power and South Carolina Energy … Continue reading


Oysters by the Bay

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The TCL Foundation will host “Oysters by the Bay” on Saturday, October 29, 2011 from 6:00-10:00 p.m. in the TCL Beaufort campus parking lot overlooking the Beaufort River.   Tickets are on sale now for $25 with all proceeds going toward creating scholarships for deserving TCL students.   The cost of admission includes all the oysters, hot dogs and chili … Continue reading


TCL to offer computer courses at Colleton

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The Colleton County Quick Jobs Center will hold a series of introductory computer courses in September.   Intro to Computers XCPT 550 40 Do you need help figuring it out or just turning it on? Take this class to become better acquainted with the computer. This course focuses on the basics of the machine and additional handy concepts. Monday and … Continue reading


TCL charters criminal justice association chapter inducts 6 students

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  Photo: Pictured from left to right are Dr. Kenneth Flick, Dean of Business and Industrial Technologies; Joshua Edenfield, inductee; Magdalena Bradford, inductee; Michael Ricks, Criminal Justice Instructor; Chanta Hays, inductee; Matthew Clancy, Beaufort Chief of Police; Dr. Thomas Leitzel, TCL President; Raymond Hamilton, inductee; Jennifer Matkez, inductee; and Anthony Rivers, inductee.   The Technical College of the Lowcountry recently … Continue reading


TCL to hold Master Writer Series in September

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Write a Winning Story Stephanie Edwards knows the routes that a story idea must travel before it reaches its destination, whether it’s a short story, inspirational article or commercial product.  The local author just completed her first novel A Husband, a Loft and a Dog and touts that when she isn’t writing she’s teaching about writing.  This month, Edwards brings … Continue reading


TCL revamps organizational structure

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The Technical College of the Lowcountry recently announced several changes to the organization’s structure, which became effective September 1.   “The revamped structure places our organization in a more responsive and competitive position to fulfill our mission and vision to the constituents we serve,” President Dr. Tom Leitzel said.   Academic Affairs, under the direction of Vice President Dr. Gina … Continue reading


TECHNICAL COLLEGE OF THE LOWCOUNTRY COMMISSION MEETING

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8 a.m., Tuesday, September 13, 2011 MacLean Hall Board Room TCL Beaufort Campus 921 Ribaut Road   AGENDA   Call to Order   Introduction of New Personnel Dr. Lawrence Neely, Biology Instructor Gina Mounfield Rebecca Bass, Dean of Continuing Education Gina Mounfield Consent Agenda Requires Commission Approval July 13, 2011 Minutes Informational Items Physical Plant Update Enrollment Report   Higher … Continue reading


TCL to offer computer classes

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The Technical College of the Lowcountry Life Enrichment Center will be offering a series of basic computer courses for beginners.  They include:   Computer Basics Saturday, September 10, Beaufort Campus , 9:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m., $49 per person This course focuses on the basics of the machine.   Microsoft Excel  Fridays, September 9, 16 and 23, New River Campus, … Continue reading


TCL offers crafts classes

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Ever had a penchant to sew, create the perfect floral design or decorate a cake?  The Technical College of the Lowcountry Life Enrichment Center is offering a variety of crafts classes in September that allow students to explore their creativity.   Sewing An eight-hour sewing course taught by Sharon Holmes allows one to master a sewing machine, several sewing techniques … Continue reading