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Culinary Institute of the South opens to the community

Culinary Institute of the South opens to the community

Several hundred turned out for the celebration showcasing TCL's newest campus A crowd that included roughly several hundred people from ...
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Chefs' Table raises more than $120,000

Chefs’ Table raises more than $120,000

Funds raised from the benefit will go to support the Culinary Institute of the South Thanks to the generous support ...
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Public to get ‘first look’ at Culinary Institute of the South this week

Public to get ‘first look’ at Culinary Institute of the South this week

Grand opening and ribbon cutting to include food, refreshments and tours of new campus A grand opening and ribbon cutting ...
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TCL faculty and staff

Culinary Institute to hold Enrollment Expo – Sept. 16

For those who may have missed the first one, the Culinary Institute of the South at Technical College of the ...
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Dozens turn out for Culinary Institute’s Enrollment Expo

Dozens turn out for Culinary Institute’s Enrollment Expo

Over 100 registered in advance for the event featuring faculty and staff Some want to start a business or become ...
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Community gets first look inside Culinary Institute on hard hat tour

Community gets first look inside Culinary Institute on hard hat tour

Highlights from the event included a tour led by Chef Miles Huff – Dean of the Institute Community leaders, elected ...
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Chef decorating a plate at a restaurant

Culinary Arts fast-track summer program

Fast-track your way through four culinary arts summer classes in just 7 weeks and start at the head of the ...
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TCL hosting Chefs' Table Auction, video series

TCL hosting Chefs’ Table Auction, video series

The Culinary Institute of the South at Technical College of the Lowcountry is hosting its 2nd Annual Chefs' Table Benefit ...
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TCL names Foodseum

TCL names Foodseum

The Culinary Institute of the South at Technical College of the Lowcountry, set to open fall 2021, will now also ...
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Culinary Institute of the South breaks ground

Culinary Institute of the South breaks ground

Technical College of the Lowcountry hosted its groundbreaking ceremony for the Culinary Institute of the South on Tuesday, October 15 ...
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New State-of-the-art Facility Opening in Bluffton

BLUFFTON, S.C. — Coming soon to Bluffton, the Technical College of the Lowcountry’s Culinary Institute of the South.

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The 29,000 square foot, state-of-the-art facility is set to open this fall. >>SEE FULL STORY


WHHI North of Broad Interview

Chef Miles Huff: Leading Men of the Lowcountry

Hilton Head Monthly, October 2020


At the heart of Culinary Institute of the South’s mission will be the school itself, opening in the fall of 2021. At 26,000 square feet, the facility will feature six academic classrooms, two teaching kitchens, two baking labs, a lecture theater and a teaching restaurant that will be open to the public. Their expertly crafted curriculum will grant associates degrees and certificates in a range of culinary disciplines and specializations to help train the next generation of chefs. …. Read full article here.


TCL names Foodseum

October 2020

The Culinary Institute of the South at Technical College of the Lowcountry, set to open fall 2021, will now also house the Foodseum, an interactive museum experience dedicated to Southern food.

“The Foodseum will be the first of its kind in the South and will attract residents and tourists alike to discover the area’s rich food heritage,” TCL President Dr. Richard Gough said.

Its Bluffton location sits perfectly between Charleston, S.C., and Savannah, Ga., two of the most popular Southern cities in America. The Foodseum will showcase immersive educational exhibits, tasting events, guest lecturers and chefs, and hands-on seminars.

“The Foodseum will enhance the Culinary Institute of the South’s programming and educational opportunities while preserving Southern food history and ensuring its relevance in future generations,” Dean Miles Huff said…Read full article here.


Culinary Institute of the South Breaks Ground

October 2019

Technical College of the Lowcountry hosted its groundbreaking ceremony for the Culinary Institute of the South on Tuesday, October 15 onsite at Buckwalter Place in Bluffton. Crowds of supporters from state and local legislators to future students gathered under a large white tent to celebrate the occasion.

“This is the community’s culinary school, an initiative that began almost four years ago,” TCL President Dr. Richard Gough said. “We are here today, in large part, due to the vision, leadership, and support of the Beaufort County Council, Beaufort County School District and the Town of Bluffton.”… Read more here.


A Taste of What’s to Come

Food has a way of bringing people together. And now, it has a special opportunity to close the gap between industry and workforce in the Lowcountry. The Culinary Institute of the South at Technical College of the Lowcountry is set to open in the fall of 2020 in Bluffton’s Buckwalter Place. This 26,000 square-foot facility has received more than $11.5 million in local funding from Beaufort County, Beaufort County School District and the Town of Bluffton. Read more…


New culinary program approved at Technical College of the Lowcountry

WJCL


This Proposed Lowcountry Museum Would Have Exhibits You Can See — and Eat

Beaufort Gazette/Island Packet

Flip on one of television’s many food or cooking-related shows and there’s a pretty decent chance your screen will be full of images of shrimp and grits, barbecue, or fresh oysters on the half shell…. Read more.