SGTC participates in National Violence Awareness Month activities

Published 4:29 pm Friday, November 4, 2022

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From Staff Reports


AMERICUS – “Love does not hurt – end the violence now,” was the message spread for the National Domestic Violence Awareness month activities at South Georgia Technical College which included a wear purple push to join the movement and bring awareness on Thursday, October 27th.

Faculty, staff and students were encouraged to wear purple on Thursday, October 27th and also to gather in the SGTC Odom Center on the first floor to get a support armband and sign the pledge to help stop domestic violence now.

SGTC Assistant Vice President of Student Affairs Josh Curtin organized the event and also passed out pamphlets identifying traits of domestic violence and where to find safety and support resources.

South Georgia Technical College offers students “the complete college experience” and has over 200 associate degree, diploma, and technical certificate of credit programs available.  Registration for Spring semester is set for November 8th at 9:30 a.m., 1:30 p.m. and 5 p.m. on the Americus Campus in the John M. Pope Center and at 9:30 a.m. and 5 p.m. on the SGTC Crisp County Center.

Spring semester classes begin January 11th.  To apply visit the SGTC website during the month of November and have the $25 application fee waived when you apply the code NOV22 during the “No Fee November” process.