We have a great story to tell and are happy to assist media personnel in telling that story. Wisconsin is celebrating the 100th anniversary of the first publicly funded technical college in America, the beginning of an educational foundation that has impacted generations of Americans.
Interview subjects available on request include career and technical education national leaders, local and global business leaders, historians and college system officials.
- Kyle Schwarm, Wisconsin Technical College System, 608-266-0050, firstname.lastname@example.org
- Responding to Workplace Needs for 100 Years
- Presidents of Wisconsin Technical Colleges
- Congressional Record for 100th Anniversary of Wisconsin Technical College System
- Wisconsin Technical College System Fact Sheet
- First Publicly Funded Technical College in the Nation
- Technical Education Today
- Map of Gateway Technical College
- Facts About American Community Colleges
- June 17, 2011 - Gateway to host statewide, community-wide commemoration as first technical college in America
- June 14, 2011 - Gateway historic display to end in Elkhorn, move to Racine
- May 23, 2011 - Shaw, Foy to highlight second in three-part Gateway centennial speaker series
- May 9, 2011 - Gateway opens tour of historic display
- February 14, 2011 - 'Eleanor Roosevelt' slated to deliver education speech