Sunday – March 29, 2015


MATC Newsroom

03/26/2015 -

Ten New Academic Programs Offered in 2015-2016

03/26/2015 -

Former U.S. Congressmen David Obey and Tom Petri to Visit Downtown Milwaukee Campus Tuesday, April 14, for Bipartisan Civic Participation Event

03/20/2015 -

Three Individuals Appointed to Milwaukee Area Technical College District Board 

03/18/2015 -

122 People Naturalized at March 19 Ceremony on Downtown Milwaukee Campus

03/10/2015 -

MATC in the News

03/09/2015 -

MATC Hosted 2015 Sustainability Summit and Exposition March 4-6

03/05/2015 -

Poet/Author Jimmy Santiago Baca Spoke, Read from His Works, Held Workshops at MATC's Downtown Milwaukee Campus March 5

03/04/2015 -

Wisconsin Challenge Searches for Best Food/Beverage Biz Concepts
Food Entrepreneur Contest Could Be Ticket to Culinary Success

03/01/2015 -

School of Health Sciences Dean Dr. Dessie Levy Received Black Excellence Award from The Milwaukee Times

02/26/2015 -

Women's Basketball Coach Jeff Lorenz Named N4C Coach of the Year

01/30/2015 -

Kimberley Motley to Receive American Association of Community Colleges 2015 Outstanding Alumni Award
1997 graduate first in MATC history to earn honor

01/22/2015 -

Stay Connected . . . Sign Up for RAVE Alerts

01/22/2015 -

20 MATC Apprentices Awarded Jim Elliot Tools of the Trade $1,000 Scholarships
$20,000 Commitment from Great Lakes Helps More Workers Get Certified and Meet Employer Needs

01/21/2015 -

Free Help with Tax Returns Offered at MATC's Downtown Milwaukee and Oak Creek Campuses

01/07/2015 -

MATC Receives Carnegie Foundation 2015 Community Engagement Classification
MATC One of Eight Wisconsin Institutions to Earn Classification and is State’s Lone Two-Year College to be Recognized

12/19/2014 -

MATC Offers Bilingual Barber/Cosmetology Apprenticeship Program

12/18/2014 -

Winners of MATC's 2014 Gingerbread House Competition Announced

12/15/2014 -

MATC Named to Wisconsin Campus Compact 2014 President's Honor Roll

12/12/2014 -

MATC Celebrates Winter Commencement

11/21/2014 -

Trucker to Trucker Awards Scholarship to MATC Truck Driving Program Student

11/14/2014 -

Mequon Campus VP Wilma Bonaparte Awarded Excellence in Community Service Award by Milwaukee Affiliate Black Child Development Institute

11/10/2014 -

MATC, Food and Beverage (FaB) Wisconsin announce plans for a new Food Maker School and Center of Excellence at FaB’s First All Member Meeting
New facility will support growing food and beverage manufacturing cluster

10/15/2014 -

10/01/2014 -

Wisconsin’s Technical Colleges Win Three-year, $20 Million Federal Grant
MATC receives $1.4 million for Medical Assistant program

09/29/2014 -

Industry leaders, luminaries highlight economic impact of hospitality sector, technical college effect in Wisconsin

09/26/2014 -

Election 2014 Media Experts Directory - Milwaukee Area Technical College

09/15/2014 -

MATC Music Occupations Program Partners with Mayfair 
Food Court entertainment will feature local student musicians

09/11/2014 -

MATC Protective Services Hosted Sept. 11 Remembrance Ceremony

09/05/2014 -

Paul Davis Restoration & Remodeling of Southeast Wisconsin Hosted Scott Firefighter Combat Challenge® Sept. 12-13 at MATC Oak Creek Campus to Benefit Columbia St. Mary’s Regional Burn Center

08/13/2014 -

MATC Awarded $1.089 Million YouthBuild Grant from U.S. Department of Labor
Program to Provide Education, Training in Construction Trades

08/11/2014 -

MATC to Launch New Academic Programs this Fall

07/23/2014 -

MATC Receives $700,000 in Grants from Great Lakes Higher Education Guaranty Corporation

07/18/2014 -

State's Technical Colleges Receive $28 Million in Wisconsin Fast Forward Grant Funds
MATC Awarded $2.5 Million for Four High-Demand Programs

07/16/2014 -

Wisconsin Technical College System Board recognizes Busch Precision as “Futuremakers Partner”

06/30/2014 -

Dr. Wilma Bonaparte Appointed Vice President for MATC's Mequon Campus

06/24/2014 -

Dr. Vicki J. Martin Named 10th President of Milwaukee Area Technical College

06/18/2014 -

Finalists Announced for Local Kitchen Entrepreneur Challenge
Culinary experiments led to tasty, original food biz concepts

06/18/2014 -

Greater Milwaukee Foundation invests in success of MATC students through $500,000 scholarship initiative

06/16/2014 -

MATC Instructor Member of Team that Receives $75,000 Grant from M-WERC

06/10/2014 -

Television/Video Production Students Part of Team that Wins 2014 Edward R. Murrow Award

06/06/2014 -

Wisconsin Technical College System, UW System Leaders Sign Historic Transfer Agreement

05/29/2014 -

GED/HSED Graduation Held June 4 at Milwaukee Theatre

05/27/2014 -

Study Finds MATC's One-Year Value at $1.7 Billion; Creating Many Economic Benefits for Students, Graduates and Taxpayers

05/22/2014 -

MATC Commencement Held May 21 at U.S. Cellular Arena

05/20/2014 -

MATC Offering Four New IT Certificates through U.S. Department of Labor Grant

05/20/2014 -

MATC, GE Medical Sign Agreement that Benefits Biomedical Electronics Technology Students

05/12/2014 -

Wisconsin Technical College System and Cardinal Stritch University Announce Credit Transfer Agreement for State’s First Bachelor’s Degree in Respiratory Therapy 

05/05/2014 -

Annual Employee Recognition Banquet Held May 2
185 Employees, Retirees Honored

04/30/2014 -

MATC Hosted Apprenticeship Banquet Wednesday, April 30

04/28/2014 -

MATC Students Fare Well in Wisconsin News Photographers Association 2013 Student Pictures of the Year Competition

04/14/2014 -

Television/Video Production Students Capture Top Two Awards at MCA-I Student Video Cirque

04/06/2014 -

Wisconsin TechConnect a Valuable Resource for Students, Alumni

04/04/2014 -

Five Star Food and Wine Evening Raised More than $23,000 for Scholarships

04/03/2014 -

GE Healthcare Supports MATC with $25,000 Donation
Funds will help establish STEM Center on Downtown Milwaukee Campus

04/03/2014 -

Four Individuals Appointed to Milwaukee Area Technical College District Board

03/31/2014 -

"Mobile Forensics'  Discussed at March 24 Event at MATC's Mequon Campus

03/31/2014 -

MATC Hosted 11th Annual Sustainability Summit March 26-28

03/31/2014 -

MATC Criminal Justice Student Organization Community Chili Cook-Off Raised Approximately $4,200 in Funds for Police Officer Support Team

03/25/2014 -

WTCS event highlights economic impact of state’s agriculture sector

03/19/2014 -

Sybrina Fulton, Mother of Trayvon Martin, Spoke at 22nd Annual MATC Soul Food Celebration March 14

03/18/2014 -

'Heavy Metal Tour' for West Allis, West Milwaukee Youth Promoted Manufacturing Academic Programs, Careers at MATC's Oak Creek Campus

03/13/2014 -

MATC's Advance Wisconsin Manufacturing Programs
Wisconsin's Technical Colleges Participating in U.S. Department of Labor Grant

02/19/2014 -

Ribbon Cutting Ceremony in Renovated Pre-College Food Labs Held

01/22/2014 -

U.S. Senator Tammy Baldwin Announces New Legislation to Strengthen Economy through Investments in Job Training and Workforce Readiness for Clean Energy Jobs during MATC Visit
GREEN Act Supports Clean Energy Career and Technical Training Programs

12/05/2013 -

MATC Hosted Baking Demonstration and Book Signing With Renowned Pastry Chef Jacquy Pfeiffer

12/04/2013 -

U.S. Secretary of Labor Applauds Wisconsin’s Technical Colleges
MATC President Burke and Business Dean Dakwar Participate in Panel

11/18/2013 -

MATC Joins National Project to Train 10,000 Older Workers in Two Health Sciences Associate Degree Programs

10/31/2013 -

Wisconsin Department of Children and Families Recognizes MATC
Partnership Improves Milwaukee Child Care, Prepares to Expand

10/21/2013 -

'Heavy Metal Tour' Held to Promote Careers in Manufacturing at MATC's Oak Creek Campus

10/21/2013 -

Wisconsin Technical College System Consortium Receives $23 Million Federal Grant
MATC’s Information Technology Computer Support Specialist Associate Degree Program Funded

10/08/2013 -

220 People Naturalized at Milwaukee Area Technical College in Oct. 10 Ceremony

10/08/2013 -

MATC, UW-Green Bay Sign Partnership Agreement
Bachelor of Applied Studies Degree Designed for Technical College Graduates

09/11/2013 -

MATC Introduces Water Technician Certificate
MAWIB, Water Council Instrumental in Development of Industry-Recognized Credential

08/13/2013 -

Landscape Horticulture Students Develop Landscape Plan for Historic Jonathan Clark House Museum in Mequon

08/13/2013 -

MATC, MPS’ North Division High School Launch Nursing Assistant Partnership
MAWIB, other area organizations fund innovative initiative

07/16/2013 -

MATC Foundation Receives $50,000 Grant from Helen Bader Foundation to Expand Entrepreneurship Center

06/13/2013 -

MATC Student Chosen to Serve on CISCO Live 'Dream Team' in International Competition

06/10/2013 -

Congresswoman Gwen Moore Addresses Impending Doubling of Interest Rates on Student Loans at MATC's Downtown Milwaukee Campus

05/30/2013 -

MATC Leases Space to Expand School of Health Sciences Classrooms, Labs

05/24/2013 -

U.S. Sen. Tammy Baldwin Addresses Graduates at May 24 MATC Commencement Ceremony

04/26/2013 -

Significant changes in store for GED test
Scores from partially-completed tests will expire in 2013

03/18/2013 -

Best-Selling Author Wes Moore Presented 'The Power Within You' and  'Empowering Our Youth' at MATC's Downtown Milwaukee Campus March 14

03/12/2013 -

MATC Students, Alumni Have Access to New Financial Literacy Program

02/20/2013 -

MATC Students, Faculty Showcase Service Learning Projects at Celebration of Student Engagement

02/04/2013 -

Career and Technical Education a viable pathway to college and career readiness

12/31/2012 -

MATC in the News - Archive 2008-2012

12/13/2012 -

Free MATC Courses Now Available to Child Care Providers Seeking to Advance Quality Rating
Milwaukee area providers looking to move from 2 to 3-star YoungStar rating are eligible

12/13/2012 -

Morna K. Foy Selected Wisconsin Technical College System President

11/13/2012 -

MATC and 4C for Children Announce Agreement on Youngstar Education Credits

11/13/2012 -

MATC Recognized by Wisconsin Center for Performance Excellence for Second Straight Year

11/05/2012 -

MATC Launches Oak Creek Campus Wind Turbine

11/01/2012 -


10/18/2012 -

Wisconsin’s Technical Colleges Receive $14.9 Million Federal Workforce Training Grant

10/01/2012 -

MyMATC Student Portal Launches

08/20/2012 -

MATC and Wisconsin Department of Workforce Development Introduce Industrial Manufacturing Technician Apprenticeship

08/17/2012 -

Welcome to the new!

08/13/2012 -

Wisconsin's Technical Colleges add value with customized, on-site training

07/31/2012 -

Wisconsin Technical College System Joins Adult Career Pathway Initiative  for Quality Benchmarks and Success Measures

06/19/2012 -

Students of Wisconsin Technical Colleges to Benefit from $1.9 Million in Latest Great Lakes Grants

06/15/2012 -

MATC Provided Training for Dislocated Workers Through Accelerated Bilingual CNC Program

06/07/2012 -

MATC Instructor, Former Student Attending June 19 White House Town Hall Meeting

05/25/2012 -

Diesel and Powertrain Servicing Program Earns National Certification

04/20/2012 -

Annual 'Five Star Food and Wine Evening' Breaks Attendance, Fundraising Records

04/04/2012 -

Chemical Technician Students Present Research at American Chemical Society National Meeting

03/29/2012 -

MATC Foundation Honored Jerome R. McGinnis and Embassy Homes at Partners in Excellence Scholarship Event

02/10/2012 -

MATC's Pathways to Construction Trades (PaCT) Project Earns Award

01/19/2012 -

MATC 2 Go App Now Available for Apple, Android and Blackberry Mobile Devices

01/10/2012 -

MATC Awarded Second Federal Grant for Health Information Technology Certificate Program

11/01/2011 -

MATC Prohibits Concealed Carry Weapons

09/26/2011 -

Milwaukee Area Technical College Celebrates Centennial

08/15/2011 -

MATC's Dental Hygiene Program Receives Accreditation through 2017

08/10/2009 -

U.S. Bank Opens Full-Service MATC Campus Office; Will Provide Stormer Pass to MATC Students

07/17/2009 -

President Obama Announces American Graduation Initiative

05/12/2009 -

"Ranger Track" Agreement Links MATC and UW-Parkside


MATC Graduate Paul Bartolotta Wins Prestigious James Beard Award