NTC collects gold at SkillsUSA state competitionJul 1st, 2013 | By tcj | Category: Online TC News, Tribal College News, Web Exclusive
Navajo Technical College (NTC, Crownpoint, NM) brought home 26 medals, 13 of which were gold, at the SkillsUSA competition in Albuquerque, New Mexico. Student participants worked against the clock and each other to prove their expertise in trade, industrial, technical, and health occupational fields. Twenty NTC students, across 13 categories, qualified for the SkillsUSA National Championships set to take place in Kansas City this summer.
skillsUSA is a national organization that serves students in public high schools, career and technical centers and schools, and two-year colleges. SkillsUSA has more than 320,000 student members annually, organized at more than 3,600 schools and in 54 state and territorial associations (including Puerto Rico, Guam, and the Virgin Islands). Since 1965, SkillsUSA has served more than 10.5 million members.