Southwest Georgia Technical College’s Skills USA was organized during the 1986-87 school year as a part of Skills USA/VICA. Some of the purposes of Skills USA are:
To unite in a common bond all students enrolled in trade, industrial, technical, and health education.
To develop leadership abilities through participation in educational, vocational, civic, recreational, and social activities.
To foster a deep respect for the DIGNITY OF WORK.
To assist students in establishing realistic vocational goals.
To help students attain a purposeful life.
To create enthusiasm for learning.
To promote high standards in trade ethics, workmanship, scholarship, and safety.
To create among students, faculty members, patrons of the school, and persons in business and labor a sincere interest and esteem for trade, industrial, technical, and health education.
To develop patriotism through a knowledge of our Nation’s heritage and the practice of DEMOCRACY.
For more information, contact Asha Dillard, Student Activities Coordinator, at 227-3076.
Lead Faculty Advisor James “ Art “ Beveridge-227-2680.
Upcoming meetings (held in Building A, Room 133):
Tuesday, April 22, 2014 12 noon
Thursday, May 22, 2014 12 noon
Tuesday, June 10, 2014 12 noon
Thursday, July 22, 2014 12 noon
Thursday, August 28, 2014 12 noon
Tuesday, September 16, 2014 12 noon