Skip to Main Content

Search NewsCenter

Top Stories

State Farm Donates Vehicle for Training

State Farm Donates Vehicle for Training

State Farm Insurance once again expressed its support of the quality behind Fox Valley Technical College’s training in vehicle refinishing and collision repair by donating a 2010 Honda Insight vehicle to the college.

The hybrid automobile will be used for hands-on training in FVTC’s Vehicle Refinishing & Repair Technology program within the J. J. Keller Transportation Center. The Appleton campus facility recently underwent an expansion as a result of passing a 2012 public referendum, creating additional space to accommodate increased demands for more students entering transportation-related fields.

Nearly 20 students in the program celebrated the arrival of the vehicle along with instructors and three regional State Farm representatives. The students will use the vehicle to enhance skill-building in collision assessment and repair, as well as various paint applications and diagnostic procedures.

The Vehicle Refinishing & Repair Technology program at FVTC has experienced a 100% career placement rate for its graduates over the past four years. Students in the program also put their skills to use for area non-profit agencies that deal with transportation in some capacity.

 

FVTC President's Blog


New This Week

Student & Alumni Spotlight

Fab Lab Club Helps Display Donors

Fab Lab Club Helps Display Donors

Jun 29, 2016

Students from Fox Valley Technical College’s Fab Lab Club designed and built a donor wall ...

Student-Built House Ready for Residents

Student-Built House Ready for Residents

Jun 24, 2016

Annual residential site build gives home construction students the opportunity to practice ...

Celebrating Scholars for Success

Celebrating Scholars for Success

Jun 16, 2016

The Multicultural Student Services team at Fox Valley Technical College helped guide students ...

Featured Photos

Featured Videos

Spring 2016 Focus Magazine

Read the latest issue of Focus magazine, with features highlighting students and alumni in Engineering, Accounting, Banking & Finance and much more.

Upcoming Events

29 Sep 2016

On Campus: UW-Green Bay

11 a.m. - 1 p.m. | Appleton Campus Commons

On Campus: UW-Green Bay

Thinking of transferring to UW-Green Bay?

29 Sep 2016

Speaker Series: C.L. Lindsay III

11:30 a.m. | Appleton Campus

Speaker Series: C.L. Lindsay III

Thursday, Sept. 29, 11:30 a.m. | Learn about the potential pitfalls of carelessness online

30 Sep 2016

Manufacturing Career Expo

Appleton Campus & Miller Electric

Manufacturing Career Expo

Manufacturing Career Expo, in partnership with Miller Electric Mfg. Co. | Friday, September 30

Calendar

«September 2016»
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
28293031123
4567
9/7/2016 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
55834

Fire Service Suicide Prevention Training of Trainers

For Fire Service Trainers | Wednesday, September 7, 8 a.m.-5 p.m., FVTC Public Safety Training Center

Read more
8
9/8/2016 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM
53851

On Campus: Lakeland College

Thinking of transferring to Lakeland College?
Read more
910
9/10/2016 6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
17853

Drive-In Movie

Featuring: Finding Dory and X-men: Apocalypse

Read more
111214
9/14/2016 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM
53853

On Campus: UW Oshkosh

Thinking of transferring to UW Oshkosh?

Read more
15
1617
1819
9/19/2016 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
54403

FVTC Promise Info Session - Oshkosh

Oshkosh Riverside Campus, Sept. 19, 6:30-7:30 p.m. | We're pleased to announce the FVTC Promise Scholarship, a program designed to bring a college education within the reach of those who could not otherwise afford it. Learn more at this public information session.

Read more
22
9/22/2016 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM
53859

On Campus: Herzing University

Thinking of transferring to Herzing University?

Read more
2324
2529
30
9/30/2016 9:00 AM - 2:30 PM
46610

Manufacturing Career Expo

Manufacturing Career Expo, in partnership with Miller Electric Mfg. Co. | Friday, September 30

Read more
1
24
56
10/6/2016 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
57580

Dangers of Social Media

Learn how to navigate and manage the apps that are most popular among youth today.

Read more
78

Get Social

Connect With Us banner

FVTC eConnect Newsletter Sign-up








CAPTCHA image
Enter the code shown above: