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Brandi White, OFTC Cosmetology student, working in the OFTC salon in Dublin.
White Finds Purpose in Training for Cosmetology Career

After enrolling in a nursing program at a university in Tennessee, Brandi White felt unfulfilled. “I was at a stagnant point in my life and knew I was capable of more and wanted to be more,” she said. Driven by her love for the beauty industry and a passion for helping others feel good about […]

Members of OFTC's Rotaract Club, along with several College representatives, including newly appointed College President, Erica Harden, attended Northwest Laurens Elementary School and handed out the book 'Gifted Hands' by Dr. Ben Carson to every fifth grade student.
Local 5th Graders Receive ‘Gifted Hands’ book from OFTC’s Rotaract Club

Every fifth-grade student within the city, county and private schools in Laurens County received the book Gifted Hands by Dr. Ben Carson from OFTC’s Rotaract Club who visited the groups of students to hand out books, March 5 – 6.   OFTC’s Rotaract Club works with the Dublin Rotary who sponsor the books each year.  “Dr. Carson’s story is inspiring for anyone, but especially these young fifth […]

Members of the response team put together by the Georgia Department of Economic Development after one of the information sessions held for Husqvarna employees.
OFTC Resources Offered to those Affected by Husqvarna Closure

When Husqvarna, the largest employer in Telfair County, announced in January the closure of their production facility in McRae-Helena, Oconee Fall Line Technical College (OFTC) stepped in to help. The College quickly responded to a request from the Georgia Department of Economic Development to participate in a response team made up of state and regional […]