Saturday, December 6, 2014

100 years of Technical Education: Pennsylvania College of Technology and Predecessor Institutions

The Pennsylvania College of Technology (PCT) hosts a an interesting set of web pages as part of a 2014 centennial honoring 100 years of technology education in Williamsport, PA.  There are separate pages for Williamsport High School, Williamsport Technical Institute [founded in 1941], Williamsport Area Community College [founded in 1965], and the Pennsylvania College of Technology [founded in 1989].

The page also includes links to .pdfs of four books published as part of a centennial series:  Where You There [2009], with a retrospective of photographs; Legacy of Leaders [2012], a history of PCT and the predecessor institutions; Marketing with a Mission [2013] focusing on promotional and marketing images; and, Working Class [2014] that focuses on a century of practical technical education.