Engineering students win second and third place in 3D printing competition

Two students in the Engineering Technology Program at Tri-County claimed second and third place in the New England Regional Semi-Finals of the Stratasys Extreme Redesign 3D Printing Challenge.

The challenge was held on Wednesday, March 2, at Worcester Polytechnic Institute. The 3D printing challenge invites students in Engineering, Design and Art, or Architecture to create a new product that improves how a task is accomplished or to redesign an existing product.

Medical students raise awareness for skin cancer prevention

Three students in the Medical Careers program are educating their peers about skin cancer prevention as part of a SkillsUSA project.

Jennifer Bowness, Gina Greene, and Olivia Ryan planned a presentation which focuses on how to do skin checks and how to prevent sun damage. During the presentation, attendees also have the opportunity to sit under the career program's skin analyzer which looks for sun damage.

Tri-County Cosmetology students volunteer at Miss Amazing Pageant

Students in the Tri-County Regional Cosmetology Program proudly volunteered at the Miss Amazing Pageant on Saturday, February 26.

Miss Amazing Inc. is a national organization that provides opportunities for girls and women with disabilities to build self-confidence in a supportive environment. This is the third year Massachusetts has hosted a Miss Amazing Pageant.

Annual Prom Dress Exchange to be held on March 10

The Student Council at Tri-County Regional Vocational Technical High School is gratefully accepting donations for the school’s second annual Prom Dress Exchange.

Donations will be accepted during regular school hours. Donors can drop off their gowns at the Tri-County Culinary Arts program through March 9. Accessories, such as costume jewelry and hand bags, will also be accepted.

Tri-County students place third at Massachusetts ProStart Invitational

Six juniors from Tri-County Regional’s Culinary Arts program brought home bronze medals from the 2016 Massachusetts ProStart Invitational held at Mechanics Hall in Worcester on Tuesday, February 23.

The students claimed third place honors in both the Culinary Arts and Management competitions. Eight teams from across the state participated in the annual competition.