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WVJC Bridgeport – Food Drive

October 22, 2018 | WVJC Staff

By: David Cutright                 When an individual begins to achieve success in their life, not only do they have the ability to improve their own situations, but often times they have the ability to improve the situations of others. This is a value that West Virginia Junior College attempts to instill in their students throughout their educational journey. WVJC attempts...

Jessica Polen – Admissions Representative

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At WVJC, our admissions department works very hard to make sure each student is welcomed with a warm “hello”! Jessica Polen is one of the representatives responsible for that. She has been with us for close to a year now and has had the opportunity to work with many students. She enjoys getting to hear everyone’s story and hearing the...

Dawn Riley – Student Highlight

September 26, 2018 | WVJC Staff

Dawn Riley grew up in Lewis County and graduated from Lewis County High School in 2007.  She has always been interested in computers and could always make them work.  One day, her mom brought home a computer from Goodwill and handed it to Dawn and said, “If you can make this work, it’s yours.”  Dawn made it work.  It became...

WVJC Charleston Career Fair

September 20, 2018 | WVJC Staff

What was the event? West Virginia Junior College hosted a Career Fair with about 30 employers in attendance. This is an annual event that we look forward to every year. When was the event? The event was held at the WVJC Charleston and Morgantown campuses on July 20th. Why did you choose to host this particular event? We decided to...

Brandon Hardman – Student Highlight

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Brandon Hardman started attending West Virginia Junior College-Bridgeport in the IT (Information Technology) program in June of 2018. Before attending WVJC, he worked at the Dollar General store in Mount Clare, WV. A few of his favorite things include helping his family, playing video games, spending time at the beach, and he definitely has a sweet tooth. He loves Snickers,...

Clinical Medical Assistant Program Highlight

September 14, 2018 | WVJC Staff

The Clinical Medical Assistant program at West Virginia Junior College is an 18-month associate degree program. In those 18 months, students learn how to take patient vital signs, draw blood, give injections, perform and read EKGs, assist with medical examinations and more! As a part of the Clinical Medical Assistant program, each student completes an externship. During these externships, students...

WVJC Scholarships

September 11, 2018 | WVJC Staff

Are you interested in gaining a quality education in just a few months without having to worry about breaking the bank? At WVJC, we offer 10 different scholarships for our students to help give them the peace of mind they need to focus on getting their degree! Keep on reading to learn about all of our scholarships and discover which...

Ryan Bell – Information Technology Graduate

September 7, 2018 | WVJC Staff

On July 20, 2018 WVJC Morgantown and Charleston hosted their second annual career fair. It was open to students, graduates, and the general public. There were more than 30 employers attending each of the campuses! Some of the employers that attended include: WVU Medicine, Mon Health Medical Center, WVNet, Frontier, and Aflac. We had the opportunity to sit down with...

Dawn Riley – Network Administration/Security Student

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On July 20, 2018 WVJC Morgantown and Charleston hosted their second annual career fair. It was open to students, graduates, and the general public. There were more than 30 employers attending each of the campuses! Some of the employers that attended include: WVU Medicine, Mon Health Medical Center, WVNet, Frontier, and Aflac. We had the opportunity to sit down with...

Samantha Atkinson – Clinical Medical Assistant Graduate

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On July 20, 2018 WVJC Morgantown and Charleston hosted their second annual career fair. It was open to students, graduates, and the general public. There were more than 30 employers attending each of the campuses! Some of the employers that attended include: WVU Medicine, Mon Health Medical Center, WVNet, Frontier, and Aflac. We had the opportunity to sit down with...