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Kristina Conaway – Student Highlight

May 22, 2019 | WVJC Staff

Kristina Conaway is new to the West Virginia Junior College family.  She began her journey here in April 2019 and is very passionate about her dental assisting program.  Kristina attended a university prior to making the choice to enroll at WVJC, but the experience wasn’t what she was looking for and she began to feel that she was taking too...

Dalerae Stocker – Student Highlight

May 10, 2019 | WVJC Staff

Have you ever felt lost?  Have you ever felt like you needed a change in career paths, but just don’t know where to start?  This is how Dalerae felt before she decided to contact WVJC Online.  When her admissions advisor first called her, Dalerae recalls, “She actually listened to me and knew how to make my hope a reality!”  From...

10 Tips To Ace An Interview

May 3, 2019 | WVJC Staff

At WVJC, we understand that your ultimate goal in attending school is landing a career at the end of it. We also know that that career search process can be intimidating at times. An integral part of this process is the interview. To help prepare you for this, we have put together a few interview tips. After you apply for...

WVJC Morgantown Nursing Graduation 2019

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A few weeks ago, WVJC-Morgantown held our annual graduation for the April 2019 registered nursing class!  As with so many other things in this class, their graduation represented their strong personalities and their defining characteristics.  There were many tears shed, many joyous smiles, and above all, an amazing sense of accomplishment at having completed an accelerated Registered Nursing program in...

Ryan Langley – Staff Highlight

April 26, 2019 | WVJC Staff

By: Jessica Mannering Ryan Langley, Director of Instructional Design and Technology at West Virginia Junior College (WVJC) in Morgantown, West Virginia has been with the school for nine years now. He began his journey teaching business courses at Pennsylvania Institute of Health and Technology (PIHT) in 2010. Prior to going into the workforce, Ryan obtained a Bachelor’s Degree in Business...

Kevin Mayhew – Student Highlight

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Kevin Mayhew is enrolled in the Pharmacy Technician program at West Virginia Junior College Morgantown.  He knew through research that the healthcare field was something that intrigued him and believed that it would be a good fit and allow him to help people.  Kevin believes that pharmacy “is the art of creativity and expertise to potentially save a life.” He...

Cierra Weaver – Student Highlight

April 18, 2019 | WVJC Staff

Cierra Weaver is not only a full-time student but also a full-time mother. She attends West Virginia Junior College Bridgeport where she is earning her associate degree in Clinical Medical Assisting. Cierra began her journey at WVJC in September of 2017, at the age of 21. She had never attended college before and was concerned about the balance of attending...

Stephanie Kapp – Student Highlight

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Stephanie Kapp graduated from Riverside High School in 2018. She learned about WVJC when Stephanie the high school admissions rep, visited Riverside to set up a lunch table and share information about the school. After learning about the school, Stephanie thought it would be a perfect fit. She would be able to remain close to her family, gets to graduate...

WVU Medicine – Externship Highlight

April 12, 2019 | WVJC Staff

WVU Medicine is taking the state of West Virginia by storm and WVJC is very proud to work with the company. WVU Medicine is the state’s largest health system and private employer. WVU Medicine is comprised of nine hospitals throughout the state: J.W. Ruby Memorial Hospital in Morgantown, Berkeley Medical Center in Martinsburg, Braxton County Memorial in Gassaway, Camden Clark...

Kristen Strawder – Student Highlight

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Finding a good fit in post-secondary education is extremely important to success as a student.  When we think about the investment of time, money, and energy that a student will focus into their field, finding a good fit should be a key factor when determining your post-secondary options.  Post-secondary schools are supposed to teach and develop the necessary skills for...