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Medical Office Administration Student Highlight- Heather Barton

January 2, 2018 | WVJC Staff

Heather Barton is a Medical Office Administration student at West Virginia Junior College-Charleston. She previously attended another school but didn’t have a great experience. At the time, Heather was working in fast food, but she knew she wanted to do more in life. She decided to try WVJC because it was close to home. She was ready to show herself...

Medical Office Administration Graduate Highlight – Melissa Wolfe

December 8, 2017 | WVJC Staff

Like most loving mothers, all Melissa Wolfe wanted in life was to provide a better life for her daughter, Joyce. She wanted Joyce to have the opportunities that eluded her when she was Joyce’s age. She wanted this for her daughter so badly that she didn’t think twice when it came time for Joyce to start her Medical Office Administration...

Pharmacy Technician Student Highlight – Trevlin Delbrook

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If you are looking to be a part of a healthcare team through indirect patient care, becoming a pharmacy technician may be the right fit for you.  The role of the pharmacy technician has evolved from someone who simply counts pills and checks out customers, to a medical professional who plays a significant role in the pharmaceutical setting.  Pharmacy technicians...

Medical Assisting Graduate Highlight – Jaclyn Raines

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Jaclyn Raines enrolled in the Medical Assisting program at WVJC in 2016. She has always been interested in the medical field and was ready pursue a career in it! Before attending West Virginia Junior College-Charleston, Jaclyn was a cosmetologist and a full time mother. She chose to attend WVJC because of the flexibility and the option to do classes online...

Information Technology Graduate – Robert Lynch

November 27, 2017 | WVJC Staff

Robert Lynch is a successful graduate of West Virginia Junior College-Morgantown, class of 2016, from the Information Technology program. Robert became part of the West Virginia Junior College academic faculty shortly after graduating from the IT program. He jumped at the opportunity to work at the college after having an externship within the IT program under the direction of Robin...

Practical Nursing Student Highlight – Kim DeMeester

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Kim DeMeester is a West Virginia Junior College-Bridgeport student who is expected to graduate from the Practical Nursing program in December 2017.  She is excited to begin her nursing career, as it is the job she has always dreamed of pursuing.  Kim attended several other institutions before attending WVJC and has found the support and help to be exceptional. Her...

Medical Office Administration Student Highlight-Saianya Rose

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Saianya recently enrolled in the Medical Office Administration program at West Virginia Junior College-Charleston. She was a student previously but didn’t finish her program due to a family matter. When she started to think about returning to school, she remembered how nice and caring everyone was and wanted to complete her degree at WVJC. In December of 2016, she lost...

Practical Nursing Student Highlight – Kelsie Blosser

November 8, 2017 | WVJC Staff

Kelsie Blosser is set to graduate in December 2017 with her Practical Nursing diploma. She is excited to graduate and start her career as a nurse, which has been a dream of hers since she was little. Kelsie attended a few other institutions before making the choice to attend West Virginia Junior College Bridgeport. Before attending WVJC, Kelsie worked full...

Information Technology Student Highlight – Jesse Pill

October 27, 2017 | WVJC Staff

Jesse Pill is set to graduate in November 2017 with his associate degree in Information Technology. His excitement to graduate is obvious during his Career Prep course. Jesse attended Fairmont State University for two semesters after graduating from high school. However, he ended up leaving Fairmont State because he felt like the entire experience was overwhelming. Jesse, at that time,...

Network Admin/Security Student Highlight-Bret Mains

October 26, 2017 | WVJC Staff

Life is about timing and finding your niche. For WVJC Information Technology student Bret Mains, it took some time to find the right college situation. In fact, Bret attended 3 different colleges before settling in at WVJC, where he is now pursuing his passion, and working on launching a career in Network Administration or Cyber Security. At his previous colleges...