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Student Highlight – Brandi Meadows

September 2, 2014 | WVJC Staff

Being a mother, wife, and full-time student, Brandi Meadows of the WVJC eCampus is one busy woman. She enjoys taking care of people, which is one reason she enrolled in the medical assisting program and why she enjoys being with her family. So, it was quite surprising for her to find someone asking about how she was doing for a...

Student Highlight – Jonathan Sine

May 1, 2014 | WVJC Staff

Jonathan Sine is an I.T. Student at West Virginia Junior College Bridgeport Campus. He chose the school because he did not like the 4-year college class environment. “The smaller classes at WVJC are better and give more interaction with the teachers,” he explained. Sine has experience with computers, but wanted to expand his knowledge. He decided to do this by...

Student Highlight – Cortney Brown

April 22, 2014 | WVJC Staff

It had never been her thing – showing up to school, dealing with classmates, and everything else that goes hand-in-hand with earning a high school degree.   So when high school graduation finally came, college was the last thing on Cortney Brown’s mind, but five years later, she decided to dip her toes into academia again.   Filled with apprehension,...

WVJC Bridgeport Dental Student Highlight

March 25, 2014 | WVJC Staff

Marissa Poling is a student in the Dental Assisting program at West Virginia Junior College Bridgeport. She chose WVJC Bridgeport because it was close to home and several individuals recommended the school to her. “I chose to study Dental Assisting because I have always wanted to do something in the dental field,” explained Marissa. “When I read about the program...

WVJC Bridgeport Student Highlight: Jamie Ogden, Medical Assisting

January 23, 2014 | WVJC Staff

Jamie Ogden is currently enrolled in the Medical Assisting Specialized Associate Degree Program at West Virginia Junior College Bridgeport Campus. Jamie has several reasons for attending WVJC Bridgeport, but convenience was definitely a deciding factor. She explained, “WVJC Bridgeport was closer to home and it only takes 18 months for me to complete my program. I only have class four...

WVJC Bridgeport Graduate Highlight: William Smith, Medical Assisting

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William T. Smith is a Medical Assisting Graduate from West Virginia Junior College Bridgeport Campus. One week after he completed his Medical Assisting program, he was hired at Biolife Plasma Services where he was hired as a screener which is responsible for taking patient vitals, iron and protein levels. After a few months, he was trained on performing VP and...

WVJC Bridgeport Student Highlight: Denise Hayes, Medical Assisting

December 4, 2013 | WVJC Staff

Denise Hayes is enrolled in the Medical Assisting program at West Virginia Junior College Bridgeport. “My favorite part of school is learning the knowledge of my classmates and the excitement of attending college as an older student,” she said. Denise loves meeting new people and enjoy working toward a goal of obtaining her Medical Assistant Associate Degree and becoming a...

WVJC Morgantown Staff Highlight: Diane Hevner

November 5, 2013 | WVJC Staff

The face of the front office will celebrate her 16th anniversary Nov. 7, with the West Virginia Junior College, Morgantown campus. In Sept. 1997, Diane Hevner graduated from the WVJC with a diploma in Office Technology and Office Processing. “Diane is the first person our potential students hear and see,” said Jessica Nuckles, High School Admissions Representative. “Her demeanor and...

WVJC Charleston Graduate Highlight: Roxie Dillard, Medical Assistant

October 14, 2013 | WVJC Staff

CHARLESTON, WV – West Virginia Junior College Charleston Medical Assisting graduate, Roxie Dillard, decided to attend WVJC Charleston due to convenience. “The hours and school schedule were convenient for my situation at the time” she stated. While in school, Roxie appreciated the small size of the campus. “It made one-on-one teaching a lot easier.” Roxie chose the medical assistant program...

A Face Behind WVJC Online Admissions

October 11, 2013 | WVJC Staff

Meet Melody Thomas! Melody is an Online Admission Representative for the West Virginia Junior College ECampus. She enrolls students into any of the three Specialized Associate Degree programs offered online only to West Virginia residents including: Medical Assisting, Medical Office Management and Business Management . She says that the best part about online programs is that you’re always connected. “Even...