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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...

Michael Romley – IT Director Highlight

April 3, 2019 | WVJC Staff

Michael Romley serves as the Director of IT and Instructor of IT at West Virginia Junior College Bridgeport. While Michael might be new to teaching, he is incredibly passionate about the Information Technology field. He started down his professional path at the WVJC Bridgeport campus in 2011 when he graduated from the same program he is now teaching in! After...

Professional Dress Tips & Tricks

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It is important to be dressed professionally, especially if you are going to an interview or professional function. How you are dressed will be one of the first things employers and professionals notice about you! Here are some tips and tricks for dressing professionally. Women should wear dress pants or a skirt passed the knee, paired with a neutral color...

Legal Office Assisting – Program Highlight

March 26, 2019 | WVJC Staff

In the course of our daily lives, we all experience events that shape us.  These events could be the little things in life like a kind gesture from a stranger, or a rainbow after a storm.  However, sometimes the big events can shape us as well.  These events are life-altering and generally lead to a new perspective, a change in...

Wesley McGee – Student Highlight

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Wesley McGee began attending West Virginia Junior College freshly after high school. He is seeking an associate degree in Information Technology. He considered many careers paths in high school but none really fit what he wanted to do. Following his father’s advice, he enrolled in the IT program to give him a good starting point. Wesley wants to make a...