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Student of the Month - Ashley Horan - Veterinary Assistant


Congratulations to Ashley Horan of the Veterinary Assistant program in winning the Student of the Month award for the month of March! In the words of one of her instructors: "Ashley is a great repr...

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Prom Project - Formal Dress Donation - Prize Giveaway


Donate your gently worn formal dress to the Prom Project and help someone less fortunate look great at the prom this year! Dress donations can be dropped off at Great Lakes Institute of Technology...

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Where Are They Now - Heather Lemmo and Jessie Caskey


Heather Lemmo Dental Assistant Grad 2012 Heather works as a Dental Assistant at Lake Erie Correctional Institution (LAECI). "I like knowing I do something to help people. I like the atmosphere of...

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Where Are They Now - Kylie Barony and Jessica Smith


Kylie Barony Veterinary Assistant Grad 2013 Kylie is currently working as a Vet Assistant at Animal Medical Hospital in State College, PA. Kylie says "I like constantly learning something new, all...

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Alumni Update - Nicole Lewis - Dental Assistant Graduate


Here are a few words about what Nicole Lewis, 2012 Dental Assistant grad, has been up to since she finished her education at Great Lakes. I am working full-time as a Dental Assistant at North East De...

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Massage Therapy Student Jennifer Raines Receives Scholarship


Congratulations to Jennifer Raines who is attending the Massage Therapist program at Great Lakes. Jen is the recipient of the prestigious Lehua Goodwill Scholarship. After Jen gradates from GLIT, she'...

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Graduate Spotlight - Amanda Johnston - Massage Therapist


Amanda Johnston LMT, is a 2013 graduate of the Massage Therapist program and now has her dream job of working with a chiropractor. Employment Specialist, Carl Rozenek, recently had a chance to catch u...

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Alumni Update - Shannon Etzel - Veterinary Assistant


One of our Employment Specialists recently caught up with Shannon Etzel, Veterinary Assistant at Pleasant Animal Hospital and Alumni at Great Lakes. Shannon says, "My heart is at Pleasant Animal Ho...

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Alumni Update - Dawn Johnston - Surgical Technologist


One of our Employment Specialists recently caught up with Dawn Johnston, Surgical Technologist at Orthopedic Associates of Meadville and Alumni at Great Lakes. "What I like most about my job is the...

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Alumni Update - Samantha Circle - Medical Assistant


One of our Employment Specialists recently caught up with Samantha Circle, Medical Assistant at Saint Vincent Health System and Alumni at Great Lakes. "What I liked most about Great Lakes was the han...

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We Want Your Pants - Teens for Jeans Drive at Great Lakes


Great Lakes will be collecting old and unworn jeans for homeless teens until February 14th. Donations can be dropped off here at Great Lakes at the front desk. About 1 in 3 people experiencing home...

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Employer Spotlight - Ashley Behringer - McKean Veterinary Hospital


We recently caught up with Ashley Behringer, Certified/Licensed Veterinary Technician and Head Technician/Supervisor of McKean Veterinary Hospital, and employer of Great Lakes Veterinary Technician gr...

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Graduate Spotlight - Kayla Gonzales CMA - Medical Assistant Graduate


Kayla Gonzales graduated in July 2013 from the Medical Assistant program. After completing her externship with a local physician's office, Kayla began her job search. When she received a call from...

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All Classes Canceled Tuesday 1-7-2014 Due to Poor Weather


The school will be closed on Tuesday, 1-7-2014 due to the poor weather conditions. The school will reopen on 1-8-2014. Everyone stay safe and warm during the storm!

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Student of the Month - Ebony Drew - Medical Assistant


Congratulations to Ebony Drew of the Medical Assistant program in winning the Student of the Month award for the month of January! In the words of one of her instructors: "Ebony is always helping o...

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Employer Spotlight - Bobbie Brown - Ultrasound Head Technician


Recently one of our Employment Specialists caught up with Bobbie Brown, Ultrasound Head Technician at UPMC Hamot Flagship CVTS, about our grads and offered new grads some advice. Bobbie says, "We h...

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