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Semi Annual Career Expo - March 13th 2013


The Career Schools of Erie Pennsylvania; Great Lakes Institute of Technology, Erie Institute of Technology, and Toni & Guy Hairdressing Academy; will be hosting it's Semi Annual Career Expo on Wednesd...

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President of PA Association of Surgical Technologists Visits Great Lakes


Today the Surgical Technologist department was visited by Mary Grogan CST-CSFA, President of the Pennsylvania Association of Surgical Technologists (PA-AST), and a practicing Surgical Technologist at...

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Medical Assistant Grad Spotlight - Mya Williamson


Mya Williamson knew she wanted a change in her life. Her position at a supermarket wasn't fulfilling, and she felt she wanted a career where she could help people and be in a position that felt meanin...

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Dental Assistant Students Visit Quality of Life


A group of our Dental Assistant students were asked to do a Dental Health Month presentation for the students at the "Quality of Life" after school program in Erie PA. They met with Kayla Curtis who r...

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Pinegrove Ambulatory Surgery Center - Employer Spotlight


The Pinegrove Ambulatory Surgery Center in Russell, PA, is dedicated to improving community health through the delivery of high quality outpatient surgery services. Their accreditation distinguishes t...

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Where are they now - Rachael Dregalla Clark - Dental Assistant


We spent a few minutes and caught up with Dental Assistant graduate Rachael Dregalla Clark of Erie. Here is what she had to say about her experience at Great Lakes: I have been working full time fo...

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February Student of the Month - Chris Anderson of the Massage Therapist program


Congratulations to Chris Anderson of the Massage Therapist training program in winning the student of the month for February! Here are a few comments from one of his instructors: "Chris has perf...

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Meet Jacob Muth - Surgical Technologist Program Director


Mr. Jacob Muth is the Program Director for the Surgical Technologist Program here at Great Lakes Institute of Technology. He's been with our school for over 4 years now, has a Bachelor's Degree from E...

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Medical Office Assistant Graduate Success Story - Nancy Pancerev


Nancy Pancerev is a recent graduate of Great Lakes Institute of Technology's Medical Office Assistant Program (now the Medical Office Assistant / Coder program). She started her career change in April...

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January Student of the Month - Kacey Gothe of the Medical Assistant Program


Congratulations to Kacey Gothe of the Medical Assistant training program in winning the student of the month for January! Here are a few comments from one of her instructors: "Kacey is such a ni...

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Great Lakes Christmas 2012 Wrap Up


Tis the season and it has come and gone; we were busy celebrating here at Great Lakes Institute of Technology! For the month of December students were busy planning our annual Christmas pot-luck, thin...

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Surgical Technology Students Visit Central Processing Department at UPMC Hamot


Yesterday Surgical Technologist Students visited the Central Processing Department at UPMC Hamot. This department is vital to the hospital in maintaining the safety of its patients. Their responsibili...

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Representatives From UPMC Hamot Hold Luncheon for Surgical Technologist Students


UPMC Hamot continues to advance the health and wellness of the communities it serves by achieving clinical quality of the highest national standards and maximizing operational efficiencies. Several st...

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Highlighting 4 Exceptional Medical Assistant Students


The following Medical Assistant students were hired in new jobs as a result of their exemplary performance on their externships. These students were part of the 02/20/12 start. Cyndra Wolf: Cyndra...

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Medical Assistant Winter Blood Drive


During their last block before externship Medical Assistant students partake in a blood drive to practice their phlebotomy skills before they enter into the job field. The seniors spent several months...

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