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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Massage Gift Certificates - Buy 4 Get 1 FREE


For the month of December, you can purchase 4 Massage Gift Certificates and get 1 FREE! That is a savings of $25! If you know someone who needs to relax ... give them the gift of a therapeutic massage...

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Dental Assistant Students Prepare for Certification Exams and Externship


Dental Assistant students took a field trip on November 19th to prepare for the conclusion of their education. Program Director, Lisa Vickey, took her seniors to the test site where their certificatio...

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November Student of the Month - Janey Stoner of the Dental Assistant Program


Congratulations to Janey Stoner of the Dental Assistant training program in winning the student of the month for November! Here are a few comments from one of her instructors: "I nominated Janey...

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Surgical Technologist Graduate Marissa Robison Employed at Johns Hopskins Hospital


Q: What made to decide to attend Great Lakes for Surgical Technology? Before enrolling at GLIT, I worked in a dental office, because I planned on going to dental hygiene school. I also worked as an...

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October Student of the Month - Peggy Kaltenmeier of the Massage Therapist Program


Congratulations to Peggy Kaltenmeier of the Massage Therapist training program in winning the student of the month for October! Here are a few comments from one of her instructors: "She is alway...

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Great Lakes at the For Women Only Expo 2012


Join us at the For Women Only Expo on October 6th from 10am - 6pm and October 7th from 11am - 5pm! We'll have staff, faculty, and students on hand performing a range of free services. Stop by for your...

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Twins find Careers in Healthcare


Loretta and Lorraine Francini enrolled at Great Lakes Institute of Technology in February of 2011 in the Patient Care Technician program at a time when most women are making plans for their retirement...

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Instructor Spotlight - Pat Baran - Diagnostic Medical Sonographer Program Director


Pat Baran, Diagnostic Medical Sonographer Program Director, has been at Great Lakes since 2007. She has an extensive background in medical imagining, starting in 1971, where she attended Upstate Medic...

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September Student of the Month - Lynn Norris of the Medical Assistant Program


Congratulations to Lynn Norris of the Medical Assistant program in winning the student of the month for September! In the words of one of her instructors ... "Lynn is an excellent young woman. S...

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Semi Annual Career Expo - Wednesday September 12th


The Career Schools; Great Lakes Institute of Technology, Erie Institute of Technology, and Toni & Guy Hairdressing Academy; will be hosting it’s Semi Annual Career Expo on Wednesday, September 12th. T...

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Employer Spotlight - Claxton-Hepburn Medical Center, Ogdensburg NY


Claxton-Hepburn Medical Center is a private, not-for-profit, community hospital and regional referral center. The Medical Center provides services to nearly 150,000 residents in the Ogdensburg, NY and...

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