Community Colleges Offer Path to Life-Changing Apprenticeships
When global pharmaceutical company GlaxoSmithKline sought an apprentice to work in the quality control department of its Upper Merion laboratory, it found two applicants that made it too difficult to choose. Karly Malone and Christina Newman, 19-year-old biotechnology majors from Montgomery County Community College, got the apprenticeship and invaluable job experience.
Nurse Aid Training Continues at Colleges During Pandemic
The Bucks County Community College class of eight future frontline workers began classes and labs in early October. In November, they’ll start clinical rotations at the Peter Becker Community, a retirement and assisted living facility in Harleysville, and will complete their 120 hours of training in December.
PA Community Colleges Respond to COVID-19 as Situation Evolves
Happy (belated) Birthday to Rep. Tom Caltagirone! May it be a happy, healthy year.
Congratulations to Northampton Community College on recently winning first place in the Eighth Annual Pocono Record 2020 Readers' Choice Awards Continuing Education Category! This year the Pocono Record had over 6,200 voters and nearly 104,000 votes cast.