Tag: Career Services

Centura College Graduate Spotlight: Rachel Handley

Written by Olivia Jordan, Career Services Coordinator Rachel Handley is a graduate from the Massage Therapy program at Centura College’s Virginia Beach campus. Although Rachel faced an array of obstacles while completing her training, she was determined to persevere and finish, despite her circumstances. Rachel expressed that during her...
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Centura Chesapeake has Vision for the Future

Written by: Zakkiyya Anderson A fitting event for March 4th, the Centura College Chesapeake campus welcomed guests to their March Into Your Vision, Vision Board Workshop for an evening of networking, goal setting and fun! The workshop started off with visitors grabbing snacks and getting to know their neighbors...
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Centura Richmond Grad Finds Position with Duke Clinical Research Institute

It’s always fulfilling to see one of our Centura College students graduate and find employment in their chosen field of study.  Today’s spotlight features just that: Centura Richmond graduate, Sten Harris. Initially, Sten went to school in North Carolina with aspirations of becoming a veterinarian assistant.  Eventually, he decided...
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Centura Richmond Campus Donates School Supplies to Children’s Hospital

  Centura College Richmond is passionate about the work at Virginia Commonwealth University (VCU) Children’s Hospital. VCU Children’s Hospital is Central Virginia’s only comprehensive, full-service hospital devoted to the care of children. It’s ranked among the nation’s top children’s hospital by U.S. News and World Report and is Virginia’s only...
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Centura College Graduate Spotlight – Carissa Chalsma

Centura College Graduate Spotlight – Carissa Chalsma By Lisa Pinson, Massage Therapy Coordinator, Centura College Newport News Carissa Chalsma began her Massage Therapy career at Centura College in Newport News on October 17, 2017 and c ompleted her coursework on June 18, 2018.  She was a diligent and engaged student,...
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Dental Assistant Graduate Success Story: Danielle Young

By Kelvin Lee, Student Services Coordinator, Centura College Richmond  A quiet, shy, and very soft-spoken individual, Ms. Danielle Young enrolled in the Dental Assistant program at the North Chesterfield campus in March 2017.  As a child, Danielle set her sights on pursuing a career in the dental field.  Her...
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Connecting with Our Communities: National Volunteer Week

The school groups of Aviation Institute of Maintenance, Centura Colleges and Tidewater Tech have reached out to their community and volunteered their time for a number of organizations.  The staff at these institutions have chosen to serve their communities by volunteering their time, talent and support to causes that...
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