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Respiratory Therapy Program-Director-Kerry Green and graduate

Bakersfield campus loses one of their best

by Nyla Hallum on February 12, 2016

The Bakersfield campus is grieving for the loss of one of their greatest personal and academic influences. Respiratory Therapy Program Director Kerry Green passed away last week and left a vacancy in the hearts of so many. “He always encouraged all of us to be the best we could be,” says SJVC colleague Brian Ruff,

Posted in Bakersfield / Respiratory Therapy

Respiratory Therapy program graduate Miranda Rasband

Respiratory Therapy program graduate blazes impressive trail

by Nyla Hallum on February 11, 2016

Single mom Miranda Rashband knew it was going to be a tough balance when she enrolled in the SJVC Rancho Cordova Respiratory Therapy program. “It’s hard to keep that balance in life: Good nutrition, a healthy amount of sleep, provide a good foundation for raising kids and accomplish the goals I had for myself in

Posted in Grad Success / Rancho Cordova / Respiratory Therapy

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Fresno Criminal Justice Corrections students practice safe firearm handling

by admin on February 5, 2016

Author: Manuel Graves, Criminal Justice: Corrections instructor, SJVC Fresno Cadets from SJVC Fresno’s Criminal Justice: Corrections program recently completed their weapons qualifications at the Fresno Pistol and Rifle Club Inc. in Auberry, Calif. Under the close supervision of BSIS and NRA Instructors Mark Swagger and Andy Leudridan, 11 cadets enjoyed a two-day break from the

Posted in Criminal Justice: Corrections / Fresno / News and Events / SJVC

SJVC Ontario dental hygiene health fair participants

Volunteerism calls Ontario Dental Hygiene students to Health Fair

by Nyla Hallum on February 1, 2016

Dental Hygiene students at the SJVC Ontario campus are quick to pitch in when their community needs help with health education. One such occasion was a recent Community Health Fair held at a local Fontana park. Dental Hygiene students Sherly Castro, Cindy Drierdrich, Yesenia Camerena and Jessica Lilly, and instructor Bernadette Smith, set up their

Posted in Dental Hygiene / News and Events / Ontario

SJVC Temecula Holiday Wreath Making

Temecula’s Connect Crew members strengthen skills through service

by Nyla Hallum on January 25, 2016

Suddenly, SJVC Temecula’s Connect Crew is the campus club everyone wants to join. Membership has shot to more than 24 since its recent student recruitment launch. Kevin Caldwell, High School Admissions Representative, and new Connect Crew Advisor, went to every classroom and talked to students about why they should get involved and how they could

Posted in News and Events / Temecula

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Registered Nursing program here to stay on Ontario campus

by Nyla Hallum on January 19, 2016

Since July of last year, SJVC’s Ontario campus has been training 120 Registered Nursing students who found closed doors when they showed up for class at their Everest college campus on April 27, 2015. Mike Perry, SJVC’s co-owner and CEO, along with several corporate staff members, threw themselves into rescue mode. “These (RN) students just

Posted in News and Events / Ontario

Rancho Cordova Partnership in Thanks

Respiratory Therapy students give more than ‘thanks’

by Nyla Hallum on January 14, 2016

During this holiday season of gratitude, SJVC Rancho Cordova’s Respiratory Therapy students and a faculty member put some action behind expressions of good will. On November 25th sixteen Respiratory Therapy students, along with their instructor Jodilee Prophet and her daughter, joined the Folsom Cordova Community Partnership (FCCP) for their annual Partnership in Thanks tradition of

Posted in News and Events / Rancho Cordova / Respiratory Therapy