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Temecula Respiratory Therapy student Robert Ford

Ex-military combat medic finds adrenaline rush in Temecula Respiratory Therapy program

by Nyla Hallum on June 29, 2015

“For 21 years, I was groomed to be in a high intensity area, thinking on my feet, and I’m not going to lie, I miss the adrenaline rush,” says Robert Ford, Respiratory Therapy student on the Temecula campus. After 18 months in the program, he is finding some of that all-important, in-the-moment action when he

Posted in Respiratory Therapy / Student Spotlights / Temecula

Medical Assisting student ElliMae Borromeo

Teen Medical Assisting student finds college a lot different from high school

by Nyla Hallum on May 18, 2015

Although 19-year-old Elli Mae Borromeo just graduated from high school last year, she feels she is a world away from adolescent “mean girl” behaviors and those cliques that can cast a wide shadow. “There’s no drama, no rumors here; everyone is more mature, and it’s an elevated peer group,” she says. In terms of the

Posted in Medical Assisting / Student Spotlights / Temecula

SJVC students turne employees Greg Kailynn

Former Classmates Together Again as SJVC Employees

by Nyla Hallum on May 12, 2015

Imagine taking your seat in the first class of your new career training program, already a little nervous about meeting a lot of other people, when you realize that there is just you and one other student in the room. Now, that’s a nice student-to-teacher ratio! That is how it was for Greg Serrano and

Posted in Faculty Spotlights / Temecula

Temecula Business Administration program grad Kailynn Parker

Business Administration program grad finds a home at SJVC

by Nyla Hallum on April 30, 2015

Kailynn Parker probably has over 100 brothers and sisters, at least a couple of dozen parents…and lots of experience starting over. The transient life of a foster child is all she has ever known. She has had to plant shallow roots because she might be moved, without notice, to the next place she will try

Posted in Grad Success / Temecula

Medical Assisting student takeover

Tune Into Instagram for SJVC’s First Student Takeover

by Susannah Sanders on April 27, 2015

SJVC is excited to have our first student Instagram takeover happening this week, April 27th – May 1st. Want to know what life is like as an SJVC student, straight from a student’s perspective? Then check out the SJVC Instagram account (instagram.com/sjvcollege) to see what Temecula Medical Assisting student Tanisha is up to this week.

Posted in News and Events / Temecula

Temecula Respiratory Therapy student Adam Moniz

Respiratory Therapy program is the perfect fit for military veteran

by Nyla Hallum on April 20, 2015

Everything about Adam Moniz’s 14 years in the Marine Corps was hands-on. His Military Occupational Specialty (MOS) as a combat instructor was demonstrating infantry weapons and tactics, demolition and rockets. “I’ve probably taught a couple of thousand foreign nationals how to do those jobs and 1,200 Marine Corps recruits right out of California boot camp,”

Posted in Respiratory Therapy / Student Spotlights / Temecula

Temecula Dental Assisting pinning ceremony

Dental Assisting Pinning Ceremony a first for the Temecula campus

by Nyla Hallum on April 1, 2015

A Pinning Ceremony was held on March 19th for the very first graduating class of Temecula’s new Dental Assisting program. Graduates and their families attended the hour-and-a-half long event that marked successful completion of the program. The awarded Dental Assisting students earned certificates, as well and their Dental Assisting pins. “The pin establishes their status as

Posted in Dental Assisting / News and Events / Temecula