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In Their Words - October 2014


We recently caught up with graduates from our Diagnostic Medical Sonographer and Veterinary Assistant programs. Read what they have been up to below! Danielle Overbeck Diagnostic Medical Sonographer...

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In Her Own Words - Elizabeth Bruner


We recently caught up with Massage Therapist grad Elizabeth Bruner. Read below about her new career and what she has been up to! I attended the Massage Therapist program at Great Lakes and graduate...

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Nigora Kuchkarova - Outstanding Student Award Winner


Congratulations to Nigora Kuchkarova of the Pharmacy Technician program in winning the Outstanding Student Award at Tuesday's graduation. Below are a few words about her from Director of Education V...

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A Playful Alternative for the Veterinary Assistant Graduate


Paws 'n Claws Pet Resort and S'paw, located in Erie and Girard, PA, offers the Veterinary Assistant graduate an alternative to working in the Veterinary Hospitals and Clinics. Paws 'n Claws Pe...

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Great Lakes at For Women Only Expo 2014


Great Lakes Institute of Technology will be setting up at the For Women Only Expo on October 11th and 12th. Students from the schools Massage Therapist program will be in attendance and will be givin...

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Student of the Month - Jacob Seely


Congratulations to Jacob Seely of the Massage Therapist program in winning the Student of the Month award for the month of October! In the words of one of his instructors: "Jacob has perfect attend...

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Graduate Focus - Kayla Breault


While traveling to visit employers, Director of Career Services, Carl Rozenek, caught up with Dental Assistant graduate, Kayla Breault. Kayla graduated in June 2012 and was hired shortly after at Will...

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Graduate Success Story - Amy Taylor of St Vincent Hospital


Amy Taylor, RDMS, is a Diagnostic Medical Sonographer graduate from 2014. Amy is currently employed as an ultrasound tech at St. Vincent Hospital in Erie. Here's what Amy has to say about he...

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Employer Spotlight - Medicor Associates of Erie


Medicor Associates, part of the UPMC Hamot Heart Institute based out of Erie, has reached out to Great Lakes Institute of Technology for qualified Medical Assistants to fill their open positions....

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Student of the Month - Tricia Kite


Congratulations to Tricia Kite of the Medical Assistant program in winning the Student of the Month award for the month of September! In the words of one of her instructors: "Tricia is a great stud...

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Graduate Success at Young Chiropractic


Young Chiropractic has been serving the Erie area for over 20 years. The practice consists of three doctors, two massage therapists, and "awesome" front end staff. Dr. Young offers a more holistic a...

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Employer Spotlight - Barber National Institute


Great Lakes recently met with John Zaczyk, Interviewer from Barber National Institute. BNI participates in our externship program and hires GLIT graduates. GLIT: What advice would you give pros...

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Fall Career Expo - September 10th


Join us for the Fall Career Expo on September 10th at Erie Institute of Technology from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. All current students and graduates are welcome to attend. Meet with employers fro...

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Graduate Success Story - Tommy Hammerbeck


Tommy Hammerbeck is a 2001 Surgical Technologist graduate of Great Lakes Institute of Technology. Since Tommy's graduation, he has become a Certified Surgical Technologist and a Surgical Assistant-C...

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Interview Tips - Jessica Hunt


Jessica Hunt, Recruiter, WCA Hospital, Jamestown, NY, offers Great Lakes students and graduates some valuable advice when preparing for interviews. Here's Jessica's recommendations on what to do a...

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Student of the Month - Katie Ernst


Congratulations to Katie Ernst of the Surgical Technologist program in winning the Student of the Month award for the month of August! In the words of one of her instructors: "Katie is always cheer...

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