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Student of the Month - Jasmin Alsabunji


Congratulations to Jasmin Alsabunji of the Dental Assistant program in winning the Student of the Month award for the month of July! In the words of one of her instructors: "Jasmin is a great stude...

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Graduate Spotlight - Justin Warner


One of our employment specialists recently caught up with Justin Warner, 2007 graduate of the Medical Assistant program. Read below to see what Justin has been up to! I currently work for Crawf...

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Massage Therapy Continuing Education Classes


Location: Great Lakes Institute of Technology, 5100 Peach Street Thirty minute lunch (on your own) for all classes Contact: Call 814-864-6666 or email to schedule your clas...

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New Faculty Member - Sandy McDannel


Great Lakes is happy to introduce our newest Veterinary Assistant Instructor, Sandy McDannel. Ms. McDannel comes to us with a vast array of experiences in the veterinary field, including hospital/of...

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Where Are They Now - Nicole Small and Alicia Elrod Stephenson


Alicia Elrod-Stephenson 2013 Dental Assistant Graduate Alicia was hired at Aspen Dental, which is where she did her externship. She says "I love seeing the end result after extraction into a d...

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Where Are They Now - Kayla Mitulski and Rebecca Parkomaki


Kayla Mitulski 2013 Dental Assistant Graduate Kayla is working at Summit Dental Associates, where she got hired right after graduation. Kayla says that the people she works with makes the job...

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Where Are They Now - Felicia Viola and Tessa Brown


Felicia Viola 2012 Dental Assistant Graduate Felica is currently working with Dr. Piecuch in general dentistry. Prior to this job, she worked in pediatric dentistry. She loves being able to help th...

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Student of the Month - Destiny Keppel


Congratulations to Destiny Keppel of the Massage Therapist program in winning the Student of the Month award for the month of June! In the words of one of her instructors: "Destiny's dedication and...

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Open House - Wednesday June 25th


Join us for a day of fun at our Open House on Wednesday, June 25th from 1:30 pm to 6:30 pm. Visit our school and check out the great programs we offer! Fun, hands-on activities in all our...

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Graduate Spotlight - Alyssa Mathers


Director of Career Services, Carl Rozenek, recently traveled to the Akron-Canton, Ohio area to meet with area employers. In his travels, he got in touch with dental assistant graduate, Alyssa Mather...

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Alumni Update - Lindsay Weidler


We recently caught up with 2012 graduate Lindsay Weidler. Read below to see what she has been up to! I have wanted to be in the field of medicine for as long as I can remember. When I called Great...

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Student Services Committee June Update


If you have been following the Student Services Committee, then you would know how much support for Autism we have been doing in the last few months. To end our fundraising and Autism Awarenes...

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Alumni Update - Andrew Morelli and Kaleigh Anne Wybiral


Our employment office recently caught up with two of our Diagnostic Medical Sonographer grads, Kaleigh Anne Wybiral and Andrew Morelli. Check out some of their comments below! Kaleigh Anne Wy...

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Alannah Labesky - VA Graduate


Alannah is the Receptionist/Veterinary Assistant at Twinbrook Veterinary Hospital where she is very happy with her full time career. Alannah says, "I'm happy with my decision to have attended Great...

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Trisha Carbaugh - CMA - Medical Assistant Graduate


Trisha was hired at UPMC Venango Internal Medicine prior to starting her externship. UPMC reached out to Great Lakes Institute of Technology for a temporary opening that would last for six months. T...

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Student of the Month - Champa Mainaly


Congratulations to Champa Mainaly of the Medical Assistant program in winning the Student of the Month award for the month of May! In the words of one of her instructors: "Champa is a fabulous stud...

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