With July more than half over, we check in with the 2017 grads and see what their summer plans include. Job searching? Relaxing? Continue Reading
After reading a recent post by current 2nd-time student, Melissa Melanson in A Second Career in My 20s, grad Bobbi Jo wanted to share her similar experience from more than 25 years ago.
I started at Mohawk on the Fennell Campus, fresh out of high school in 1988. Towards my later years in high school, I wasn’t totally sure what I wanted to do but knew that I really enjoyed keyboarding and shorthand. I heard about the Office Admin course through my sister who had taken the course and really enjoyed it. I applied and was accepted and started in September 1988. Little did I know (20+ years and a second stint in Mohawk later) that those ‘roots’ would be coming back to me. Continue Reading
This summer we are planning on staying local and doing day trips around the area. So what is there to do with 4 kids under the age of 5? Well a lot! Continue Reading
Millennials today are very aware of the competitive job market they will face after graduation.
Students today are not naïve to the hard work it takes to find employment. Throughout their education, students are reminded of what is needed to succeed in finding a career – good grades, relevant experience, community involvement, volunteering – the list goes on.
But what happens after finding a job? Continue Reading
June is here and with the summer just starting, our 2017 grads share their thoughts on the financial pressures their experiencing and how they’re coping.