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Posted on: Friday, January 30, 2015 - 10:04 by ECPI_University
"People ask me all the time: 'What is it like to be a woman at Google?' I'm not a woman at Google, I'm a geek at Google. And being a geek is just great. "I'm a geek, I like to code. I even like to use spreadsheets when I cook." Those were the words of then-Google Engineer Marissa Mayer. Now, she’s CEO of Yahoo, and she looks forward to a day when those type of questions are no longer commonplace. For now, however, there continues to be a shortage of women in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math).
Posted on: Thursday, January 29, 2015 - 09:47 by ECPI_University
Like most military veterans, Welcome Knox knows how to face down a challenge. She’s been doing it her whole life. An Air Force veteran, Welcome spent more than four years on active-duty and seven years in the reserves. Currently, she is working on her Bachelor of Science degree in Healthcare Administration at the Columbia, South Carolina campus, having already earned her associate’s degree in the field. A great source of pride to her loved ones, Welcome is the first person in her family to graduate from both high school and college.
Posted on: Wednesday, January 28, 2015 - 09:50 by ECPI_University
Are you considering a career as a hospitality manager? Before you begin your studies or commit to an entry-level hospitality job, you should know what to expect. Here are five things you need to know about the life of a modern hospitality manager.
Posted on: Tuesday, January 27, 2015 - 09:41 by ECPI_University
For such a young woman, Shannon Lillard brings a lifetime of experience to the classroom. She teaches Medical Assisting at the Richmond/Moorefield campus; and while she does have significant experience as a health provider, it’s what this 36-year old mother of two has experienced as a patient that really resonates in the classroom.
Posted on: Monday, January 26, 2015 - 09:45 by ECPI_University
When considering a career in electronics engineering, many people overlook one of the most interesting and important career tracks, that of the Medical Imaging Equipment Technologist (MIET).
It’s their job to make sure that this equipment adheres to stringent medical standard guidelines. These are the professionals that service diagnostic imaging equipment which includes: