Tuesday evening, June 14th, was a truly memorable event as the first “normal” graduation since 2019. Eighty-four graduates from 9 programs were able to cross the stage in front of almost 600 guests. Several members of STI’s school committee were in attendance as well as incoming Superintendent of the Southeastern Regional School District Holly McClanan. Thank you to our student speakers Jazlynn Santiago (Medical Assisting), JacksonSwain (Dental Assisting), & alumni speaker Michael Trowbidge. Congratulations to the many students who received awards, scholarships, and accolades to mark their achievements.
Outstanding Vocational Student Toolship is presented to the one student in each program who has excelled in the clinical or hands on component of the program. They are awarded a piece of equipment or tool that will be useful them in their new career.
Mekayla Smith, Cosmetology Jadyn Wilson, Dental Assisting Daniel Liboalm, Electricity Francis Fitzgerald, Machine Tool Technology Sarah LeMar, Medical Assisting (day)
Ty Garcia, Medical Assisting (evening) Paul Sullivan, Metal Fabrication & Joining Technologies Shane Froio, Plumbing
Federation Scholarships Each year the Southeastern Regional Teachers Federation Local 1849 provides scholarships to STI students. Scholarship winners are nominated by faculty members of the federation.
Brenna Hill, Cosmetology Ashley Brodie, Dental Assisting Alysha Butler, Electricity Shewendgu Eurase, HVAC Wilmadys Pagan, Medical Assisting (evening)
Jazlynn Santiago, Medical Assisting (day) Jessica Shea, Machine Tool Technology Stephen Fitzgerald, Plumbing
Medical Assisting Instructors Award presented to the student who consistently demonstrates a high level of dedication, leadership & integrity. Faith Thomas
Cosmetology Licensure Scholarship financially supports a deserving student through the State Board Licensure exam. Kirsten Wright
Pacific Dental Services Foundation for application excellence & a heart for service. Jackson Swain Mickaela Loonie
Drs. John & Peter Veale Scholarship for outstanding students. Breelan Crays Meredyth Gallagher
Dr. Guidaboni Goo da boni Educational Scholarship in memory of Dr Richard Guidaboni Elizabeth Pickering
American Dental Assistants Association- Merit Scholarship for demonstrated leadership ability and academic excellence Stacey Sampson
Endodontic Center Scholarship for a student that has shown interest in the specialty of endodontics. MacKenzie Whiting
Perfect Attendance Paul Sullivan, Metal Fabrication & Joining Technologies MacKenzie Whiting, Dental Assisting
Joseph E. Donovan Memorial Scholarship is awarded to a plumbing student who has maintained perfect attendance and provides a scholarship for the remaining coursework necessary to become a Journeyman plumber. David Hague Benjamin Furtado
STI Plumbing Excellence Award provides a scholarship for one year of continuing education for students who have perfect attendance for one semester.
Thomas Constantine, Stephen Fitzgerald, Shane Froio, Andrew Garcia, Joseph Leay, Jostil Willis
Ted Hannon Memorial Scholarship is awarded to an electricity student with perfect attendance. Daniel Liboam
STI Electricity Excellence Award provides a scholarship for one year of continuing education for students who have perfect attendance for one semester.
Michael Beato Cordero Delcio Silva Alylsha Butler
Southeastern Regional School Foundation Scholarship STI students are nominated by faculty & staff & selected by the Foundation’s Scholarship committee.
Michael Beato Cordero, Electricity Jennelle Madden, Medical Assisting
Some words of praise & encouragement from the Director of Southeastern Technical Institute, Pat Illsley : “You have managed classes, labs, shop, exams and homework. You have juggled jobs, children, parents, partners and much more. You have worked diligently, fought through hardships and reveled in your triumphs. You are ready to become professionals in your chosen field. Thank you for choosing to be part of the STI family. Remember to take the time to appreciate all that you have accomplished and congratulate yourself for a job well done!”
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