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May
29

The Externship Experience

STI students in the Culinary Arts, Dental Assisting, Medical Assisting, and Practical Nurse programs are required to participate in experiential learning opportunities. The Program Directors assign students to an externship, with an employer partner, which provides invaluable practical experience in their chosen career field. In addition to utilizing and enhancing acquired skills, students learn many…

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May
25

Expanded Function Dental Assistants from STI!

The best trained, highest level Dental Assistants in Massachusetts are STI graduates. As of January 2015, the Commonwealth of Massachusetts requires all dental assistants to be licensed. There are four levels of dental assistants: Expanded Function Dental Assistant, Certified Dental Assistant, Formally Trained and On-the-job Trained. The level of the dental assistant dictates what duties…

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May
24

Taste of Easton

STI Chefs Peterson and Perry joined several vendors and food establishments at the annual Taste of Easton which was held at Stonehill College in the Roche Dining Commons. They served delicious (and enormous!) shrimp cocktail to a few hundred guests, many of whom had attended the Taste of STI. It was wonderful to hear such…

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May
23

Plumbing Students Successfully Completed Two Certifications

Hot Work Certification is the first program the students all passed. This is a class that promotes safety when using any tool that creates heat, flame, or sparks such as sodering, welding, or grinding. The second training program they completed is the Mega/Pro Press Certification. Pro Press is a mechanical means of joining copper tubing…

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May
17

Taunton High School Career Fair

On May 17th, STI Admissions attended a career event at Taunton HS. This fair was rather unique in that it  was held later in the school year after most college decisions are made. It was an excellent opportunity for seniors (and juniors) who aren’t sure which path they might want to pursue after graduating. There were…

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May
08

Shark Fin Professional Shear Company Presents to the Cosmetology Students

A representative, from a major manufacturer of high quality hand made Japanese shears, came to STI to talk about their products which are known to be the best in the grooming industry. Willie, a barber himself, was extremely knowledgeable and provided information about specific cuts and which shear to use. Students were offered a discount and…

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May
03

2nd Annual Brockton Area Construction Career Day

The Brockton Area Construction Career Day event is designed to introduce high school students to different careers and training in construction related industries. The day was coordinated and managed by the Brockton Area Workforce Investment Board (BAWIB) and the Youth Works One-Stop Career Center. Upon arrival, students received a hardhat, safety vest and an event…

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Apr
27

Thank You To Vendors, Guests, and Staff for a Truly Memorable Evening!

The 3rd Annual Taste of STI took place on Tuesday, April 10th and oh, what a night it was! Over 300 attendees sampled delicious food and beverages from a variety of establishments. Guests also enjoyed hair demonstrations, parrafin treatments, and hand massages provided by STI’s adult Cosmetology students and staff. Lucky winners of the raffle…

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Apr
24

What to Expect At an STI Open House

There are many benefits to attending an STI Open House. In addition to having your questions answered personally, meeting the staff, and touring the facilities, you’ll have the opportunity to see if  Southeastern Technical Institute is the “right fit” for you. This event is informal, so there’s no need to register. Stop by anytime between…

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Apr
23

Cosmetology Students & Alumni Experience the Global Keratin System

STI’s adult Cosmetology Program, in conjunction with Paul Mitchell systems hairlines, offered all current students and alumni the opportunity for a free global keratin system certification. Global Keratin is a hair smoothing system that changes the texture of hair and reduces or minimizes frizziness and curls. This special treatment promotes straight, smooth, and silky hair for…

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