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Feb
15

Congratulations to Our Newly Licensed Cosmetology Graduates!

To qualify for the licensing process in Massachusetts you must attend a Cosmetology school while spending at least 1,ooo hours learning about hair, nail, and skin care. The specific topics studied are decided by the Massachusetts Board of Registration of Cosmetology and Barbering.  STI boasts a 100% passing rate for its graduates. January graduates Mike…

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Feb
13

Nothing Beats a Breakfast Buffet for Dinner!

On Tuesday evening, February 6th, guests enjoyed a delicious buffet prepared and served by STI’s Adult Culinary Arts students and Chefs. It was almost a full house (no surprise), with a menu to please any palate. Offerings included an omelet station, filet mignon, eggs benedict, banana bread flapjacks, fried chicken, miso glazed salmon, carved sirloin…

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Feb
12

Mansfield High School Students Visit STI

On Thursday, February 9th, several juniors and seniors from Mansfield High School had the opportunity to tour our facilities, meet faculty and staff, and enjoy lunch in the Colonial Room restaurant. Each student received a personalized packet with an STI view book, program brochures, a financial aid  sheet and an entrance exam flyer. Also included…

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Feb
10

Worcester State University LPN to BS Deadline Extension

STI’s Practical Nurse Program Director Marybeth Pepin recently received information about Worcester State University LPN to BS Program deadline extension. “I am happy to announce the Worcester State University LPN to BS Program will be extending the application deadline until March 31st. We would greatly appreciate if each of you could distribute this information to your current and former students…

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Jan
30

New Vocational Post-Secondary Electricity and Plumbing Programs the First of its Kind in Massachusetts

Southeastern Technical Institute welcomes 2018 with the start of two new post-secondary programs: Electricity and Plumbing. The 10-month programs are designed to give novices in-depth and hands-on learning experiences leading to an entry-level position in the industry. STI is the first post-secondary school in the Commonwealth to offer a Chapter 74 post-secondary Electricity Program. Plumbing…

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Jan
23

2017 Adopt-a- Family Program

A sincere thank you to Pat Illsley, STI Director, who spearheaded the 8th Annual Adopt-a-Family event this holiday season. Each year, current STI students nominate their friends and family who are in need of gifts for children. STI faculty, staff and students volunteer to purchase gifts for one or more of the children on the list. This…

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Jan
11

High School Information Sessions Are a Good First Step

STI finds it an invaluable opportunity to go to high schools and present options for post-secondary planning. Many Juniors and Seniors are unsure of their interests and the path they want to pursue – a 2- or 4- year college, employment, trade/technical school, or the military. For the past couple of years, Rhonda Jermyn and…

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Jan
10

STI Celebrates First Graduation Ceremony of its 50th Year

South Easton, MA: Nineteen Practical Nurse students graduated from Southeastern Technical Institute’s part-time evening Practical Nurse Program on January 10, 2018. This was the first graduation ceremony of the 50th year! Since 1968, STI has graduated 1,783 Practical Nurse students. The students will soon take the NCLEX-PN exam to become LPN’s. The Practical Nurse Program…

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Jan
05

Governor Baker Announces New Initiatives

Governor Charlie Baker, Secretary of Education Jim Peyser, Labor and Workforce Development Secretary Rosalin Acosta, and David Ferreira, Executive Director of MAVA, spoke at STI about new state initiatives to close the skills gap and expand access to quality post-secondary training programs. Southeastern is currently in the application process to add two new programs; Precision Machining…

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Dec
18

Chocolate, Treats, and Hot Cocoa Help STI Students Relax Before Finals

Finals week can be a difficult time for any student. At STI we try to ease some of that stress by adding a little fun and getting into the holiday spirit. What better way to do that than offering hot cocoa with all the fixings or a chocolate fondu table with fresh fruit, marshmallows, and…

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