Podcast #15: So you want to be a Human Services or Social Worker, Podcasts, Uncategorized

Ep#15 So you want to be a Social Worker or a Human Services Professional. Part 3

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This is the third and final part of a three-part series on the helping professions. In this podcast we focus on the Human Services and Social Work degree with our guest David Gerrone. David is a Lorain County Community College graduate and holds an A.A.S degree in Human Services. He also completed his bachelor’s degree in Social Work through our partnership program with Youngstown State University. Gerrone got his start as a social worker through an internship opportunity with Big Brother Big Sister and also works here at LCCC as an academic advisor. If you are interested in making a difference in the life of another person, listen to this podcast as well as parts 1 and 2 of this series on the helping professions. For more information, call 440-366-4033 to speak with a Human Services advisor today. 

This podcast has been moved to the LCCC Career Exploration Podcast site.

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Ep#14 So you want to be a Social Worker or a Human Services Professional. Part 2

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This is the second part of a three part series on the helping professions. In this podcast we focus on Social Work and speak with Professor Jennifer Kukis who is a licensed Independent Social Worker and Coordinator of the Human Services program at Lorain County Community College. Also with us is Academic Advisor Arlena Lockard who leads the Education and Social Services team and helps students make the transition from a two year degree to the four year degree in Social Work. Is this field right for you? For more information, call 440-366-4033 to speak with an academic advisor today.

This podcast has been moved to the LCCC Career Exploration Podcast site.

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Podcast #13 So you want to be a Human Services Professional, Podcasts, Uncategorized

Ep#13 So you want to be a Social Worker or a Human Services Professional. Part 1

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Are you a people person? Do you enjoy helping others? Are you interested in a 2 year Human Services degree that allows you to work as a paraprofessional and could lead to a degree in Social Work? In this podcast we discuss with Professor Jennifer Kukis and Academic Advisor, Arlena Lockard some typical jobs human service workers hold, requirements for the degree, salary information as well as ways to advance in the profession. This is the first part of a three part series on the helping professions. For more information about this degree, call 440-366-4033 and ask to speak with a Human Services advisor.

This podcast has been moved to the LCCC Career Exploration Podcast site.

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Podcast #7 So you want a career that's right for you, Podcasts, Uncategorized

EP#7 So you want a career that’s right for you

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Are you undecided or open to various career options? Career Specialists, Sarah Hudson and Sarah Hyde-Pinner, speak about internship and career exploration services offered through Career Services of Lorain County Community College. For more information regarding internship, experiential learning, career services or appointments call (440) 366-4076.

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Podcast #4: So you want to be a Mom and a Healthcare Professional, Podcasts, Uncategorized

EP#4 So you want to be a Mom and a Healthcare Professional

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Interested in becoming a nurse or entering another healthcare profession? Join me as I speak with Lindsey Mauer, academic advisor at Lorain County Community College. Lindsey discusses what it takes to get into the healthcare professions and how you can succeed as a mom and student at LCCC and beyond.

Podcast #3: So you want to be an Artist and Entrepreneur, Podcasts, Uncategorized

EP#3 So you want to be an Artist and Entrepreneur

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This past week I ventured to Park City Utah and spoke with artist Kenneth Peloke and entrepreneur Ashley Sorenson of Main Street Gallery. Kenneth was featured at an artist exhibit and reception at the gallery on July 5, 2019. Thinking about making it as an artist or an entrepreneur? Listen to this interview about how Ashley and Kenneth got started and what they learned along the way.