Centura Chesapeake has Vision for the Future

Written by: Zakkiyya Anderson A fitting event for March 4th, the Centura College Chesapeake campus welcomed guests to their March Into Your Vision, Vision Board Workshop for an evening of networking, goal setting and fun! The workshop started off with visitors grabbing snacks and getting to know their neighbors before the...

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Too Late for a Health Care Career? Why Health Information Technology is the Career for You

Written by Simone Francis Have you been contemplating following your dream of working in the medical field? However, your age, the cost of medical school, the years it will take to complete the degree, along with residency and training causes you to reconsider? Luckily, the healthcare industry is one that...

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Centura College Graduate Spotlight – Tracy Peloquin

  By Cheryl Landreth, CVAB After working in the financial services industry for many years, Tracy Peloquin found herself suddenly out of a job and relocated to a state that didn’t offer the types of financial career options she had in her previous home state.  Tracy had often worked in food...

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Centura Richmond Campus Donates School Supplies to Children’s Hospital

Centura Richmond Campus Executive Director, Rob Jones and Sarah Irby.    Centura College Richmond is passionate about the work at Virginia Commonwealth University (VCU) Children’s Hospital. VCU Children’s Hospital is Central Virginia’s only comprehensive, full-service hospital devoted to the care of children. It’s ranked among the nation’s top children’s hospital by U.S....

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Centura College Norfolk Medical Assisting Students Connecting with Their Community

By Otis Grate BS, MBA, CCMA Centura College’s Norfolk campus continues to build strong, productive, and meaningful relationships with our surrounding communities. It is not out of the ordinary for the Norfolk campus to direct its attention towards providing citizens of the community with various types of services. Often, these...

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Dental Assistant Graduate Success Story: Danielle Young

By Kelvin Lee, Student Services Coordinator, Centura College Richmond  A quiet, shy, and very soft-spoken individual, Ms. Danielle Young enrolled in the Dental Assistant program at the North Chesterfield campus in March 2017.  As a child, Danielle set her sights on pursuing a career in the dental field.  Her grandfather...

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Connecting with Our Communities: National Volunteer Week

The school groups of Aviation Institute of Maintenance, Centura Colleges and Tidewater Tech have reached out to their community and volunteered their time for a number of organizations.  The staff at these institutions have chosen to serve their communities by volunteering their time, talent and support to causes that...

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Educate the Educator: 2018 ‘At the Cross Roads’ Community Education Conference Recap

Written by Drew Schnaath, Jul DeGeus and Esperanza Poquiz Faculty and staff from The Aviation Institute of Maintenance, Centura College, and Tidewater Tech met with colleagues and industry specialists to enrich themselves, their campuses, and become better community leaders and more effective educators. On March 14th, leadership and instructors converged...

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Centura College Welcomes Richmond Job Seekers to Career Fair

Centura College will be holding a career fair for its students, graduates, and individuals in the community who are seeking employment.   By Brian Stauss Centura College will be holding a career fair on Saturday, April 21 at its campus located at 7914 Midlothian Turnpike, North Chesterfield, VA 23235. The fair begins...

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By Max Murphy Everyone knows that attending college comes with the expectation of putting in a lot of hard work and dedication. Here are seven habits you can apply to your school life to help make the journey through college a little bit easier:   PREsearch Organize with Color Create...

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