News & EventsThursday, November 27, 2014
Filed under: health and fitness
The Health & Fitness Center at Washtenaw Community College is proud to announce it has recently become a certified Medical Fitness Facility.
Under the guidance of Washtenaw Community College faculty members Kathleen Weber, Kristina Sprague and Jodi Neuman, students in the college’s Dental Assisting program learn a broad array of skills to become certified dental assistants. The program also offers the chance to earn a certificate and an Associate in Applied Science degree.
It's a fact: An education costs a lot more than it used to. At many colleges and universities, tuition rates keep rising as much as five percent a year or more.
Whatever your sport or level of athletic ability, WCC’s intramural sports program has an upcoming chance for you to play.
Want to play sports just for fun, without any commitment to a team? Then drop-in sports are for you.
One of the many popular exhibits at the WCC Earth Day celebration each year is the live presentation by the Leslie Science Center. At this year’s event on Thursday, April 11, guests will learn more about birds of prey up close and personal.
The WCC Board of Trustees has approved seven new certificate and degree programs for the upcoming 2012-2013 academic year. Fall classes will begin Aug. 24, and registration starts in mid July.
It’s hard to determine the value of a helping hand. For the recipients of bone marrow donations, heart treatments, and cancer services, that value is priceless.
Decades ago, drawing blood was a skill taught quickly and informally in just a few hours. But today, to become a skilled phlebotomist professionals have to complete a much more rigorous course of study. And WCC provides it.
Also see the related story: "WCC Prepares Nurses for the 21st Century."