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Academic spotlight on the Athletic Training Education Program

What's it like to be a student in the FLC Athletic Training Education Program? As program director Carrie Meyer says, “The unique thing about our program here at Fort Lewis College is that students get going in Athletic Training their very first semester. When students graduate … they’re ready to go out and be health care professionals. We want to give students as much time to gain those skills as possible.”

Melissa, Mary, Julia, and Nina talk about getting clinical experience with a variety of different types of patients early in their education and feeling prepared to enter health care careers right out of college.

Roadshow opens the door to great careers for Fort Lewis College accounting students

Like so many other college students, Shane Saginak came to school searching for the right major and career. Luckily, once he arrived at Fort Lewis College from New York, a little bit of advice helped him find his way.

“My advisors told me: ‘You’re organized. You’re smart. Do you want to have a job after school?’” the senior accounting major recalls. “I’m like, ‘Well, yeah.’ So I went into accounting, and I have an offer for an internship coming up this summer and hopefully following that I’ll have a job offer.” 

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In a challenging world, FLC Career Services offers the roadmap to a great career

Spurred by state budget cuts and driven by a desire to offer students more personalized tools to stand out from the crowd, the FLC Career Services Office was revamped in 2011. The office went from a centralized program to a decentralized one with Career Services coordinators focusing on each of FLC’s three schools: Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences; Natural and Behavioral Sciences; and Business Administration, as well as the Teacher Education program.

New Public Health program creates fast track to jobs bettering communities

In a time when more and more people find themselves unable to afford health care and do the things needed to have healthy families, there is a growing demand for professionals trained in the field of public health.

And since creating the first Public Health undergraduate-degree program in Colorado, Fort Lewis leads the way in meeting that demand. After its first year, enrollment is already almost 300 percent above the program's goals.

"Professionalism" key to alum's acting success

Eagle Young (far right) stars in a Dancing Earth production. Photo credit Paulo Tavares. For Eagle Young, coming back to perform at the Fort Lewis Community Concert Hall will be "about giving back to Fort Lewis and Durango," he says. ...

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