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Facts and Finds Spring 2017

A watchful eye on a digital-age hazard Protecting your eyes at work usually involves wearing special goggles or safety glasses that shield against chemicals and particles. Industrial and healthcare workers take routine precautions to avoid eye injury. But desk jobs can affect your eye health as well, and so can your after-hours activity. The American Optometric Association has identified...
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Is your head in the cloud? Computer careers in the era of cloud computing, big data, and the internet of things

By Naomi Sheehan With each passing year, the internet gets less “virtual” and more “reality.” Online activity is increasingly part of core operations for banking, retail, healthcare, scientific research, and education. In today’s economy, being connected is not optional. That means a degree in computer science can take you just about anywhere, in any field. Computer and information...
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The Comporium Center Unveiled

It was the talk of the town, the construction taking place at York Technical College, more specifically, the oldest building on campus. On February 12th of this year, the College hosted a Grand Opening Ceremony to showcase the new addition to C-Building which features four classrooms, a technology convergence lab, as well as a new entry way. It is due to the partnership and generosity of Comporium...
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Alumni Spotlight: Robert Hall

A York Technical College Education Can Take You Anywhere Since opening our doors over 50 years ago, York Technical College has heard countless heartfelt and compelling stories from students and graduates on how York Tech has played an instrumental role in changing their lives. We couldn’t be more proud that individuals like Robert Hall are sharing their journey and standing behind our mission:...
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Mythbusters and the Real Story

York Technical College: Mythbusters and the Real Story York Technical College accepts everyone. The College has never pretended to be an exclusive club. There is no required ACT or SAT cutoff score for acceptance. The College is affordable even for those who believe a college education is financially impossible. Students quickly learn that faculty and staff pay close attention should someone...
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Returning to College? York Tech helps ease the transition

When adults need to re-tool for a new career, community and technical colleges, like York Tech, are the ultimate resource. Here, students will find a variety of services including Academic Coaching and Tutoring, Career Resources, Counseling Services as well as support from faculty and staff to help see them through to graduation. To make the most of your return to the classroom, consider these...
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6 questions to ask about your college choice

By Naomi Sheehan In an era of high college costs, long-term student debt, and an uncertain job market, students and parents are compelled to consider a college degree as a serious investment. Measures like price, debt, and post-graduation employability and pay outlook must all be weighed in deciding on the quality of a school. How can you make a wise choice? Posing the following questions...