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Using Technology to Streamline Work Productivity and Time Management

By Taylor Fortney, Administrator/Academic Counselor This time of year, it seems like everything is heating up, except the weather! The first round of midterms is upon us, presentations must be given, and papers must be written. With this increase in work, it can be hard to keep all the due dates straight and stay organized,… Continue reading Using Technology to Streamline Work Productivity and Time Management

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Staff Spotlight – Tim Ebbecke

My name is Tim Ebbecke, and I was born and raised in Long Island, New York. I left New York for college and went to The University of Mount Olive in North Carolina where I received my B.S. in Psychology (2013) and another B.S. In Criminal Justice (2013) while competing as a Division I athlete.… Continue reading Staff Spotlight – Tim Ebbecke

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Welcome Back – Spring 2019

As the spring semester at the TECHniques Center kicks into full gear, it’s important for all of our tutors and students to set goals and reflect on how they can use their past experiences to make the new semester even better. Below are some thoughts about this from our Academic Counselors, Master Tutors, and Kami.… Continue reading Welcome Back – Spring 2019

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Veteran’s Day Thanks

With November 11th, 2018 being Veterans Day, we wanted to spotlight a few of the special people the TECHniques Center gets to work with day in and day out that have courageously served or are currently serving our country.  Our first spotlight is Academic Counselor, Jeremy Sedeno. “My name is Jeremy Lorenzo Sedeno, I am… Continue reading Veteran’s Day Thanks

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Staff Summer Wrap Up – 2018

While the TECHniques Center remains open for normal hours during the summer, the staff at the TECHniques Center still was able to have a great summer! Read below to see how each staff member spent the summer months, in addition to supporting our students and tutors! Brandi Willis Schreiber – Program Director This summer, I… Continue reading Staff Summer Wrap Up – 2018

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Staff Spotlight – Elizabeth Hansen

Hello, everyone! My name is Elizabeth Hansen, and I am so excited to write this spotlight as an Academic Counselor at the TECHniques Center! I first started working at the TECHniques Center in Fall 2015 as a tutor, and it’s been a whirlwind of a journey ever since. I was a tutor for two semesters,… Continue reading Staff Spotlight – Elizabeth Hansen

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An Open Letter to the TECHniques Center

By Rachel Onishi, Academic Counselor Hi! My name is Rachel Onishi. I spent 2013- 2015 as a TECHniques Center tutor and 2015-2018 as an Academic Counselor. This is a letter I wrote in honor of the past 5 incredible years I have had the privilege of being a part of this beautiful program. Thank you… Continue reading An Open Letter to the TECHniques Center