Faculty Spotlight – Meet Ivan Grijalva

Carrington Faculty Ivan Grijalva

Ivan Grijalva is a Dental Assisting Instructor at our Tucson campus. Born & raised in Tucson, this is Ivan’s first teaching post after 8 years working as a Dental Assistant and Dental Technician. Ivan joined our faculty in October last year.
To get us started Ivan, tell us a little about your…

Student Spotlight – Meet Alisha Bonislawski

Criminal Justice Student Alisha Bonislawski

Alisha Bonislawski, age 22, is a student on the Criminal Justice (CJ) associate degree program at our Citrus Heights campus. Designed to meet the demands of law enforcement agencies, and private investigation and security firms, the program can teach students the skills required for most…

A New Campus-Based Extern Opportunity in Boise

Saint Alphonsus Regional Medical Center

Exciting news! One of our valued extern site partners, Saint Alphonsus Regional Medical Center, is opening an Express Care Clinic inside our Carrington College Boise campus this month. I spoke with Linda Whitener, Express Care Facility Medical Director and Family Nurse Practitioner, about this…

Faculty Spotlight – Meet Travis Matthews

Criminal Justice Program Director Travis Matthews

Travis Matthews, B.A., is the Criminal Justice (CJ) Program Director at our San Jose campus.
How long have you been at Carrington Travis, and how long have you been in the CJ field?
I joined Carrington in September 2008. I’ve been the Program Director for about a year now. Before that I had…

Student Spotlight – Meet Ashton McCants

Student Ashton McCants

Ashton McCants, aged 24, is studying Respiratory Care at our Pleasant Hill campus. Born in California, raised in Memphis, TN, Ashton served in the United States Air Force for four years. He completed a bachelor’s degree in Aeronautics after his enlistment ended. He enrolled in the Carrington…

Student Spotlight – Meet Shanandrea Tripp

Student Shanandrea Tripp

Born and raised in San Lorenzo, CA, Shanandrea, 30, and fiancé David are getting married next summer. Shanandrea is step-mom to two daughters – Aricela, 10, and Angelina, aged 16. Shanandrea enrolled with us in April this year; she’ll complete her Medical Billing & Coding (MBC) program in…

Campus Spotlight – Las Vegas, Nevada

Las Vegas Campus

Annette Kohberger is the Campus Administrative Coordinator at the Carrington College Las Vegas campus. Annette was kind enough to spend some time with me discussing life at one of our two Nevada campuses.
So let me ask you something very serious to start with… There is a perception, of course…