Skip to Main Content

Search NewsCenter

Top Stories

Student Spotlight: Svetlana Marian

Nursing

Age: 27
Hometown: Balti, Moldova
Current Residence: Appleton, Wisconsin
Attended FVTC: 2013 through present
Program: Nursing-Associate Degree


Why did you choose the Nursing program?
My mother was my greatest influence. She is a pediatric nurse. She always inspired me and introduced me to the world of health care. Since I was a child, I've learned a lot of medical terms connected to different health problems, the remedies and different ways of caring for people.

What are you learning about your career field that you find interesting or rewarding?

Throughout this short but very intensive year, I've obtained a lot of knowledge and experience in health science, which has helped me start a new career with ThedaCare. I find the techniques that teachers use to be very interesting. The teachers give students many different resources and methods to become successful. I find it very rewarding that when you do your best the teachers recognize your efforts.

Why did you choose Fox Valley Technical College?
I chose Fox Valley Technical College because it has a well-known reputation for excellence. Also, the instructors have an extensive knowledge regarding their subject matter, which enables the students to gain and retain the skills and knowledge needed in today's health care environment.

How did Fox Valley Technical College change your life?
The experiences I have had at Fox Valley Technical College have helped me in both my professional and personal life. My new job at ThedaCare gives me a strong base to build on for my future health care career. I also became more sociable and outgoing and have met a lot of new people from different backgrounds and with different career goals.

What type of job do you expect to find after graduation?
After graduation, I plan on working as a registered nurse and gaining work experience in the field. Then I would like to continue my education at a medical college and become a physician.

 

FVTC President's Blog


New This Week

Student & Alumni Spotlight

500+ Strong

500+ Strong

Nov 8, 2017

Two graduates generations apart are among several hundred from FVTC impacting Oshkosh ...

Digital Natives

Digital Natives

Nov 8, 2017

The new Digital Marketing program is designed to develop the next generation of marketers.

Made for More

Made for More

Nov 8, 2017

When Marcia Anderson wanted more from her career in manufacturing, she made it happen at FVTC.

Featured Videos

FVTC Social Media

Connect With Us banner

Fall 2017 Focus Magazine

Read the latest issue of Focus magazine, with features highlighting students, alumni & employers in Digital Marketing, Engineering, Paralegal and much more.

Fall 2017 Focus Magazine

Upcoming Events

19 Feb 2018

On Campus: Herzing University

11 a.m. - 1 p.m. | Appleton Campus Commons

On Campus: Herzing University

Thinking of transferring to Herzing University?

19 Feb 2018

POSTPONED | Speaker Series: Kristen Anderson

11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. | Oshkosh Riverside Campus

POSTPONED | Speaker Series: Kristen Anderson

EVENT POSTPONED // Kristen takes you through her journey and shares her story of survival from suicide and depression.

20 Feb 2018

Tuesday is Sundae: Free Ice Cream!

11 a.m.-1 p.m. | Appleton & Oshkosh Campuses

Tuesday is Sundae: Free Ice Cream!

Tuesday, Feb. 20: Free ice cream for Facebook fans of Fox Valley Technical College! (current FVTC students only)

20 Feb 2018

Business & Manufacturing Job Fair

11 a.m.-2 p.m. | Appleton Campus

Business & Manufacturing Job Fair

Tuesday, Feb. 20, 11 a.m.-2 p.m., Appleton Campus

20 Feb 2018

Engineering Preview

5-7 p.m. | Appleton Campus

Engineering Preview

Tuesday, February 20, 5-7 p.m. | Explore program options in the high-demand field of engineering!

22 Feb 2018

Junior Achievement 8th Grade Technical Careers Challenge

1:30-5:30 p.m. | Appleton Campus

Junior Achievement 8th Grade Technical Careers Challenge

Junior Achievement 8th Grade Technical Careers Challenge | Thursday, February 22, 1:30-5:30 p.m., Appleton

FVTC eConnect Newsletter Sign-up








CAPTCHA image
Enter the code shown above: