Medical Laboratory Assistant

Fairy tales do come true

Gurpreet found Stenberg College’s Medical Lab Assistant (MLA) Diploma program. “I wanted to work in health care but I wanted a quick program. I had tried other jobs but didn’t feel fulfilled.” Almost immediately after starting the MLA program, Gurpreet regained her sense of purpose.

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Connecting the dots

Harmeen Cheema’s transformation from a lost high schooler to a motivated Medical Laboratory Assistant (MLA) is an inspiration for young adults in a similar boat. While many remain lost, Harmeen found her path. When she was in high school, Harmeen felt a disconnect between her education and what she wanted to become. She was passionate about soccer but wasn’t sure…

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Humble Beginnings: Daryl Salvio

Leaving the Philippines to build a better life in Canada There’s more to Daryl Salvio than meets the eye. Behind her infectious smile and cheery demeanour is a past filled with tremendous struggle. The youngest of seven children, Daryl comes from humble beginnings in the Philippines. Her parents couldn’t afford to pay for their children’s…

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The Indomitable Will of a Mother

“Strength does not come from physical capacity. It comes from an indomitable will.” – Mahatma Gandhi Haeley Horton exudes a great attitude. After all, she has just graduated with a 94% grade point average and received glowing reviews from her Practice Education sites. It is clear that she will find great success in her chosen…

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Love Without Limits

Sometimes you have to lose yourself in order to find yourself When Samantha (or Sam as her friends call her) was in high school, she wanted to be a nurse. “I wanted to be involved in helping people get well and live their lives. Helping others makes me happy. I was always the kid who…

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A Pillar of Strength – Temwa Khonje

You never know how strong you are until being strong is the only choice you have Have you ever met a person who, despite facing seemingly insurmountable obstacles displays incredible positivity, generosity, and courage as they work to overcome their circumstances? Do you ever wonder how they do it? Temwa Khonje gets asked that question all the time. Not only did…

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