Keiser College’s Port St. Lucie Campus Graduation Ceremony held particular which means for US veterans and sisters Natasha and Charlene le Gendre as they have been awarded their levels together with their brother-in-law Gabriel McMinn. The ceremony was featured by WPBF (ABC West Palm Seashore). To view the story, click on right here.
With the motto of ‘household first,’ the trio has supported one another tremendously whereas making certain the want of Natasha and Charlene’s late mom Joyce got here to fruition. “We’ve come a good distance after dropping our mother in 2020. She needed nothing greater than to see us do nicely. Now right here we’re doing nicely collectively,” smiled Natasha who’s presently employed as an emergency room nurse and can graduate along with her Grasp of Science in Nursing diploma. “Though our studying tracks have been totally different, we made time to help one another with finding out, proofreading, or simply by offering ethical help once we every wanted a bit motivation,” she stated.
Drawn to Keiser College due to its personalised strategy to studying, versatile schedules, and extra, the group calls the college’s Port St. Lucie campus their ‘dwelling away from dwelling,’ and is grateful for the help of one another, in addition to further members of the family who all lent a hand when wanted. Usually commuting collectively and becoming a member of for after-class research periods at an area restaurant, they embraced the problem, understanding the day of celebration would ultimately come.
“Finding out was arduous at first as a result of I needed to get accustomed to the category schedules and routine. As soon as I obtained the hold of it, my household helped me by way of the programs that have been a bit tough by finding out and quizzing me. My academics additionally have been very supportive by all the time reaching out and permitting me to ask questions on my issues every time I wanted,” recalled Charlene who will obtain her Affiliate of Science diploma in Graphic Artwork and Design.
“Turning into a nurse humbled me and helped me acknowledge the significance of household and my classmates. Being a navy veteran, studying the civilian means of studying took a village to help me by way of. My household offered me the arrogance to by no means give up and maintain urgent on,” stated Gabriel who will earn his Affiliate of Science in Nursing diploma and want to develop into a Licensed Registered Nurse Anesthetist.
When requested what they’d suggest to others who’re striving to appreciate their desires, Natasha stated, “Press on…. keep true and trustworthy to your imaginative and prescient. God has been the middle of our success and He stays the anchor.”
Keiser College’s School of Nursing gives various pathways and diploma ranges for college kids who need to put together to develop into profitable within the subject. The Graphic Arts and Design program at Keiser College builds upon curiosity within the visible arts, design, and communication to assist college students be taught quite a lot of software program purposes and design ideas as a way to create profitable design options. Graphic artists and designers affect how individuals see the world, the place individuals store, how individuals vote, how individuals be taught, and what individuals bear in mind.
“I need to congratulate the Class of 2023 for his or her dedication to themselves and their households by pursuing an schooling that may put together them to enter the workforce or take the following step of their educational endeavors,” stated Arthur Keiser, Ph.D., Chancellor of Keiser College. “Keiser College’s Class 2023 has proven nice perseverance. I want them one of the best of luck sooner or later and invite them to remain engaged with their alma mater.”
Along with WPBF, the ceremony that includes the le Gendres and McMinn was lined by Treasure Coast Newspaper. Click on right here for the total story.
Keiser College is a personal, unbiased, non-profit college serving almost 20,000 college students at 21 Florida campuses, on-line, and two worldwide websites. Co-founded in 1977 by Chancellor Arthur Keiser, Ph.D., and Evelyn Keiser, Keiser College presently presents greater than 100 levels from affiliate to the doctoral degree. Keiser College is a delegated Hispanic-Serving Establishment, a member of the Hispanic Affiliation of Faculties and Universities and was ranked No. 1 within the U.S. in offering Social Mobility by U.S. Information and World Report in 2023.