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Courtney Rigel

To serve and protect

Born in Kelowna, but raised in the small community of Innisfail, Alberta, helping others has always been important to Courtney Rigel. Growing up in this town of just 7,700 people, she wanted to become a doctor, but after a year…
COURTNEY RIGEL, Pharmacy Technician

A passion that echoes across Canada

The passion Taryn Rowland has for being a Cardiology Technologist is evident in every aspect of her being. Settling in for her interview, an anatomically correct model heart sits just over her shoulder. Cardiology departments across the country have a…
TARYN ROWLAND, Cardiology Technologist

Taryn’s Clinical Adventure

Hi there, folks! I hope your new year is going well. As usual, time is flying, and a new month means a new blog post. Since the end of November, I’ve been completing my clinical preceptorship at the hospitals in…
Taryn Rowland on her last clinical

You can have it all

Born in Chilliwack, B.C., Sheri Goldie had a happy childhood. She didn’t have much growing up, but she was loved. And she loved to love. Her biggest dream was to become a stay-at-home mom with three kids. Kyson, Hadley and…
Sherie Goldie Pharmach Technician Program | Stenberg College

A mother’s love

In August 2017, Carmen and her four-year-old daughter packed their bags in China to join her husband halfway across the world so their family could be together. A year after arriving in Canada, she gave birth to her second child.…
From China to Canada | Stenberg College

Putting my education into practice: Community edition

Sheri’s second and final Pharmacy Technician practicum is officially complete. It was five interesting weeks of learning more about pharmacy procedures and protocols. She worked alongside some of the kindest and most knowledgeable Pharmacy Technicians. These five weeks will remain…
Pharmacy tech Student Shari working at care RX

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