TCI in the News

“Success doesn’t go to you, you go to it.” – Marva Collins Posted on: April 3, 2014

There’s no manual for success. There’s no map to the top. And there’s definitely no app for that. It’s up to every person to find his or her own way.The good news is that as a TCI student you are already taking a giant leap in the right direction. While you’re here it’s important to make the most of your college experience so you’re well prepared for a career after graduation.

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“Get A Job!” Here’s how to use TCI’s Center for Career & Professional Development to land a great job. Posted on: March 10, 2013

“Get A Job!”Here’s how to use TCI's Center for Career & Professional Development to land a great job.If using a TCI service would almost certainly help you find a job after graduation, why wouldn’t you use it?If you’re a TCI alumnus or prospective graduate, TCI’s Center for Career & Professional Development is here to help you identify and pursue employment opportunities. If you take advantage of the services they have to offer, you’ll increase your chances of finding a great job upon graduation.*

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It’s Never Too Late to Chase Your Dream – Chris Chong President, Chong Enterprise Posted on: November 17, 2012

Who says you have to go to college right after high school? I’m living proof that you can go to college when you’re ready to go – and find success on your own terms.When I graduated high school, my family urged me to go straight to college, but I just wasn’t ready to go. I managed to finish a year, but I failed a class and dropped out. I found a job to help pay the bills, but it wasn’t what I wanted to do as a career.

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TCI Instructor Receives “Outstanding Student Advisor” Award for the 4th Time in a Decade! Posted on: November 17, 2012

TCI instructor Jerry Zak wants to see his students get jobs. So in addition to his responsibilities as instructor in the Heating, Ventilation, Air Conditioning & Refrigeration Technology Program, he also serves as the Faculty Advisor of the Student Branch of ASHRAE, the American Society of Heating, Refrigerating and Air-Conditioning Engineers.Through ASHRAE, TCI students are able to meet industry professionals at regular meetings and make networking connections that can lead to a job after graduation in service, installation, controls, sales or design of HVAC/R systems.

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TCI: Helping Me Make a Difference Posted on: October 8, 2012

Walter Donnel Jones; Assistant to the Director of Career Services TCIRight now, you have the power to make an impact on your world and the people around you. You can make a difference.My experiences at TCI have opened my eyes to the power I have within myself, to the person I am and to where I want to go.

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How TCI Led Me to a Successful Career Posted on: October 2, 2012

Xavier Barreno, Manager, New York & Pennsylvania RegionSPIELO InternationalA few years ago, I was a student at TCI.Today, I’m a manager at a large international company. Not only did TCI give me the skills I needed to succeed in my career, it still helps me today by helping me hire people I know can get the job done.Let me share my story with you. Because if I did it, you can do it too.

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The TCI Advantage: An Instructor’s Perspective Posted on: September 2, 2012

Perhaps TCI’s greatest strength is the quality of their instructors. At TCI, students are taught by instructors with real-world experience and skills in the subjects they teach.So here’s a question: what do TCI’s instructors think of the education they’re providing to students?To help answer that question, we asked Judith Gaffney, chairperson of TCI’s Business and Accounting Department. She’s been teaching at TCI for 22 years!“Cutting-Edge Tools for Success”

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TCI’s Clubs Help Keep Things Cool This Summer Posted on: August 18, 2012

For students taking classes at TCI this Summer, TCI’s Clubs have offered some nice breaks to the routine with some fun and interesting events.Because students tend to be busy in the summer, the clubs’ calendar offers light, fun events designed to help students relax and have fun indoors.

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