Dean Hammer

WITCC is celebrating 50 years of Construction, Electrician & Carpentry programming!

Dean Hammer, WITCC Construction Instructor 1970-1993

Source: Western Iowa Tech Community College

  • OMIC Training Center Virtual Tour – October 2020
    The new building has been designed to support the hands-on “earn and learn” apprenticeship program, which will help fill the region’s critical shortage of skilled workers. This facility to be built in Scappoose, Oregon will house training facilities for registered apprenticeship programs in […]
  • International Student Perspective: Studying in the USA
    Source: UChicago College Admissions […]
  • To Cosign or Not to Cosign? Your Questions Answered | College Covered
    College students may look to private student loans to help cover their college costs. Since many undergraduate students are still building their credit history, they may need to add a cosigner to qualify for a private student loan. Learn more about what a cosigner is and how they can help you get a […]
  • America’s Teaching Zoo at Moorpark College
    America’s Teaching Zoo, home to the Exotic Animal Training and Management Program, at Moorpark College prepares students to work with animals in all different fields, from conservation programs to training animals at Sea World to working with dogs in television and movies, and everything in […]
  • Show Us Your Mask – THANK YOU!
    Source: UChicago College Admissions […]
  • Service Awards 2021
    This year, we celebrate the contributions of 119 Blinn employees marking 5, 10, 15, 20, 25, 30, and even 35 years of service. On behalf of the Blinn College District, thank you for all you do to support our students. Source: Blinn College […]
  • See Yourself be Successful: Building Confidence Through Imagery
    Join Lindsey Hamilton, IMG Academy’s Head of Mental Conditioning as she explains how using imagery in your mental preparation can help foster increased confidence and enhanced athletic performance. At IMG, she leads, develops and facilitates a team of 12 mental conditioning coaches that oversee the […]
  • EXCITING NEWS about the Fall 2021 Semester
    After a year of successfully navigating COVID-19 with very limited positive cases on campus, Gordon looks forward, with hope and resolve, to restoring near-normal operations for the fall semester (what we’re calling “Phase Four”). Given the current pace of the vaccine roll-out and predictions for […]
  • Here’s what happened when she reopened her bankruptcy to try to discharge her student loan debt
    Jennifer’s private student loans had been kicking her ass for years. She asked for a lower payment. She tried to refinance. She tried everything. None of it worked. So she decided to file bankruptcy. That bought her a little bit of time to figure things out. But when her b bankruptcy was […]
  • Financial Aid Drops and Withdrawals
    In this video, you will learn about the drop and withdrawal process for financial aid. For more information, visit https://www.blinn.edu/financial-aid/index.html Source: Blinn College […]
  • Join us on Saturday, April 10 for Tomorrow Together
    Visit pcc.edu/tomorrowtogether for more information. Source: Portland Community College […]
  • TaxAct 2021 Review | Improvements, But Is It Worth It?
    TaxAct had some improvements this year, but higher pricing makes us pause. Here’s our full TaxAct review: https://theci.co/taxact Here’s what we’re talking about in this video: 0:58 – Is TaxAct free? 1:41 – What’s new in 2021 for TaxAct? 2:29 – […]
  • Using NCSA College Search to Find Your Best College Fit
    Our recruiting experts showcase NCSA’s College Search feature and explain how it can be used to find a college that’s right for you. Start your college search: https://getrecruited.ncsasports.org/athlete-product/ Have a question you want answered about NCSA’s College Search tools? Send an email to […]
  • Samuel Acevedo Mar 01, 2021
    Samuel Acevedo, Executive Director, Boston Higher Education Resource Center- From Adversity to Greatness – Gordon College Chapel – Monday, Mar 01, 2021 Source: Gordon College […]
  • De Anza College 2020 Commencement: Ro Khanna
    #deanzagrad2020 #deanzacollege De Anza College is • Tops in Transfer: Always at or near the top statewide in community college transfers to the University of California, California State University and private universities • Tops in Career Training: Award-winning programs designed by industry […]
  • WITCC Facts
    Source: Western Iowa Tech Community College […]
  • National Signing Day dates to know in 2021
    In this video, we discuss when you can sign a National Letter of Intent and provide the National Signing Day dates / periods for 2021. In response to the coronavirus pandemic, the National Letter of Intent has officially announced new signing periods for prospective athletes signing their NLI’s […]
  • Building a College Admissions – Navigating College Admissions
    Before you go to college, you have to apply to college. And before you apply to college, you have to decide which colleges to apply to. Jack Wanberg sits down with Veronica Hauad to learn what to watch out for when building a college list. Source: UChicago College Admissions […]
  • Make the Most of Your Winter – Online! De Anza College Winter Quarter 2021 | De Anza College
    Enroll now and make the most of your time – online! All classes will be held online in fall quarter 2021 at De Anza College, the college that’s always Tops in Transfer – and more! deanza.edu/apply-and-register De Anza College is always • Tops in Transfer: Always at or near the top statewide in […]
  • How Do Student Loans Work?
    Learn the basics about how student loans work including interest, different types of student loans and repayment options. Learn more about how student loans work at: https://www.collegeavestudentloans.com/resources/student-loan-basics/ For information and help applying for private student loans, […]
  • How to Catch a Coach’s Attention if the College is Far Away
    Our experts provide some tips for getting the attention of college coaches if the school you’re targeting is further away and are unable to see the coach in person. For more on this topic, check out: https://www.ncsasports.org/recruiting/contacting-college-coaches Join us each Tuesday at 2 PM CST […]
  • Ryan Ackerman 11/16/2020
    Ryan Ackerman, Senior Pastor, Cornerstone Church – Pray & Don’t Lose Heart, Luke 18: 1-8 – Gordon College – Monday, Nov 16, 2020 Source: Gordon College […]
  • 9 Highly Effective Repayment Habits of Student Loan Borrowers
    Are you having trouble paying your student loans? In this video, I share with you the 9 Highly Effective Repayment Habits of Student Loan Borrowers that I’ve seen as a Student Loan Planner expert. These habits can be implemented at any student debt amount you owe. 📒 Show Notes 📒 ✅ Know your why ✅ […]
  • Courageous Conversations: Voter Misinformation and Suppression in US elections
    EvCC is hosting a Virtual Voting Security, Misinformation, and Suppression Panel on Oct 22nd, 6:00-7:30PM. Speakers will discuss how Mail-In voting is secure in WA, debunk voting misinformation, and discuss past and present methods used in voter suppression. Source: Everett Community College […]
  • Justin Yim 10/28/2020
    Justin Yim, Ministry Director of the Christian Union at Harvard Law School – A Story in Gospel Mathematics, Matthew 20: 1-16 – Gordon College – Wednesday, Oct 28, 2020 Source: Gordon College […]
  • Gordon College Department of Music — 2020 Band Together Project — The Invincible Eagle March
    When the pandemic halted opportunities to perform, Gordon’s Symphonic Band came alongside young musicians in need of artistic opportunities. In the Band Together Project, Gordon kept the music going by virtually hosting 35 high school students from every corner of the United States for lessons and […]
  • Electronic Engineering Technology at Portland Community College
    For more information, visit pcc.edu/programs/electronic-engineering Source: Portland Community College […]
  • College Applications (Part 1) – Navigating College Admissons
    There’s a lot that goes into a college application. Each part is one piece of the puzzle. Grace Chapin James, Deputy Director of Admissions at UChicago, talks about the best ways to "cook up" your college application Source: UChicago College Admissions […]
  • Odalis Medellin- Dreamers Scholarship
    Source: Everett Community College […]
  • Fighting Debt with Weapons from the Last War
    It doesn’t matter how good you are with the sword if you are up against an artillery of guns and other munitions. In the same way, you cannot approach your student loan debt the same way your 60-year-old uncle or your parents approached it. Here’s how to take advantage of the new weapons in […]
  • Need Help In Recruiting?
    Source: NCSA Next College Student Athlete […]
  • Building Connections at CCC
    Not only does Clackamas Community College build connections for our students, but we are also building connections between our actual buildings. On Jan. 19, 2021, we broke through a wall to connect our new Wacheno Welcome Center to the Bill Brod Community Center. The new building will house most of […]
  • EvCC Technology Orientation video
    The Student Technology Orientation will cover student email, Canvas, Starfish and other technology that students may use at EvCC. Source: Everett Community College […]
  • How to Write an Effective Resume
    Your resume should demonstrate your competencies and skills in a clear and concise way, so that a prospective employer can quickly gain an understanding about any relevant past experiences and help them better gauge who you would be as a future employee. We’ve put together a step-by-step guide on […]
  • Who Should Pay Off A Parent PLUS Loan?
    You wanted to support your child by paying a big part of the cost of their undergraduate education. Borrowing Parent Plus Loans allowed your child to pursue college. Now when repayment approaches, who should pay for them? In this video, we share our thoughts on the steps to take to determine that […]
  • Kurt Lange Feb 17, 2021
    Kurt Lange, Lead Pastor, East Coast International Church, Lynn, – Living a Faith-Filled Life, John 4 – Gordon College Chapel – Wednesday, February 17, 2021 Source: Gordon College […]
  • What You Need to Know About Taxes in 2021
    Did someone say “tax party?” I’m joined by Lauryn, Meagan and Dan, one of our newest consultants, on the podcast to discuss taxes. We talk about 2020 taxes and things to keep in mind as 2021 unfolds, including the student loan interest deduction, best practices for your traditional or Roth IRA in […]
  • Amy Hughes Mar 10, 2021
    Amy Hughes, Professor of Theology – Gordon College Chapel – Wednesday, Mar 10, 2021 Source: Gordon College […]
  • CAN/DID: What Does Black Lives Matter Mean to You? | De Anza College
    CAN/DID: Standing Against Racism and Injustice CAN/DID is an ongoing multimedia series that explores equity and social justice issues – including lessons we can all learn from the struggles of different groups and individuals – by drawing on the knowledge and experience of De Anza College students, […]
  • (Ep. 117) The Perfect Income for Peak Happiness as a Student Loan Borrower | Student Loan Planner
    Do you wonder if you made the right decision to go into the field you did? After investing years of time and effort, along with hundreds of thousands of dollars in student loan debt, do you ask yourself “is the grass greener on the other side?” Join me as I take a deep dive into what peak happiness […]
  • 4 Recommendations to Manage Your Financial Wellness
    We’re here to support you along your financial wellness journey and help you overcome financial challenges you may face along the way. Check out these 4 tips to help you manage your financial wellness! Source: Ascent Student Loans […]
  • What is College Match?
    Our experts talk about what a college match is. Choosing a college isn’t a four-year decision; it’s a 40-year decision. From campus to classes, academics to culture, there’s a lot to consider. And, often, students don’t even know what they want in a college experience or how to choose a college. […]
  • Should Student Loans Make You Afraid | Student Loan Planner
    The amount of student debt you have should not affect your outlook in life. Student loans should not make you afraid as you navigate life. In this video, we share why you don’t have to be scared of your student loans. 📒 Show Notes 📒 ✅ How are they setup ✅ PSLF example ✅ 20 Year Pay As You […]
  • Alumni Panel Session 2: The Journey from Student to Employee
    Ever wonder what it will be like when you graduate and move from being a student to becoming employed in your career? Or to transfer to a 4-year college or university? WITCC Alumni who have made that journey successfully chat and answer questions. Sponsored by WITCC Career Services Center, Alumni […]
  • DeJardin Hall time-lapse
    In November 2014, voters in the Clackamas Community College district approved a $90-million bond measure that is being used to update and expand college classrooms and labs and modernize equipment to meet industry standards. Passage of the bond also results in CCC receiving $32 million in state […]
  • The Difference Between NCAA Divisions Explained
    One question we get a lot is what NCAA division level should I play? In this video, our experts explain the NCAA divisions and how to decide which is the best fit for you. https://www.ncsasports.org/best-colleges#division-level TIMECODES 0:55 Show Outline 2:09 The difference between NCAA divisions […]
  • Commencement 2020—Faculty Speaker Phillip B. Williams
    Literature faculty member Phillip B. Williams is the faculty speaker. Williams is the author of Thief in the Interior, winner of the 2017 Kate Tufts Discovery Award and a 2017 Lambda Literary award. He received a 2017 Whiting Award and 2013 Ruth Lilly Fellowship. Visit […]
  • Mike chats with WITCC Vice President of Learning Dr. Juline Albert
    Mike chats with Dr. Juline Albert on goals and going after that degree! Source: Western Iowa Tech Community College […]
  • Q: How to stop a student loan garnishment after it starts?
    In this video, you’ll learn how to stop a student loan wage garnishment after it starts. *************************************** The first step in stopping a student loan wage garnishment is identifying whether you’re being garnished for a private student loan or federal student loan. If […]
  • Scholarships Are Within Your Reach!
    1 in 3 scholarship applicants at CCC is awarded a scholarship! Learn more and apply today: https://www.clackamas.edu/admissions-financial-aid/financial-aid-scholarships/scholarships Source: Clackamas Community College […]
  • What I do with my FREE TIME at GORDON COLLEGE
    Brianna’s BACK with another Gordon Vlog featuring lots of activities that Gordon students are still enjoying on and off campus despite the challenges of this season. Learn more and experience Gordon for yourself at www.gordon.edu/admissions Source: Gordon College […]
  • How To Find the Best Student Loans And Rates
    If you’re considering taking out a student loan, here’s what you need to know to find the best student loans with the lowest rates. Learn more in our full article here: https://theci.co/beststudentloansyoutube Here’s what we’re talking about in this video: ▶︎ Federal vs. […]
  • How to Make a Highlight Video | Football | Wide Receiver
    Learn how to make a football wide reciever highlight video and what college coaches are looking for at your position/level. Watch our football expert analyze highlight film, and get actionable tips for showcasing the skills coaches want to see in your video. RESOURCES: NCSA Football Recruiting […]
  • (Ep. 118) Will President Biden Block Student Loan Cancelation? | Student Loan Planner
    When President Biden was asked at his first town hall whether he would forgive at least $50,000 of student loan debt, he quickly responded, “I will not make that happen.” The president is in support of canceling $10k for borrowers, but there’s a catch. Student Loan Planner Consultant Meagan […]
  • Make the Future Yours at PCC
    Turn change into opportunity. This could be the right time to take that next step. And you’re not in this alone. PCC has more than 90 programs and teams of faculty and staff to help you every step of the way. Learn more at pcc.edu/virtual. Source: Portland Community College […]
  • Will President Biden Cancel Your Student Loan Debt? | Student Loan Planner
    Read the full article: https://www.studentloanplanner.com/joe-biden-student-loan-plan/ Source: Student Loan Planner […]
  • Meet Us at Our Booth! – Financial Aid Conferences 2020
    Ascent Student Loans looks forward to attending and exhibiting at the Financial Aid Conferences this year. Come meet us at our booth to learn more about our Non-Cosigned Loan option and pick up some new Ascent swag! Source: Ascent Student Loans […]
  • Spring classes start April 5
    Everett Community College has moved most of its classes online, but don’t let this stop you from pursuing your degree or certificate. You still have time to enroll in Spring classes. Start here: https://www.everettcc.edu/enrollment/future-students/get-started/ Source: Everett Community College […]
  • College Recruiting Update: D1 Dead Period Extended to May 31st
    Our experts discuss the current landscape of college recruiting, including the latest NCAA recruiting updates, as well as some tips to manage the process during this time. https://www.ncsasports.org/blog/2020/10/27/recruiting-is-still-happening-what-recruiting-looks-like-across-division-levels […]
  • 5 Ways to Easily Make Your Paycheck Last Longer
    We understand how anxious you may feel right now. For many of us, our day-to-day routine, school, personal health, family health, and even our jobs have been impacted by the coronavirus. It is important to remember that tough times don’t last, tough people do. Hang in there! One way to help combat […]