EAST Students visit with google maps manager

August 31, 2018 - For Immediate Release

East Visits With Google

EAST (Education Accelerated by Service and Technology) students at Kiamichi Technology Centers-Talihina Campus participated in a Google Meet (video conference) with Stafford Marquardt, Product Manager for Google Maps Street View and Google My Maps [pictured on video screen]. Mr. Marquardt gave them advice about making decisions concerning college and career choices, managing their time, and developing work ethic. He also spoke about job opportunities available in the world of technology as well as what employers look for in prospective employees. Stafford answered students' questions on a variety of topics. Through this experience, students gained knowledge that is directly applicable to their lives now and in the future.

If you would like more information about EAST or know a student that would be interested in attending the EAST program at KTC Talihina, contact us at 918-567-2264. The EAST facilitator is Peggy Faulkner, and the teaching assistant is Clay King.