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It's never too late to switch careers - In the news

16_09_25_IAHS_Campus_CVT.jpgA recent article about the Big Brothers Big Sisters program features final-semester Practical Nursing student Traci Clark, who enrolled at Mohawk College as a mature student to pursue her new career in healthcare.

Oakville News - It's never too late to switch careers- proves soon-to-be-graduating nurse from Oakville.

For Clark, returning to school for Practical Nursing was an opportunity to give back to the healthcare sector. When her father, diagnosed with end-stage COPD (Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease), received palliative care while staying at her sister's house, she realized the vital role that the nurses play. "It was a clarifying moment for me," she added.