Malena Woodward, LPC
Then: A high school counselor trying to find meaningful outlets for her students’ talents. Pioneer Technology Center’s Biomedical Education helps Malena’s students
- Formulate concepts and build “spectacular things” with specialized computers, lasers and other equipment.
- Access real-world experiences and get an accurate idea of work they would do as an engineer or medical researcher.
- Experience science and technology-focused education in a small-town atmosphere.
Now: With classes that go beyond a traditional teacher, theory and textbook setting, Malena can offer a realistic college perspective in biomedical sciences to her students.