The MCTS Experience

The MCTS Experience

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Mercer County Technical Schools are proud to announce the start of “The MCTS Experience”. We are here to help students, parents and school leaders navigate opportunities and bring knowledge to everyone about our schools. Our fearless leaders, Mick Orf


S2 E2.1: Drive One 4 Ur School Fundraiser
Nov 18 • 6 min
Our Drive One 4 Ur School fundraiser was a great opportunity to talk to some students who took the time to help our school raise money! Thank you to all who came out!
S2 E2.0: October 2019
Oct 31 • 21 min
This monthly episode has us visiting our student of the week Ben Baughman, our teacher tip from Mr. Acquaviva, and our featured guests Lori Russo the Supervisor of Secondary Education of the Assunpink Center. Our fearless leaders, Mr. Orfe and Mr. Nash,…
S2 E1.0: September 2019
Sep 30 • 23 min
This monthly episode has us visiting our student of the week Kenny Reimer, our teacher tip from Anthony Giovannetti, and our featured guests Dr. James Fazzone the principal of Arthur R. Sypek Center. Our fearless leaders, Mr. Orfe and Mr. Nash, take us on…
S2 E1.2: Princeton Plasma Physics Laboratory
Sep 19 • 22 min
We welcome Shannon Swilley Greco from Princeton Plasma Physics Laboratory on this mini-episode. Shannon discussed PPPL and our new relationship with them to create opportunities for our students. Contact Shannon: [email protected] www.pppl.gov 00:00:00 -…
S2 E1.1: Welcome Back!
Sep 6 • 7 min
Welcome back, students! Mr. Orfe and Mr. Nash dive into the first day of school! @mctsnj www.mcts.edu Instagram: www.instagram.com/mctsnj Facebook: fb.me/mctsnj Twitter: www.twitter.com/mctsnj Youtube: goo.gl/nc1hEf Pinterest: www.pinterest.com/mctsnj
E9.2: Closing of 2018-19!
Jul 1 • 12 min
On June 18, we recorded our farewell for the school year. Mick and Dave put together their closing remarks and best moments of the 2018-19 school year. This is our last episode for season 01 and can not wait to come back for season 02! Make sure to listen…
E9.1: STEM Academy - Inaugural Seniors
Jun 17 • 6 min
Today we are featuring our inaugural STEM Seniors. Zikiya, Alexander, Christian, and Sharon, talk about their time in the STEM Academy and their futures. Make sure to listen all the way through to learn more, enjoy! @mctsnj www.mcts.edu Instagram:…
E9.0: May 2019
May 31 • 40 min
This monthly episode has us visiting our student of the week Emily “Chip” Frascella, our teacher tip from Mr. Birdsall, and our featured guests Bill Donavon and Gary Mattia from the Adult Evening School. Our fearless leaders, Mr. Orfe and Mr. Nash, take…
E8.0: April 2019
Apr 30 • 32 min
This monthly episode has us visiting our student of the week Andreyanna Thermitus, our teacher tip from Mr. Bender, and our featured guest Hope Nemeth, Pre-Nursing teacher, from MCTS. Our fearless leaders, Mr. Orfe and Mr. Nash takes us on this journey to…
E7.1: NPR Student Podcast Challenge
Apr 15 • 8 min
For the NPR Student Podcast Challenge, the Academy of Culinary Arts class explained on how impactful CTE is for students coming out of middle school. The students that participated are Scott Nemeth, Jason Arnold and Anastasiya Kuzmenko. As 10th graders,…
E7.0: March 2019
Mar 26 • 32 min
This monthly episode has us visiting our student of the week Giayana Feliciano, our teacher tip from Mr. Sbar, and our featured guest Danielle Marasco, guidance counselor, from Hamilton High School West. Our fearless leaders, Mr. Orfe and Mr. Nash takes…
E6.1: Mr. Lugo
Mar 12 • 19 min
We say goodbye to Mr. Lugo and hear his memories/thoughts about his time here at MCTS. Take a listen! @mctsnj www.mcts.edu Instagram: www.instagram.com/mctsnj Facebook: fb.me/mctsnj Twitter: www.twitter.com/mctsnj Youtube: goo.gl/nc1hEf
E6.0: February 2019
Mar 1 • 27 min
This monthly episode has us visiting our student of the week Alex Micharski, our teacher tip from Mr. Bittings, and our featured guest Mr. Bittings, principal, from Mercer County Technical Schools. Our fearless leaders, Mr. Orfe and Mr. Nash takes us on…
E5.1: Kacper Zajdel - Horticulture and Turf Care Management
Feb 5 • 11 min
Today we are featuring Kacper Zajdel who attends our Horticulture and Turf Care Management program in the AM session. Kacper talks about his goals and what he has done at MCTS. He also aspires to be a firefighter and own a landscaping company. Make sure…
E5.0: January 2019
Jan 25 • 29 min
This monthly episode has us visiting our student of the week Thomas Bolton, our teacher tip from Mr. Nash, and our featured guest Barbara Dudycz from Mercer County Technical Schools. Our fearless leaders, Mr. Orfe and Mr. Nash take us on this journey to…
E4.0: December 2018
Dec 21, 2018 • 39 min
This monthly episode has us visiting our student of the week Megan Lako, our teacher tip from Mrs. Perlman, and our featured guest John Henry from New Jersey School Board Associations. Our fearless leaders, Mr. Orfe and Mr. Nash take us on this journey to…
E3.1: Lowe’s HR
Dec 10, 2018 • 15 min
Today we are featuring Eric Kalet from Lowes of Hamilton and Steve Devine from Lowes of Princeton. Eric and Steve are both HR managers of their respected locations. They come onto the show today to discuss the amazing opportunities they offer to full and…
E3.0: November 2018
Nov 21, 2018 • 26 min
This monthly episode has us visiting our student of the week Paige Cupp, our teacher tip from Mr. Nace, and our featured guest Principal Angelo DeStefano from Assunpink. Our fearless leaders, Mr. Orfe and Mr. Nash take us on this journey to learn more…
E2.2: Alondra Rivera - Culinary Arts Alumni
Nov 6, 2018 • 13 min
Today we are featuring Alondra Rivera who attended our Culinary Arts program in 2016. Alondra now attends Johnson and Wales as a Culinary Arts student. Make sure to listen all the way through to learn more, enjoy!
E2.1: Rohan Sharma - HSA Student
Nov 1, 2018 • 16 min
Today we are featuring Rohan Sharma who attends our Health Science Academy at Mercer County Technical Schools. Rohan is a HOSA state officer and make sure to listen all the way through to learn more, enjoy!
E2.0: October 2018
Oct 24, 2018 • 37 min
This monthly episode has us visiting our student of the week Sanjana Vittal, our teacher tip from Mr. Spezzano, and our featured guest Mike Sabo from our School Board and Pulse Media. Our fearless leaders, Mr. Orfe and Mr. Nash take us on this journey to…
E1.7: Joey Marciano - Culinary Arts Alumni
Oct 17, 2018 • 15 min
Today we are featuring Joey Marciano who graduated in 2015 at Mercer County Technical Schools. Joey attending our Culinary Arts program and now works at Elements in Princeton, NJ. Enjoy!
E1.4: SkillsUSA w/Dave White
Oct 4, 2018 • 8 min
We have Dave White from Gloucester County Institute of Technology. Mr. White is a SkillsUSA advisor who sat down with David Nash to talk about Gloucester County Institute of Technology and SkillsUSA. Thank you Mr. White!
E1.6: SkillsUSA w/Lorraine Miller
Oct 4, 2018 • 8 min
We have Lorraine Miller from Warren County Technical School. Mrs. Miller is a SkillsUSA advisor who sat down with David Nash to talk about Warren County Technical School and SkillsUSA. Thank you Mrs. Miller!
E1.5: SkillsUSA w/Frank Morelli
Oct 4, 2018 • 7 min
We have Frank Morelli from Ocean County Vocational Technical School. Mr. Morelli is a SkillsUSA advisor who sat down with David Nash to talk about Ocean County Vocational Technical School and SkillsUSA. Thank you Mr. Morelli!
E1.3: SkillsUSA w/Peter Carey
Oct 1, 2018 • 28 min
This (somewhat) mini episode of The MCTS Experience is about SkillsUSA. We dive into the importance of our students involvement in SkillsUSA and how it can affect the future success of our younger generation. We hope this can impact you listening on how…
E1.1: Academy Programs Information
Sep 24, 2018 • 6 min
This mini episode takes you through the admissions process for our academy programs from applying to visiting. Make sure to listen to us on Spotify, Google Play and iTunes. Jump to: What is the full time academy? - 00:31 How do I apply? - 02:36 How do I…
E1.2: Shared-Time Programs Information
Sep 24, 2018 • 8 min
This mini episode takes you through the admissions process for our shared time programs from applying to visiting. Make sure to listen to us on Spotify, Google Play and iTunes. Jump to: How to come to our school? - 00:44 What are the shared time programs?…
E1.0: September 2018
Sep 18, 2018 • 33 min
This monthly episode has us visiting our student of the week Sheehan Twoomy, our teacher tip from Mrs. LaFleur, and our featured guest Greg Hritz from Haldeman Ford. Our fearless leaders, Mr. Orfe and Mr. Nash take us on this journey to learn more about…