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Scholarship Workshop Available at Cerritos College

Vivian Yglesias, Staff Writer

September 24, 2019

The Cerritos College scholarship workshop was a program that helps students in making an application for universities they want to attend on August 27. It was made possible through a power point presentation by Rachel Samarin, the scholarship coordinator for Cerritos College Foundation. It brought out helpful tips and step-by-step instructions for the...

Albert Wilmovsky, lab technician, hosted a workshop on tools within Microsoft Word. He said his focus is on all students at Cerritos.

Microsoft Word workshop teaches accessible program tools

September 12, 2018

More resources, in the form of program skills, were made available during a Microsoft Word workshop. The workshop was more inclusive...

Workshop Prepares Students For Upcoming Job Fair

Karina Quiran-Juarez

April 9, 2018

In order to prepare for the Spring 2018 Job Fair, Career Services held a workshop for students to offer advice and knowledge on different aspects to keep in mind when approaching an employer.Resume critiquing, job research, and advice on how to approach employers to make a memorable first impression, were the topics discussed throughout the workshop....

Students working on their Dream Act application. Maria Molina, Physical Therapist, Arely Cardenas, Nursing, with Yossmira Hernandez, Business and Administration major. The FAFSA and Dream Act application for 2018 is due by March 2.

Financial aid for everyone

March 2, 2018

As the March 2 deadline for financial aid and the Dream Act application approaches, students kept the financial aid office busy...

Workshop discusses different types of domestic abuse

Kenia Torres

November 9, 2014

Editor's Note: A source's name was intentionally changed for confidential and personal purposes. “Just because you are not getting hit or punched, doesn’t mean you are not getting abused," Ashelia Fran, a representative from the Woman's Shelter of Long Beach, said on Tuesday, Nov.4, at noon in the the Domestic Abuse workshop that was hosted...

Career Services begins month of resume workshops

Maria Lopez, Online Editor

October 4, 2014

In today’s job market, looking for a job can be a daunting task, especially when one doesn’t know the basics of how to get started. Students got a chance to learn the basics of one of the first steps in getting a job: making a resume. An hour-long Resume Basics Workshop was presented by Clara Ross on Wednesday, Oct. 1. It was the first in a series...

Pamela Sepulveda, a Licensed Clinical Social Worker presented a workshop on learning styles to students. She will be presenting another workshop on Oct. 30 titles

Students informed about learning styles

October 1, 2014

Even though less than 10 people attended the Re-Entry Program’s Learning Styles Workshop, the desire to learn was not lost...

One student in attendance at financial aid workshop

Abraham Venegas, Staff Writer

September 19, 2014

Despite having only one person in attendance, important information was given at the Satisfactory Academic Progress Workshop on Thursday, September 18. One of the objectives of the workshop was to inform students about Satisfactory Academic Progress or SAP, a policy requiring that students meet the school's academic standard in order to continue...

Suicide Workshop. Photo credit: Grester Celis-Acosta

Workshop informs students on how to prevent suicide

April 14, 2014

Suicides is one of the leading causes of death for college students. Cerritos College held a suicide prevention workshop on Thursday,...

Issues of Abuse workshop educates audience

Katherine Grijalva, Copy Editor

March 24, 2014

The Issues of Abuse Workshop was held on Thursday, March 13 at 11 a.m. at the Business Education Building (BE 119), where it educated the audience on the different types of abuse. The event was hosted by Shannon Estrada, the advisor for the Re-Entry Resource Program at Cerritos College, and the workshop was provided for students both on and off campus...

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