Cañada Chemistry Professor Recognized with 2014 Community College Teacher Scholar Award

Thu, 19 March, 2015 at 12:46 pm in Physical Sciences, Featured, Tricca, Stem, Chemistry   Cañada College Chemistry Professor Jeanette Medina presents the 2014 Community College Teacher Scholar Award to Cañada College Chemistry Professor Robert Tricca. Cañada College more

STEM Speaker Series: How to Land a Tech Internship

Fri, 31 January, 2014 at 9:10 am in Stemcenter, Biology, Engineering, Featured, Mathematics, Chemistry The Spring STEM Speaker Series kicks off with a discussion on how to land a meaningful tech internship. It will be held on Wednesday, Feb. 5 in Building 6, Room 102. Held in both the fall and more

Women's Health Issues Explored in Spring Course

Tue, 3 December, 2013 at 11:06 am in Science, Biologicalsciences, Chemistry Studies have shown that women, as health care patients, have different needs and concerns as compared to men.  Women also experience different obstacles in their attempt to access health care more

Renowned Scientist to Lecture on Climate Change Nov. 19

Thu, 14 November, 2013 at 8:04 am in Biology, Science, Chemistry Dr. Katharine Mach, co-director of science with the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC), will discuss climate change as a challenge in managing risks at a special lecture hosted by the more

Sequoia Hospital, SFSU to Host Info Session on Nursing Program at Cañada

Sat, 9 November, 2013 at 9:25 am in Biology, Healthcare, Chemistry Sequoia Hospital and San Francisco State University will host an information session from 2 to 3 pm on Wednesday, Nov. 13, regarding their Baccalaureate Nursing Program at Cañada College. It will more

Lexie Munevar Finds Support, Success, at Cañada College

Thu, 24 October, 2013 at 8:37 am in Biology, Psychology, Communication Studies, Alumni, Anthropology, Studentexperiences, Chemistry, Math Munevar struggled at Carlmont High but blossomed at Cañada   Sometimes, an average student can find success with a little support. That was certainly the case for Lexie Munevar, who did more

Rally for Sustainability Celebrates Opening of EV Charging Stations

Thu, 24 October, 2013 at 7:23 am in Political Science, Biology, Engineering, English, Computer Information Science, Business Management, Chemistry The San Mateo County Community College District will celebrate the installation of plug-in Electric Vehicle charging infrastructure at all three Colleges and the District Office. The Grand Opening more

Can You Cook? Enter Our Healthy Recipe Contest

Wed, 23 October, 2013 at 11:56 am in Biology, Phi Theta Kappa, Anthropology, Computer Information Science, Economics, Accounting, Chemistry, Math How would you like to win a $100 gift card and have your healthy recipe added to a rotating weekly menu in the Grove? Enter the Phi Theta Kappa Recipe Contest and you could be the winner! The more

September 23 Information Session on Sequoia/SFSU Nursing Program at Cañada

Tue, 17 September, 2013 at 7:15 am in Biological Sciences, Chemistry Sequoia Hospital and San Francisco State University will host an information session from noon to 1:30 p.m. on Monday, Sept. 23 regarding their Baccalaureate Nursing Program at Cañada College. more

Cañada Course Designed for Green Entrepreneurs

Thu, 15 August, 2013 at 1:28 pm in Biology, Featured, Business, CEO, Chemistry Chris Yalonis Cañada College is offering a course this semester designed for entrepreneurs – students, business people, leaders – who want to start their own business or grow an existing one. more

Two Cañada Students Earn Chicana/Latina Foundation Scholarship

Tue, 13 August, 2013 at 7:28 am in Biology, Featured, Science, Mathematics, Studentexperiences, Chemistry Cañada College students Adriana Fernandez and Rita Melgar have received the Chicana/Latina Foundation Scholarship.   Adriana Fernandez The Chicana/Latina Foundation is based in more

Carlmont High School Graduate Earns Marie A. Calderilla Scholarship

Wed, 29 May, 2013 at 8:23 am in Featured, English, Future Students, Studentexperiences, Chemistry Elizabeth Carranza aspires to be a chemist Elizabeth Carranza, a 2009 graduate of Carlmont High School and a current Cañada College student, has been awarded the Marie A. Calderilla more

Adriana Fernandez Receives Marie A. Calderilla Scholarship

Wed, 29 May, 2013 at 8:02 am in Biology, Engineering, Featured, Chemistry The $5,000 annual scholarship can be renewed up to four years Adriana Fernandez, a 2011 graduate of San Mateo High School, has been awarded the Marie A. Calderilla Scholarship from the Silicon more

Cañada Student Mayra Rios Lands Nine-Week Paid Internship at Brown University

Wed, 13 March, 2013 at 1:51 pm in Physical Sciences, Biology, Featured, Chemistry The biochemistry student will study fetal cells Mayra Rios Cañada College student Mayra Rios will travel to Brown University in Providence, Rhode Island this summer for an internship to more

A Love of Robots Has Resulted in a Summer Internship for Cañada’s Omar Arriaga

Tue, 12 March, 2013 at 10:49 am in Biological Sciences, Engineering, Featured, Science, Mathematics, Chemistry, Math Arriaga will be studying how to control robots from a distance at NASA’s Marshall Space Flight Center San Mateo High School graduate Omar Arriaga has always loved building robots. That more

General Information Session on Nursing Program March 25

Mon, 11 March, 2013 at 9:49 am in Biology, Featured, University Center, Chemistry The Sequoia Hospital/San Francisco State University Baccalaureate Nursing Program at Cañada College will hold a general information session for students interested in earning a nursing degree more

Ismael Barragan: From Cañada to a Future Career in Medicine

Mon, 4 March, 2013 at 9:29 am in Physical Sciences, Biological Sciences, Biology, Featured, Mathematics, Chemistry, Math Barragan Recently Finished the UC Davis School of Medicine Postbaccalaureate Program     Ismael Barragan grew up in Redwood City, graduated from Menlo-Atherton High School, and recently more

Sequoia Healthcare District Grants SFSU-Cañada Nursing Program $1.69 Million in New Funds

Mon, 25 February, 2013 at 7:29 am in Biological Sciences, Biology, Featured, Healthcare, Nursing, Chemistry Nursing students working in the Cañada lab. Earlier this month, the directors of the Sequoia Healthcare District granted a three-year funding extension totaling $1.69 million to continue support more

Cañada College Introduces African Wasp to Help Control the Olive Fruit Fly

Wed, 13 February, 2013 at 12:01 pm in Biological Sciences, Featured, Chemical Laboratory Technology, History, Anthropology, Mathematics, Chemistry The campus is the only location in the state where the wasp has returned two consecutive years.     A small African wasp that is the natural enemy of the olive fruit fly appears to be more

Dominic Lopez-Toney Earn Prestigious Presentation Award

Tue, 20 November, 2012 at 9:38 am in Biology, Featured, Chemical Laboratory Technology, Anthropology, Physics, Chemistry, Math Dominic Lopez-Toney, a 2010 Sequoia High School graduate and current Cañada student, has received the prestigious 2012 Annual Biomedical Research Conference for Minority Students Presentation Award more

Danielle Pelletier Leads Statewide Effort to Teach English in the Workplace

Mon, 29 October, 2012 at 7:37 am in Political Science, Biology, Featured, English, Business, History, ESL, Economics, Accounting, Chemistry Danielle Pelletier, ESL instructor, has been named coordinator for the Teaching English in the Workplace for the California Teachers of English to Speakers of Other Languages (CATESOL). Pelletier more

Cañada to Crown a Monopoly Champion Saturday, Oct. 27

Fri, 26 October, 2012 at 8:53 am in Biology, Featured, Business, Communication Studies, Early Childhood Education, Science, Anthropology, Accounting, Chemistry Cañada College will host its third annual Monopoly Tournament on Saturday, Oct. 27. Registration begins at 10 a.m. and tournament play begin at 10:30 a.m. All proceeds fund the Cañada College more

Cañada College, Sequoia Union High School District to Host College Night

Tue, 23 October, 2012 at 9:32 am in Biology, Featured, Business Administration, Communication Studies, Accounting, Chemistry, Math Cañada College, in partnership with the Sequoia Union High School District, will host its annual College Night from 5 to 8 p.m., Wednesday, Oct. 24. The event will be held in the Cañada more

Transfer Day Brings More Than 60 Colleges and Universities to Cañada

Tue, 23 October, 2012 at 7:43 am in Biology, Featured, Business Administration, History, Early Childhood Education, Economics, Athletics, Chemistry, Math Transfer Day will be held Tuesday, Oct. 23 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. in the Learning Center. Representatives from more than 60 colleges and universities will be available to meet with students to more

TRiO Students Meet Secretary of Education Arne Duncan

Tue, 18 September, 2012 at 12:59 pm in Political Science, Art, Biology, Featured, Trio, English, Business Administration, Chemistry A group of TRiO students was front-and-center as Secretary of Education Arne Duncan kicked off the U.S. Department of Education's annual Back-to-School bus tour at Sequoia High School last week. more

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