Mentor Lunch Supports Women in Engineering

Thu, 18 May, 2017 at 10:46 am in Engineering, Featured, About Cañada Mentor Lunch Supports Women in Engineering Engineering Faculty member Cheri Markt arranged for Cañada students to connect with women in the Engineering profession at a Mentor more

Amelito Enriquez Recognized with Outstanding Teaching Award

Thu, 19 May, 2016 at 11:52 am in Engineering, Featured, Stem, About Cañada, Math   Amelito Enriquez Recognized with Outstanding Teaching Award         Amelito Enriquez, Ph.D., Cañada Professor of Engineering and Mathematics, was more

Cañada College Holds Strong Presence at the American Society of Engineering Education 2015 Annual Conference

Tue, 23 June, 2015 at 12:57 pm in Engineering, Featured, Science, Physics, Stem, Asee, Math This June 2015 at the Washington Convention Center in Seattle, Cañada College STEM Center programs were strongly represented at the 122nd American Society for Engineering Education (ASEE) more

Cañada Engineering Student Travels to NASA

Tue, 19 May, 2015 at 3:48 pm in Engineering, Featured, Studentsuccess, Stem   Cañada College Engineering student David Alvarez was selected to travel to NASA’s Johnson Space Center in Houston, Texas this past April to participate in the NASA Community College more

Cañada College Engineering Students and Faculty Present at 2015 American Society for Engineering Education Pacific Southwest Conference

Tue, 14 April, 2015 at 12:03 pm in Stemcenter, Engineering, Featured, Stem Eleven Cañada College engineering students attended the 2015 American Society for Engineering Education Pacific Southwest Conference in San Diego on April 9-11, 2015. The students presented the more

Dreamworks Animator to Discuss Careers in Computer Animation

Mon, 10 March, 2014 at 7:32 am in Art, Engineering, Computerscience, Mathematics Milana Huang, character technical director at Dreamworks Animation, will discuss careers in computer animation at this week’s Cañada College STEM Speaker Series. Huang’s lecture is titled, more

Cañada College Student Invited to Debut Short Film at Cannes

Thu, 6 March, 2014 at 12:03 pm in Political Science, Art, Sociology, Communication Studies, Theatre Arts, Accounting, Math, Biology, Music, Engineering, Reading, English, History, Computer Information Science, Philosophy A chance meeting and a simple sneeze led a Cañada College multimedia student to produce a five-minute film that will be featured at the Cannes Film Festival in May. Sir Wade Neistadt was more

Former Middle College Student Now Working in Design

Thu, 27 February, 2014 at 7:59 am in Engineering, Featured, English, Phithetakappa, Multimedia Landing a job as a graphic designer takes hard work, determination, and creativity, lessons Sarah Wiener learned as a Cañada College student. Wiener recently landed a design job at Triple Tree, a more

STEM Speaker Series: Polina Segalova

Wed, 26 February, 2014 at 7:24 am in Stemcenter, Engineering, Featured, Science, Mathematics Polina Segalova, a senior design engineer at Stryker Endoscopy, will be featured at the STEM Speaker Series lecture on Wednesday, Feb. 26. The lecture will be held from 5 to 6 pm in Building 6, more

San Francisco Leader Emilio Cruz to Lecture at STEM Speaker Series

Thu, 13 February, 2014 at 1:22 pm in Engineering, Mathematics Emilio Cruz, former Chief of Staff to San Francisco Mayor Willie Brown and current Assistant General Manager for Infrastructure at the San Francisco Public Utilities Commission, will be the next 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

Do You Need Money for College? The Cañada College Scholarship Application is Now Open

Tue, 21 January, 2014 at 12:27 pm in Physical Sciences, Biological Sciences, Biology, Medical Assisting, Earth Science, Engineering, Featured, Chemical Laboratory Technology, Geography, Computer Information Science, Math The 2014-15 Cañada College Scholarship Application is now open. In order to apply for scholarships, students must have a college-issued "" email address and be enrolled within the San more

Cañada College Student Part of NASA Program to Study Mars

Thu, 21 November, 2013 at 7:17 am in Student Experience, Engineering, Honors, Phi Theta Kappa, Science, Honors Transfer Program, Math Cañada College student Jessica Rose has more than just a passing interest in the National Aeronautics and Space Administration’s (NASA) latest mission to Mars. The applied mathematics major more

Take a Survey, Win a $150 Amazon Gift Certificate!

Fri, 25 October, 2013 at 11:42 am in Political Science, Engineering, Psychology, CBOT, History, Phi Theta Kappa, ESL, Communication Studies, Early Childhood Education, Mathematics How would you like to win a $150 Amazon gift card just in time for the holiday season? Cañada College wants to hear from you. We'd like to invite you to participate in a survey about how you use 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

Christian Rodriguez Uses Cañada as a Stepping Stone to a UC Davis Engineering Degree

Mon, 21 October, 2013 at 7:46 am in Engineering, Featured, Alumni, Mathematics, Studentexperiences Rodriguez at UC Davis graduation Like many high school graduates, Redwood City’s Christian Rodriguez found the financial obstacles to attending college daunting. He was accepted into several more

Po Tong Hired to Teach Mathematics at Cañada College

Thu, 18 July, 2013 at 2:24 pm in Engineering, Featured, Mathematics Po Tong, a veteran of the electronics industry, has been hired to teach mathematics at Cañada College. He will join the Science & Technology Division as a full-time faculty member in August. more

Cañada Professor Earns Best Paper Award at Engineering Conference

Mon, 15 July, 2013 at 10:06 am in Astrology, Biology, Engineering, Featured, Future Students, Mathematics The presentation outlined a successful summer research internship at the school In 2011, Professor Enriquez (fourth from left) was honored  by President Obama for his mentoring activities. more

Cañada College Robotics Team Finishes Sixth at National Competition

Wed, 10 July, 2013 at 8:14 am in Engineering, Future Students, Mathematics, Studentexperiences The Colts entered the competition as underdogs, but performed well  Cañada team members prepare Roush for competition The Cañada Robotics Team traveled to Atlanta, Georgia in late more

Workshop Focuses on STEM Careers in Government and Non-Profits

Tue, 9 July, 2013 at 12:32 pm in Physical Sciences, Biological Sciences, Engineering, Science, Mathematics Learn About Various Careers and Internship Opportunities  Cañada College and the United States Department of Agriculture Hispanic Serving Institutions National Program present the 2nd 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 Alum Esther Chan is Researching Sustainable Energy at UC San Diego

Fri, 10 May, 2013 at 12:47 pm in Engineering, Featured, Science, Alumni, Future Students, Mathematics, Studentexperiences The Former Woodside High School Graduate is Researching Material for a Stretchable Solar Cell Cañada College alum Esther Chan has received a grant from the California Institute for more

Cañada Students to Present Research at Engineering Conference

Wed, 17 April, 2013 at 7:40 am in Engineering, Featured, Mathematics Jesus Garcia More than a dozen current and former Cañada College students will be presenting original research at this year's American Society for Engineering Education Pacific Southwest more

Cañada College Student Chosen for Prestigious Internship at Brookhaven National Lab

Fri, 15 March, 2013 at 11:13 am in Engineering, Featured, Mathematics Fidel Salgado will be working in the computer technology department this summer. Cañada College student Fidel Salgado has been chosen to participate in a summer internship at Brookhaven more

Cañada MESA Students Team Up with Cisco for Mentor Program

Thu, 14 March, 2013 at 10:35 am in Biological Sciences, Engineering, Featured, Computer Information Science, Mathematics MESA students will gain insight and knowledge from Cisco employees during a new mentor program.  Six Cañada students will participate in a Cisco mentorship program. Six MESA ( more

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