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

Colt Classic Baseball Challenge Set for March 15

Wed, 5 March, 2014 at 7:38 am in Biology, Business, Alumni, Anthropology, Athletics, Futurestudents, Accounting Cañada College is hosting an “Old Fashioned Day at the Ballpark” on Saturday, March 15. The Colts will be playing their San Mateo County rivals, the Skyline Trojans, for the Golden Horseshoe 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

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

Starting and Growing a Sustainable Business

Tue, 12 November, 2013 at 7:56 am in Biology, Featured, Business, Anthropology A new course at Cañada College can help budding entrepreneurs grow a sustainable business   Cañada College is offering a new course this spring to help budding entrepreneurs start and grow 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

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

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

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

Learn About the Different Majors at Cañada College April 17

Fri, 12 April, 2013 at 7:53 am in Biology, Featured, Chemical Laboratory Technology, Business Administration, Communication Studies, Anthropology, Mathematics, Accounting What's a major? Why is it necessary to declare a major? What does it take to complete the major from start to finish? These and other questions will be answered at the first annual Cañada College more

Math Jam Program Honored with J. Russell Kent Award

Tue, 2 April, 2013 at 10:55 am in Biology, Featured, Mathematics Professor Michael Hoffman and Amanda Pitts Cañada's Math Jam Program will receive a J. Russell Kent Award from the San Mateo County School Boards Association at a special ceremony on 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

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

Tutors Are Available in the Learning Center to Help With Writing Projects

Wed, 30 January, 2013 at 6:45 am in Biology, Featured, English, History, ESL, Communication Studies, Anthropology, Writing, Mathematics Drop-in help is available four days a week If you are struggling with a writing project, help is available in the Learning Center. The college offers drop-in hours on Mondays, 9 a.m. to noon; more

Former Cañada Student John Paulino Named NASA Ambassador

Mon, 28 January, 2013 at 11:06 am in Biology, Engineering, Featured, Computer Information Science, Mathematics Paulino is currently studying mechanical engineering at UC Berkeley     John Paulino, a former Aragon High School student and Cañada College graduate, has been named to the National more

Brandon Price Hired to Research A2B Grant, CALSTEP Programs

Tue, 15 January, 2013 at 6:59 am in Biology, Featured, Cius, Mathematics Price is in the Educational Leadership Ed.D Program at CSU Stanislaus   It’s a long way from Moccasin, near Hetch Hetchy Reservoir in Yosemite, to Cañada College – both literally more

Simple Advice For Your First Day at Cañada

Mon, 7 January, 2013 at 11:44 am in Biology, Career, Featured, Business, Science, Anthropology, Mathematics, Accounting So, you are preparing for your first day of the new semester and you want it to go as smooth as possible. We're here to help. If you take a few simple steps, and do a little planning, you'll have no 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

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