Cañada Star Party - March 8, 2019

Thu, 14 March, 2019 at 10:29 am in Star Party, Science, Astronomy, Cañada College On Friday night, March 8th Cañada Astronomy hosted its Spring Star Party. After a week of gloomy weather the skies cleared just in time to entertain over thirty sky enthusiasts. Facilities and more

Cañada Breaks Ground on New Science & Technology Building

Mon, 12 March, 2018 at 11:58 am in Featured, Construction, S, Science, Capital Improvements, About Cañada Cañada Breaks Ground on New Science & Technology Building (Pictured from left to right): Ron Galatolo, SMCCCD Chancellor, Richard Holober, SMCCCD Board of Trustees President, more

Cañada College Invites the Community to Participate in Citizen Science Project

Mon, 28 September, 2015 at 2:19 pm in Biological Sciences, Featured, Science Cañada College Invites the Community to Participate in Citizen Science Project   Public volunteers needed to assist Scientists in their research on Olive Fruit Flies 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 Star Party - April 10, 2015

Mon, 4 May, 2015 at 9:28 am in Star Party, Science, Astronomy, Cañada College On Friday night, April 10th Cañada Astronomy hosted its Spring Star Party. After a week of gloomy weather the skies cleared just in time to entertain a dozen sky enthusiasts using the astronomy more

STEM Students Present at SACNAS

Wed, 21 January, 2015 at 8:47 am in Stemcenter, Featured, Smccd, Cañada, Studentsuccess, Science, Growth, Smcccd, Stem, Cañada College We love sharing success stories about our students. STEM students William Berrios, Giovani Rodriguez, and Colin McGill recently delivered a superb research presentation at the 2014 SACNAS (Society more

Solar Farm Officially Debuted at Cañada College

Mon, 5 January, 2015 at 2:52 pm in Featured, Solar Farm, Cañada, Science, Solar Power, Smcccd, Cañada College Solar Farm Officially Debuted at Cañada College  $4.5 Million Project will cut the school’s annual energy consumption in half REDWOOD CITY, CALIF. (December 5, 2014) – On 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

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

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

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

Breaking Down the Programming Divide: Democratize Computing Lab

Tue, 5 November, 2013 at 1:48 pm in Political Science, Social Sciences, Science, Computer Information Science, Math A group of entrepreneurs gathered on the Cañada campus in late October with a simple goal in mind: Demystify the world of computer coding and broaden and diversify the pool of software creators 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

Radiologic Technology Students Graduate

Mon, 29 July, 2013 at 1:00 pm in Featured, Science, Studentexperiences, Radiologic Technology After spending 25 months learning radiographic positioning, how to manage quality control in imaging equipment, and assisting and performing radiographic examinations as part of their 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

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

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

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

MLB Network Analyst Harold Reynolds Heads Second Hall of Fame Class

Tue, 30 October, 2012 at 11:47 am in Baseball, Featured, English, Golf-women, Science, Kinesiology, Athletics, Soccer-women, Dance, Math Harold Reynolds, a three-time Major League Baseball All-Star and currently the lead analyst for the MLB Network, headlines a list of eight former Cañada College athletes that will be inducted into 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 Students Chosen for Leadership Conference

Fri, 26 October, 2012 at 8:38 am in Biology, Earth Science, Featured, Science, Economics, Physics, Accounting, Math A select group of seven Cañada College students recently honed their leadership skills at a special invitation-only conference in Sacramento for math-based majors. The event was sponsored more

Looking for a Science Class? Think Environmental Science

Wed, 11 July, 2012 at 1:51 pm in Earth Science, Featured, Science Learn about environmental issues from a science perspective. Are you looking for a science class that will transfer to a UC or CSU school? Are you interested in environmental issues? Cañada's more

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