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Hesperia Spooktacular event

The Hesperia campus got its ghoul on for Halloween

by Nyla on November 9, 2017

As the sky darkened on October 26th, the Hesperia campus’ doors creaked open to hundreds of kids and family members of students, staff and faculty looking for a Spooktacular time. They were not disappointed. The downstairs area of the campus reflected toddler-friendly Halloween themes and fun crafts, photo booths, a bounce house, along with lots

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Hesperia Clean-Up Day

Hesperia campus rolls up its sleeves for City’s Clean-Up Day

by Nyla on November 1, 2017

Thirty-seven SJVC students, staff, faculty and their friends joined almost 1,200 other conscientious residents on October 21st for the City of Victorville’s Community Clean-Up Day. This massive, twice-a-year effort invites local businesses, industries and residents to help clean up parcels of land littered with trash and discarded items. The day before the event, 40 teams

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SJVC launches Dental Assistant progam in Hesperia

SJVC Dental Assisting program now available in Hesperia

by Nyla on October 31, 2017

November will see the first class of Dental Assisting program students on the Hesperia campus, and staff and faculty could not be more excited. “The Registered Dental Assisting (RDA) program adds another quality offering to support the medical community,” says Richard Matley, Campus Director. The 9-month certificate program provides those interested in a Dental Assisting

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Hesperia Managers Luncheon for Classroom Managers

Hesperia students enjoy leadership role as Classroom Managers

by Nyla on October 27, 2017

The Hesperia campus has adopted a powerful tool to help prepare medical, business and technical students to take leadership roles in their chosen fields. The idea of appointing Classroom Managers was introduced about six months ago to a few classes and has since grown to include all classrooms. Classroom Managers are students chosen to be responsible

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SJVC represents California at 2017 Student Sputum Bowl

SJVC team places fourth at national Respiratory Therapy competition

by Nyla on October 24, 2017

More than 20 Respiratory Therapy teams from across the country gathered in Indianapolis, Indiana, from October 3-6 for the American Association for Respiratory Care’s (AARC) national competition. Three-player teams that had won their state competitions this year, along with a few that entered as renegade teams, went head-to-head in this elite bout held at the

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Online campus organizes relief fund for students and staff impacted by recent hurricanes

by Nyla on October 12, 2017

SJVC’s Online campus had several students and employees in Florida and Texas – and (to a lesser degree) in Georgia and South Carolina – who were swept into emergency situations created by Hurricanes Irma and Harvey. “We had 10 students and 8 employees who had to evacuate to shelters or hotels, lost trees and fences

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SJVC Porterville Ribbon Cutting

Porterville community shows strong support for newest SJVC campus at ribbon cutting ceremony

by Nyla on October 10, 2017

Porterville is the ideal community and location for SJVC’s newest campus, where more than 80 business representatives and area residents came to the September 27th Ribbon Cutting Ceremony in a show of strong support. “We wanted to share with all of the community that we are here,” says Adriana Ruiz, Porterville Campus President. “More than

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Business Leadership Seminar Visalia

Business Leadership Seminar helps students and graduates polish skills

by Nyla on October 5, 2017

More than two dozen students and graduates enjoyed a Business Leadership Seminar hosted recently by the Visalia campus. Business Administration program students from the Hanford and Delano campuses joined Visalia Business Administration students for a day of speaker presentations, breakout sessions and friendly competitions that polished their skills and increased their knowledge. “We wanted to

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SJVC Temecula students raise funds for Hurricane Harvey relief

Hurricane Harvey stirs up community spirit on Temecula campus

by Nyla on September 29, 2017

The Temecula campus’ Diversity Club, HOSA (Health Occupation Students of America) Club and Business Administration Club members threw themselves into action as soon as the world got news of Hurricane Harvey’s impact on Houston, Texas. “Watching the devastation was very emotional for many of us,” says Robyn Whiles, Campus Director. “We were talking and wishing

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