College & Career Fair - Day 1

Community College Day

Mon., Sep. 20, 2021, 4:30 - 7:30pm
Opening Ceremony

4:30 p.m. | Welcome | Advantages of Attending a California Community College Workshop

Students who begin at a community college and transfer to a 4-year college or university graduate at a rate that is equal to or higher than students who start as freshmen at the university. Learn more about the benefits of continuing your education at a community college.

Workshops & Breakout Rooms

5:00 p.m. | Ventajas de asistir a un colegio comunitario de California

5:30 p.m. - 6:30 p.m. | Community College Representatives Breakout Rooms
Each breakout room will be divided into sessions that will occur concurrently every 20-minutes and consist of a presentation from representatives followed by Q & A. You will be able to switch rooms at any time during and at the end of each session.

  • Room 1: Rio Hondo College & East Los Angeles College
  • Room 2: Mt. San Antonio College & Pasadena City College
  • Room 3: Cerritos College & Citrus College

6:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m. | DREAMer Resources Workshop

This workshop is designed to show students and parents the financial, academic and social support available at numerous college and university campuses throughout California. It will help you navigate the higher education system and dispel some of its myths.

6:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m. | Taller de recursos DREAMer

Este taller está diseñado para mostrar a los estudiantes y padres el apoyo financiero, académico y social disponible en numerosos universidades en California, además de ayudar a navegar el sistema de educación superior.

Cerritos College
Welcome Center at Cerritos College
(562) 860-2451, ext. 2130
welcomecenter@cerritos.edu

Citrus College
Megan Pennings, College Promotions Specialist
(626) 852-8032
mpennings@citruscollege.edu

East Los Angeles College
Alexander Velasquez, Student Services Aide
(323) 267-3720
velasqa2@elac.edu

Mt. San Antonio College
Tannia Robles, High School Outreach Specialist
outreach@mtsac.edu

Pasadena City College
Alan De La Vara, High School Relations Specialist
(626) 585-7266
outreach@pasadena.edu

Rio Hondo College
Araceli Hurtado, Clerk - Outreach Department
(562) 463-4693
ahurtado@riohondo.edu