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Hartnell's EOPS, CARE, and CalWORKS to Recognize Student Success

May 8th, 2014

SALINAS, Calif. - Hartnell Community College District and its EOPS, CARE, and CalWORKS programs will host their 15th Annual Student Recognition Ceremony tomorrow Wednesday, May 21, 2014 at Steinbeck Hall located in Building C (Student Center) at 411 Central Avenue, Salinas, CA.

The lunch and ceremony will be from 1:00 to 3:00 p.m. We have 175 to 200 students and guests taking part in this ceremony to honor and recognize our student success. We are celebrating students who are graduating and those who are transferring into the University of California and California State University systems.

Hartnell is celebrating 125 graduates, 39 honorees, and 32 scholarship recipients. The program will include:

  • Welcome by Paul Casey, Director of Categorical Programs
  • Opening remarks by Dr. Romero Jalomo, VP of Student Affairs
  • Keynote speakers, former and graduating EOPS students
  • Outstanding faculty and staff awards
  • Recognition of graduates
  • The Hartnell College EOPS/CalWORKS/CARE department is making a difference in the lives of their students by supporting those who have little to no income, lack medical coverage, or even food.¬†The department's borrowed philosophy of, "one band one sound," inspires confidence, motivation, home-work balance, and perseverance.

    For information about Hartnell’s EOPS/CalWORKS/CARE programs, call 831-755-6860.

    Hartnell Community College District

    The Hartnell CCD serves over 15,000 students annually through its main campus in Salinas, the Alisal Campus in East Salinas, the King City Education Center, and various outreach learning centers throughout the Salinas Valley. Hartnell College, a Hispanic Serving Institution, provides workforce training, basic skills courses, and prepares students for transfer to four-year colleges and universities. Hartnell College is recognized for its innovative public and private partnerships that support world class STEM education, career technical education, fine and performing arts, humanities, and athletics. We are growing leaders through opportunity, engagement, and achievement. For more about Hartnell CCD, visit www.hartnell.edu.