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  • DUBLIN HIGH SCHOOL COLLEGE & CAREER CENTER
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    Upcoming Career Center Presentations
     
    4/22/19 - Monday, 5th period, United States Air Force Academy  Sign-up Here
     
     
    Upcoming Community Events and Opportunities
     
     
    LAS POSITAS SUMMER CAMPS - 
     
    BioTech Boot Camp Grades 10th – 11th, $100 per student per session, (Basic) June 17 - 20, 2019, Monday – Thursday, 9:00AM – 3:00PM (Advanced) June 24 – 27, 2019, Monday – Thursday, 9:00AM – 3:00PM.  For more information, contact: Amy Chovnick, achovnick@laspositascollege.edu Registration: http://laspositas.augusoft.net/
    The BioTech Boot Camp is for local public high school students who want to experience how biotechnology is being used to diagnose diseases, solve forensic cases, improve the food we eat, and conserve natural resources. Students will learn basic DNA investigative tools in our state-of-the-art labs, meet scientists from local biotech companies, and enjoy the college campus experience. To be eligible for the Advanced Camp, students must have one year experience or attended LPC’s BioTech Boot Camp in the past.
     
    CyberPatriots Cyber Camp Grades 9th – 12th and LPC Students, $100 per student, No experience necessary, June 17 – 21, 2019, Monday – Friday, 9:00AM – 3:00PM For more information: http://www.laspositascollege.edu/cybersecurity, Registration: http://laspositas.augusoft.net/ 
    Cyber Camp is a five-day technology event designed to excite students new to cybersecurity about STEM careers, and teach them important cyber defense skills through hands-on instruction and activities. Cyber Camp culminates in an exciting final team competition that simulates real cybersecurity situations faced by industry professionals and mimics Air Force Association’s Cyber Patriot National Youth Cyber Defense Competition.
     
    Digital Media Summer Camp Grades 9th – 12th, $100 per student per session, Pizza Party Last Day! Level: Introduction, June 10 – 15, 2018, Monday – Friday, 9:00AM – 3:00PM For more information, contact: Peter Kuo, pkuo@laspositascollege.edu Chris Meyer, myerchris@dublinusd.org
    During the camp, students will explore several industry standard tools, including Illustrator, Maya, Photoshop and Adobe Spark. Over a period of 5 days, students will work both individually and within teams to develop a fictional promotional campaign centered upon a product idea of their choice. At the end of the camp, each student will have a portfolio that includes their product concept in 3D, packaging and a website for their chosen product.
     
    Hawk’s Athletic Training/Sports Medicine Camp Grades 10th – 12th, $225 per student per session, Session 1 June 17 – 20, 2019, Monday – Thursday, 10:00AM – 2:00PM.  For more information, contact: Anela Le Cara, aschenone@laspositascollege.edu Registration: http://athletics.laspositascollege.edu/landing/index
    If you are interested in athletic training, or any area of sport medicine, this is the camp for you. Campers will have the opportunity to learn day-to-day procedures of a sports medicine professional, including preventive and rehabilitative methods used in common athletic injuries, therapeutic modalities, and emergency care. Become CPR Certified! The hands-on LPC Sports Medicine Camp is an all-inclusive program designed to prepare students for a future in sports medicine.
     
    Public Safety Boot Camp Grades 10th – 12th, $100 per student, 1-Week, June 24 – 27, 2019, Monday – Thursday, 9:00AM – 3:00PM, Pizza Party Last Day!  For more information, contact: Chad McMullen, cmcmullen@laspositascollege.edu  Registration: http://laspositas.augusoft.net/
    Interested in the field of Public Safety? Come to the LPC Public Safety Camp to discover your career as either an EMT/Paramedic, Fire Fighter, or Law Enforcement Agent. Learn how to save lives, fight fires, or even implement the law correctly. During this camp, you will learn CPR, how to lay fire hoses, ladders, and more.  Explore your career now at the Las Positas College Public Safety Boot Camp.
     
    Welding Camp 2-Weeks, June 10 – 20, 2019, Monday – Thursday, 8:00AM – 1:45PM, Tuition and Fees may apply, WLDT 1-V01; Section 10678; 1.0 Units For more information: Scott Miner, sminer@laspositascollege.edu, Registration: http://laspositascollege.edu/admissions/index.php
    LPC Welding Camp gives high school students an opportunity to earn a college unit while igniting their interest in the field of welding. The two-week camp introduces the basics of shop safety, hand tools, and welding to high school students. With an emphasis on practical uses and applications, students earn one unit of welding college credit towards their degree in a summer welding lab experience manufacturing a smoker BBQ.
     
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    Volunteer Opportunity, John Green Elementary - Snapology is hosting a Family STEAM Nite, Friday, April 26, at John Green Elementary in Dublin (3300 Antone Way, Dublin) 6-8 PM.  They are seeking volunteers to help with STEM stations - LEGO robots, building LEGO towers, mini-Escape Rooms, ready made roller coasters and spin art machines for example. The volunteers just need to be there to help the kids as everything's built and self explanatory. A taco truck will there and they can have a plate and drink during the event.  To signup to volunteer -https://www.signupgenius.com/go/5080B4DAFAA2EAAFE3-john

     
    Alameda County Fair - Summer Job Fair - Alameda County Fairgrounds in Pleasanton, 4501 Pleasanton Ave, yellow gate (across from the A.C.E. train station) April 27th, 1-4pm.  Apply and interview on site, must be 16 years.  For more information - https://annual.alamedacountyfair.com/fair-employment/
     
     
    Volunteer Opportunity at Frederiksen Elementary - their annual Science Night is on Wednesday, May 1.  Volunteers are needed to help run stations from 5:45-7:45pm in the multi purpose room.  https://www.signupgenius.com/go/5080A4BACA72EA46-science1

    Internship from Pleasanton Weekly and Danville SanRamon.Com - They are seeking local high school or college students with an appetite for news and an interest in learning about print and digital media for internship opportunities. The intern will research and write stories, conduct interviews and help with fact-checking and rewrites for the award-winning Pleasanton Weekly and DanvilleSanRamon.com. They will also be introduced to the other aspects of publishing, including advertising and production. During the internship period, the intern will be an integral part of the team, participating fully in the process of gathering and presenting news.

    Candidates must be responsible, have good writing skills, be available 10 to 12 hours a week and have reliable transportation. Applicants should send a resume, a cover letter explaining your interest in the internship, and links to at least two examples of your work to editor Jeremy Walsh at jwalsh@embarcaderopublishing.com by 5 p.m. April 25.

    Dublin Library, 200 Civic Plaza - needs to fill volunteer positions that are reserved for teens entering 9th-12th grades in the fall.  Positions are extremely limited.  To apply, complete and return an application to the libary and sign-up for an interview when returning the completed application.  Applications are available from May 1st - May 15th
     
    Congressman Swalwell has internship opportunities starting late May and early June for graduating seniors that have been accepted to a college or university.  If you are interested in this opportunity, please email Mrs. Nobida at nobidaleann@dublinusd.org
     
    Dublin Library, 200 Civic Plaza - needs to fill volunteer positions that are reserved for teens entering 9th-12th grades in the fall.  Positions are extremely limited.  To apply, complete and return an application to the libary and sign-up for an interview when returning the completed application.  Applications are available from May 1st - May 15th
     
    Alameda County Fair Volunteer Program - now looking for volunteers for this summer's fair!  
     
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    The College & Career Center is open most days from 7:30am - 4:00pm,  Monday through Friday.
     
    College & Career Specialist
    (Tri-Valley ROP)
     
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    925-833-3360 
     
    Work Base Learning Coordinator
    Mrs. Zoe Zannis
     
     
    The College & Career Center is available to help students research possibilities for their future.
    Information is available regarding: 
     
    *Colleges/Universities/Community Colleges
    *College and Career Speakers
    *Military
    *SAT/ACT Testing
    *Career Guidance
    *Financial Aid
    *Scholarships
    *ROP Classes
    *Job Board/Work Permits
    *Vocational/Apprenticeship Opportunities
    *Volunteer Opportunities