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    Upcoming Local Community Events
      

    Community College Night at DHS - 1/22/20 at 6:30pm in the Student Union - We are encouraging any interested students and their parents to attend Community College Night on Wednesday, January 22 at 6:30pm in the Student Union. Information will be presented on Los Positas College, Diablo Valley College and Ohlone College as well as learning from current community college students and other information. Also, please attend if you are interested in learning more about the concurrent enrollment process. 

    Dublin Wave and 2020 Census Tabling Event at DHS on 1/23 during lunch - Stop by their tables near Student Activities to learn more about their employment opportunities.   

    Explore a Career in Law Enforcement - 1/23/20 at 6:00pm - Informational Open House, Dublin CHP - 4999 Gleason Dr. Dublin CA

    Councilmember Kumagai is accepting up to 3 applicants for his Spring 2020 (February - April) city council internship. Those interested should email a resume and cover letter to shawn.kumagai@dublin.ca.gov by Friday, January 24th, 2020. The internship is approximately 10 hours of effort, two times a month, for a total of 60 hours. Interns review meeting agendas, write memorandums on topics related to agenda items, attend meetings with the Councilmember and city staff, and complete an internship project.

    Explore the world with Rustic Pathways! Representatives will be on campus on 1/28/20 during lunch in the DHS Student Union.  Stop by and learn more about Rustic’s immersive service and adventure programs in 18 countries around the world. Help build a school in rural Fiji, advocate for women’s rights in Peru, backpack through Mongolia, or learn Spanish in Costa Rica. Rustic offers summer and spring break programs, gap year semesters, and group travel experiences that will allow you to explore other cultures, see the world’s most beautiful places, discover your passions, and develop lifelong friendships with students from around the world.

    Power of Me Tour at Dublin High School Old Gym on 2/7/20 at lunch - for African American students. 
    Pizza will be provided for those who sign-up in advance! 
    - Learn how to get into college and get scholarships
    - 411 for student athletes
    - Get advice from motivational speakers and HBCU advocates
    - Win FREE tickets to the Black College Expo on 2/8/20
    If you have any questions, please contact Mr. Parker in the Counseling Office or Mrs. Nobida in the Career Center
     
    Tabling Event - American Swim Academy at DHS on Monday, 2/10 during lunch - Stop by their table near Student Activities to learn more about their employment opportunities.

    Exploring Careers in Medicine and Healthcare - Stanford ValleyCare Medical Explorer Post, Stanford Health ValleyCare Medical Center, 5575 W. Las Positas Blvd., Pleasanton, 3rd Floor Board room.  All meetings are on Tuesdays from 6-7pm. 

    2020 - January 28 (Diabetes) February 25 (Osteopathy) March 24 (Respiratory) Apr 28 (Operating Room Tour)

    Topics may change

    In order to register, please bring $33 cash or check made out to San Francisco Bay Area Council and fill out the application at one of the meetings.  No advanced registration is necessary.  Club is open to students from ages 14-20 years old.  To learn more, contact Matt Lindberg at 510-577-9224 or email at matt.lindberg@scouting.org

    Physicians Medical Forum - now accepting applications, 2020 Doctors on Board Pipeline Program - Their primary goal is to help increase the number of African-American and underrepresented physicians, residents & medical students, post bac and pre-med students in Northern California/Bay Area and primarily in the counties of Alameda, Contra Costa, San Francisco, San Mateo, Solano and Sacramento Counties, while helping to eliminate health disparities and improving the quality of life and medical care services for patients. While their focus base is Northern California, Physicians Medical Forum’s network is nationwide and it programs and initiatives impact medical education, pipeline program and healthcare delivery throughout the country.  Application deadline is March 6th - Apply Here

    Upcoming Local Volunteer Opportunities

     

    Volunteers Needed for Frederiksen Elementary, Fred Family Dance, January 25th - They need volunteers from 5:45 - 8:00pm to help collect dance tickets, pass out glow sticks and refreshments, and at the photo area.  If you would like to volunteer, please sign up here - https://www.signupgenius.com/go/5080a4baca72ea46-fred1

    Volunteer Opportunity with Girls Scouts Sunday, February 9th - Local Troops are looking for volunteers to help with Cookie Delivery Day.  For more information and to sign-up with the organizer, please see this Flyer

    Joni and Friends International Disability Center, 6400 Village Parkway #102 in Dublin, is looking for high school volunteers to help with office support and preparation for wheel chair drives and summer camps.  If you have interested students, please contact Lynette Murphy at (925) 361-8672 or email at lmurphy@joniandfriends.org  They are looking for volunteers from 8-5pm and some weekends.    

     

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    The College & Career Center is open most days from 7:30am - 4:00pm,  Monday through Friday.
     
    College & Career Specialist
    (DHS & Tri-Valley ROP)
     
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    The College & Career Center is available to help students research possibilities for their future.
    Information is available regarding: 
     
    *ROP Classes
    *Colleges/Universities/Community Colleges
    *College and Career Speakers
    *Military
    *SAT/ACT Testing
    *Career Guidance
    *Financial Aid
    *Scholarships
    *Job Board/Work Permits
    *Vocational/Apprenticeship Opportunities
    *Volunteer Opportunities