BIOCOM Institue gains talented intern through CONNECT2Careers

August 21, 2013

The BIOCOM Institute, a nonprofit organization committed to connecting learning institutions with life science companies to advance scientific literacy, hired student intern Raymon Iu through CONNECT2Careers this summer. Raymond was ecstatic to work for the BIOCOM Institute because his primary

Helix Charter High School gains another LSSI graduate

August 14, 2013

The Life Sciences Summer Institute (LSSI) introduces San Diego high school students and science teachers to our thriving life sciences industry. Recent LSSI participant and Helix Charter High School science teacher, Jeff Kepper, gives his take on the two-week experience.

Junior Achievement continues efforts of in youth development through C2C

August 8, 2013

Junior Achievement (JA), widely known for its leading efforts in turning kids of today into entrepreneurs of tomorrow, continued this legacy by hiring Michaela Valk, a C2C intern, this summer.  JA is an organization that many people recognize. With chapters

Sudberry Properties utilizes talent through CONNECT2Careers

August 7, 2013

Sudberry Properties, a San Diego company that helps create public places for all community members to enjoy, has welcomed an intern to their corporate family through the CONNECT2Careers summer youth employment program. San Diego resident Krysta Roe is that intern!

National City Park Apartments hire a C2C summer intern

August 7, 2013

National City Park Apartments, a program committed to providing housing for low-to-moderate income families, has hired an intern through the CONNECT2Careers youth employment program. Sheena Cardoza was chosen for the role and will spend this summer working directly with NCPA

Council District 5 office hires a C2C intern

August 6, 2013

The City of San Diego, Council District 5, represented by Councilmember Mark Kersey, has brought on a recent high school graduate, Catriona Lewis, to intern this summer through the CONNECT2careers youth employment program. Catriona is thrilled to have been given the

Senate Advances Workforce Investment Bill

August 5, 2013

The Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor and Pensions, responsible for the Workforce Investment Act of 2013 has unanimously agreed to present their modern-day version of the bill to the full Senate floor for consideration. Senate bill, S. 1356, otherwise

Central San Diego Library to house a Metro Career Center

August 5, 2013

A recent addition to the San Diego skyline is the beautiful dome of the new central public library. The downtown library, which is expected to open in September, is the culmination of decades of planning and fundraising. With 1.1 million books,

Passport To Life motivates young adults

July 30, 2013

On Tuesday, August 13, 2013 from 8:00 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., Passport to Life will host their annual career and education expo for youth ages 14 to 24 who are on probation or have been on probation in San Diego County.

Gompers Preparatory Academy gains skilled LSSI graduate

July 29, 2013

When fellow teachers and former Life Science Summer Institute (LSSI) participants recommended the program to Jessica Ullyott from Gompers Preparatory Academy, she jumped at the opportunity. This summer, participants like Jessica completed the 12-day LSSI professional development program, which exposes teachers to cutting-edge biotechnology lab curriculum