Student Awards Ceremony & Reception

SAVE THE DATE! Thursday, May 31, 2018


Thank you to more than 300 community members for joining us for this annual event that highlights the accomplishments of students across South Santa Barbara County in the areas of career education and hands-on work experience. 82 students received an Emerging Professionals Award in one of 4 categories: Business & Finance, Healthcare & Science, Specialized Technology & Design, or Education & Nonprofit. South County high school and junior high students receive this award for excellence and professionalism in one of two scenarios: 1) Teacher Nominated for a career education-related school course, or 2) Partners in Education nominated for completion of the Paid Student Internship Program. Attendees included students and their guests/parents, nominating teachers, Partners Board and President’s Council Members, as well as volunteers and community members.

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Thank you to the incredible presenters!

5:15 p.m. Reception with live music, appetizers and refreshments
6 p.m. Student Awards Ceremony
Susan Salcido, Santa Barbara County Deputy Superintendent of Schools
Marybeth Carty, Venoco Inc Community Relations Manager & Partners in Education President of the Board
Chelsea Duffy, Partners in Education Executive Director
Kirsten McLaughlin, Cox Communications Market Vice President Santa Barbara
Sandra Murillo, Santa Barbara City College student & Partners in Education’s Paid Student Internship Program past participant
Wally Hofmann, Hofmann Architecture Partner
Anthony Beebe, Santa Barbara City College President

Thank you to our generous event sponsors: Advanced Veterinary Specialists, American Riviera Bank, Ayers Automotive Repairs, Cox Communications, Professional Development Partners, and Santa Barbara City College Foundation, and Santa Barbara Independent.

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