EVENTS

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PITZER’S NATIVE PIPELINE TO COLLEGE GATHERING 

AMERICAN INDIAN HEALTH CAREER LADDER

SATURDAY, February 4, 2012

Details: Students from the Native Pipeline to College Summer Program will join Western University of Health Sciences’ 2011-12 Pomona Health Career Ladder (PHCL) and become part of a new high school cohort.

Working alongside the Pomona Health Career Ladder program, the Pipeline to College students will be known as the American Indian Health Career Ladder.

PHCL is entering its fourth year. Its six biomedical career workshops in 2011-12 begin on Oct. 8, 2011 on WesternU’s Pomona, Calif. campus, and are geared toward middle and high school students from Pomona Unified School District. These students one day hope to become doctors, nurses, physician assistants, physical therapists, veterinarians, pharmacists, dentists, optometrists, researchers, and other health professionals.

When: Saturday workshops for the 2011-12 academic year are scheduled from 8:45 a.m. to noon at WesternU’s Health Professions Center, 521 E. Third Street.

Saturday academy for American Indian Health Career Ladder dates are on:

 March 10 ~ April 21, 2012

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SATURDAY, JANUARY 21, 2012

SATURDAY, JANUARY 21, 2012

MLK DAY OF SERVICE  

Why: Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. once said, “Life’s most persistent and urgent question is: ‘What are you doing for others?’” Each year, Americans across the country answer that question by coming together on the King Holiday to serve their neighbors and communities. The MLK Day of Service is a part of United We Serve, the President’s national call to service initiative. It calls for Americans from all walks of life to work together to provide solutions to our most pressing national problems and we are doing are part by coming together January 21, 2012.

 Where: Chaffey Communities Cultural Center ~ 525 West 18th St. Upland, 91784-1689

 The Chaffey Communities Cultural Center? : Established in 1965, the center is dedicated to preserving and interpreting the history and culture of the communities of Upland, Ontario, Montclair, Mt. Baldy, Rancho Cucamonga and San Antonio Heights.

It was first located at 525 W. 18th Street and operated there from 1965 until 1988 when its historic building was the victim of an arson fire.  The building was severely damaged and many artifacts were totally destroyed or damaged beyond repair.  For almost 8 years, this museum location was closed completely as the building was repaired, artifacts sorted and salvaged.

When: Saturday January 21, 2012 ~ 10:00 AM – 3:00 PM

Native American Opening  * Traditional Dancers and Bird Singers * Guest Speakers * Dignitaries * Health, Educational, Cultural Information Booth * Face Painting and other activities for children *

 Volunteer Opportunities:

Artifacts

Skills: clerical & computer, photography

Work on projects to finalize the catalog reorganization of artifacts in the museums’ collection. 

 Tongva Living History Gardens

Skills: gardening & landscaping, creative, general clean up.

Collections: Artifacts

Skills: lifting 40+ pounds, creative

Assist with exterior artifact display and reorganization.

General Museum Exterior Maintenance

Skills: Creative, art, construction & minor labor

This event is sponsored by the Community Engagement Center at Pitzer College, Scripps College, Western University, Upland High School, Jump Start, the Chaffey Communities Cultural Center, the Cooper Regional History Museum and by a generous grant from the California Campus Compact. For more information please contact Nicholas_romo@pitzer.edu or scott_scoggins@pitzer.edu 909.524-1532

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PITZER’S NATIVE PIPELINE TO COLLEGE GATHERING 

AMERICAN INDIAN HEALTH CAREER LADDER

SATURDAY, DECEMBER 3, 2011

Details: Students from the Native Pipeline to College Summer Program will join Western University of Health Sciences’ 2011-12 Pomona Health Career Ladder (PHCL) and become part of a new high school cohort.

Working alongside the Pomona Health Career Ladder program, the Pipeline to College students will be known as the American Indian Health Career Ladder.

PHCL is entering its fourth year. Its six biomedical career workshops in 2011-12 begin on Oct. 8, 2011 on WesternU’s Pomona, Calif. campus, and are geared toward middle and high school students from Pomona Unified School District. These students one day hope to become doctors, nurses, physician assistants, physical therapists, veterinarians, pharmacists, dentists, optometrists, researchers, and other health professionals.

Saturday Academy for American Indian Health Career Ladder            When: Saturday workshops for the 2011-12 academic year are scheduled from 8:45 a.m. to noon at Western U’s Health Professions Center, 521 E. Third Street.                            2012 dates are:    Feb. 4 ~ March 10 ~ April 21, 2012

••• THEN COME BACK TO PITZER FOR A PIPELINE REUNION •••

SATURDAY, DECEMBER 3, 2011

 Pipeline to College Prep and Interviews 1:30 PM – 3:30 PM

  • We will be interviewing everyone for the creation of a documentary about the project and how its growing and building communities. 
STUDENT VIDEOS
4:00 PM – 5:30 PM 
  • Students will showcase their short films and lead discussion             
DINNER
5:30 PM – 6:30 PM 
CLOSING CEREMONY
6:30 PM – 7:30 PM

PITZER’S NATIVE PIPELINE TO COLLEGE GATHERING 

AMERICAN INDIAN HEALTH CAREER LADDER

SATURDAY, OCTOBER 29, 2011

Details: Students from the Native Pipeline to College Summer Program will join Western University of Health Sciences’ 2011-12 Pomona Health Career Ladder (PHCL) and become part of a new high school cohort.

Working alongside the Pomona Health Career Ladder program, the Pipeline to College students will be known as the American Indian Health Career Ladder.

PHCL is entering its fourth year. Its six biomedical career workshops in 2011-12 begin on Oct. 8, 2011 on WesternU’s Pomona, Calif. campus, and are geared toward middle and high school students from Pomona Unified School District. These students one day hope to become doctors, nurses, physician assistants, physical therapists, veterinarians, pharmacists, dentists, optometrists, researchers, and other health professionals.

When: Saturday workshops for the 2011-12 academic year are scheduled from 8:45 a.m. to noon at WesternU’s Health Professions Center, 521 E. Third Street.

Saturday academy for American Indian Health Career Ladder dates are on:

 Dec. 3 ~ Feb. 4 ~ March 10 ~ April 21, 2012

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PITZER’S NATIVE PIPELINE TO COLLEGE GATHERING 

AMERICAN INDIAN HEALTH CAREER LADDER

SATURDAY, OCTOBER 8, 2011

Details: Students from the Native Pipeline to College Summer Program will join Western University of Health Sciences’ 2011-12 Pomona Health Career Ladder (PHCL) and become part of a new high school cohort.

Working alongside the Pomona Health Career Ladder program, the Pipeline to College students will be known as the American Indian Health Career Ladder.

PHCL is entering its fourth year. Its six biomedical career workshops in 2011-12 begin on Oct. 8, 2011 on WesternU’s Pomona, Calif. campus, and are geared toward middle and high school students from Pomona Unified School District. These students one day hope to become doctors, nurses, physician assistants, physical therapists, veterinarians, pharmacists, dentists, optometrists, researchers, and other health professionals.

When: Saturday workshops for the 2011-12 academic year are scheduled from 8:45 a.m. to noon at WesternU’s Health Professions Center, 521 E. Third Street.

Saturday academy for American Indian Health Career Ladder dates are on:

Oct. 8; Oct. 29; Dec. 3; Feb. 4, 2012; March 10 and April 21 

##### TRAVEL BACK TO PITZER #####

COLLEGE PREP: NEW DORMS LIVING ROOM 1:30 PM – 4:30 PM

Agenda:

  • A Message To Myself: Students will be writing personal statements and identify positive traits in themselves.
  • How to get what you need? Students will be able to explain various approaches to getting needs met.
  • What Is Self-Advocacy? Students will be able to describe the basic concepts of self-advocacy.
  • The Importance Of Indian Humor: Students will be able to recognize the importance of Indian humor in everyday interactions.

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PITZER’S NATIVE PIPELINE TO COLLEGE GATHERING 

COLLEGE FAIR & MOOMPETAM “GATHERING OF THE SALT WATER PEOPLE”

SATURDAY ~ SEPTEMBER 17, 2011

FIELD TRIP DETAILSPitzer’s Native Pipeline to College will be attending a “College Fair” in the City of Commerce and Moompetam “Gathering of the Salt Water People” a Native American cultural event at the Aquarium of the Pacific in the City of Long Beach.

DEPARTUREPlease have your child at Pitzer College in the East Mesa Parking lot (on the corner of Claremont Blvd & 9th Street) no later than 9:00 AM.

RETURNWe will return to Pitzer College by 7:00 PM.

MEALSLunch and dinner will be provided but we ask students to bring snacks for the day.

TRANSPORTATIONStudents will be driven in the personal cars of the college mentors/chaperones.