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2014-06-04 23:14:08

John Volek served as NATYCAA’s President from 2010-11 and retired as AD at Sierra College in 2011 after eight years at the helm. He was also named the Under Armour Athletic Director of the year in 2011. Rocklin, CA (PRWEB) June 04, 2014 John Volek, who led Sierra College to national athletic prominence in the 2000’s, will be inducted into the National Alliance of Two Year College Athletic Administrators(NATYCAA) Hall of Fame Monday, June 9, at the NATYCAA Convention in Orlando, FL....

2014-05-23 23:08:36

The Gene Haas Foundation provided five $2,000 Machining Technology Scholarships for Rocklin High School graduating seniors who plan to become engineers as a result of their experiences in the Engineering Support Technology lab that was built with support from the Sierra College STEM Collaborative. Rocklin, CA (PRWEB) May 23, 2014 Five Rocklin High School graduates will each benefit from $2,000 Machining Technology Scholarships from the Gene Haas Foundation to further their Advanced...

2014-03-29 23:04:37

The intent of the Love Your Body Week is to call attention to negative and harmful advertising and its impact on peoples' self esteem. Rocklin, CA (PRWEB) March 29, 2014 Beginning Monday April 7 through Friday April 11, Sierra College Rocklin campus will present the eighth annual Love Your Body Week. Love Your Body Week is an interdisciplinary event fully conceptualized, organized, and executed by Sierra College faculty, staff, and students. The week of events celebrates the human...

2014-02-05 23:27:22

On Thursday, February 20, Sacramento employers can learn new ways to increase efficiency and better meet customers’ needs during a one-day Lean Office Workshop offered by the Continuous Improvement Network in partnership with Institute for Quality Public Services (IQPS) and Sierra College CACT. Rocklin, CA (PRWEB) February 05, 2014 The Continuous Improvement Network (CIN) will present a one-day Lean Office Workshop on Thursday, Feb. 20 from 8 AM to 5 PM at Casa Garden Restaurant &...

2013-11-10 23:03:01

GTECH hosted a special dedication ceremony and ribbon cutting at the new Sierra College Veterans Center to celebrate the lab's official opening on Friday, November 8, 2013. Rocklin, CA (PRWEB) November 10, 2013 GTECH, along with area veterans and Sierra College administration, celebrated the opening of a brand new technology center today at the Sierra College Veteran’s Center (SCVC) in Rocklin with an official ribbon-cutting ceremony. The center’s technology was donated by GTECH....

2013-11-06 23:28:45

After high school STEM students toured local businesses as part of the National Manufacturers Day, teachers are using the experience to help students refine their interest in Advanced Manufacturing careers and bringing real world applications into their classrooms. Rocklin, CA (PRWEB) November 06, 2013 The tours of Sacramento area companies organized by Sierra College Center for Applied Competitive Technologies(CACT) and the Sierra Science, Technology, Engineering & Math (STEM)...

2013-10-01 23:34:30

Sacramento advanced manufacturing firms RobbJack, Progressive Technology and Harris & Bruno International are hosting facility tours for high school students in celebration of National Manufacturing Day in early October with support from the Sierra College STEM Collaborative and the Center for Applied Competitive Technologies. Rocklin, CA (PRWEB) October 01, 2013 On Friday, Oct. 4, the nation will celebrate National Manufacturing Day with businesses offering tours to demonstrate...

2013-06-21 23:04:11

The Sierra College Foundation Presents a musical revue of songs from Broadway Musicals. This lively and uplifting show is guaranteed to bring some fun into summertime and leave the audience with smiling faces. Rocklin, CA (PRWEB) June 21, 2013 Sierra College is proud to present Broadway at Sierra 2013. Experience Broadway with a local twist! A cast of 25 singers and dancers will give you the show you've been waiting for with numbers from dozens of Broadway musicals, all woven into a...

2013-06-14 23:04:11

A new mural commissioned by the Sierra College Rocklin Campus Math and Art Departments and designed by local artist Cathy Rowe will be unveiled on Monday, June 24, 2013, in the V-Building on the Rocklin Campus. Rocklin, CA (PRWEB) June 14, 2013 Sierra College unveils a new permanent mural at the Rocklin Campus on Monday, June 24. Local artist Cathy Rowe was chosen from a large pool of applicants to create this work of art for the Sierra College Math Department to be installed in the...

2013-06-06 23:01:39

Creating entrepreneurs was an unexpected result of the training provided in the Rocklin High School Technology Lab, supported by the Sierra College STEM Collaborative. As the school year ends, students who invented race car tow hooks, medical lab testing equipment and other projects will use applied critical thinking and technical know-how to build their businesses and make career plans. Rocklin, CA (PRWEB) June 06, 2013 When Pete Oxenham, a senior at Rocklin High School, graduates this...


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  • A small crescent-shaped structure or marking, especially the white area at the base of a fingernail that resembles a half-moon.
This word is a diminutive of the Latin 'luna,' moon.
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