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Pizza for a cause

Pizza for a cause

Buy pizza at Rick's Pizza on Jan. 7 and help a father get a much-needed kidney transplant.

From 11:30 a.m. to 10 p.m. dine-in and pick-up purchases made using the flier above will have 1/4 of proceeds go towards Jay Callahan's kidney transplant.

Callahan was hit by a truck, causing his injury and need for a transplant. His family is hoping to raise the money so he can afford the transplant so that they can have more time with their father and grandfather.

 

Taj M. Khan Elected Delta College Board President

Taj M. Khan Elected Delta College Board President

Delta College's Board of Trustees elected Taj M. Khan as its new president for 2013-14 at its Dec. 17 meeting. Mr. Khan assumed his duties as board president immediately after the vote, replacing Lisa Turner, who served out her one-year term as president.

Congratulations to Delta College's Psychiatric Technicians and Nurses

Congratulations to Delta College's Psychiatric Technicians and Nurses

Congratulations to our Psychiatric Technicians and Nurses; great career choices! The Psych Tech Certificate Ceremony will take place on Dec 18, 7pm, & the Nursing Pinning Ceremony will take place Dec. 19, 7pm, both at Atherton Auditorium. Let’s see your favorite event photo!
Interested in a Nursing or Psych Tech career?
AS Degree Nursing Program: http://bit.ly/1fzEt8D
Psych Tech Program: http://bit.ly/1dHHNMU

Delta College Hosts SkillsUSA Regional Competition, Feb. 1

Delta College Hosts SkillsUSA Regional Competition, Feb. 1

For the 4th year in a row, San Joaquin Delta College will host the SkillsUSA Region 5 Competition on Saturday, February 1. The proceedings start at 9 a.m. in Atherton Auditorium, with the day’s competitions taking place throughout the campus.

SkillsUSA is a national nonprofit organization that partners with students, teachers and industry to ensure America has a skilled workforce. The goal is to help prepare students for careers in trade, technical and skilled service occupations. The organization has 13-thousand chapters with almost
15-thousand instructors and administrators as members. Statewide, there are over 3600 competitors in six regions.

Mariachi Meets Metal at the Brewhouse 12/17

Mariachi Meets Metal at the Brewhouse 12/17

On Tuesday December 17th the landscape of music in Modesto will be forever changed.

Metalachi the first and only Mariachi Metal band will descend on the 209 like something unseen in the dark with horns wailing and violins playing songs that are familiar but at the same time sounding like they are from a distant (well not so) land.

Metalachi has been gaining popularity all over with their interpretation of classic Metal songs by the likes of Metalica, Slayer, Led Zeppelin, Motorhead, Guns n Roses and Ozzy among others. They are not to be missed.

Delta Drama presents “The Children’s Hour” by Lillian Hellman

Delta Drama presents “The Children’s Hour” by Lillian Hellman

Delta Drama presents “The Children’s Hour” by Lillian Hellman, Dec 12-14, 8 p.m.; Dec 15, 2 p.m. at the Tillie Lewis Theatre.

Directed by Adrienne Sher, this drama is set in an all-girls boarding school run by two women. A spoiled, conniving student gets in trouble and runs away. In order to avoid being sent back, she starts a malicious rumor about the two headmistresses.

The scandal rocks the foundation of the school and changes the lives of the teachers forever.

Tickets: Adults $12; Students & Seniors $10

Box Office: http://bit.ly/YRbUyg
209-954-5110

“A political Perspective” of Delta College Students

“A political Perspective” of Delta College Students

Delta’s Poly Sci students present their research findings to the community with “A political Perspective” in the North Forum on Dec 10 & Thur Dec 12, 12:30-1:25pm. POLY SCI 15 students will present a variety of political, local, and yes - hot button issues! Do you agree? See you there!
The public is welcome.
Topics/More Info: http://bit.ly/IBE6ia