MAPin is a collective of career pathways and college programs designed to provide students with resources to explore, identify and develop their academic and career pathway goals. On Wednesday, May 17th MAPin hosted Career Pathways Day at Foothill College's newly constructed Sunnyvale Center. Over 200 students from 5 partnered institutions participated in educational workshops, in-depth subject related breakout sessions and a Foothill College program fair with lunch. Industry experts within the fields of Advance Manufacturing, Engineering, Information Communication Technology, Health Sciences, and Public Services were on hand to share their expertise.
We invited Industry Experts within the fields of Advance Manufacturing, Engineering, Information Communication Technology, Health Sciences, & Public Services.
The Foothill College Pharmacy Technician Certificate Program
Neelam Jha, a part-time instructor from the Pharmacy Technician Certificate Program explaining the course curriculum.
San Lu the Disability & Compliant Supervisor assisting Neelam Jha with "Prescription Jelly Bean Pills" for the students, side effects may include smiling and laughing.
Lunches Provided by the Southwest Bay Area Regional Consortium (SB 1070)
On their lunch break, students were encouraged to ask questions, network with faculty, industry professionals and other students. Lunch time activities also included registering for the grand prize raffle and taking selfies with the giant Instagram sign.
The magic that happens at MAPin Pathway Days.
A short highlight video of the days events.