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Archive Events 2009-2010

Archive Pictures & Events 2009-2010

ERA Welcome Reception
The ERA Welcome Reception informed ERA students and their families about the transfer pathway and gave them an opportunity to meet with their mentors.  The event took place on campus January 30th, 2010.  Over 245 students and parents attended the event.  Dinner was serve and performances such as dancing and singing took place.  The ERA Welcome Reception was a success and help clarify many concerns about the transfer pathway.  To view the agenda or pictures, click the following links.
Agenda or Pictures
 
ERA Financial Aid Workshop
The purpose of the Financial Aid Workshop was to help students complete their Free Application For Student Aid by guiding them through the process.  The event took place on campus February 13th , 2010 with all students successfully completing their FAFSA. To view the agenda or pictures, click the following links.
Agenda or Pictures

ERA High School Transfer Conference
The purpose of the High School Transfer Conference (HSTC) was to inform Central Valley students and parents about the next steps towards transferring from the California Community College.  The event took place on campus February 27th , 2010.  Workshops focusing on the Importance of Parental Support, Paying for College, US Systems of Higher Education and many more were presented.  Over 140 students and parents attended the HSTC, breakfast was serve and many raffle prizes were won.  To view the agenda or pictures, click the following links.
Agenda1/Agenda2(Spanish) or Pictures

ERA UC Santa Cruz Trip
ERA students who attended the UC Santa Cruz field trip were able to explore and learn about a University outside of the Central Valley.  Students participated in activities such as campus tour, presentations from various resource centers and campus units, meeting current students, and visiting the Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk.  The event took place on March 19th, 2010 with approximately 50 students.  To view the agenda or pictures, click the following links.
Agenda or Pictures 

ERA Community College Visit
The purpose of the Community College Visits were to allow ERA students the opportunity to receive an in-depth tour of their future school and acquaint students to resources and services that will be available to them.  Students were able to finish their community college orientations.  The events took place on April 23rd, 2010 and May 7th, 2010.  To view the agenda or pictures, click the following links.
MercedCC Agenda/MaderaCC Agenda or Pictures 

ERA End of the Year Banquet

As the end of the school year approached, the ERA Program found it fitting to have an End of the Year Banquet to congratulate all ERA students for participating in the ERA Program and committing to continuing their education.  The event took place on campus May 30th, 2010 with students and parents attending. Students and parents were able to learn about the next steps after high school towards transferring and meet with a Transfer Counselor from Merced College.  To view the agenda or pictures, click the following links.
Agenda or Pictures 

ERA Summer Transfer Academy & Resources for Success
Over the summer, the ERA program had their annual Summer Transfer Academy & Resources for Success (STARS) event.  The event is a three day, two night stay at UC Merced.  The event took place on June 25th - June 27th of 2010.  Over 40 students participated in the event and activities throughout the three days.  Students were able to attend class together, socialize, and participate in dorm games.  Overall, the STARS program was a success with many students experiencing the UC Merced academic life.  To view the agenda or pictures, click the following links.
Agenda or Pictures