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Accounting Student Success Story – Xiomara Hernandez

Accounting Student Success Story – Xiomara Hernandez Xiomara M. Hernandez was born in El Salvador, Central America. She moved to the United States when she was 12 years old, and learned English shortly after.  She currently works as a Finance Associate for the Stanford Woods Institute for the Environment. Previously she has worked as an Administrative Assistant in the Stanford’s School of Medicine Pathology Department, and was an Account Manager at the Stanford Blood Center. Xiomara attended Cañada College and received an A.S. in Accounting and Business Administration. After graduating from Cañada College, she attended Palo Alto University and graduated with a B.S. degree in Business Psychology. She is currently a graduate student at San Francisco State, and will graduate with an Executive MBA, class of 2019.

What do you love about the Cañada College campus? Cañada College has a beautiful view, you feel like you are sitting on top of the world. The staff was always helpful and teachers w…

Thanksgiving Holiday Campus Hours on Nov. 22, 2017

Dear Campus Community,
As we prepare for the end of the fall semester, the Thanksgiving holiday break is a wonderful time to pause and reflect.  Our students, faculty and staff have worked hard this semester, and the fruits of that hard work are about to be realized.
Thanksgiving is traditionally a time where we gather with our family and friends.  It’s important to remember that Cañada College is part of your family as well.  We study together, teach together, support each other in times of need, agree and disagree with one another.  We depend on one another to achieve our shared mission and to do so with civility and collegiality.  We’re thankful for the good work that we do, helping our students to change their lives and achieve their dreams.  I want to extend my personal thanks to all of you for all of the good work that you do.
In preparation for the upcoming Thanksgiving Recess, I wanted to share that the following departments will be closed or hold reduced hours on Wednesday, No…

Donations Needed for the College Jacket & Toy Drive

Donations Needed for the College Jacket & Toy Drive

What's Happening at Cañada: Week of November 13, 2017