Congratulations to our High School Summer Interns!

Congratulations to these ten high school juniors who were accepted to the Allied Health Academy and Anaheim Innovative Mentoring Experience (AIME) Summer Internship Program! These students went through an extensive application and interviewing process before being chosen among many students. For the AIME Summer Internship Program, these students will be placed in a health-focused site where they will work with experienced individuals in a professional environment to gain valuable skills and knowledge to use in their future careers. In addition, they will be awarded a $1,000 scholarship for completing this 7-week experience. This internship program is a partnership between the Anaheim Union High School District, OCAPICA, and Cal State Fullerton, and is funded by Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.

We would like to congratulate the following students for taking advantage of this remarkable opportunity!

  • Alliyah Bernales
  • Eva Gomez
  • Jennifer Marquez
  • Kimberly Rodriguez
  • Jason Bulatao
  • Brianna Mendez
  • Jocelyn Pineda
  • Ester Plavdjian
  • Laisha Valle
  • Brithany Miranda
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Upcoming Event: Empowering the Next Generation of Innovative Minds

The Chicanos/Latinos for Community Medicine (CCM) and the Latino Medical Student Association (LMSA) at the University of California Irvine are hosting their first annual college prep conference titled “Empowering the Next Generation of Innovative Minds”. The event is taking place at the University of California, Irvine Medical School on Saturday April 22, 2017 and is open, free of cost, to all students and parents who are interested in gaining information about college admissions, financial aid, and advice on how to transition from high school to college.

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KP & AIME Field Trip

On April 24, 2017, Magnolia High School students will be participating in an event hosted by Anaheim’s Innovative Mentoring Experience (AIME) program. In partnership with Kaiser Permanete, the AIME program is looking to empower students in the Anaheim Union High School District succeed in their future goals and aspirations.

The introductory meeting will provide students an overview of the program and for Kaiser Permanente professionals to interact with students applying for the summer program. For more details about the event, please refer to the flyers attached below!

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Transitioning to College Workshop

The Orange Country Department of Education (OCDE) is hosting a workshop titled “Transition to College” on May 11, 2017 from 5:00 PM to 9:00 PM. The workshop is looking to help improve families’ knowledge about going to college. With separate sets of workshop sessions for students and parents/guardians, everyone will gain a better understanding of the ins and outs that college has to offer.

To register or get more information about the workshop, please refer to the flyer below!

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New Opportunities & Upcoming Deadlines

 

Allied Health Academy Enters its Second Year at Magnolia High School!

With the start of a new school year, the Allied Health Academy has entered its second year of programming with Magnolia High School! AHA is excited to provide more activities and opportunities for new and returning students. Up until now, students have been exposed to different topics related to health and professional careers. With more planned for the rest of the school year, we are excited to follow and help guide students as they pursue their aspirations!

Allied Health Academy Launches at Western High School!

We are so excited to announce that we have expanded our Allied Health Academy from Magnolia High School to include Western High School! With over 40 students who attended our orientation, we are excited to start working with these students to accomplish their goals! So far we have introduced students to topics related to health case scenarios, health in the news, and health careers such as forensic pathology and medical illustration. We are beyond excited to see what the rest of the school year will hold!

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Sora Park Tanjasiri Scholarship – NOW OPEN!

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  • Up to $1,000 awarded
  • Pacific Islander undergraduate or graduate student at 2yr. or 4yr institution in OC, LA, or SD
  • Pursuing degree in health, public health, or health science field
  • Submit essay or video

*Rolling Deadline: Scholarship will remain open until slots are filled*

For application, click here: Sora Scholarship 2016-17