ESL professor pursues success with his students

ESL professor pursues success with his students

Lawrence Hamilton Lawson is the recipient of Palomar’s 2018-19 Distinguished Full-Time Faculty Award. SAN MARCOS — When he is in the classroom, helping students launch into higher education by learning English, Lawrence Hamilton Lawson likes to say that “practice...
Woodworking student hand-crafting a career in North County

Woodworking student hand-crafting a career in North County

The 21-year-old Vista resident grew up helping his father on landscaping jobs. Today, with skills learned at Palomar College, he is pursuing a passion for working with his hands. SAN MARCOS — Misael Venancio came to Palomar College with a vague plan to study computer...
Student leader found her voice at Palomar College

Student leader found her voice at Palomar College

As Amber Bancroft settles into her year as Associated Student Government (ASG) President, she has her sights set on a career in Biomedical Engineering. SAN MARCOS — When the fall semester began, the students at Palomar College were newly represented by a 21-year-old...
New director for Palomar’s thriving EME program

New director for Palomar’s thriving EME program

The job market for paramedics is projected to grow by 25 percent in the next five years. At Palomar College, Sarah DeSimone leads a team that’s training the next generation of life-savers. ESCONDIDO — For Sarah DeSimone, the memorable patients come to mind quickly and...
New education centers drive enrollment growth at Palomar College

New education centers drive enrollment growth at Palomar College

Enrollments are up across Palomar Community College District, as fall semester numbers exceed expectations at Fallbrook’s North Education Center and the South Education Center in Rancho Bernardo. NORTH COUNTY — The number of Full-Time Equivalent students enrolled at...