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Pvt. Dino Granzella (left), Cpt. Brandon Hartman (center), and Kristopher Klix (right) walk the track on Nov. 14 at Chabot College in Hayward, Calif. during a Veteran’s Day event. [DENISE OLBERG/STAFF PHOTO]

Student Veteran’s Organization honor Veteran’s day at Chabot

The Student Veteran’s Organization hosted a field day on Nov. 13, in honor of Veteran’s Day. The event was held at the Chabot track and field at noon followed by a BBQ feast afterwards. Students and veterans were welcomed to participate in a series of physical activities that included: tug of war, shot put toss, […]

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Karl Malantes, author of "What it is Like to Go to War" gets emotional as he speaks to the crowd gathered in the Performing Arts Center in Hayward, Calif. on October 6, 2014.

Karl Marlantes triggers emotions in the PAC

In partnership with Cal Humanities and the Hayward Public Library, Chabot College welcomed Karl Marlantes, author of “What it Is Like to go to War” to the Performing Arts Center on Oct. 6, 2014. Accompanied by Mary Menzel of the California Center, Marlantes spoke in depth about his book and the repercussions of Post-Traumatic Stress […]

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Scholarship named in memory of employee

The Admissions and Records and Counseling departments of Chabot College will be jointly hosting a silent auction March 17 to raise funds for the newly established MaryLou Cisneros Memorial Veterans Scholarship. The auction will take place in building 700 with bidding starting at 11:30 a.m. and ending at 1:30 p.m. Those wishing to contribute to […]

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Local Heroes:

Chabot Veteran’s profile Charles Vital, a 33-year-old Louisiana native who resides in Hayward, is a Chabot College student and a military veteran. Vital enlisted in the United States Army from March 1999 to 2005 as a 91 Whiskey, which is a combat medic. After completing boot camp and advanced training he was stationed at Fort […]

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Student veterans gathering on campus

Club Profile: Student Veterans Organization of Chabot College “Students helping students.” That’s the slogan of a new club on campus, the Student Veterans Organization of Chabot College. The club’s mission statement reads, “Our mission is to support veterans by providing assistance and access to financial aid, administration, academic support, and an avenue for open discussion, […]

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