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Five IVC Students Selected for Competitive CITI Program

Friday, December 10, 2021

cupid-project-brings-career-opportunities-to-students-across-california-768x432.jpegCITI Ventures and NexusEdge Education selected five IVC students for the fall cohort of the CITI University Partnerships in Innovation & Discovery (CUPID) Program. Shivum Berry, Vivian Du, Chase Nortman, Mya Thanegi Soe, and Elisa Marconell Tejedor, all IVC business students, were five of the eight students selected statewide. The CUPID Program is intended to develop a pipeline of California community college students from which to recruit for employment. The Capstone to Career project through CUPID allows students to test the waters in a real-world, experiential format and is more simplified than a formal internship process. Student teams from across the state get put into teams where they work with their CITI project managers and mentors in New York City on a 7-week project. Read more...