The first-ever UCLA Send-Off for the Central Valley Bruins of California!
Hosted at the new Washington Unified School District office in Easton, CA, this event brought together Bruin alumni from throughout Central California to meet and greet new incoming Bruins and current UCLA students.
Special guests included students and counselors +Mike Toste
, Larry Chang, Erica Ramirez and +Priscilla Villalobos
from Washington Union High School in Easton.
A special "thank you" to WUSD Director of Food Services +Suzanne Dias
for her impressive job with food; WUSD Assistant to the Superintendent +Cathy Green
for the event's finishing touches; WUSD Superintendent +John Pestorich
and WUDS CBO +Chris Vaz
for allowing the CV Bruins to use their spectacular facility; WUSD I-T Assistant, +Sal Fonseca
for A/V assistance; +Margaret Barra
for managing the food table; UCLA Alumna +K.J. Roberts
for managing the Welcome table and, lastly, UCLA's Katherine Derrault and Amber Buggs for their help and encouragement to host our event.
We are looking forward to an even bigger send-off in 2016!