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Santa Rosa Junior College International Student Weiwei Zhan

Weiwei Zhan from China: Studying Computer Science at Santa Rosa Junior College

This is an exerpt of an interview with international student Weiwei Zhan. For the rest of the interview, go to Study in the USA.   WHAT WAS YOUR BIGGEST SURPRISE about studying in the U.S.? The biggest surprise about U.S. life and education is... Continue Reading

Student Story: Junki Hamano

Junki Hamano, from Japan, received his associates degree from SRJC in business this May. He hopes to attend UC Irvine in the fall.   What brought you to Santa Rosa Junior College? My career of studying abroad started when I transferred from my... Continue Reading
SRJC alumnus Abdul Razak leading a workshop for women farmers in Northwest Ghana.

Alumni Success Story

Northwest Ghana - Abdul Razak completed training in agricultural science from Santa Rosa Junior College. Razak is now applying what he learned at SRJC to help educate farmers in his native country of Ghana become food secure and improve their... Continue Reading
Santa Rosa Junior College International Student Program

SRJC International Student Featured on Study in the USA

Kana Tran, an international student was recently interviewed by Study in the USA. Read the original article on the Study in the USA website.   WHY DID YOU DECIDE TO STUDY IN THE USA? I have always been interested in international relations and... Continue Reading

SRJC Alum in International pastry competition

Santa Rosa Junior College Culinary Arts alumnus Robert Nieto is representing the US this week at a major international competition in France. The USA Pastry Team will compete in the Mondial des Arts Sucres (MDAS) in Paris. The team is composed of... Continue Reading
International student winners of Big Ad Challenge

Big Ad Challenge Winners for 3rd Straight Year

Five international students enrolled in a Santa Rosa Junior College advertising class took top honors in the 2017 winner-take-all $25,000 Big Ad Challenge with a unique campaign designed to support and promote the Community Child Care Council (4Cs)... Continue Reading
The Economic Value of an Education at Santa Rosa Junior College

The Economic Value of a Santa Rosa Junior College Education

Education has the power to raise students’ earning potential and increase their employability. In a study conducted by Economic Modeling Specialists International, Santa Rosa Junior College students were expected to receive higher wages that will... Continue Reading
Santa Rosa Junior College debate champions

SRJC Debate Champions

  On a campus featuring a beautifully restored historic mission, the SRJC debate team resumed its season by winning the parliamentary debate tournament championships at Santa Clara University. Santa Rosa continued to amass national season... Continue Reading
Santa Rosa Junior College international students Percy Diamini

International Student Testimony: Percy Dlamini

SRJC Student, Pathology Lab Assistant at Santa Rosa Memorial Hospital -   SRJC student Percy Dlamini applied online for over 200 jobs before he finally got an interview at Santa Rosa Memorial Hospital, followed by a job offer as a Pathology Lab... Continue Reading
SRJC President Dr. Chong with International Students

Spring 2018 Welcome Days

On January 8th and 9th Santa Rosa Junior College welcomed 25 new international students at the Spring 2018 International Student Program Welcome Days. Students were introduced to campus procedures and strategies to succeed in American higher... Continue Reading