FALLBROOK – The Fallbrook chapter of AAUW met at the Fallbrook Regional Health District for a ceremony to celebrate the installation of new officers, introduction of the new board, plus congratulating the scholarship and Tech Trek winners.
Eleven graduating AVID seniors received scholarships from AAUW. Certificates given by scholarship committee members Carolyn Thom, Karen Trapane and Elizabeth Ward were presented to recipients Abigail Battenschlag, Alicia Tomas, Angelica Benitez, Ashley Romero, Dulce Ramos Lopez, Jassmin Cerda, Karen Ramirez, Lilliana Navarrette Martinez, Lizabeth, Rodas, Sara Solano, and Stephanie Aguilar.
Five entering eighth graders were recipients of Tech Trek scholarships to a weeklong science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) summer camp at UC San Diego, hosted by AAUW California, which is a program of the American Association of University Women: Isla Lewis, Layla Ruth Cortez, Lilia Rubilin Suarez, Savanna Rhiannon Wagner, and Tallulah Love Laurenson.
Submitted by the Fallbrook chapter of AAUW.