College recognized for work experience and internship excellence

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College of the Canyons was recognized for work Experience and internship excellence.

College of the Canyons has been presented with three awards from the California Internship & Work Experience Association (CIWEA), including the prestigious 2017 Outstanding College Work Experience and the Internship Program Award.

In addition, CIWEA awarded a COC veteran student with the $1,000 Bernard L. Hyink Student Scholarship in recognition of the student’s recent internship at Pulchella Winery. The award marks the second consecutive year that a COC student has received this honor.

The Cooperative Work Experience Education (CWEE) department is a member of CIWEA, California’s leading professional association for educators and employers dedicated to supporting internship and work experience programs in higher education.