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Kaplan College’s Modesto Campus to Host Graduation Ceremony for 295 Students Wednesday

First Graduation Ceremony Since Name Change

Wednesday, October 29, 2008 7:08 am CDT

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MODESTO, Calif.

The Kaplan College Modesto campus will hold a graduation ceremony on Wednesday, Oct. 29, for 295 students. The ceremony will take place at 6:30 p.m. at the Modesto Center Plaza in Harvest Hall at 1000 L. St., Modesto, Calif. This ceremony will mark the first class graduating under the Kaplan College name.

Students will be recognized for earning associate degrees or diplomas in one of seven programs in the legal or allied health fields. Upon graduation, students may be eligible for entry-level positions in their field of study, many of which are in high demand throughout the state. According to the Statewide California Occupational Projections, Labor Market Information Division, State of California Employment Development Department, respiratory therapy positions are expected to increase by 22 percent, dental assistant positions by 40 percent and medical assistant positions by 35.7 percent from 2006 to 2016.

The Kaplan College Modesto campus is accredited by the Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges of Technology (ACCSCT). ACCSCT is listed as a nationally recognized accrediting agency by the United States Department of Education.

The Kaplan College Modesto campus October 2008 graduates are as follows:

Associate of Arts

Criminal Justice

Hillary Andrews, Modesto, CA

Justin Avara, Riverbank, CA

Ana Barajas, Patterson, CA

Blanca Campozano, Modesto, CA

James Carpenter, Lodi, CA

Sonia Castillo, Turlock, CA

Jose Chavarin, Modesto, CA

Michelle Correa, Salida, CA

Dominick Enriques, Modesto, CA

Juan Guillen, Livingston, CA

Bolivar Lopez, Turlock, CA

Methyia Maldonado, Tracy, CA

LeQuisha Maxwell, Modesto, CA

Derrick Robbins, Modesto, CA

Timothy Robinson, Modesto, CA

Juan Rodriguez, Newman, CA

Alicia Ruiz, Riverbank, CA

Alicia Saldivar, Modesto, CA

Karn Sandhu, Livingston, CA

Anna Serrano, Riverbank, CA

James Thano,Stockton, CA

Carmensia Tucker, Modesto, CA

Melissa Weldy, Escalon, CA

Jose Zamora, Turlock, CA

Associate of Occupational Studies

Respiratory Therapy

Crystal Acosta, Stockton, CA

Nicole Bettencourt, Lodi, CA

Phillip Cabusas, Ceres, CA

Christopher Carella, Modesto, CA

Palanivelu Chenapiah, Modesto, CA

Soeuy Collins, Modesto, CA

Steven Cox, Modesto, CA

Matt Crandal, Modesto, CA

Roby David, Modesto, CA

Sandra Deltoro, Delhi, CA

Allison Dobbs, Modesto, CA

Teresa Garcia, Modesto, CA

Kelly Gonzalez, Riverbank, CA

Alisa Gutierrez, Modesto, CA

Christal Haskins, Manteca, CA

George Ignatius, Stockton, CA

Sarah Naughton, Modesto, CA

Laurie Owensby, Manteca, CA

Noel Pagsolingan, Tracy, CA

Jennifer Rettig, Manteca, CA

Jennifer Seelhoff, Manteca, CA

Sangeeta Singh, Turlock, CA

Soy Taing, Stockton, CA

Jake Taylor, Modesto, CA

Claudia Verduzco-Vallery, Stockton, CA

Sarah Watkins, Modesto, CA

Diploma

Dental Assistant

Tanaya Baumgarte, Modesto, CA

Stephanie Bodder, Turlock, CA

Eloisa Contreras, Patterson, CA

Adela De Huerta, Manteca, CA

Julie Emery, Merced, CA

Zorayda Estrada, Modesto, CA

Joanna Flores, Modesto, CA

Jesica Garza, Patterson, CA

Coby Grubeck, Modesto, CA

Beatriz Jimenez, Modesto, CA

Sharlin Khelawan, Ceres, CA

Anita Laffoon, Riverbank, CA

Stephanie Maddex, Escalon, CA

Christine Martinez, Delhi, CA

John Mendoza, Modesto, CA

Lacey MORGAN, Turlock, CA

Shaleen Nath, Modesto, CA

Justine Noriega, Salida, CA

Javier Padilla, Modesto, CA

Jessica Pascasio, Patterson, CA

Josefina Ritchotte, Modesto, CA

Michelle Rodriguez, Lodi, CA

Chelsea Saenz, Livingston, CA

Amber Sheley, Salida, CA

Melissa Tate, Modesto, CA

Natalie Tocco, Modesto, CA

Andreah Vizcaino, Riverbank, CA

Diploma

Medical Assistant

Gloria Anaya, Modesto, CA

Tina Archuleta, Ceres, CA

Mary Armstrong, Modesto, CA

Cristal Arzate, Newman, CA

Natalie Aschbacher, Merced, CA

Nairoby Avila, Modesto, CA

Erika Ayala, Modesto, CA

April Balbuena, Manteca, CA

Eliza Balderas, Newman, CA

Melissah Ball, Modesto, CA

Blanca Barajas, Ceres, CA

Carina Barragan, Turlock, CA

Charlyn Bigham, Modesto, CA

Rebecca Boatman, Modesto, CA

Amber Bosch, Ceres, CA

Jessica Briseno, Modesto, CA

Holly Byers, Salida, CA

Carolina Cabanillas, Ceres, CA

Vicky Camacho, Modesto, CA

Sandy Campos, Ceres, CA

Maria Canchola, Livingston, CA

Marisa Cardenas, Modesto, CA

Dawn Carraway, Modesto, CA

Cindy Cathcart, Ceres, CA

Denyse Cerna, Newman, CA

Ann Chacon, Ceres, CA

Stephaney Cortes-Alvarado, Lathrop, CA

Yadira De La Cruz, Turlock, CA

Beatrice Delgado, Ceres, CA

Reanna DeLima, Riverbank, CA

Lona Dellinger, Modesto, CA

Yesenia Diaz, Modesto, CA

Krista Douglas, Modesto, CA

Heather Ekstrom, Modesto, CA

Andreia Enes, Hilmar, CA

Victoria Espinoza, Atwater, CA

Yesenia Espinoza, Modesto, CA

Mavel Esquivez, Newman, CA

Stacy Fraguglia, Turlock, CA

Kristina Fudge, Waterford, CA

Laura Garcia, Salida, CA

Tatiana Garcia, Salida, CA

Alejandra Garibay, Patterson, CA

Jeremy Garlit, San Jose, CA

Alexis Gonzales, Modesto, CA

Zujey Gonzalez, Riverbank, CA

Hazel Graham, Modesto, CA

Cynthia Gray, Manteca, CA

Nate Guardado, Ceres, CA

Sara Hall, Ripon, CA

Jennifer Henson, Tracy, CA

Hernandez, Alejandra, Turlock, CA

Elisabeth Hernandez, Ceres, CA

Ernestina Infante, Oakdale, CA

Stacy Keldsen, Copperopolis, CA

Aimee Kram, Modesto, CA

Kayla Kravich, La Grange, CA

Samantha Lal, Modesto, CA

Mayra Ledesma, Modesto, CA

Ashley Lillion, Oakdale

Jessica Lopez, Modesto, CA

Angelica Lopez-Macias, Delhi, CA

Adriana Lozano, Modesto, CA

Kamisha Lyles, Tracy, CA

Amandeep Masuta, Livingston, CA

Ashley McDonald, Tracy, CA

Jacklyn McMahan, Waterford, CA

Amanda Medrano, Modesto, CA

Theresa Metzger, Turlock, CA

Megan Miner, Turlock, CA

Stephanie Mireles, Riverbank, CA

Monica Molano, Patterson, CA

Donny Naylor, Oakdale, CA

Alejandra Neri, Lathrop, CA

Larrisa Newnam, Ceres, CA

Alexander Niblett, Ceres, CA

Lavida Nunez, Modesto, CA

Fabian Orozco, Escalon, CA

Crystal Pacheco, Turlock, CA

Charles Padilla, Turlock, CA

Nicole Pasillas, Modesto, CA

Biridiana Perez, Newman, CA

Denise Perryman, Riverbank, CA

Tiffany Pinder, Tracy, CA

Melissa Pineda, Modesto, CA

Virginia Pineda-Soto, Patterson, CA

Charlene Ponce, Oakdale, CA

Cynthia Ponce, Modesto, CA

Maria Prado, Oakdale, CA

Venecia Ramirez Monge, Modesto, CA

Crystal Ramos, Turlock, CA

Andrea Rege, Modesto, CA

Jessica Reyes, Patterson, CA

Vanessa Rivera, Salida, CA

Claudia Rocha, Tracy, CA

Jennifer Rodgers, Atwater, CA

Daisy Rodriguez, Escalon, CA

Norma Rodriguez, Turlock, CA

Leticia Rojas, Modesto, CA

Sheila Ruano, Turlock, CA

Miguel Ruiz, Modesto, CA

Brenda Salazar, Turlock, CA

Sheena Saldivar, Manteca, CA

Ana Sanchez, Turlock, CA

Joselyn Sanchez, Ceres, CA

Lizett Sanchez, Ceres, CA

Sharon Sandhu, Livingston, CA

Adam Sandoval, Modesto, CA

Valerie Sandoval, Modesto, CA

Grace Sarmento, Manteca, CA

Kitty Servantes, Ceres, CA

Jessica Servin, Turlock, CA

Sarah Silva-Robinson, Modesto, CA

Carrie Stewart, Los Banos, CA

Beverly Summerlot, Hughson, CA

Stephanie Tapia, Oakdale, CA

Chenda Theam, Manteca, CA

Bounta Thongthap, Modesto, CA

Katherine Toepfer, Modesto, CA

Felicia Torres-Aguilar, Merced, CA

Larina Tyler, Turlock, CA

Juan Valdez, San Jose, CA

Mayra Valdovinos, Denair, CA

Jessica Valenzuela, Newman, CA

Yesenia Valenzuela, Newman, CA

Alicia Vasquez, Delhi, CA

Yvette Vasquez, Modesto, CA

Erika Vides, Tracy, CA

Erika Vieyra, Turlock, CA

Daniela Villafana, Westley, CA

Abigail Williams, Tracy, CA

Brittney Williams, Tracy, CA

Christine Yassuiae, Turlock, CA

Carla Zendejas, Turlock,CA

Diploma

Medical Office Specialist

Iyvette Aguilar, Modesto, CA

Ramona Baker, Waterford, CA

Jedidiah Ball, Modesto, CA

Claudia Caton, Dos Palos, CA

Ana Rosa De Chavez, Manteca, CA

Irma De La Torre, Modesto, CA

Kimberley DuPont, Oakdale, CA

Veronica Enriquez, Modesto, CA

Darrel Galloway, Keyes, CA

Melissa Garza, Denair, CA

Jodi Gatz, Modesto, CA

Ranjit Gill, Livingston, CA

Abigail Gomez, Modesto, CA

Chenneca Gray, Modesto, CA

Natalie Guardado, Ceres, CA

Louise Guzman, Modesto, CA

Melissa Haley, Modesto, CA

Tony Hernandez, Riverbank, CA

Amber Inostros, Modesto, CA

Shannon Ippolito, Modesto, CA

Maria Jimenez, Modesto, CA

Tina Johnston, Modesto, CA

Lakisha Jones, Oakland, CA

Hannah Leach, Manteca, CA

Ashley Leatherman, Modesto, CA

Adriana Magana, Patterson, CA

Sandee Manyvanh, Tracy, CA

Sharon Marshall, Salida, CA

Teena Matschinegg, Modesto, CA

Marisol Medina-Aguilar, Salida, CA

Cynthia Mendez, Modesto, CA

Elizabeth Mendoza, Tracy, CA

Leticia Mendoza, Modesto, CA

Lydia Mendoza, Modesto, CA

Patricia Millan, Delhi, CA

Grecia Monge, Modesto, CA

Zulma Moreno, Modesto, CA

Ernestina Nunez, Modesto, CA

Luisana Nunez, Ceres, CA

Patricia Ochoa, Modesto, CA

Rose Ortiz, Manteca, CA

Francisca Padilla, Modesto, CA

Tammarie Pepe, Denair, CA

Jennifer Powers, Manteca, CA

Antoinette Roundtree, Modesto, CA

Leona Savoy, Patterson, CA

Candy Schwinn, Modesto, CA

Elizabeth Tejeda, Waterford, CA

Nicole Tiffin, Modesto, CA

Elvia Tinoco, Patterson, CA

Jennifer Valdez, Patterson, CA

Maria Varela, Delhi, CA

Ana Vasquez, Riverbank, CA

Michelle Wallace, Waterford, CA

Chennell Williams, Modesto, CA

Sally Wroten, Ceres, CA

Michelle Zafranovich, Modesto, CA

Diploma

Therapeutic Health Technician

Monica Antonetti, Dos Palos, CA

Eduardo Barragan, Turlock, CA

Alyssa Brionez, Modesto, CA

Sara Brown, Turlock, CA

Alexander Caracol, Delhi, CA

Chanell Cardenas, Dos Palos, CA

Stevie Colcleasure, Modesto, CA

Sandra Cortes, Hughson, CA

America Enciso, Turlock, CA

Jeremy Estabillo, Gustine, CA

Lorena Farias, Manteca, CA

Leticia Gamboa, Hughson, CA

Shelli Goldman, Manteca, CA

Juan Gomez Jr., Atwater, CA

Jacqueline Harmon, Manteca, CA

Gabriel Hernandez, Modesto, CA

Heidi Kuesthardht, Manteca, CA

Vanessa Mercado, Ceres, CA

Blanca Mulgado, Turlock, CA

Jammal Ogle, Manteca, CA

Angelica Olivares, Turlock, CA

Ashante Parker, Salida, CA

Martha Rodriguez, Turlock, CA

Jennifer Shewbart, Modesto, CA

Martti Sugiyama, Atwater, CA

Myra Vega, Ripon, CA

Nicole White, Turlock, CA

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