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Wine Country or Beer Country?

Celebrity Judges at last year's Potluck Chef Showdown

We know where the candidates stand. The question is: WHERE DO YOU STAND SONOMA COUNTY? IS IT WINE COUNTRY OR BEER COUNTRY?

Cast your vote tonight (6-8 pm) at the Sonoma County POTLUCK CHEF SHOWDOWN - ELECTION EDITION at Empire College. The $20 ticket price includes beer, wine, food sampling and ballot - 100% of proceeds benefit Social Advocates for Youth.

[Paid for in time, sweat and talent by the Hospitality Students of Empire College.]

News From Your Career Services Department

Halloween is right around the corner, don’t forget to bring your “ghosts and goblins” to

the party next Wednesday; Oct. 31st from 3:15-5:00.  It is always a GREAT time for everyone

with lots of games and prizes.


As a reminder Lucille and I are always happy to see you and discuss your career goals.

Stop in anytime, Lucille has a candy dish that offers a small treat for all to enjoy.



Job Description:

Begin your new career!!! Immediate multiple openings for ENTRY LEVEL Customer Service Reps!!! Prior call center or customer service experience a plus. We offer an extensive training program to make you successful as you represent us in dealing with our valued customers. FIRST AMERICAN HOME BUYERS PROTECTION CORPORATION is a leader in our industry. We offer home owners a wide range of affordable home warranty products and services that cover the cost of repair or replacement of specific mechanical defects in a home. 

Congratulations Certified Bookkeepers

Empire accounting students are prepared for the Certified Bookkeepers exam

Congratulations to Amelia Doran and Kelley Hazelton, Empire's first accounting students to take the four-part national Certified Bookkeeper examination through The National Association for Bookkeepers. And, of course, they passed with flying colors!

Weekly Job News!

Hello Everyone,


Sorry I missed sending out news last Monday; however I can tell you we had quite a

bit going on and I am excited to share some of it with you.


Save the Date - 5th Annual Sonoma County Potluck Chef Showdown ELECTION EDITION

[Posted on behalf of Sheri Eachus, Hospitality/Tourism Department Head and her fabulously creative students]

On November 5, 2012, the Hospitality Students will be hosting the 5th Annual Sonoma County Potluck Chef Showdown  ELECTION EDITION.

Weekly Job News!

Hello everyone!


For those of you returning from your week’sbreak welcome back and to those

of you attending your first classes we are happy to have you here with us.


Career Services has been busy on your behalf. Last week we received 7 job orders

Empire Paralegal Wins Two Scholarships

Empire College congratulates paralegal student Emilee Saltzer on her winning two scholarships in April. Emilee applied for the Redwood Empire Association of Paralegals (REAP) Susan I. Perry Memorial Scholarship and was interviewed by a panel of paralegals. She found out later that day that she won a $500 scholarship.

Inspirational Empire College Graduate

Empire College legal graduate Betsabe Aparicio was one of the featured stories (and the cover photo) for a Celebrate Community Partnership special section entitled “The Immeasurable Power of Compassion” in today’s Press Democrat. I hope you find her personal story as inspirational as I do.

These Grads/Students Got The Job!

We would like to share with you the list of Students/Graduates who have recently started their new careers. 

Ethan hired by Ledson Winery & Vineyards, as a Tasting Room Staff Member.

Cherie hired by Ron Allen & Associates, as a Customer Service/Data Entry Clerk.

Melissa Contreras Camacho, hired by, West County Health Centers, Inc, as a Medical Administrative Assistant-Bilingual.