College student gets scholarship

NORWALK - Cerritos College board president and former faculty member Tom Jackson presented Cecilia Flores, of Hawaiian Gardens, with the Tom and Marie Jackson Scholarship at the Cerritos College Foundation's board meeting on Sept. 15.The Jacksons established the annual $2,000 Tom and Marie Jackson Scholarship to assist a graduate of Turner Christian High School in Hawaiian Gardens attending Cerritos College full time. An annual award of $500 per semester will be awarded to Flores for four semesters. "I would like to extend my warmest congratulations to Cecilia," said Tom Jackson, as he presented Flores with the award. "I wish you the very best in your educational journey."

********** Published: October 20, 2011 - Volume 10 - Issue 27