Category: HILT

Military Ball

  Every year, the AFJROTC (Air Force Junior Reserve Officer Training Corps) program at the ACC (Arlington Career Center) hosts a Military Ball inviting all of its cadets and a date, if they choose to bring one. The dress code for males is either a modified version of the SDB (Service Dress Blues) or an ...

Amanda Trevino – HILT Coordinator

What do you contribute to Career Center? I am the coordinator for the HILT program here at the Career Center. HILT stands for High Intensity Career Training. It is for students who are learning English as a second language. A majority of the students that are in the program arrive in the country as teenagers. ...

Ashley Neal – Chemistry 10 , Physics, and HILT A Science

What do you contribute to Career Center? I believe I have a unique personality that comes with discipline I acquired a college preparatory former military school. Also, being an athlete I understand the challenges that students have whether it’s jobs, sports, or  family issues and things like that, on top of their school work.  I ...

Timothy Scanlon – Economics and Personal Finance and U.S History

What do you contribute to Career Center? I think I contribute the most by teaching the  economics and personal finance class because that is my main class and that is an extremely valuable class for high school students to take, even if you are just a sophomore, even if you might not necessarily have a ...

What is Hispanic Heritage Month?

Written by Lena Bolz and Karen Cruz What is Hispanic Heritage Month? Hispanic Heritage Month celebrates the cultures, histories, and contributions of American citizens of Hispanic descent. In 1968, Hispanic Heritage Month was originally launched by President Lyndon B. Johnson as Hispanic Heritage Week. Later in 1988, President Ronald Reagan expanded the week to a 30 ...