Posted by Magda Silva on Nov 21, 2018
On Nov 20, 2018, Gerardo Fabian Pantoja Ramirez, director of Tech MM campus of Chapala presented information regarding the local community college. This institution opened its doors to 72 local students in the year 2000, to date they serve over 1,000 students. The institute offers courses in various computer science subjects and recently started a gastronomy course. In addition to students learning these skills; language courses and soft skills are also part of the curriculum.
 

The director shared how graduates are able to help their struggling families with basic needs once they become wage earners. One student was able to build the first bathroom for her family home.

 

The presentation concluded with an invitation from Director Pantija Ramirez to consider scholarships for a Tech MM students. The approximate tuition per semester is $2,500 pesos, some courses require an additional $500 pesos per semester.  Rotarians and friends interested in sponsoring a student or students contact Chuck Doucet :  charlespdoucet@gmail.com .

Are you interested in joining Rotary Club Ajijic? Ask me how!  Dr. Cherry:  chapalameddra.cherry@gmail.com .

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