On Friday, September 14th the International Furnishings and Design Association Educational Foundation held its annual celebration recognizing San Diego’s rising design stars. Cuyamaca College student, Mr. Jafar Deno, was one of six area students recognized for their outstanding work in the field. Jafar is currently completing a rare feat, concentrating on both areas of emphasis for an AS degree in CADD Technology, Building Design Industry and Manufacturing Industry. The International Furnishings and Design Association (IFDA) is a worldwide professional alliance of leaders representing the diverse industries that constitute the universe of residential and commercial furnishings and design. In the picture is Dr. Cyrus Saghafi (left), Department Chair of CADD Technology, and CADD student, Jafar Deno.
For the first time Cuyamaca College has a women’s cross-country track team. They really showed that they were a force to be reckoned with, finishing in 1st place at the recent Cuyamaca Invite. Mr. Anthony Garcia is their coach. Teammates are Paige Hughes, Betty Covarrubias, Sarah Snyder, Ashley Fishman and Kailene Gini.