Requirements for the trip include being in good class standing at the college and having a valid passport. A mandatory orientation meeting is scheduled for July 11 on campus. For information, call (661) 362-3530 or visit www.canyons.edu firstname.lastname@example.org (661) 257-5254160Want local news?Sign up for the Localist and stay informed Something went wrong. Please try again.subscribeCongratulations! You’re all set! Students will visit universities and museums in the cities of Toledo, Segovia, Valladolid and Madrid during the five-week program that will run from July 24 to Aug. 11. Trips to Seville, Lisbon and Portugal are available to college students, but they are optional. Acosta added that students could earn up to eight units of college credit in the various levels of Spanish courses being offered on the trip and can enroll in up to two classes that offer honors credit. The cost is $3,195 and includes round-trip airfare, room and board, some meals, instruction and all excursions in the program. Tuition is not included but remains at the regular per-unit price. VALENCIA – Listen to the rhythmic clatter of castanets during a dramatic flamenco performance, enjoy a plate of paella and maybe sip a glass of sangria – and earn college credit. College of the Canyons’ study-abroad trip to Spain offers just that, an immersion in Spanish culture. “I have been doing study abroad for more than five years, and the reason I do this is to be a part of the transformation that I get to see in students that travel abroad,” said Claudia Acosta, chairwoman of the college’s foreign language department. “Students, especially those who have never traveled or left the U.S. before, get to connect academics with the human dimension while making lasting friends and a great support group.”
CANOGA PARK – A man was killed and two others were injured in a stabbing outside a local bar early this morning, police said. The fight broke out at about 2 a.m. outside Blarney Cove on 22105 Roscoe Boulevard, Los Angeles Police Lt. Vincent Neglia said. The cause was unclear. David Correa, 28, of Woodland Hills, was wounded in the neck and was taken to an area hospital, where he died, said Lt. Joe Bale of the county coroner’s office. The conditions of the other two victims were not immediately known. Several suspects were detained, and were being questioned by homicide detectives, Neglia said. 160Want local news?Sign up for the Localist and stay informed Something went wrong. Please try again.subscribeCongratulations! You’re all set!