Monday, May 20, 2019

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Chevron accepting applications for Operator Trainees at Richmond Refinery

Chevron is currently accepting applications for Operator Trainee positions at the Richmond Refinery. Applications can be submitted through April 19 (no later than 11:59 p.m. Eastern Standard Time, 8:59 p.m. Pacific Standard Time). For information and...
MESA program in East Bay creates future STEM professionals

MESA program in East Bay creates future STEM professionals

Building a functional model glider is difficult enough. Getting one that will, after takeoff, make a right turn at just the right degree and then land a specified distance from the launch area? Aerodynamics is...

Chevron Speaks to Lucia Watson, Operational Excellence Assurance Team Leader

Tell us about your career with Chevron. I have worked at Chevron for 30 years in a variety of roles. I have had several different jobs all based here in Richmond over my career including...

WCCUSD students inspire at Chevron Richmond scholarship ceremony

When Sukari Wright’s mother gave her The Dream Keeper by Langston Hughes, her life changed. The Middle College High senior was 12 years old at the time, and “it was the first book I...
How the Bay Area made Chevron a global leader in diversity, inclusion

How the Bay Area made Chevron a global leader in diversity, inclusion

Shannon Reeves wanted to do more than talk. In 1997, when he was Invited as the keynote speaker of a relatively new Black History Month event at Chevron headquarters, Reeves, then president of the NAACP’s...

Meet Rev. John Anderson, CEO of the Bay Area Rescue Mission

Tell me about the work of the Bay Area Rescue Mission (BARM)? One of the most important things we do is provide short-term emergency services to people in our...
Oakland A’s, Chevron hit home run for STEM education

Oakland A’s, Chevron hit home run for STEM education

The Science of Baseball program presented by Chevron is not only hitting home runs in Bay Area classrooms, but also in the heart of downtown Oakland. Last month, the...
Dr. Mayra Padilla of Contra Costa College (photo above) about the importance of college and life experiences. Padilla received her PhD in Neuroscience from U.C. Berkeley and was a lead researcher at Stanford for a time before becoming an educator.

Apply now for Chevron’s Somos Employee Network college scholarship

For an 11th consecutive year, the Somos Employee Network at Chevron Richmond is offering $1,000 scholarships to qualifying high school seniors. The application process is currently open, with a...

Operating with excellence

By Patricia Roberts At Chevron, we instill a culture of operational excellence (OE) that places the highest priority on the safety and health of our workforce and on the protection of communities, the environment and...
Richmond Promise launches workshops ahead of college financial aid deadlines

Richmond Promise workshops prep for college financial aid deadlines

With deadlines to apply for college financial aid fast-approaching, a Richmond program providing free scholarship money and support has launched an aggressive campaign to ensure every last high school senior from Richmond and North...

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Help select new Contra Costa County Library card designs

Help select new Contra Costa County Library card designs

The Contra Costa County Library is asking for the community help in narrowing down library card designs. The county is looking to select five new...

Richmond chess tourney a spring classic

By TC Ball Spring showers didn't dampen the enthusiasm of chess players at the 7th Annual Spring Classic Community Chess Tournament held on Saturday May...
Coalition to rail against BNSF plan for Miller/Knox park Tuesday

Coalition set to rail against BNSF plan for Miller/Knox park

On Tuesday, both the Richmond City Council and Contra Costa County Board of Supervisors will weigh in on the dispute over the future of...