Ohlone College graduates are making a difference!
Each year the College honors one Outstanding Alumnus. This years honoree is Tom Collett!
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2013 Outstanding Alum
1989 Ohlone College Graduate
Tom is an eighth grade science teacher at Newark Junior High School in Newark, California. He has named Teacher of the Year by the State of California in 2012 and received the Accenture/Chabot Space and Science Center Teacher of the Year award in 2006 for excellence in science teaching. He created the innovative program, Marine Science and Technology Institute (MaST), and was instrumental in the development of several Team America Rocketry Challenge (TARC) teams – one of which ultimately placed first in the nation in 2007.
Congratulations to Tom Collett!
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