Staff Information

  • Sara Alcalá, M.S.

    Activity Director

    Sara has been working at CI since 2005 and has 10+ years of experience working in schools, from K-12 through university levels. She was previously the Graduate Studies Counselor & Coordinator and was recently hired as the GSC Activity Director. Sara manages Graduate Studies Center events, partnerships, activities and resources while also overseeing daily operations at the GSC. Feel free to contact Sara, if you are interested in collaborating for a future CI event or workshop!

  • fall 2016

    Aracely Flores, M.S.

    Post-Baccalaureate Counselor

    Aracely Flores is the Graduate Studies Center 's Post Baccalaureate Counselor. As the GSC Post-Baccalaureate Counselor, Aracely works closely with undergraduate students to assist them in pursuing, planning and organizing their postbac goals. She also supports MA in Education students with their program inquiries. Aracely has been working at CI since 2013 and has over eight years of experience working with students in higher education. Feel free to schedule a meeting with her to learn more about graduate school planning and discover more about GSC services for current CI students and CI Alumni! She looks forward to meeting with you!


Student Assistants

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    Isaac Lopez

    Isaac is a first year student at CI majoring in Biology. He choose CI because he fell in love with the campus and small classes. His goals are to graduate from CI and to serve as a model inspiration for my family and community.

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    Yvette Perales

    Yvette is a third year college student at CI who is majoring in Psychology, She chose CI because it is a campus that serves CI students with a positive outlook on their education. Her ultimate goals is to be a Licensed Social Work-er and be part of the National Center for Missing & Exploited Children. A few things that she enjoys doing is dancing to all sorts of music, playing piano, and watching Sci-fi movies.

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    Nadia Jimenez

    Nadia is a first year college student at CI and an English Major. She chose CI because of the familiarity she felt on campus, and also because of its location outside of the city. She hopes to move on to graduate school, and work somewhere where she can implement the writing skills she gained as an English major.

CI Graduate & Credential Representatives