ANAHEIM, Calif. — On Saturday, April 27, 2019, Malia Arpon from the Fullerton- Sunny Hills FFA Chapter received the Blue Corduroy Classic Scholarship at the 91st California FFA Leadership Conference in Anaheim, California. Malia will receive $1000 to use towards college.
Malia is a senior at Sunny Hills High School. Not only has Malia been involved as a Southern Region officer, she was also a SLE participant and National Delegate. Malia is planning to attend Oklahoma State University, double majoring in Agribusiness and Agriculture Communications! More than 6,500 students cheered as Malia accepted the award.
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Career Development Events (CDE) develop individual responsibility, foster teamwork and promote communication while recognizing the value of ethical competition and individual achievement. Successful members expand their knowledge base by interacting with peers, teachers, as well as business and community leaders to gain a complete and comprehensive knowledge about specific career and leadership areas.
State Leadership Experience (SLE) California FFA’s premier capstone conference, individuals and teams are prepared to make things happen. Skills for solving problems, making decisions and accomplishing goals are developed. Students step into the role of one of California’s State legislators, are assigned a specific California district and spend four days in Sacramento. SLE is all about the role of government, agricultural policy and advocacy. This conference focuses on “DO: the ability of the individual leader and team to put their vision into action.”
–California FFA Association
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