The Santiago Canyon College Gemology Alumni Association is a not-for-profit corporation organized exclusively for charitable and educational support purposes for the
Santiago Canyon College Gemology department and its gemology students.


Nominations for Board Positions Now Being Accepted

Nominations must be received by May 11th. Voting will occur at the Alumni Dinner on June 11th. If you are interested, please submit a brief summary of what you hope to accomplish and how you would go about doing it. Nominations should be submitted to Lothar Vallot.

Mark Your Calendars

Renee Newman will be presenting "Update on Pearl Types, Qualities, Sources, Treatments and Jewelry Styles" March 25th at 11 am at the Bowers Museum.

Alumni Dinner Date Announced: June 11, 2017

Dinner and silent auction fundraiser will be at Old World in Huntington Beach. Details TBA!

Volunteers Needed for Upcoming Events

Please visit our Upcoming and Recent Events page for a listing of Community Outreach events for which you can sign up.


Santiago Canyon College appreciates the efforts of the student alumni and part time faculty who provide support to the College Gemology Program. The charitable efforts and educational support of this alumni organization has and will continue to be significant in the long term success of the College Gemology Program. The volunteer effort of this organization to raise funds and recruit new students has been a major factor in keeping the program alive and well.

Their support has been most appreciated by this College.

Sincerely,
Mary Halvorson
Vice President, Academic Affairs (retired)