"Concordia University Irvine is honored to be the Presenting Sponsor of the 3rd Annual Distinguished Educators program in partnership with the Greater Irvine Chamber of Commerce,” Dr. Michael A. Thomas, president, Concordia University Irvine. “Concordia has been a proud contributor to Irvine's world-class educational offerings for nearly 50 years and is committed to preparing the workforce of the 21st century. We look forward to honoring many outstanding education practitioners in our community."
The Greater Irvine Chamber celebrates Irvine’s world-class education as part of what helps the city live up to its promise as a model master-planned community and its ability to sustain economic vitality by ensuring a continued skilled workforce. Through its Distinguished Educators program, the Chamber recognizes exemplary Irvine educators who have contributed to the educational process through direct student involvement or partnership activities, and outstanding STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, and Mathematics) programs offered in Irvine.
Honorees will be announced at the Nov. 16 Distinguished Educators event.
Advanced registration is required. Register before Thursday, Nov. 9, 5 p.m.
Concordia University Irvine, part of the Concordia University System, is a private, nonprofit Christian university that is proud to be one of the founding institutions of higher education in Irvine. For nearly 50 years, the university has prepared students for lives of learning, service, and leadership through distinctive Lutheran education. Today, Concordia educates nearly 5,000 students on campus and online, and the university’s alumni network has grown to over 25,000 worldwide. Concordia is ranked nationally among the “Top Performers on Social Mobility” universities by U.S. News & World Report.
For more information about Distinguished Educators, contact Courtney Nakagawa.