Inland Empire Icon Dr. Ernest F. Garcia: A Legacy of Advocacy, Education, and Arts Remembered in His Passing

Dr. Garcia’s educational career began with an associate’s degree from San Bernardino Valley College (SBVC), where he majored in Spanish. His college career was interrupted by the Korean War, during which he served in the U.S. Air Force.

Amazon Invests Over $25 Million Annually to Boost Computer Science Opportunities for SBCUSD, RUSD and 5,100 students across the IE

Victor Reinoso, Global Director of Philanthropic Education Initiative at Amazon, highlighted the company’s dedication to increasing access to computer science education, particularly in Title 1 schools. Title 1 schools are federally designated schools with a high concentration of students eligible for free or reduced lunch. Amazon seeks to work with districts that prioritize computer science education, focusing on schools that serve students from underserved communities.