On Thursday September 17th, the Academy of Business sophomore class took a field trip to CSU Channel Islands and the Camarillo Courtyard Marriott. The first half of the day was spent touring the CSU Channel Islands Campus. The sophomores were welcomed into the Martin V. Smith School of Business by Professor A. Morris. After an engaging lecture by Professor Morris, the Academy was allowed to shadow a upper Division business course. The college students were inviting and the sophomores received some great advice on high school, college and business.
The second part of the day was spent at the Camarillo Courtyard Marriott. General Manager Mellany Arbues and staff welcomed the Academy with an delicious lunch. After lunch, the students went on a site tour and participated in some of the jobs on site. The tour ended with a panel of industry professionals from the Ventura County Lodging Association.