The TOHS Majors extra-curricular is a great way to connect to campus and peers while learning more about future career opportunities. Each "major" meets once a month during lunchtime and includes guest speakers, teacher support, field trips, student projects, internships, and workshops.

    Click on the links to learn more about TOHS Majors and how to earn special graduation recognition.


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    All Lancers are welcome to attend the monthly career exploration meetings. Details are available below and in

    the Daily Bulletin, Green Sheet and Majors display case (in the center hallway, adjacent to the Library).


    Upcoming majors' meetings:

    (attendance will be taken)




    Wednesday, December 6

    Health Science (grade 12) in F6 with Ian Joel, MD (pulmonologist / critical care)

    IT in J10 w/Tak Watanabe, Digital & Data Sciences – Takeda Pharma

    Visual Arts in A8 with Mr. Thomas


    Thursday, December 7

    Education in I3 with Matthew Ward, California Lutheran University

    Fashion & Interior Design in J7 with Diana Verduzco, Interior Designer

    Health Science (grade 11) in E9 with Ian Joel, MD (pulmonologist/critical care)



    Tuesday, December 12

    Public Service in E7 w/Lt. Scott Wagenseller - Naval Security Forces NAS Lemoore



    Wednesday, December 13

    ANA in J7 with Alex Safian, DVM (TOHS 2015) - Animal Hospital of Thousand Oaks

    Engineering in G7 with Daniel Rosen – Digital Storage

    Video Game Design in J10 with Mrs. Rousseve


    Thursday, December 14

    Business (both sections) in G12 with Scott Wagenseller – Gates Security



    Tuesday, January 9, 2024

    Film/Stage/TV in the PAC w/ Carlos Gutierrez (1994), Creative Director - NBC

    Health (grades 9 & 10) in E5 w/Kecia Davis, Health/Wellness/Performance - CLU

    Writing in J2 with Mrs. Wood-Glusac


    Wednesday, January 10

    IT in J10 w/Dean Santoro, Data, Digital & Technology Lead – Takeda Pharma

    Visual Arts in A8 with Mr. Thomas


    Thursday, January 11

    Education in I3 with Mrs. Otey

    Fashion in J7 w/Barbara Mazeika, costumer/designer – High Street Arts Center

    Health (grade 11) in w/Kecia Davis, Health/Wellness/Performance - CLU


    Monday, January 22

    Manufacturing in A1 w/Daniel Vainshtein, Compliance & Change Controls - Takeda


    Tuesday, January 23

    Public Service in E7 w/Clarissa Paz, Chief People & Culture Officer - Girl Scouts


    Wednesday, January 24

    Engineering in G7 w/Kurt Sigler, bio engineering - Takeda Pharmaceuticals

    Video Game Design in J10 with Mrs. Rousseve


    Thursday, January 25

    ANA in J7 with Mrs. Moore

    Business/Cosmetology in G12 with John Thiel – Colour Pop/Seed Beauty


    Friday, January 26

    Health (grade 12) in F6 w/Rani Mathew, RN – Critical Care Educator

    FIELD TRIP – Ventura College (8:30 AM – 12:45 PM). Signed form due to Mr. Harris by Jan. 12




    Here's a sampling of guest speakers from prior years:


    Reza Abdolee, Cybersecurity – CSUCI

    Christine Cano, Architect – CLU

    David Chi, MD – Surgeon

    Maggie Curran, SVP – Ember Tech.

    Amber Daugherty, Director – Atara Bio

    Ken Daurio, Writer – Despicable Me

    Jim Friedl, CEO – Conejo Rec. & Parks

    Dawn Garcia, Freelance Screenwriter

    Rudy Gonzalez, Southern CA Edison

    Fred Leong, MD – Pediatric Cardiologist

    Caitlyn Mowry, Art Prod. – Rec Room Gaming

    David Reith, Structural Engineer

    Becky Ribbers, Owner/Chief Chemist – CA Rotational Plastics

    Barbara Roll, CMO – Topix Skin Care

    Pete Saari, COO – Distillery Software

    Dawn Soler, Music Executive – ABC TV

    Marco Solis, Animal Trainer – Hollywood

    Stephanie Vollowitz, Trial Consultant



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