MESA STEM Shadow Day in San Diego

“What do you want to be when you grow up?” This question is one that is posed to students across the country and the globe. Sometimes it doesn’t seem so easy to decide when there are so many career paths from which to choose. Nevertheless, it is always worthwhile to explore different fields and opportunities […]

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Inaugural Westpak’s Memorial Scholarship for Warren Dunning

One of Westpak’s core values is to “pursue growth, learning, & understanding.” Here at Westpak, we are huge proponents of continued and higher education in many forms. We also believe in honoring our foundation: Warren Dunning contributed years of knowledge and skills to help build Westpak. Sadly Warren passed away last year, and to honor […]

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Cool Breezes at San Diego Westpak’s Open House Luau

On the last day of summer, Westpak’s San Diego lab opened up its doors to the cool breezes for a Luau-themed Open House! The entire lab was decorated in the magic of the islands with calm vibrations and ukulele riffs wafting through the air. To honor and appreciate our clients, the staff took the day […]

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Westpak Teams Volunteer to Feed Communities

One of Westpak’s founding principles is leaving places better than they were found. Westpak teams at both our San Jose and San Diego locations dedicated time to volunteer at local food banks in our respective communities. In San Jose, the team joined Second Harvest Food Bank to glean produce that is distributed throughout the San Jose community. With the manpower […]

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Bike Build at Westpak Company Picnic

Everyone remembers their first experience riding a bike – the thrill of the hills, the acceleration and the wind in your face as you go faster and faster. Not only is a bike meant for fun and recreation, but for some, transportation. It is even celebrated for a green form of transportation at times! Westpak partnered […]

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Westpak Volunteering in San Jose & San Diego!

The end of the year is always a good time for some reflection – what we accomplished, what our challenges were, and what impact we made in our own lives and the communities in which we live. This holiday season, Westpak’s two sites went out into our communities, volunteering with a couple of great organizations […]

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CSUSM Senior Experience

Here at Westpak, one of our core values is to pursue growth, learning and understanding. In the spirit of continuous learning, we sponsored an experiential education program with CSUSM. The College of Business Administration at Cal State San Marcos gives students the opportunity to apply some of their academic knowledge through the Senior Experience program […]

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A Home Run at AT&T Park! Discovery Day 2016

Everyone loves a good game of baseball – the fans cheering from the crowds, the smell of popcorn, fluffs of cotton candy bobbing through the promenade, and smiles from kids and adults alike. Although AT&T Park is known as the home of the San Francisco Giants, it was home to UCSF’s Discovery Day on Saturday, November 5th!   […]

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Team Fun! Westpak Company Picnic 2016

Our company’s annual company picnic was a great success! This year, we mixed it up a little bit and had some awesome activities for our team to partake in. This included a 30th year logo competition, team-nominated awards, and a CSR backpack stuffing initiative.   Our San Diego team joined the fun in one of […]

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Bike To Work Day at Westpak

On a warm, sunny day in San Jose, our Westpak team members came to work as usual, but this time on two wheels instead of four. May is the celebration of Bike To Work Day, a part of the League of American Bicyclists’ National Bike Month. The Bay Area held its 22nd annual Bike To […]

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San Jose Laboratory’s 15th Open House

Open House Promo

Seventy-five guests and the entire San Jose staff had a fine time at the Westpak San Jose Laboratory’s Spring Open House. Everyone enjoyed peer-to-peer interaction, delicious middle-eastern lunch choices, and special guest Karen Polkinghorne of DuPont™ addressing Tyvek® Medical Transition Project questions as part of a moderated panel discussion. Karen’s presentation was followed by a […]

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“I’m An Engineer!”

There’s something about being at a baseball game that excites you to your very core – the crack of the bat, the smell of popcorn, and the camaraderie of fellow fans cheering for the home team. This past weekend, roars, laughter and shouts emanated from the PETCO Park stadium in downtown San Diego. Any passerby […]

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Fighting Hunger: WESTPAK teams up with Feeding America

Tis the season of giving back and we here at Westpak decided to take some time to think of those in need. Our San Diego offices partnered up with Feeding America San Diego for our 2nd initiative to end hunger. This time, our crew worked together in the FASD warehouse to pack up produce including potatoes, […]

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San Diego Open House 2015 Great Success!

Tables came up, the building was swept, the windows shone, clear and sparkling. The buzz of excitement bounced through the hallways and through our open doors. As clients, friends, and family began to fill our office with laughter and pleasant conversation, our Open House began with a bang, slam and crush, of course.   What […]

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Education for the Future: College Fair at BLCI

Education is about giving youth the opportunity to learn. While students and a teacher in a classroom is the traditional image of education, learning can come in many different forms. One of these is a career fair, allowing students to gain exposure to a wide array of job opportunities available to them as they pursue […]

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