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Press Release — California Community Colleges Board of Governors Honors Winners of 2017 Energy and Sustainability Awards

November 13, 2017

Sacramento — The California Community Colleges Board of Governors today honored Orange Coast College, Palomar College, Solano Community College, Butte College, Cerritos College and Cabrillo College as winners of the annual Excellence in Energy and Sustainability award competition for projects that are protecting the environment and saving taxpayers hundreds of thousands of dollars each year.

Press Release — California Community Colleges Presents Three Options for Fully Online College

November 13, 2017

Sacramento — The California Community Colleges, responding to Gov. Jerry Brown’s request for the development of options for a fully on-line college, today unveiled three approaches aimed at reaching adults who need additional skills to succeed in the economy but whose personal or work circumstances prevent them from attending brick and mortar colleges.

Press Release — California Community College Chancellor’s Office Announces Name Change of Foster Youth Support Program

November 8, 2017

Sacramento — The California Community College Chancellor’s Office announced today it is renaming the CAFYES (Cooperating Agencies Foster Youth Educational Support) program to NextUp. NextUp gives current and former California foster youth extra support when pursuing their higher education goals at a local community college. The new name was chosen to help foster youth feel encouraged and excited about the next chapter in their lives.

 


 

Today's News

 

 

The Office of Communications is taking a short break from publishing Today’s News. Distribution of the publication will resume on Monday, November 27, 2017.  

Our communications team wishes you a restful and relaxing Thanksgiving break.  We’re looking forward to delivering you your daily roundup of higher education news on Monday.


Best wishes,

The Office of Communications

 

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2015 State of the System - We Are the California Community Colleges

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