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Press Release — California Community Colleges to Expand Major Student Support Program for Foster Youth

May 16, 2018

Sacramento — The California Community Colleges today announced the expansion of the NextUp program to 15 additional California community colleges. NextUp, formerly known as CAFYES (Cooperating Agencies Foster Youth Educational Support) gives current and former California foster youth extra support when pursuing their higher education goals at a local community college.

Press Release — California Community Colleges Board of Governors Awards $20 Million for the Chancellor’s Innovation Awards in Higher Education

May 14, 2018

Sacramento — The California Community Colleges Board of Governors today awarded $20 million to 11 California community colleges and districts for developing programs that bolster student success. The money will be split among the winning colleges and districts.

Press Release — California Community Colleges Board of Governors Honors Four with 2018 Classified Employee of the Year Award

May 14, 2018

Sacramento — The California Community Colleges Board of Governors today honored Sheila Dorsey-Freeman, James Forté, Bethann Robertson and Sherri Suarez as the 2018 California Community Colleges Classified Employees of the Year.

 


 

Today's News

 

How new college funding plan benefits California students
The San Diego Union-Tribune
Published: May 16, 2018 | (Link to story)
 
Rethinking financial aid: Small grants make a big difference in college completion
Washington Post
Published: May 17, 2018 | (Link to story)
 
Broadening awareness about career and technical education
Community College Daily
Published: May 16, 2018 | (Link to story)
 
Report: Can new technology help California's workforce get future-ready?
CaEconomy.org
Published: May 16, 2018 | (Link to story)
 
Upping the ratio
NewsReview.com
Published: May 17, 2018 | (Link to story)

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