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2011 Press Releases


 

DECEMBER

December 13, 2011
California Community Colleges Chancellor Jack Scott says investing in college students is an investment in the state’s future and economic recovery (pdf)(doc)

December 12, 2011
MEDIA ADVISORY - California Community Colleges Chancellor Jack Scott to host media conference call Tuesday to discuss the state of the system and the impact of trigger cuts (pdf)(doc)

December 1, 2011
Student Veterans Issues to be Examined at California Community Colleges Summit (pdf)(doc)

 

NOVEMBER

November 29, 2011
MEDIA ADVISORY - California Community Colleges Chancellor Jack Scott to kick off summit in San Diego focusing on the needs of student veterans (pdf)(doc)

November 23, 2011
Gov. Brown appoints four to California Community Colleges Board of Governors (pdf)(doc)

November 17, 2011
MEDIA ADVISORY - California Community Colleges Chancellor Jack Scott Issues Statement on the Public Policy Institute of California’s Higher Education Survey (pdf)(doc)

November 8, 2011
California Community Colleges Board of Governors Re-elects Officers for 2012 (pdf)(doc)

November 8, 2011
California Community Colleges Partners with the California Department of Veterans Affairs to Ease Vets Transition from Military Service to Civilian Workforce (pdf)(doc)

November 7, 2011
MEDIA ADVISORY - California Community Colleges to Hold Orange County Town Hall Nov. 8 on Student Success Task Force Draft Recommendations (pdf)(doc)

 

OCTOBER

October 31, 2011
MEDIA ADVISORY - California Community Colleges to Hold Central Valley Town Hall Nov. 2 on Student Success Task Force Draft Recommendations (pdf)(doc)

October 25, 2011
MEDIA ADVISORY - California Community Colleges to Hold Southern California Town Hall Thursday on Student Success Task Force Draft Recommendations (pdf)(doc)

October 18, 2011
MEDIA ADVISORY - California Community Colleges Chancellor Jack Scott Presents Student Success Task Force Draft Recommendations at Senate Subcommittee Informational Hearing (pdf)(doc)

October 17, 2011
California Community Colleges Chancellor Jack Scott Congratulates Winners of Green California Community College Summit’s 2011 Leadership Awards (pdf)(doc)

October 11, 2011
California Community Colleges Chancellor’s Office Announces $6.9 Million Grant to Address Mental Health Needs of Students (pdf)(doc)

October 10, 2011
California Community Colleges Chancellor Jack Scott says New Bills Signed by Gov. Brown Will Save Students and Colleges Time and Money (pdf)(doc)

October 7, 2011
California Community Colleges Chancellor Jack Scott says Draft Recommendations of Student Success Task Force Will Improve Completion Rates (pdf)(doc)

 

SEPTEMBER

September 30, 2011
California Community Colleges Chancellor Jack Scott Announces Nearly $37 Million in U.S. Department of Education Grants Awarded to 34 colleges to Help Latino Students (pdf)(doc)

September 27, 2011
California Community Colleges Chancellor Jack Scott announces $2.54 million U.S. Small Business Administration grant for export promotion (pdf)(doc)

September 26, 2011
Central California community college consortium awarded a federal grant for nearly $20 million to provide pathways to new careers for the unemployed (pdf)(doc)

September 21, 2011
California Community Colleges Chancellor Jack Scott Praises Gov. Brown’s Action on Pair of Bills Affecting Community College Fees (pdf)(doc)

September 8, 2011
California Community Colleges Chancellor Jack Scott Praises Legislature for Delaying Student Fee Increase until Summer 2012 if Mid-year Budget Cuts are Necessary (pdf)(doc)

 

AUGUST

August 22, 2011
Progress in Transfer Degree Program Announced and Possibility of Mid-year Cuts Detailed as California Community Colleges Chancellor Jack Scott and California State University Chancellor Charles B. Reed Brief Media (pdf)(doc)

 

JULY

July 29, 2011
California Community Colleges Chancellor Jack Scott Praises Lt. Gov. Newsom’s Economic Development Plan; Agenda Points California in the Right Direction (pdf)(doc)

July 20, 2011
California Community Colleges and California State University awarded $1 million national Complete College America Innovation Challenge grant (pdf)(doc)

July 11, 2011
11th Annual Dr. John W. Rice Award Honors Those Who Exemplify
Diversity and Equity within the California Community Colleges
(pdf)(doc)

 

JUNE

June 28, 2011
California Community Colleges Chancellor Jack Scott Visits Butte College For the Historic Unveiling of the Nation’s First Grid-Positive College Campus (pdf)(doc)

June 15, 2011
California Community Colleges Chancellor Jack Scott Glad System Avoided Further Budget Cuts; Says Deferrals Still Cause for Concern (pdf)(doc)

June 6, 2011
California Community Colleges Chancellor Jack Scott Reacts to U.S. Supreme Court Action Allowing California Colleges and Universities to Grant In-State Tuition to Undocumented Students (pdf)

 

MAY

May 24, 2011
Gov. Brown Appoints Dr. Natalie Berg to California Community Colleges Board of Governors (pdf) (doc)

May 18, 2011
California Community Colleges Chancellor Jack Scott presents Jim Dolgonas
with Excellence in Technology Leadership Award
(pdf)

May 16, 2011
California Community Colleges Chancellor Jack Scott Reacts to Gov. Brown’s Revised Budget Proposal; Governor Presented a Responsible and Balanced Long-term Plan (pdf)

May 12, 2011
Senate Confirms Appointments to the California Community Colleges Board of Governors (pdf)

May 10, 2011
The California Community Colleges Honor Assemblymember Paul Fong as Legislator of the Year and Senator Alan Lowenthal given Distinguished Service Award(pdf)

 

APRIL

April 15, 2011
Utilities and Community Colleges: The Right Partners to Build California’s New Energy Jobs (opinion) (pdf)

April 5, 2011
Public Higher Education Leaders Meet with Gov. Brown to Discuss the Ramifications of an "All-Cuts" Budget for California's Colleges, Universities and Businesses (pdf)(doc)

 

MARCH

March 30, 2011
California Community Colleges Chancellor Jack Scott Expresses Disappointment Over Failure of Legislators to Place Tax Extensions on June Ballot (pdf)(doc)

March 17, 2011
California Community Colleges Chancellor’s Office Launches New System Website that Directly Connects Public with its 112 Community Colleges (pdf)

March 7, 2011
Governor Jerry Brown Pays a Surprise Visit to the California Community Colleges Board of Governors Meeting to Discuss His Plan to Put Tax Extensions on the Ballot; Urging Republicans to Let the People Decide (pdf)(doc)

 

JANUARY

January 18, 2011
The California Community Colleges Launch Task Force to Boost Completion Rates over Next Decade (pdf)

January 10, 2011
Joint UC CSU CCC Statement on Gov. Brown Proposed 2011-12 budget (pdf)

January 10, 2011
Community Colleges Chancellor Jack Scott Reacts to Gov. Brown’s Budget; Proposed Cuts Hurt Colleges’ Ability to Serve Students and Harm California’s Economic Recovery (pdf)