2012 Press Releases


 

DECEMBER

December 6, 2012
Veterans summit will highlight needs, best practices of serving the educational and transitional needs of those who served their country
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December 4, 2012
California Community Colleges Chancellor Brice W. Harris To Kick Off System’s Veterans Summit II in Redwood City
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NOVEMBER

November 19, 2012
California Community Colleges Chancellor Brice W. Harris Honors Pasadena City and Santa Barbara City Colleges for Efforts to Improve Student Success
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November 13, 2012
California Community Colleges Board of Governors Elect New Officers for 2013
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November 7, 2012
California Community Colleges Chancellor Brice W. Harris Says Voters Made Wise Investment in California by Passing Prop. 30
(pdf)(doc)(mp3 - audio)

November 2, 2012
California Community Colleges Chancellor Brice Harris and Other Community College Leaders to Discuss Impact of Election Results on System
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OCTOBER

October 4, 2012
California Community Colleges rewards Cuyamaca College with pair of grants for green and sustainability workforce training programs
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October 4, 2012
California Community Colleges Acting Chancellor Erik Skinner Praises California State University Board of Trustees Selection of Dr. Timothy P. White as Next CSU Chancellor
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October 2, 2012
California Community Colleges and California State University Launch New Associate Degree for Transfer Website – ADegreeWithAGuarantee.com
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SEPTEMBER

September 27, 2012
Dr. Brice W. Harris Named 15th Chancellor of the California Community Colleges
(pdf)(doc)(video)(audio)

September 27, 2012
California Community Colleges Board of Governors Member Henry A.J. Ramos Says Community Colleges Can Help Build Green Workforce
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September 27, 2012
Gov. Brown Signs Student Success Act of 2012 into Law, Ushering in Improvements at California Community Colleges
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September 26, 2012
MEDIA ADVISORY -- California Community Colleges Board of Governors to Name New Chancellor on Sept. 27
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September 25, 2012
California Community Colleges Acting Chancellor Erik Skinner Announces $1.62 million U.S. Small Business Administration grant for export promotion
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September 24, 2012
California Community Colleges Announce Federal Grants of Nearly $18 Million to Provide Workforce Training Programs and Partnerships
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September 24, 2012
California Community Colleges Board of Governors Member Henry A.J. Ramos Will be a Featured Speaker at Green California Community College Summit
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September 20, 2012
California Community Colleges Leaders to Hold Editorial Briefing with Student Newspapers to Discuss Impact of State Budget Cuts, Historic Drop in Enrollment and Implications of Passage or Failure of Prop. 30
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September 18, 2012
California Community Colleges Acting Chancellor Erik Skinner Lauds Bill Signing to Extend Workforce and Economic Development Program
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September 12, 2012
California Community Colleges Board of Governors Appoint Erik Skinner as Acting Chancellor
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September 10, 2012
California Community Colleges Board of Governors Vote to Support Proposition 30, the School and Local Public Safety Act
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September 10, 2012
California Community Colleges Board of Governors Approves System-wide Enrollment Priorities to Increase Student Success
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AUGUST

August 30, 2012
Community Colleges Chancellor Scott Lauds Passage of Student Success Act of 2012; Says Reforms Will Result In More Students Reaching Their Educational Goals
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August 29, 2012
Budget Cuts Result in Historic Enrollment Decline at California Community Colleges
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August 29, 2012
Impact of Budget Cuts Survey Questions
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August 24, 2012
California Community Colleges Leaders to Host a Fall ‘Back-to-School’ Media Briefing with Higher Education Reporters on August 29
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August 20, 2012
California Community Colleges Chancellor’s Office Invites Public to Forums Across the State Aimed at Strengthening Workforce Development in Regional Economies
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JULY

July 26, 2012
California Community Colleges Chancellor’s Office Will Have a Voice on the US Department of Labor Apprenticeship Panel
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July 10, 2012
12th Annual Dr. John W. Rice Award Given to Three Programs that Exemplify Diversity and Equity within the California Community Colleges
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July 9, 2012
California Community Colleges Board of Governors Moves toward Enrollment Priorities Designed to Improve Student Success
(pdf)(doc)

July 6, 2012
California Community Colleges Can Receive Free Membership To United States Green Building Council Under New Partnership Agreement
(pdf)(doc)

July 6, 2012
California Community Colleges Board of Governors to Hold Annual Dr. John W. Rice Diversity and Equity Award Ceremony on Tuesday, July 10
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JUNE

June 27, 2012
California Community Colleges Chancellor Jack Scott Says Colleges Will Have to Make More Cuts to Programs under New State Budget Agreement
(pdf)(doc)

June 8, 2012
New Partnership that Helps Students Train for and Land Jobs in Retail Sector Highlighted by Clinton Global Initiative
(pdf)(doc)

June 5, 2012
California Community Colleges Chancellor Jack Scott and Sen. Alan Lowenthal Praise Group Representing 2.6 Million Students for Endorsing Student Success Act of 2012
(pdf)(doc)

June 4, 2012
California Community Colleges Chancellor Jack Scott and California State University Chancellor Charles B. Reed Laud First Students to Graduate with New Joint Transfer Degrees
(pdf)(doc)


MAY

May 29, 2012
California Community Colleges Chancellor’s Office Upgrades and Consolidates Websites to Create Better User Experience
(pdf)(doc)

May 11, 2012
California Community Colleges Board of Governors honors five with 2012 Classified Employees of the Year Awards
(pdf)(doc)

May 9, 2012
Media Statement — California Community Colleges Chancellor Jack Scott Says New Report Highlights Damage Done by Failure to Properly Fund Higher Education
(pdf)(doc)

May 8, 2012
California Community Colleges Board of Governors Present Inaugural Energy and Sustainability Awards to Winning Colleges
(pdf)(doc)

May 8, 2012
California Community Colleges Board of Governors Honor Four State Lawmakers for Support of Community College System
(pdf)(doc)

May 7, 2012
California Community Colleges Board of Governors Regulation Proposal Would Stop Unnecessary Repeat Enrollment in State-funded Courses
(pdf)(doc)

 May 1, 2012
Higher education chiefs join together to urge adequate funding of colleges and universities
(pdf)(doc)

 


APRIL

 April 26, 2012
MEDIA ADVISORY - Chiefs of Three California Higher Education Systems to Lead Capitol Advocacy Blitz
(pdf)(doc)

 April 18, 2012
Student Success Act of 2012 Clears Key Legislative Committee
(pdf)(doc)

April 17, 2012
California Community Colleges Chancellor’s Office Teams with State Volunteer Group to Hold Disaster Preparedness Training Symposium at Saddleback College
(pdf) (doc)

April 10, 2012
California Community Colleges Board of Governors Announce Winners Of Inaugural Energy and Sustainability Awards
(pdf)(doc)

April 6, 2012
MEDIA STATEMENT - California Community Colleges Chancellor Jack Scott Comments on the Santa Monica College Decision to Hold-off on Two-Tier Fee Plan
(pdf)(doc)

 


MARCH

March 22, 2012
California Community Colleges Chancellor Jack Scott Returns to Pasadena City College for “State of the Community Colleges” Address, Addresses Impact of Budget
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March 21, 2012
California Community Colleges Chancellor Scott lauds Long Beach College Promise as Model for Improved Alignment Between K‐12 and Higher Education
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March 19, 2012
California Community Colleges Chancellor Jack Scott to visit Cabrillo High School
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March 6, 2012
California Community Colleges Chancellor Jack Scott Announces his Retirement Effective Sept. 1, 2012
(pdf)(doc)

March 5, 2012
MEDIA STATEMENT - California Community Colleges Chancellor Jack Scott Welcomes President Obama’s Jobs Council to California to Discuss Health Workforce Initiative
(pdf)(doc)

March 1, 2012
California Community Colleges Chancellor Jack Scott Praises West Hills Community College District for Offering Priority Registration to Graduating High School Seniors
(pdf)(doc)

 


FEBRUARY

February 29, 2012
MEDIA STATEMENT - California Community Colleges Chancellor Jack Scott Lauds the Little Hoover Commission for Calling on the State to Prioritize its Investment in the Two-Year System
(pdf)(doc)

February 27, 2012
MEDIA ADVISORY - California Community Colleges Chancellor Jack Scott to visit West Hills College Lemoore
(pdf)(doc)

February 21, 2012
MEDIA STATEMENT - California Community Colleges Chancellor Jack Scott Sounds Alarm at the Additional $149 Million Unexpected Budget Cut the System Will Sustain this Academic Year
(pdf)(doc)

February 13, 2012
California Community Colleges Chancellor Jack Scott praises President Obama’s Call to Provide the Nation’s Community Colleges with $8 billion
(pdf)(doc)

February 7, 2012
California Community Colleges Board of Governors Seeks Campus Nominations for Energy and Sustainability Awards
(pdf)(doc)

February 1, 2012
California Community Colleges Chancellor Jack Scott Tells Lawmakers that Reform Plan Would Improve Graduation and Transfer Rates and Help Close the Achievement Gap
(pdf)(doc)

 


JANUARY

January 31, 2012
MEDIA ADVISORY - The California Community Colleges Student Success Task Force Reform Plan to be Presented to State Legislature Wednesday (pdf)(doc)

January 10, 2012
California Community Colleges Board of Governors bestow 2011 Exemplary Programs awards to Cosumnes River College and Santa Ana College (pdf)(doc)

January 10, 2012
MEDIA ADVISORY - California Community Colleges Chancellor Jack Scott to participate Wednesday in Community College League of California webinar on Gov. Brown’s 2012-13 budget (pdf)(doc)

January 9, 2012
California Community Colleges Board of Governors Approves Student Success Task Force Recommendations, Sends Report to State Legislature (pdf)(doc)

January 6, 2012
MEDIA ADVISORY - California Community Colleges Board of Governors to Take Action on Historic Student Success Task Force Reform Plan Intended to Increase Graduation, Transfer and Certificate Attainment Rates at the System’s 112 Colleges (pdf)(doc)

January 5, 2012
MEDIA STATEMENT - California Community Colleges Chancellor Jack Scott Reacts to Gov. Brown’s Budget Proposal; Support of Tax Initiative is Critical for the Future of Higher Education and the State’s Economic Recovery (pdf)(doc)