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Press Release: California Community Colleges Holds First of Five Town Hall Meetings to Address Barriers and Challenges of Black and African-American Enrollment 

October 18, 2018

Sacramento — :The California Community Colleges held the first of five statewide town hall meetings this week at Holman United Methodist Church in Los Angeles to engage students, parents, educators and community leaders in discussions of the barriers and challenges that impact Black and African-American college enrollment. 

PRESS RELEASE: California Community Colleges Continues Advocacy for Undocumented Students

October 9, 2019

Sacramento — The California Community Colleges is encouraging its campuses to engage in a range of activities in supporting undocumented students and urging Congress to create a pathway to citizenship as part of Undocumented Student Week of Action beginning Oct. 15.

Press Release: Online Community College District Begins Search for CEO 

October 2, 2018

Sacramento — The Board of Trustees for the California Online Community College District has selected Wheless Partners Consulting and Executive Search—one of the nation's leading executive search consultant and human capital advisory firms—to lead a national search for the CEO of the newly-established Online College.

Press Release -- Fifty-nine California Community Colleges to Receive $8.5 Million in Grant Funding to Expand College Veterans Resource Centers    

September 27, 2018

Sacramento — The California Community Colleges Board of Governors approved $8.5 million in grant funding this month to expand and bolster Veterans Resource Centers throughout California’s community colleges.

Press Release — California Community Colleges Seeks Reforms Resulting in Expanded Access to the Cal Grant Program for Its Students

September 17, 2018

Chula Vista, Calif. — The California Community Colleges Board of Governors agreed on Monday to seek major changes in the Cal Grant awards program to reduce inequities that limit the number of community college students eligible for grants.

Press Release --  California Community Colleges Board of Governors Vice President Epstein Assumes Role of Board President 

September 17, 2018

Chula Vista, Calif. —California Community Colleges Board of Governors Vice President Tom Epstein has assumed the role of board president following the resignation of former president Cecilia V. Estolano in August to serve on the University of California Board of Regents.

 


 

Today's News

 


College degrees awarded by California State University set record last year  
The Sacramento Bee  
Published: October 17, 2018
 
Bad SAT scores? Low GPA? The College Board has just the scholarship for you  
USA Today  
Published: October 18, 2018
 
New data show some colleges are definitively unaffordable for many  
The Hechinger Report  
Published: October 17, 2018
 
The Education Department's Call to Action  
Inside Higher Ed  
Published: October 17, 2018
 
Undocumented students share success stories  
SD City Times  
Published: October 16, 2018

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

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