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Press Release — California Community Colleges Chancellor Eloy Ortiz Oakley Announces Promotion of Vice Chancellor for Student Services and Special Programs

February 16, 2018

SacramentoCalifornia Community Colleges Chancellor Eloy Ortiz Oakley today announced the promotion of Rhonda Mohr to vice chancellor for Student Services and Special Programs. Mohr had been serving in the role on an interim basis since August 2017.

Press Release — California Community Colleges Announce Events on the Future of Work and Gov. Brown’s Proposal for Online College to Help Stranded Workers

February 16, 2018

SacramentoCalifornia Community Colleges Chancellor Eloy Ortiz Oakley announced a series of upcoming meetings around the state to gather input from employers, workforce development professionals, college audiences, community organizations and representatives of organized labor to discuss the future of work and how to serve workers who cannot access brick and mortar colleges.

Press Release: — California Community Colleges Chancellor Urges Students to Complete the California Dream Act Application Before the March 2 Cal Grant Deadline

February 15, 2018

Sacramento — California Community Colleges Chancellor Eloy Ortiz Oakley is urging eligible students to complete the California Dream Act application by the March 2 Cal Grant deadline in order to get the most financial aid possible. This year’s applications are down 20,000 from last year amidst ongoing uncertainty around immigration reform at the federal level.

Media Statement — California Community Colleges Chancellor Eloy Ortiz Oakley’s Statement on Member Appointment to Board of Governors

February 8, 2018

Sacramento — California Community Colleges Chancellor Eloy Ortiz Oakley issued the following statement on Gov. Jerry Brown’s appointment of Hildegarde “Hildy” Aguinaldo to the California Community Colleges Board of Governors:

Media Statement — California Community Colleges Chancellor Eloy Ortiz Oakley’s Statement on Member Appointment to Board of Governors

January 29, 2018

SacramentoCalifornia Community Colleges Chancellor Eloy Ortiz Oakley issued the following statement on Gov. Jerry Brown’s appointment of William A. Rawlings to the California Community Colleges Board of Governors:

 


 

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Here's how California campuses are fixing the problem of pricey college textbooks
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For Experiential Learning Programs To Thrive, They Must Bridge K-12 and Higher Ed (and the Workforce)
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