California Community Colleges Outlook Newsletter

This site is a hub for content covering the latest and greatest in the California Community Colleges – the nation’s largest provider of higher education. Check back regularly for articles on initiatives, programs, and resources supporting our 2.1 million students as they adapt to California’s expanding economic landscape.
  • Chancellor's Column

    Two recent announcements, one from the nation’s largest retailer and the other from a highly respected California research and policy organization, underscore the need for ongoing career education for adult workers ...

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  • College News

    West Los Angeles College was awarded a $12 million grant – the single largest grant in the college’s history – from the U.S. Department of Labor to develop and oversee apprenticeship programs across the country for as many as 5,000 ...

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  • Faces of Our Community

    Leisha Haley was lost. A former high school dropout who was addicted to drugs, in and out of jail and out of touch with her adult daughter, Leisha yearned for a better life.

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  • Events

    The 19th annual Dr. John W. Rice Award ceremony this month recognized two California community college programs for their outstanding efforts to improve student equity, diversity and student success on campus. Named after former California Community ...

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  • System News

    A trio of California community college students are part of a Roadtrip Nation documentary that follows their three-week summer journey across the state to interview innovative alumni and learn how they chose their paths to a successful future.

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  • Student Spotlight

    The California Community Colleges Chancellor’s Office has produced a new series of videos dedicated to sharing nine perspectives and stories of California foster youth who have experienced the transformative, life-saving power of the NextUp pro ...

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