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

    As the nation prepares to honor veterans later this month, it is important to reflect not only on their service and sacrifice but also on how we as a country must do more to meet the needs of veterans looking to earn a college degree or credential.

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  • College News

    For a plant that has been cultivated for its fiber for thousands of years, hemp remains somewhat of a mystery when it comes to the nuances of its biology. That’s what happens when growing the plant has been illegal because it is in the same ...

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  • Faces of Our Community

    Steve Fong spends his days working as creative director for RSE, one of the largest public relations and advertising firms in Sacramento, overseeing the production of creative content for dozens of clients. It’s a career that’s taken him ...

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  • Events

    The California Community Colleges is partnering with the University of California and California State University on the inaugural California Higher Education Basic Needs Alliance 2020 Summit.        

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  • System News

    In November 2018, the Camp Fire devastated parts of Butte County, including the town of Paradise. One year later, Butte College is leading efforts to rebuild the tight-knit community by offering new construction programs that are putting both new ...

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  • Student Spotlight

    Cloud-computing is revolutionizing the tech industry and widening the gap between professionals with relevant skills and skyrocketing industry demand. Bay Area colleges and high schools are hoping to meet the demand by partnering with Amazon Web ...

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