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California Community Colleges Chancellor Eloy Ortiz Oakley Issues Statement on New Chancellor of California State University
Sacramento, Calif. – California Community Colleges Chancellor issued the following statement on the selection of Joseph I. Castro, president of California State University, Fresno, as the next chancellor of the California State University system:
"The California State University board of trustees could not have picked a more committed and student-centered leader. Joe Castro will be a champion for students, and I look forward to working with him."
California Community Colleges Board of Governors President Tom Epstein Welcomes Lt. Gov. Eleni Kounalakis to Board of Governors
California Community Colleges Fills Two Key Leadership Positions in Educational Services and Support; Governmental Relations
Sacramento, Calif. – The California Community Colleges Chancellor’s Office has announced the hiring of Rebecca Ruan-O’Shaughnessy as vice chancellor for educational services and support and Linda Vazquez as assistant vice chancellor for governmental relations.
California Community Colleges Board President Tom Epstein Issues Statement on New Appointments to Board of Governors
“I am delighted to welcome Joseph Williams and Iulia Tarasova to the California Community Colleges Board of Governors. They both bring outstanding experience and a commitment to community college students that will add great value to our board. I look forward to...
California Community Colleges Representatives to Serve on California Higher Education Recovery with Equity Taskforce
Sacramento, Calif. – Three representatives from the California Community Colleges were selected this week to serve on the California Higher Education Recovery with Equity Taskforce organized by Governor Gavin Newsom’s Council for Post-Secondary Education. Comprised of 19 total state and national higher education equity experts leading the way, the Taskforce will set out to establish a roadmap and recommendations to best support California’s leaders in education as they navigate...
Six Honored with 2020 California Community Colleges Classified Employee of the Year Awards
Sacramento, Calif. – The California Community Colleges Board of Governors today honored six professionals, ranging from a CalWORKS student advisor at Santa Rosa Junior College to a senior coordinator at Los Medanos College’s Center for Academic Support, as the 2020 California Community Colleges Classified Employees of the Year.
Board of Governors Recognizes Madera Community College as the 116th Community College in CaliforniaSacramento, Calif. – California has a new community college.
Community Colleges Board of Governors Endorses November Ballot Measure on Affirmative Action; Moves to Codify Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Principles in Education Code
Sacramento, Calif. – The California Community Colleges Board of Governors today unanimously endorsed a resolution urging voters to support Proposition 16, which would repeal Proposition 209, the 1996 measure that banned consideration of race, sex, color, ethnicity and national origin in California public employment, education and contracting.
California Community Colleges Chancellor Eloy Ortiz Oakley Issues Statement on Trump Administration’s Decision to Rescind Recent International Student Directive
SACRAMENTO, Calif. — California Community Colleges Chancellor issued the following statement on the Trump administration’s decision to rescind a rule that would have required international students to transfer or leave the country if their schools held classes entirely online because of the COVID-19 pandemic:
California Community Colleges Chancellor Eloy Ortiz Oakley Issues Statement on Attorney General’s Lawsuit against U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement