Campus Connection - April 11

Cerritos College receives $750,000 grant from Next Generation Learning Challenges

Cerritos College received a $750,000 grant from Next Generation Learning Challenges (NGLC) to support a multi-institutional, open educational resource (OER) project. NGLC is a new initiative focused on identifying and scaling technology-enabled approaches to dramatically improve college readiness and completion in the United States, especially for low-income young adults, by addressing a continuum of interrelated issues spanning secondary and postsecondary education from grades 6 through college... Link to the full story about the OER project

Cerritos College Student named to All-USA Academic Team

Alina TurpinCerritos College student Alina Turpin was selected as one of 20 members of the 2011 USA Today All-USA Community College Academic First Team. Turpin was chosen from over 1,600 candidates. Turpin, an English major, has also been chosen as California's 2011 Coca-Cola New Century Scholar, namely the top scorer of the state... Link to the full story about Alina Turpin

Cerritos College to Host 54th Annual Commencement Ceremony on May 14

The Honorable Judge Peter EspinozaCerritos College will hold its 54th annual commencement ceremony to honor its graduating students on Saturday, May 14 at 5 p.m. in Falcon Stadium. Cerritos College's Board of Trustees will present degrees and certificates earned during the 2010-2011 academic year. This year's commencement speaker is the Honorable Peter Espinoza, supervising judge for the Los Angeles Superior Court.. Link to the full story about the commencement

Join Hands Across California to help students raise money for scholarship on April 17

Hands Across California, organized by the Foundation for California Community Colleges, is an unprecedented fundraiser to benefit our community colleges and their students by creating a permanent scholarship fund for students in generations to come. On April 17th, Hands Across California will literally join nearly all of the 112 community colleges in California in a vast statewide human chain... Link to the full story about Hands Across California

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Shared Governance Committee Meetings
April 11 - 15

Monday, April 11
1p College Coordinating Committee (Board Room)

3p Senate Committee on Student Learning Outcome (LC 62)

Wednesday, April 13

9:30a College Committee on Enrollment Management (LC 62)

*Meeting date may change. Please contact committee chairs to confirm meeting schedule.List of committees

Employment Opportunities

Current Management Employment Opportunities

Clinical Supervisor Nurse Practitioner - Priority Closing Date 4/27/11

Current Full-Time Faculty Opportunities

Nursing- Priority Closing Date 5/9/11

Speech-Language Pathology Assistant - Priority Closing Date 4/15/11

Current Part-Time Faculty Opportunities

Welding (PT)- Priority Closing Date 2/02/11

Dental Hygiene- Priority Closing Date 10/13/10

Plastics and Composite- Priority Closing Date 6/17/10

Physical Therapist Assistant- Priority Closing Date 10/05/10

Autobody Collision Repair- Priority Closing Date 2/02/11

Physics/Astronomy- Priority Closing Date 3/05/11

Court Reporting- Priority Closing Date 5/13/11

Business Administration (PT)- Priority Closing Date 5/13/11

Machine Tool Technology/Computer Numerical Control- Priority Closing Date 7/22/11

Paralegal- Priority Closing Date 8/9/11

Pharmacy Technology (PT)- Priority Closing Date 9/07/11

Nursing (PT)- Priority Closing Date 9/09/11

Real Estate- Priority Closing Date 11/04/11

Cosmetology- Priority Closing Date 1/04/12

English (PT)- Priority Closing Date 1/11/12

Speech-Language Pathology Assistant Program - Priority Closing Date 3/2/12

Counselor (Veteran's Resource Center) - Priority Closing Date 3/09/12

Current Classified Employment Opportunities

None at this time

On-Campus Recruitment

None at this time

Temporary Hourly Opportunities

None at this time

For questions, please call Human Resources at Ext. 2284 Monday-Friday, 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.