Campus Connection - May 16

Cerritos College honors graduates at 2011 commencement ceremony

Cerritos College honored 1,911 graduates during its 54th annual commencement ceremony on Saturday, May 14. The Cerritos College Boardof Trustees and administration presented degrees and certificates earned during the 2010-2011 academic year... Full story to follow next week

Cerritos swimmer receives second Athlete of the Month award
by John Van Gaston

PJ GabayeronFor the second time in as many years, Cerritos College men's swimmer PJ Gabayeron (Cerritos HS) has been named the California Community College Male Athlete of the Month. He is the first person to receive the award twice... Link to the full story about Gabayeron

New director heads Economic Development

Belle GomezBelle Gomez joins Cerritos College as director of community advancement, overseeing the college's workforce development and specialized training projects to serve businesses in all sectors of the economy from retailers to aerospace manufacturers...Link to the full story about Belle

Monthly series: 10 burning questions for you: Dr. Solomon Namala

Dr. Solomon NamalaThis monthly relay Q&A series features a member of Cerritos College (administrator, board member, classified, confidential, faculty, manager,and part-time employee). When you receive the baton, it's your turn to answer 10 questions and pass the baton to the next person - it's as simple as that. For the month of May we asked Economics Professor Dr. Solomon Namala... Link to the full story about Solomon

Culinary Arts' "modern Greek cuisine" brings Mediterranean breeze to campus

Beef kebabThe fifth and last series of Culinary Arts' themed restaurant featured modern Green cuisine.The first course was light green salad with red wine vinaigrette, tossed with tomatoes, cucumbers, bell peppers, kalamata olives and crumbled feta cheese. Perfect example of delightfully simple dish prepared with fresh ingredients... Link to the full story about modern Greek cuisine

CSEA to Celebrate Classified School Employees Week

CSEA Chapter 161 will celebrate its first annual Classified School Employees Week Celebrations from May 15 to May 21. Classified School Employee Week began as a resolution at CSEA's Annual Conference in 1984. Two years later, it was adopted as California Senate Bill 1552 and decreed to be an official recognition of classified school employees. Today, CSEA members throughout California celebrate the week with picnics, barbecues and other social events...Link to the full story about Classified Week

Astrid Feist interviewed by Univision

Astrid Feist interviewed on UnivisionAstrid Feist, a preschool teacher at the Cerritos College Child Development Center, and an LAUP Preschool Teacher of the Year, was interviewed on Univision's Primera Edicion Noticias, May 9. Watch the interview clip

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Shared Governance Committee Meetings

May 16 - 20

Wednesday, May 18
1p College Committee on Safety (LC 62)

Thursday, May 19
2p College Committee on Planning and Budget (Board Room)

3:30p College Committee on Staff Development (LC 135)

*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 7/5/11

Current Full-Time Faculty Opportunities

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

Current Part-Time Faculty Opportunities

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

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

Music- Priority Closing Date 5/02/11

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.