Campus Connection - October 3

Cerritos College receives $3.8 million HSI-STEM grant

Cerritos College has been awarded a $3.8 million STEM grant from the U.S. Department of Education's Hispanic Serving Institutions (HSI) Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) and articulation program. The purpose of this grant is to increase the number of Hispanic and other low-income students attaining degrees in STEM fields and to develop model transfer and articulation agreements between the 2-year and 4-year HSIs in such fields... Link to the full story about HSI-STEM grant

Dental Hygiene students volunteer to feed kids around the world

Dental Hygiene students volunteering to pack meals to deliver to Haiti.The senior dental hygiene students, Class of 2012, volunteered their time on Saturday, September 24, to join the efforts of Kids Around the World, Inc. (KIDS). KIDS is a non-profit organization dedicated to helping children and families who have been affected by... Link to the full story about dental hygiene students

CACT offers industrial maintenance technician training to NUMMI dislocated workers

Students demonstrating toolsCACT has partnered with North Orange County Community College District CACT, UAW-Labor Employment and Training Corporation, NUMMI Reemployment Center, and Alameda County Workforce Investment Board to offer the industrial maintenance technician training for 16 NUMMI dislocated workers... Link to the full story about CACT training

New Physical Science and Technology Building grand opening Oct 5

Cerritos College will hold grand opening and ribbon cutting ceremony for its new Physical Science and Technology Building, Wednesday, October 5. The new 34,000 square foot, two-story building was funded by the G.O. bond and consist of five general classrooms for architecture, astronomy, earth science, engineering, engineering design technology, mathematics and physics, and also seven large laboratories... Link to the full story about PST grand opening

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Shared Governance Committee Meetings
October 3-7

Tuesday, October 4
10am College Equal Employment Opportunity Advisory Committee (EEOAC) (LC 57)
2pm College Committee on Developmental Education (LC 62)
3pm Senate Committee on Instructional Program Review (SS 141)

Wednesday, October 5
3pm College Committee on Student Success (SS 16)

Thursday, October 6
11am Senate Committee on Technology Based Learning (SS 138)
2pm College Committee on Planning and Budget (Board Room)
3pm College Committee on Outstanding Classified Confidential Employee (LC 135)

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

Employment Opportunities

Current Management Employment Opportunities

None at this time


Current Full-Time Faculty Opportunities

None at this time

Current Part-Time Faculty Opportunities

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

Court Reporting- 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- Priority Closing Date 9/07/11

Nursing- Priority Closing Date 9/09/11

Real Estate- Priority Closing Date 11/04/11

Cosmetology- Priority Closing Date 1/04/12

English- 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

Child Development - Priority Closing Date 6/01/12

Speech- Priority Closing Date 6/21/12

Counselor (Student Support Services) - Priority Closing Date 7/14/12

Computer & Information Sciences - Priority Closing Date 10/26/11

Foreign Language - Priority Closing Date 8/30/12

Architecture - Priority Closing Date 9/14/12

Health Education - Priority Closing Date 10/5/11

Current Classified Employment Opportunities

Testing Technician (Assessment Center) - Priority Closing Date 10/11/11

Assistant Dispensary Clerk (Cosmetology Department - 19 hours per week) - Priority Closing Date 10/27/11

On-Campus Recruitment

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.