Campus Connection - January 19, 2016

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  • I Can Afford College Video Ad Features Cerritos College Campus

    Does this background look familiar? Of course! The California Community College’s Chancellors Office just launched a new advertising campaign for its “I Can Afford College” statewide financial aid awareness initiative yesterday. Watch the video and see which other areas of our campus were featured! Link to the I Can Afford College video ad
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  • Culinary Arts Students Assist with Golden Globe Awards Dinner *Pictured left are the students assisted last year's Golden Globes

    Twenty-four Cerritos College Culinary Arts students get another gold opportunity to prepare meals for the 2016 Golden Globe Awards award dinner held at the Beverly Hilton. Led by Department Chair Chef Michael Pierini and Chef Jesusita Lopez, the students were invited to return from last year’s award... Link to the full story about Culinary Arts
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  • WPMD Gets Five Intercollegiate Broadcasting System Award Nominations

    Cerritos College's WPMD radio received five nominations for the Intercollegiate Broadcasting System's Golden Microphone Awards. International Broadcasting System is a non-profit education corporation that serves non-profit education affiliated high school radio, college radio... Link to the full story about WPMD

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  • College Welcomes Back Students with In-N-Out Burgers

    New and continuing students of Cerritos College were treated to a special welcome-back-to school tradition with free In-N-Out burger. Approximately 1,500 meals were served between January 13 and 14 at the ASCC’s Welcome Week activities that included music in Falcon Square.
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  • College Seeks Applicants for Community Task Force

    The Community Task Force was established to give District residents an outlet to provide feedback directly to campus leadership. Members of the Task Force will serve as campus community ambassadors. The Board of Trustees will approve members in September of each year. Members will serve a one-year term... Link to the full story about Community Task Force



  • Study Abroad
  • Students, Get $5,000 to Study Abroad!
    The Gilman International Scholarship will be on campus on January 29, 10 a.m. in LA-103 to present information about a $5,000 scholarship available to students for study abroad. U.S. citizens receiving a Pell Grant are eligible for this scholarship. The organization awarded over 2,500 scholarships last year. Stop by for this fantastic opportunity to study abroad!




  • Womens History Month
  • Women’s History Month Activities

    In celebration of Women’s History Month, please submit any activity your program/department is planning to be included in the Women’s History Month Celebration calendar of events to torresbower@cerritos.eduemail linkby Friday, January 29. Planned events include: guest speakers, film series, essay writing contests, library exhibition, faculty and student panels, among other events. Contact: Ana Torres-Bower



Stay Informed

Shared Governance Committee Meetings: January 19 - 22


Tuesday, January 19
11 a.m. - Facilities Planning (Board Room)
11 a.m. - Hiring Standards (BE 118)
11 a.m. - Professional Relations (LA 103)
2 p.m. - Developmental Education (LC 135)

Wednesday, January 20
1 p.m. - Safety (LC 62)

Thursday, January 21
2 p.m. - Planning and Budget (Board Room)


*Meeting date may change. Please contact committee chairs to confirm meeting schedule. List of committees
Committee Chairs, please notify usemail link when your meeting schedule changes from your committee webpage.


Employment Opportunities


For questions, please call Human Resources at (562) 860-2451 Ext.2284.
Hours: Monday-Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.


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