Campus Connection - May 30, 2017
- Miracle Student Graduates from Cerritos College, Featured on Fox 11 News; College
Celebrates Largest Graduating Class
Meet Richard Andrew Bautista, who against all odds graduated from Cerritos College on May 19 View the Fox 11 News clip
More than 3,000 students received degrees and certificates that evening, making the Class of 2017 the largest graduating class in the 60-year-old campus’ history – a 20 percent increase from 2016...Link to the full story about 2017 Commencement
- W. Track & Field: Record-setting Points Nets Third Straight State Title
by John Van Gaston
Over the course of the two-day CCCAA State Championships, the Cerritos College women's track and field team amassed a record 149.50 team points. Competing at American River College in Sacramento, the Falcons became just the third school to win three straight state titles and join only Mt. San Antonio College and...Link to the full story about Women's track and field (external link)
- College Names Rick Miranda as New Vice President of Academic Affairs
Cerritos College named Rick Miranda, Ph.D., as Vice President/Assistant Superintendent of Academic Affairs. The Cerritos College Board of Trustees approved his contract at its regular meeting on May 17. Rick, who has served as Acting Vice President of Academic Affairs since February 2016, will continue to oversee the Academic Affairs Office and all of the instructional programs...Link to the full story about Rick
- Trustee Marisa Perez Elected To California Community College Trustees Board
Trustee Marisa Perez was elected to serve on the California Community College Trustees (CCCT) Board at the Community College League of California (CCLC) 2017 Annual Trustees Conference, May 4-7. Trustee Perez will serve a three-year term from June 2017 - 2020. The CCCT board consists of 21 members representing more than 400 California community college trustees...Link to the full story about Trustee Perez
- Alumnus Selected for Prestigious Internship at New York University
Former psychology student Kevon Williams was selected as one of 10 interns for the National Science Foundation at New York University’s Center for Behavioral Statistics and the Study of Motivated Perception. Kevon was selected from more than 1,700 applicants. Kevon transferred to California State Polytechnic University, Pomona in 2015, and plans to further his education in a doctoral program...Link to the full story about Kevon
- CalWORKS and International Student Services Celebrates End of the Year
The CalWORKs and Office of International Student Services celebrated their third annual End-of-the-Year Student Graduation Ceremony on May 11. The well-attended event celebrated and recognized more than 69 graduates and 20 transfer students from both CalWORKs and International Student programs, who have worked so hard to achieve their educational goals and dreams at Cerritos College...Link to the full story about CalWORKS and OISS
- Outgoing Student Trustee Karen Patron Honored
The Cerritos College Board of Trustees presented outgoing student trustee Karen Patron with a certificate honoring her outstanding service to the board and on behalf of students. In addition to balancing her duties as a student, Karen has served as Student Trustee for the past year with confidence and discipline. She has championed the role of student trustee on campus and beyond, and the College is grateful for her active role in leading the campus and in representing the students... Link to the full story about Karen
- Leo Lopez Named Employee of the Month of March 2017
The Outstanding Classified/Confidential Employee Selection Committee named Leo Lopez as the recipient of the Outstanding Classified/Confidential Employee of the Month Award for February 2017.Leo began his career at Cerritos College as a short temporary hourly from 2007 to 2011. In 2014 he was hired as a full-time classified Financial Aid Technician. Leo has assisted many students and families in... Link to the full story about Leo
- John Ella Named Employee of the Month of April 2017
The Outstanding Classified/Confidential Employee Selection Committee named John Ella as the recipient of the Outstanding Classified/Confidential Employee of the Month Award for April 2017. John began his career at Cerritos College in April 2016 as a Senior Technical Support Specialist for the Information Technology Department. John was nominated by the Health Occupations staff for his exceptional support... Link to the full story about John
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