Campus Connection - January 25, 2016
- Cerritos College 2015 Year in Review
While we are still in January, it's a great time to look back on the people, events, accolades and accomplishments that made 2015 a successful year to remember at Cerritos College. Link to the 2015 Cerritos College Major Accomplishments
- Women’s Soccer National Champions Recognized by Board of Trustees
It was an exciting night in the Cheryl A. Epple Board Room on January 20 when the Cerritos College Board of Trustees congratulated the coaches and athletes from the College's women’s soccer team for winning their fourth straight CCCAA State Championship and third NSCAA National Championship in the last four seasons. Women’s soccer team boasted the highest athletic GPA among all Falcon teams in the spring 2015 semester. Go Falcons!
- Football Team Has 17 Named to SCFA All-Academic Team
by John Van Gaston
After a season where the Cerritos College football team captured the Northern Division championship and a playoff bid, they had 17 players named to the SCFA All-Academic Team. The Falcons, who concluded the team with an 8-3 record, saw their season come to an abrupt end with... Link to the full story about Football (external link)
- Balm in Gilead Coming to Cerritos College Theatre
Enter the world of Frank’s café, an all-night coffee shop in one of New York’s seedier neighborhoods frequented by a makeshift community of dealers, junkies, hustlers, prostitutes, Transvestites, dreamers and runaways. Balm in Gilead loosely centers on Joe, a cynical drug dealer, and Darlene... Link to the full story about Balm in Gilead
- Technology Professor’s Book Tackles Genetic Sampling; Molecular Biology
Technology Instructor Dr. Miodrag Micic’s new book titled Sample Preparation Technique for Soil, Plant and Animal Samples tackles genetic sampling, specifically protein and DNA. The book targets graduate students, postdoctoral researchers and biotechnology professionals... Link to the full story about Dr. Miodrag Micic
- Evelyn Mattison, Administrative Clerk III, Named Employee of the Month of December
The Outstanding Classified Employee Selection Committee named Evelyn Mattison as the recipient of the Outstanding Classified/Confidential Employee of the Month Award for December 2015. Evelyn began her career at Cerritos College in December 2003 in the Business Education Department... Link to the full story about Evelyn
- Financial Aid to Present Saturday Application Workshops
Cerritos College's Financial Aid Office will be offering Saturday financial aid application workshops. During the three-hour workshop, staff is available to provide one-on-one assistance with application. Students, parents and community members are welcome to attend a workshop. No appointment needed... Link to the full story about Financial Aid Workshops
- 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
- 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!
Shared Governance Committee Meetings: January 26 - 29
Tuesday, January 26
10 a.m. - DEEOAC (Human Resources Conference Room)
Wednesday, January 27
3 p.m. - Enrollment Management (LC 62)
*Meeting date may change. Please contact committee chairs to confirm meeting schedule. List of committees
Committee Chairs, please notify us when your meeting schedule changes from your committee webpage.
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