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9-27-2012 Chancellor Harris Press Conference

Dr. Brice W. Harris was unanimously selected as the 15th chancellor of the California Community Colleges by the system's Board of Governors in September 2012. He will assume the position on Nov. 6, 2012.

Prior to being selected as the leader of the largest system of higher education in the nation, Harris served 16 years as chancellor of the Los Rios Community College District which is one of the largest multi-college districts in America serving 85,000 students each semester and covering more...

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A Degree With A Guarantee: Mirella's Story

Mirella Campos is headed off to California State University, San Bernardino with a newly minted Associate in Science for Transfer degree in mathematics.

The Associate Degree for Transfer program is a collaboration between the California Community Colleges and the California State University system where community college students who complete a degree pathway are given guaranteed admission as a junior to a CSU that offers a bachelor's degree in the same subject area.

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Student Success Initiative -- Priority Registration

California Community Colleges Chancellor's Office Dean of Matriculation & Early Assessment Sonia Ortiz-Mercado

The California Community Colleges Board of Governors approved changes that will establish system-wide enrollment priorities designed to ensure classes are available for students seeking job training, degree attainment or transfer and to reward students who make progress toward their educational goals.

Beginning fall 2014, new students who have completed college orientation,...

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California Community Colleges Veterans Resource Centers

California ranks #1 in the nation in the number of beneficiaries receiving VA educational benefits with more than forty percent attending a California Community College. The California Community Colleges are proud to serve as a bridge between our veteran’s military service and their transition back into civilian life.

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IEPI Workshop March 24 2015

The Institutional Effectiveness Partnership Initiative (IEPI) is a collaborative effort to help advance the institutional effectiveness of California Community Colleges. Most importantly, IEPI will enhance the system’s ability to effectively serve students. It is jointly administered by the California Community Colleges Chancellor’s Office and College of the Canyons. Major components of the initiative include development of the statewide indicators per SB 852 and SB 860, making Technical...

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A Degree With A Guarantee: Nathan's Story

Nathan Martinez, a Folsom Lake College graduate, is attending California State University, Sacramento as a psychology major who wants to give back to other young cancer patients by providing them with art therapy and taking their minds off of treatments.

He was accepted to Sacramento State after earning an Associate in Arts for Transfer degree in psychology.

Community college students who complete an associate degree designated for transfer are guaranteed admission to the CSU system with...

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Welcome to the California Community Colleges Veterans Summit - Summit 2011

Conference emcee, Sharon Vogel, Faculty Association of California Community Colleges Board of Governor introduces opening remarks from Vice Chancellor, San Diego Community College District, Lynn Neault, Faculty Association of California Community Colleges President Dennis Frisch and California Community Colleges Chancellor Dr. Jack Scott. (CCCVS11)

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California’s 115th Community College: Serving Adult Working Learners

In January 2018, Gov. Jerry Brown proposed $120 million create a fully online community college in California. The 115th college of the California Community Colleges will be a more accessible, affordable higher education option for working adults who need additional skills and training to advance in the workplace, but cannot access a traditional college campus.

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California Community Colleges Veterans Summit, From Combat Zone to College - Summit 2011

This session, presented by Dr. Paul Parnell, will look at the issues facing recently released veterans and the technical information they need from colleges, veteran's offices, and counselors, how to deal with the bureaucracies to receive funding and emotional support as they attend college.

Our country owes tremendous gratitude to our military veterans who have endured immense sacrifice in defense of our nation. Helping them transition to civilian life through higher education is imperative. ...

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California Community Colleges Board of Governors Meeting January 2010 Day 1 part 4

The Board of Governors of the California Community Colleges sets policy and provides guidance for the 72 districts and 110 colleges which constitute the system. The 17-member board is appointed by the governor and formally interacts with state and federal officials and other state organizations. The Board of Governors selects a chancellor for the system. The chancellor, through a formal process of consultation, brings recommendations to the board, which has the legislatively granted authority...

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