In The News

There’s always great news at your local community college! Check out these local news articles featuring Career Education at the 9 colleges in the Orange County Region.

COVID-19 Update – August 26, 2020 – No.91, California Community Colleges Chancellor’s Office

Pandemic tests an already-fragile college mental health system, Cal Matters

Should I stay or should I go? College freshmen debate fall plans,

How colleges can help vulnerable students in their pandemic response, Education Dive

Colleges prepare to weather hurricanes and fires, Inside Higher Ed

Americans prefer short-term learning, Community College Daily

Community colleges offer employers access to a well-qualified, diverse workforce, The San Diego Union-Tribune

Tracking Coronavirus Cases at U.S. Colleges and Universities, New York Times

Social, Emotional, and Academic Development Through an Equity Lens, Education Trust

COVID-19 (Novel Coronavirus) Update- July 29, 2020 – No.79, California Community Colleges  

Trump administration refuses to accept new applications for DACA program, Ed Source

Widespread Worry, Racial/Ethnic Disparities as COVID-19 Surges, Inside Higher Ed

Will Relief Package Help DACA Students?, Inside Higher Ed

College Plans during COVID-19, Public Policy Institute of California

COVID-19 and Online Education Decisions, Inside Higher Ed

Analysis finds 6,300 coronavirus cases tied to US colleges, Education Dive

Tuition reductions take off as coronavirus shapes colleges’ fall plans, Education Dive

Pandemic Workplace Protections Divide Congress, Inside Higher Ed

Counting Them In or Out?, Inside Higher Ed

California’s higher education leaders see an opportunity in crises, Ed Source

Schools scramble to teach teachers how to educate virtually, Cal Matters

Chapman Partners with Santiago Canyon College to offer Full-Tuition Scholarships and Guaranteed Admission for Aspiring Teachers 

Cypress College Career Technical Education Receives Two Awards

What (and When) Is CTE Month 2020? 

The 5 Best Ways to Celebrate CTE Month 2020

Million of high school students set for success: Celebrating Career and Technical Education Month

February is an important month for Career and Technical Education 

Guest Lecturer Provides Insight Into Life of Working Musician

Ensuring Students a Seat at the Table

Engineering Success: IVC Success Story Christian Garcia

The Future is Spotlight-Bright

Next stop for ‘college promise’ efforts: Free Cal State University?

Community Colleges and the Future of Work

Fixes for Short-Term Pell

Golden West College Named as a Top 150 U.S. Community College Eligible for 2021 Aspen Prize

Aspen Institute Names Santiago Canyon College and Santa Ana College as Two of the Top 150 U.S. Community Colleges Eligible for 2021 Aspen Prize 

Former HRC Instructor Meets Challenges on ‘Chopped’

The Comeback ‘Kid’: IVC Success Story Dan Del Arroyo

Learning Matters: Career-technical education provides many opportunities for students

U.S. Department of Education Releases Interactive Data Story on Career and Technical Education in High School

Hospitality & Culinary Students Tour Marriott

Learning the Legal Process: IVC’s Paralegal Studies Program

Santa Ana school’s partnership with UCI gives students a preview of medical schools

Ground broken on Orange Coast College’s new Mariner Training Center

Americans Place Highest Value on Higher Ed Programs that Align with Career Pathways

Partnerships essential for career pathways

Community Colleges And The Future Of Workforce Development

Cypress College Career Technical Education Counselor Named Counselor of the Year

Olivia Barajas Named OC Career Education Counselor of the Year

Santa Ana College Foundation and Community Organizations Receive $250,000 Grant from Workforce Development Initiative

CTE program helps students find careers after graduation

Updated 2019 state bill tracker: 9 proposed laws that could impact education in OC

Fifth annual OC Pathways Showcase to strengthen partnerships between educators, industry leaders

AC&R Program Passes Accreditation

Cypress College’s Automotive Technology Program named Toyota’s Top T-TEN school in the U.S.

Groundbreaking ceremony set for OCC Mariner Training Center

Santa Ana College alumna Nora Mendez to receive the 2019 California Community College Distinguished Alumni Award

Irvine Valley College is Your Ticket to a UC Diploma

New pres. takes helm

Cypress College receives $2.8 million grant to improve graduation and transfer rates

More California community college students entering, passing transfer-level math and English as result of landmark law

California community colleges work to solve housing for foster youths

California’s new online community college to open after months of planning

California’s newest community college has a tech startup vibe

More transferable courses at California community colleges

California community colleges push for financial aid reform in budget

Survey: non-tuition expenses hinder California college students

Veterans Resource Fair returns to Saddleback College for 11th year

Commentary: New OCC president impresses retired college faculty, administrators

From counseling to a food bank, Orange Coast College offers an array of social services

College Confronts a Growing Challenge: Homeless Students

Coastline College to Hold Grand Opening and Open House of its Newest Veterans Resource Center (VRC) in Garden Grove

Orange Coast College now offering second year of free tuition via Pirates’ Promise

Cypress College aviation program adds full-motion simulator to enhance technical skills

The Value of Voc Ed

Colleges of the Coast Community College District accreditation reaffirmed

NOCCCD collaborates with Pathways of Hope to support food and housing insecure students

Santa Ana College Rescues O.C.’s Oldest Shakespeare Company

Orange Coast College offering free tuition for first-year students

No girls, parties, cellphones: California’s prison inmates are getting bachelor’s degrees

Orange Coast College to be the first community college in Southern California with on-campus housing

Nonprofit and Community Colleges Partner to End Student Hunger

Coastline College Congratulates and Graduates the Class of 2019

Coastline College Designated Again as National Center of Academic Excellence in Cyber Defense Education

Irvine Valley College Earns Top Ten Spot in Game Design Competition

Coalition of OC districts and partners unites to boost career education

OCC Invests $36M in Kinesiology Facility

Orange Coast College will award 5,400 degrees, certificates at 71st commencement

HVAC Technician Training Resources

State Bill Would Allow Homeless Students to Sleep in Their Cars at Community Colleges

AB 705 aims to accelerate students time spent at community colleges

Fullerton College geography professor wins 2020 OC Teacher of the Year Award

Annual student art exhibit has returned to Fullerton College

Coastline College Takes Home the Gold and Silver in the 6th Annual Educational Digital Marketing Awards

Orange Coast College dormitories are a boon for the community

A million dollar donation gives welding department a bright future

Fullerton College gains state of the art news truck

Veterans Resource Center at Cypress College breaks ground

Coastline College Helps to Improve the Lives of Students Living with Acquired Brain Injury

In a galaxy far, far away

Cypress College Breaks Ground on $80M SEM Building

California Community College #RealCollege Survey identifies need to provide more aid to students

Study finds 19 percent of community college students in California are homeless

$1.4 Million Cybersecurity Grant Awarded to Cypress College for K-12 Dual Enrollment Pathway

Jack Kent Cooke Foundation Announces Two Cypress College Students as Semifinalists

Laguna Beach High School may get dual-enrollment program with Irvine Valley College

Cypress College holds groundbreaking ceremony February 8 for new Science, Engineering & Math building

Blog: Coastline CUES Programs Providing Hands-On Job Training

Blog: Coastline College Filling the Demand for Cybersecurity Professionals

A concrete structure melds art, technology and fabric

Orange Coast College leads in Orange County for associate degrees for transfer

Coast Colleges launches Dual Enrollment Pathways Partnerships

Orange Coast College awarded five-year, $2.75 million grant for STEM program

Saddleback College President Announced, Dr. Elliot Stern

CoastLine: Community Colleges On The Coast Focus on Vocational Options

$1 million donation to aviation program is largest individual gift in Cypress College history

Golden West College honored as 2018 Champion of Higher Education for excellence in transfer

Cypress College receives state grant to expand campus Veterans Resource Center

Golden West College construction projects aim to build a future of ‘innovation and invention’

Career Education 2018 “Strong Workforce Stars” Programs Named as Enhanced Salary Surfer Website is Released to Help Students Make Decisions about College and Career

2018 Strong Workforce Stars

Irvine Valley College offers new pathway for weekend-only students

Golden West College construction projects aim to build a future of ‘innovation and invention’

Video Walls Bring Campus Highlights to the Big Screen