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Campus Connection - February 12, 2018

STEM Symposium attendees

STEM Symposium Inspires Students

Cerritos College hosted the STEM Symposium in partnership with Sabio on February 8. The Symposium featured panel discussions on future technology, entrepreneurship in technology, and careers in technology. The all-day event also included a complimentary photo session for professional headshots and networking reception. The event attracted not only Cerritos College students but also some students from another community college.

Black History Month celebration

African Drum Performance Kicks off Black History Month

The 2018 Black History Month kicked off last week with drum and dance performance featuring performers from Senegal. Students, faculty and administrators joined them on stage. This week, Dr. Maulana Karenga, the world-renowned creator of Kwanzaa and the Nguzo Saba, will be the keynote speaker on February 14. Black History Month events are offered through February. View calendar

The Seagulld

The Seagull Coming To Cerritos College Theatre

Hilarious, trenchant, poignant and profound, Anton Chekhov’s The Seagull (1896) is possibly the playwright’s finest work. Set on the summer estate of Russia’s most accomplished actress and her ambitious son, the play portrays a world where egos and aspirations collide and collapse... Link to the full story about The Seagull

Dr. Fierro, Danielle, and Zurich Lewisd

Danielle Rogacion Named Employee of the Month of December 2017

The Outstanding Classified/ Confidential Employee Selection Committee named Danielle Rogacion as the recipient of the Outstanding Classified/ Confidential Employee of the Month for December 2017. Danielle began her career at Cerritos College on November 17, 2014 in the Child Development Center as the Food Specialist...Link to the full story about Danielle

Dr. Fierro, Yesenia with her daughter, and Zurich Lewis

Yesenia Ramirez Named Employee of the Month of January 2018

The Outstanding Classified/ Confidential Employee Selection Committee named Yesenia Ramirez as the recipient of the Outstanding Classified/ Confidential Employee of the Month for January 2018. Yesenia began her career at Cerritos College in the Financial Aid Department 17 years ago. She was initially hired as a work-study student. In 2002 she was hired as a full-time... Link to the full story about Yesenia

Finish Great

Employee Giving Campaign Kick-off Party February 14

The Employee Giving Campaign will raise funds for student scholarships and college success programs, while focusing on a culture of giving back to our students. The campaign runs from February 14 through March 31. Please join us at the Kick-off Party, Wednesday, February 14, 11 a.m. - 1 p.m. in Student Center. Enjoy games, raffle prizes, entertainment, and lunch!

RAD Self Defensed

FREE Women's Self Defense 3-Day Class! Only 9 Spots Left!

Campus Police will present R.A.D., a 12-hour program of realistic self-defense techniques taught by nationally certified instructors. R.A.D. is open to ALL women on campus who are current Cerritos College student, staff, or faculty, and is FREE. This women-only course offers self-defense instruction that is easy to learn, easy to retain, and easy to employ...Link to the full story about free R.A.D. class


Stay Informed

Shared Governance Committee Meetings: February 12 - 15

Monday, February 12
1 p.m. - Coordinating Committee (Board Room)
3:30 p.m. - Student Learning Outcomes (SS 140)

Tuesday, February 13
10 a.m. - DEEOAC (H.R. Conference Room)
11 a.m. - Hiring Standards (BE 118)

Wednesday, February 14
3 p.m. - Student Equity (Board Room)

Thursday, February 15
10 a.m. - Outstanding Classified Employee Selection (H.R. Conference Room)
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 us when your meeting schedule changes from your committee webpage.


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