Campus Connection - October 29, 2018
Dr. Wilford Michael's Memorial Tribute October 29 and 30
In memory of Dr. Wilford Michael, you are invited to stop by the Student Center on Monday, October 29 (11 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.) and Falcon Square on Tuesday, October 30 (11 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.) to express your condolences to his family. Although there will be an official memorial service on Thursday, November 1... Link to the full story about Dr. Michael's tribute
President's Fall Speaker Series Two Features Goal-Setting Strategies
President Dr. Jose Fierro is hosting the Fall Speaker Series: A Falcon’s Guide to Success with Alfred Rodriguez, lead custodian. The speaker series is aimed to help empower all employees to grow personally and professionally. Faculty, staff, and managers learned how to set and achieve personal and professional goals in the second of the series on October 26. More events are scheduled in the speaker series. RSVP online to save your spot.
Paint Nite Raises Funds and Awareness for Dreamers
The Paint Nite Fundraiser wrapped up the successful Undocumented Students Week of Action at Cerritos College, raising nearly $1,000 for scholarships while participants reconnecting with their artistic side. The week full of activities included Dream Act application assistance, legal services, postcard signing requesting to codify DACA, and the fundraising event.
Culinary Extravaganza Showcases Student Skills, Career Opportunities and Program
Current students and alumni of the College’s culinary arts program, as well as culinary students from local high schools competed in the fifth annual Marukan Cup of Culinary Excellence. Students from local high schools and Cerritos College students who are interested... Link to the full story about Culinary Extravaganza
Latinx Awareness Month to Feature Dia De Los Muertos Celebration
Latinx Awareness Month hosted presentations Hidden Patriots and Olmeca, Rap Artist and Poet last week. Each event examined the Vietnam War and social justice from Latin American perspective respectively. The celebration continues. MEChA's Dia de Los Muertos will be on Thursday, November 1, 11 a.m. - 2 p.m. in Falcon Square, featuring alters, food, goodies, and face painting.
LGBTQ+ History Month Presents Out @ Cerritos
LGBTQ+ History Month featured an Out @ Cerritos employee panel, featuring a diverse set of panelists that hold a variety of positions on campus. Each panelist shared stories about their LGBTQ+ identity in the context of their career paths as well as experiences of challenge and perseverance.
Fall 2018 InSight Annual Report Edition Now Available!
InSight, Cerritos College's community publication, is produced by the Public Affairs Office and is mailed to residents of the district each semester. Call x2287 if you would like additional copies! View the latest Fall 2018 edition. An archive of past issues of InSight is available.
Nominate Outstanding Faculty
Nominate the outstanding professor (full-time or part-time), counselor, librarian, or Student Services’ faculty who has inspired you! Nominations accepted online through Friday, November 30. Visit: www.cerritos.edu/nomination.
Shared Governance Committee Meetings: October 29 - November 2
Thursday, November 1
11 a.m. - Technology Based Learning (CTX 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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