Campus Connection - April 18, 2022


Speech and debate team

Speech and Debate Team Wins Phi Rho Pi National Speech Championship

After more than two years of online tournaments, the Cerritos College speech and debate team returned to in-person competition at the Phi Rho Pi national championship tournament in St. Charles, MO, and came home a national speech champion. Team president Angel Sanabria highlighted the team’s achievements with a gold award in extemporaneous speaking... Link to the full story about the speech and debate team

CCPRO awards

Public Affairs Scores Two Golds in 2022 CCPRO Awards

The Public Affairs team won two first-place PRO awards with the new annual report SOAR (before and after category) and the football media guide (sports program category) at the Community College Public Relations Organization (CCPRO) Conference on April 7. The PRO Awards celebrate the innovative and outstanding work done during the past year. The team also won second place with the convocation video "secret sauce" (promo video category), and third place with the new College logo (before and after category). Congratulations!

Sate of students

ASCC Presents Inaugural State of Students 

ASCC hosted its first State of Students address on April 14. Current student leaders shared key accomplishments and resolutions passed during their term, including the plastic-free campus policy and the resolution to increase the Student Activities Fee to support Metro GoPass for all students. The newly elected student leaders for the upcoming academic year were also introduced.

Teal ribbon and hand

Celebrate Sexual Assault Awareness Month

Join the Sexual Assault Awareness Month (SAAM).

Tue., April 19, 5 p.m.: Silent Epidemic of Violence Against Disabled QTBIPOC. Register for Zoom.

Wed., April 20, 12 p.m.: Clothesline Project and Denim Day Pocket Design in Falcon Square. 

View the flyer for more SAAM events. 

Medical personnel with a testing sample

COVID Vaccine, Booster, and Testing

Free COVID-19 vaccine, boosters, and testing to Cerritos College students and employees. 
Moderna vaccine: in Student Health Services by appointment only.
COVID-19 testing: in Auto Partners Building
Monday-Friday: 7 a.m. - 7 p.m.
Saturday: 10 a.m. - 2:30 p.m. 
Visit the web for more info.

Culinary Arts students

Campus Food Options: Culinary Arts Cafe is Back! 

Culinary Arts Cafe/Falcon Room: Tuesday - Thursday, 11 a.m. - 12:15 p.m. *Online ordering is available.

Zebra Cafe: Monday - Thursday, 7:45 a,m, - 2 p.m.

Elbow Room: Monday - Thursday, 9 a.m. - 3 p.m.

Food Court - Monday - Thursday, 9 a.m. - 3 p.m. *Online ordering is available. Visit the Campus Dining website for more information. 

Shared Governance Committee Meetings


*All committees have converted to alternative meeting formats. Please contact the committee chairs regarding the meeting format. Shared Governance Committee

Please contact the committee chairs to confirm the meeting schedule. List of committees


Employment Opportunities


For questions, please call Human Resources at (562) 860-2451 Ext.2284.
Hours: Monday-Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.


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