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Campus Connection - April 25, 2022


Cerritos Chamber award reception

Falcon's Nest Honored with Shine Community Hero Award

Falcon's Nest, the College's centralized network of resources that provides basic needs support to students, received the 2022 Shine Community Hero Award from the Cerritos Regional Chamber of Commerce on Thursday, April 21. Congratulations, and thank you for helping our students!

Jose Morales

Jose Morales Named Employee of the Month of February 2022

The Outstanding Classified/Confidential Employee Selection Committee named Jose Morales as the recipient of the Outstanding Classified/Confidential Employee of the Month Award for February 2022. Jose was nominated for this award by the Cerritos College Campus Police Department. Since day one of being assigned to the Campus Police Station, Jose has shown his commitment... Link to the full story about Jose

Sarah Pirtle

Sarah Pirtle Named Employee of the Month of March 2022

The Outstanding Classified/Confidential Employee Selection Committee named Sarah Pirtle as the recipient of the Outstanding Classified/Confidential Employee of the Month Award for March 2022. The Office of Diversity, Compliance, and Title IX (DCTIX) would not have been able to keep the college in compliance with the constant changes without the help of Sarah Pirtle. Sarah has been an important partner to the DCITX office by helping ensure that the Cerritos College community is aware of the Title IX changes...Link to the full story about Sarah

Performing Arts Center

Theatre Department to Present Waiting For Lefty

The Theatre Department will present outdoor performances of Waiting For Lefty, in the loading yard of the Performing Arts Center on April 30, May 1, 7, and 8 at 2 p.m. and 5 p.m.
Email for questions.


Food distribution

Walk-Up Only Free Food Distribution on April 27

Walk-up only food distribution on campus: Wednesday, April 27, 9 - 11 a.m. in Falcon Stadium. Park in Lot 1 off Alondra Blvd. Please bring your bags, carts, etc. You must carry your food back to vehicle or other transportation. Facemasks are required. Visit the web for details


Student Art Exhibition 2022

Student Art Exhibition 2022 Kicks Off April 28

Join the Student Art Exhibition 2022 from April 28 - July 14 in the Cerritos College Art Gallery. The opening reception will be held on Thursday, April 28, 5-8 p.m. The annual art exhibition and juried competition of student submissions include more than 150 student artworks, including drawing, painting, printmaking, ceramics, computer graphics, photography, video editing, and animation. Gallery Hours: Monday-Thursday 11 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Black Africana studies

Dr. Brady Heiner: Abolition, Liberation, and the Reimagining of Public Safety

Join the presentation by Brady Heiner, Ph.D., associate professor of philosophy and affiliated faculty of African American studies at California State University, Fullerton. Thursday, April 28, 11 a.m. via zoom. Email for questions.

Teal ribbon and hand

Celebrate Sexual Assault Awareness Month

Join the Sexual Assault Awareness Month (SAAM).

Thursday, April 28, 5 p.m. Teal Table Talks - Container of Overwhelming Feelings: Manage overwhelming feelings using art to foster a sense of harmony and wellbeing inside. Register for the event. 

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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