CCCS, CU Boulder Forge New Engineering Transfer Pathways

Pathways Now Include Electrical and Computer Engineering  Feb. 28, 2024 (DENVER) – The Colorado Community College System (CCCS) and the University of Colorado Boulder (CU Boulder) have added...
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CCCS Begins Statewide Strategic Planning Listening Tour

Findings Will Inform 2030 Strategic Plan Feb. 27, 2024 (DENVER) — Leaders from the Colorado Community College System (CCCS) and the State Board for Community Colleges...
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Community Colleges to Offer Five Micro-Credential Pathways in Behavioral Health this Fall

Short-Term Programs Designed to Meet Workforce Demands Feb. 22, 2024 (DENVER) — To help meet significant demands for qualified workers, Colorado community colleges will offer five...
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CCCS’ Dr. Sarah Heath Discusses CTE Equity on Productive Disruption Podcast

Dr. Sarah Heath, CCCS associate vice chancellor for Career and Technical Education (CTE), recently appeared on the Productive Disruption podcast that spotlights innovative ideas in K-12...
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CCCS Partners with CO-WY Engine to Train Climate Resilience Workforce

CCCS Developing Pathways for Jobs in Clean Energy DENVER, (Jan. 29, 2024) — The Colorado Community College System (CCCS) is partnering with the Colorado—Wyoming Climate Resilience...
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CCCS Launches Workforce Resilience Program for Rural Colorado

Grants Available to Support Individuals or Businesses Affected by Pandemic   DENVER, (Jan. 23, 2024) — The Colorado Community College System (CCCS) has launched the Workforce Resilience Program,...
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Dr. Landon Pirius Named President of Red Rocks Community College

Innovative higher education leader to begin tenure in March 2024 Nov. 30, 2023 (Denver) — Today, Joe Garcia, chancellor of the Colorado Community College System (CCCS),...
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CCCS Announces Three Finalists in Red Rocks Community College Presidential Search

Photo from left to right: Dr. Morgan Phillips, Dr. Landon Pirius, and Dr. Rebecca Woulfe.   Finalists to participate in public forums November 14-16 Nov. 6,...
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Colorado Community College System Adds Coppin State University to Bridge to HBCU Initiative

Oct. 30, 2023 (Denver) – The Colorado Community College System (CCCS) announced Coppin State University (CSU) will join its groundbreaking Bridge to HBCU initiative. The program...
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CCCS Launches Search for Pueblo Community College’s Next President

Campus and community encouraged to help shape candidate profile Oct. 26, 2023 (Denver) – The Colorado Community College System (CCCS) has announced the start of its...
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CCCS Foundation Awards Inaugural Reisher Bridge Scholars Cohort

More than 250 Transfer Students to Receive Additional Financial Aid Oct. 19, 2023 (Denver) – More than 250 community college students have qualified for the Reisher...

Dr. Sarah Heath Recognized by Advance CTE

Dr. Heath Honored with Distinguished Leadership Award Oct. 17, 2023 (Silver Spring, MD) – Advance CTE awarded the State Career Technical Education (CTE) Distinguished Leadership Award...

President Patricia Erjavec Announces Retirement from Pueblo Community College

Dr. Erjavec will conclude a 14-year tenure in May 2024 Oct. 2, 2023 (Pueblo, CO) – Pueblo Community College (PCC) president Dr. Patricia Erjavec announced she...

CCCS Honors Four Legislators of the Year

Sept. 14, 2023 (Denver) – The Colorado Community College System (CCCS) honored four Colorado lawmakers as Legislators of the Year for their outstanding support of community...

Search Underway for Red Rocks Community College’s Next President

CCCS to Announce Finalists this Fall   Aug. 1, 2023 (Denver, CO) – The Colorado Community College System (CCCS) has launched a nationwide search to select...
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Colorado Community College System Launches Free Training for In-Demand Jobs

July 18, 2023 (Denver) – Today, the Colorado Community College System announced the launch of Career Advance Colorado, a workforce development initiative that provides free training...
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President Michele Haney Announces Retirement from Red Rocks Community College

May 22, 2023 (Lakewood, CO) – Red Rocks Community College (RRCC) president Dr. Michele Haney announced she will retire in January 2024, culminating a 15-year tenure...
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CCCS, CSU Forge New Civil Engineering Pathway

Associate of Engineering Science pathway streamlines transfer process from community college to CSU May 16, 2023 (Fort Collins, CO) – Today the Colorado Community College System...
Amy Parsons, President of Colorado State University, and Joe Garcia, Chancellor of the Colorado Community College System, sign an articulation agreement between the Community College System and CSU's Civil Engineering Department at an event hosted by Ditesco, a Fort Collins engineering company. May 16, 2023

Dr. Kimberly Zant Named President of Otero College

May 8, 2023 (Denver) — Joe Garcia, chancellor of the Colorado Community College System (CCCS), announced Dr. Kimberly Zant as the sixth president of Otero College...
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CCCS Announces Two Finalists in Otero College Presidential Search

(From left: Dr. Kim Zant, Dr. Deborah Casey) April 17, 2023 (Denver, CO) – Joe Garcia, Chancellor of the Colorado Community College System (CCCS), announced two...