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A New Start: Supporting Students through Single Stop 

Like many Coloradans, Chris Fisher set out west looking for a new start. He had begun recovering from a substance use disorder and heard Pikes Peak...

Community Colleges Are Key to Rural Colorado’s Future 

When people from Colorado’s larger front range cities or even its smaller resort communities read or talk about “rural” Colorado, they often imagine our small towns...

New Legislation Would Expand Zero-Cost Training Programs at CCCS Colleges 

(Photo: Laylonni Jaramillo, a Front Range Community College graduate, and Care Forward Colorado participant speaks at the press conference.) Governor Jared Polis and members of the...
Press conference person speaking in front of a podium.

CCA, CCCS Foundation Partner with Amazon on New Presidential Scholars Program 

Leaders from the Colorado Community College System (CCCS), Community College of Aurora (CCA), and Amazon celebrated the launch of the new Presidential Scholars Program that aims...
Group receiving an oversized check at Community College of Aurora with the CCA mascot and administrative officials

Open Education Week: A Q&A with Susan Stafinbil, Ph.D.

For Open Education Week, the Colorado Community College System is spotlighting faculty and instructors embracing the power of Open Educational Resources (OER). Susan Stafinbil, Ph.D., a...

Open Education Week: A Q&A with Kelly Jo Eldredge

For Open Education Week, the Colorado Community College System is spotlighting faculty and instructors embracing the power of Open Educational Resources (OER). Kelly Jo Eldredge, Department...

Open Education Week: A Q&A with MacKenzie Kembel

For Open Education Week, the Colorado Community College System is spotlighting faculty and instructors embracing the power of Open Educational Resources (OER). We are thrilled to...

Otero College Presidential Search Underway 

March 2, 2023 (Denver, CO) – The Colorado Community College System (CCCS) has launched a nationwide search to select Otero College’s next president following President Timothy...

CCCS Foundation Opens 2023-2024 Scholarship Application 

March 1, 2023 (Denver, CO) – The Foundation for Colorado Community Colleges (the Foundation) opened its scholarship application for the 2023-2024 academic year today, offering financial...

High School Students Experience Health Careers Up Close at State Conference  

(Photo: More than 1,300 students attended last week’s Colorado HOSA – Future Health Professionals conference.) Addressing about 30 high school students in a packed conference room,...
Large group of people sitting in a conference looking at the stage.