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Colorado eClips, April 27, 2015

Today’s sampling of the latest news about, and issues affecting, the colleges and career and technical education operations associated with the Colorado Community College System follows:

Today’s Colorado Community College Tweets & Facebook Posts
Today’s Colorado Career & Technical Student Organization Tweets & Facebook Posts

Hancock pushes for racial equity, justice at community summit
Denver Post (discusses CCD Dean of Student Development Dr. Ryan Ross as event’s keynote speaker)

Pret-a-Porter fuses fashion, interior finishes for unique runway looks
Denver Post (photo caption on front page of printed Lifestyle section cites how FRCC’s Larimer Campus Interior Design Club students participated in this opportunity)

Diversified Machine Systems

Aurora movie theater shooting: Attorneys who’ll be trying to prove James Holmes’ guilt or innocence
KMGH ABC 7 Denver (co-prosecuting attorney has adjunct-taught at ACC)

2015 Crystal Apple Awards: Honoring educators
Fort Morgan Times (MCC related)

Jessica Perez takes People’s Choice Award
Fort Morgan Times (MCC related)

Citizenship issues workshop today at Morgan Community College in Fort Morgan
Fort Morgan Times

Community Calendar: How to Prepare for and Apply for Programs Available Through Executive Action on Immigration to be Discussed at MCC
Fort Morgan Times

CU medicine selects Archer for summer internship
La Junta Tribune Democrat (OJC related)

Local students represent well at Colorado Science and Engineering Fair
Fowler Tribune (OJC related)

Stephen Simpson to deliver 2015 commencement address at Otero Junior College
La Junta Tribune Democrat

Business Classes: Microsoft Word 2010 Taught at PCC
Pueblo Chieftain

Hundreds flock to health fair for cheap blood tests
Canon City Daily Record  (PCC related)

Sandi Allen and Michael and Cathie Merlino inducted into 2015 Fremont Hall of Fame
Canon City Daily Record (PCC related)

Thirty-one local dynamos nominated for YWCA’s annual honors
Pueblo Chieftain (PCC related)

STEM Boot Camp at PCC
(Pueblo Chieftain

Sterling resident runs Boston Marathon
Journal Advocate (NJC related)

Students participate in Colorado fair at Lamar Community College

Rising Stars: Outstanding community college students recognized
Fort Morgan Times (MCC related)

What Do Pharmacy Technicians Do?Front Range Community College Blog

LCC ‘Lopes hold on to defeat Trinidad State, 8-6

Lamar Ledger (TSJC related)

Reineke stings Rattlers
Sterling Journal Advocate (NJC, OJC and LCC related)

Reed signs LCC letter of intent
Lamar Ledger

LCC baseball splits with Northeastern Jr. College in first two games of four …
Lamar Ledger

Porreco siblings Dan of D’Evelyn, Vince of Mullen stay close as coaches
Denver Post (TSJC related)

Highland’s Jamie Clawson eyes state track title (VIDEO)
Greeley Tribune (LCC related)


Corinthian Colleges Shuts Down, Ending Classes for 16,000 Overnight
NBC News

PDF: Office for Civil Rights Issues New Title IX Guidance
U.S. Department of Education (scroll past notice of language assistance on page 1 of PDF)

Companies pledge to upgrade frontline workers’ skills
Community College Daily

Governor praises cooperation as he signs off on Colorado budget
Colorado Springs Gazette (related to Higher Ed funding)

A transfer-pathway program in Utah
Community College Daily

Opt-out movement accelerates amid Common Core testing
eSchool News

In the Face of Colossal Cuts in Louisiana
Inside Higher Education
Please note: over time the above links may expire and become broken



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