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CCCS Connections, Innovations, Honors & Achievements
This is article 2 of 13 in CCCS Connections Issue 1202
Images of NJC flag raising ceremony and NJC employees in the formation of the number 75.

NJC Celebrates 75 years of Enriching Students & Community with Special Flag Ceremony

In September to celebrate Northeastern Junior College’s 75th anniversary not only did all faculty and staff participate in a special NJC flag raising ceremony, they also pulled off the feat of assembling for Read morehttps://www.cccs.edu/njc-celebrates-75-years-of-enriching-students-community-with-special-flag-ceremony/


CCCS Connections, Innovations, Honors & Achievements
This is article 4 of 13 in CCCS Connections Issue 1202
RRCC's Expanded Arvada Campus

Congressman Ed Perlmutter and Other Regional Dignitaries Converge on RRCC Ribbon Cutting for Expanded Arvada Campus

On August 16, Red Rocks Community College celebrated the opening of its $22.5 million expansion to their Arvada Campus. Ceremony remarks were given by: RRCC President Michele Haney; Congressman Ed Read morehttps://www.cccs.edu/rrcc-hosts-ribbon-cutting-for-expanded-campus-in-arvada/


CCCS Connections, Innovations, Honors & Achievements
This is article 5 of 13 in CCCS Connections Issue 1202
A group of Colorado officials visited Colorado Northwestern Community College Wednesday. State Rep. Bob Rankin, left, CNCC Vice President Janell Oberlander, CNCC President Ronald Granger, Colorado Lt. Gov. Donna Lynne, Colorado Community College System President Nancy McCallin and State Education Board member Joyce Rankin pose for a picture at CNCC. Joyce Rankin also is the wife of Bob Rankin.

CNCC’s Craig Campus Impresses Lt. Governor with Arts, Facilities & Innovative Programs

In late August, Lt. Gov. Donna Lynne, having just assumed her office in May, visited Colorado Northwestern Community College’s Craig Campus on a statewide tour of state facilities. [PHOTO:  State Rep. Bob Rankin, Read morehttps://www.cccs.edu/cnccs-craig-campus-impresses-lt-governor-with-arts-facilities-innovative-programs/


CCCS Connections, Innovations, Honors & Achievements
This is article 6 of 13 in CCCS Connections Issue 1202
2 students brainstorm on dry erase board in PPCC"s new entrepreneurship program

PPCC Supports Student Entrepreneurs with Ground Breaking Program

COLORADO SPRINGS – Pikes Peak Community College, partnering with three other local higher education institutions, is helping area students become successful real life entrepreneurs.  The institutions are represented by President Dr. Read morehttps://www.cccs.edu/ppcc-supports-student-entrepreneurs-with-ground-breaking-program/


CCCS Connections, Partnerships, Workforce Development & Community Involvement
This is article 7 of 13 in CCCS Connections Issue 1202
LCC 2016 Fullbridge Class

LCC Partners with Fullbridge to Deliver Transformative Business Leadership Program

In October, Fullbridge, a professional development and education company that prepares young professionals to succeed in the global economy, announced  it was renewing a business education partnership with Lamar Community College Read morehttps://www.cccs.edu/lcc-partners-with-fullbridge-to-deliver-transformative-business-leadership-program/


CCCS Connections, Partnerships, Workforce Development & Community Involvement
This is article 8 of 13 in CCCS Connections Issue 1202
Morgan Community College has partnered with Yamagata Prefectural College of Agriculture and Forestry for twenty-five years, offering a cultural and educational experience between students.

MCC Celebrates 25th Anniversary of Hosting 50 Students from their Japanese Sister College

In continuing with a 25 year sister-college tradition, in September, Morgan Community College hosted 50 students from the Yamagata Prefectural College of Agriculture and Forestry (YPCAF) located in Shinjo, Japan. Read morehttps://www.cccs.edu/mcc-celebrates-25th-anniversary-of-hosting-50-students-from-their-japanese-sister-college/


CCCS Connections, Partnerships, Workforce Development & Community Involvement
This is article 11 of 13 in CCCS Connections Issue 1202
FRCC, System and Board Dignitaries Cut the Ribbon on the New and Improved Mount Antero Building

Reopening of Enhanced FRCC Larimer Campus Student Center Caps Completion of $32 Million in Projects

Front Range Community College’s Larimer Campus is currently enjoying the completion of several months of new construction and renovations across their grounds in Fort Collins thanks to their students who Read morehttps://www.cccs.edu/reopening-of-enhanced-frcc-larimer-campus-student-center-caps-completion-of-32-million-in-projects/


CCCS Connections, Grants & Philanthropy
This is article 12 of 13 in CCCS Connections Issue 1202
pic of 4 families

Matching Grant from Gary Community Investments Enables CCA to Leverage $4.9 Million to Train Working Parents for High Growth Career Pathways

The Community College of Aurora has received a four-year, $1 million matching grant from Gary Community Investments, a Colorado-based philanthropic organization. The grant will match 25 percent of a four-year, Read morehttps://www.cccs.edu/matching-grant-from-gary-community-investments-enables-cca-to-leverage-4-9-million-to-train-working-parents-for-high-growth-career-pathways/


CCCS Connections, Grants & Philanthropy
This is article 13 of 13 in CCCS Connections Issue 1202
Hispanic Female STEM student

CCD Awarded $3 Million from U.S. Department of Education to Support Hispanic Students Pursuing STEM

Community College of Denver, Denver’s only federally designated Hispanic Serving Institution, was awarded over $3 million over five years to re-envision education and college navigation. STEM Sirviendo, funded by the U.S. Department Read morehttps://www.cccs.edu/ccd-awarded-3-million-from-u-s-department-of-education-to-support-hispanic-students-pursuing-stem/


CCCS Connections, Partnerships, Workforce Development & Community Involvement
This is article 9 of 13 in CCCS Connections Issue 1202
Subaru University - an opportunity for a winning partnership between Pueblo Community College's automotive program, retailers and Subaru of America. Giving students the knowledge, mentorship, and resources needed to enter the automotive workforce. Working together, we can build the technicians of tomorrow.

Subaru Selects PCC’s Automotive Service Technology Program for Training Partnership

PUEBLO – Pueblo Community College is now home to Subaru University. PCC officials and Jeremy Hamm, managing partner at Subaru of Pueblo, announced in early September that the school’s Automotive Read morehttps://www.cccs.edu/subaru-selects-pcc-for-automotive-partnership/


CCCS Connections, Partnerships, Workforce Development & Community Involvement
This is article 10 of 13 in CCCS Connections Issue 1202
Trinidad State Physics Instructor Bob Philbin teaches a math class every day at Trinidad High School

Adjacent Campuses Bolster Learning Opportunities for TSJC and Local School District

Decades ago likely no one thought of the possibilities when Trinidad State Junior College, Trinidad Middle School and Trinidad High School were all built on contiguous land to the west Read morehttps://www.cccs.edu/adjacent-campuses-bolster-learning-opportunities-for-tsjc-and-local-school-district/