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CCD Dental Hygiene students at work in its community clinic.

Compassionate, Quality Care a Hallmark of CCD’s Dental Hygiene Clinic

Partnership with Howard Dental Makes Care Available to Persons Living with HIV Almost thirty 30 years ago, individuals diagnosed with HIV were given bleak predictions with regard to lifespan, quality Read morehttps://www.cccs.edu/compassionate-quality-care-a-hallmark-of-ccds-dental-hygiene-clinic/


CCCS Connections, Student Spotlight
This is article 10 of 13 in CCCS Connections Issue 1201
Dr. Nancy McCallin, Danielle Armstrong and Dr. Carmen Simone

Student Rep to State Board from Trinidad State Presents at National Convention in D.C.

ALAMOSA – This past March, 400 of the country’s 12-million community college students attended the American Student Association of Community Colleges’ National Student Advocacy Conference in Washington D.C..  The association is comprised of Read morehttps://www.cccs.edu/student-rep-to-state-board-from-trinidad-state-presents-at-national-convention-in-d-c/


CCCS Connections, Innovations, Honors & Achievements
This is article 2 of 13 in CCCS Connections Issue 1201
Dr. McCallin and Dr. Freeman

Community College of Denver’s Everette J. Freeman Named Rising Star President of the Year

In April at the annual Colorado Community College System’s (CCCS) Rising Star Awards Ceremony, Community College of Denver (CCD) President Dr. Everette J. Freeman was named “Rising Star President of the Year.” Read morehttps://www.cccs.edu/community-college-of-denvers-everette-j-freeman-named-rising-star-president-of-the-year/


CCCS Connections, Innovations, Honors & Achievements
This is article 1 of 13 in CCCS Connections Issue 1201
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Colorado Northwestern Community College Park Ranger Program Graduate Earns Ultra Elite Federal Law Enforcement Training Center Honor

Aaron Millhench, a recent graduate of Colorado Northwestern Community College’s (CNCC) National Park Service (NPS) seasonal ranger law enforcement training program, has become one of eight NPS employees ever to graduate Read morehttps://www.cccs.edu/colorado-northwestern-community-college-park-ranger-program-graduate-earns-ultra-elite-federal-law-enforcement-training-center-honor/


CCCS Connections, Home Page Newsfeed, Partnerships, Workforce Development & Community Involvement
This is article 9 of 13 in CCCS Connections Issue 1201
PHOTO: Dr. Michele Haney, center, is congratulated by Congressman Ed Perlmutter, left, and CCCS President Dr. Nancy McCallin, right

Jefferson County Schools Foundation Bestows its Lifetime Achievement in Education Award Upon Red Rocks CC President Dr. Michele Haney

LAKEWOOD – The Jefferson County Schools Foundation recently bestowed its “Norma Anderson Lifetime Achievement in Education Award” upon Red Rocks Community College (RRCC) President Dr. Michele Haney.  The foundation selected her for Read morehttps://www.cccs.edu/jefferson-county-schools-foundation-bestows-its-lifetime-achievement-in-education-award-upon-red-rocks-cc-president-dr-michele-haney/


CCCS Connections, Grants & Philanthropy, Home Page Newsfeed
This is article 13 of 13 in CCCS Connections Issue 1201
Jonathan and Meghan Seib

Morgan Community College Nursing Student Receives Regional Award/Scholarship

In April, first-year Morgan Community College (MCC) Nursing Student Jonathan Seib was among a select group of nine undergraduates honored at the Centennial Area Health Education Center (CAHEC) 31th Annual Read morehttps://www.cccs.edu/morgan-community-college-nursing-student-receives-regional-awardscholarship/


CCCS Connections, Grants & Philanthropy, Home Page Newsfeed
This is article 12 of 13 in CCCS Connections Issue 1201
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Pikes Peak CC Advanced Manufacturing Program Grant Manager Reflects on How Initiative Has Propelled Excellence Across CCCS

In 2013, the Colorado Helps Advanced Manufacturing Program (CHAMP) was created by a $25 million grant from the U.S. Department of Labor to a consortia of nine higher-ed institutions, including Read morehttps://www.cccs.edu/pikes-peak-cc-advanced-manufacturing-program-grant-manager-reflects-on-how-initiative-has-propelled-excellence-across-cccs/


CCCS Connections, Grants & Philanthropy, Home Page Newsfeed
This is article 11 of 13 in CCCS Connections Issue 1201
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Colorado Opportunity Scholarship Initiative and Quarterly Forum Leadership Organization Partner to Provide $150,000 in Scholarships to Lamar Community College

DENVER – The Colorado Opportunity Scholarship Initiative (COSI) and the Quarterly Forum executive leadership organization recently announced a plan to partner provide scholarships to Lamar Community College (LCC). The scholarship award was formally Read morehttps://www.cccs.edu/colorado-opportunity-scholarship-initiative-and-quarterly-forum-leadership-organization-partner-to-provide-150000-in-scholarships-to-lamar-community-college/


CCCS Connections, Home Page Newsfeed, Partnerships, Workforce Development & Community Involvement
This is article 7 of 13 in CCCS Connections Issue 1201
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North Metro Small Business Development Center at Front Range Community College Launches New Program to Help Small Manufacturers to Grow Their Businesses

WESTMINSTER – A new grant-supported program delivered by the North Metro Denver Small Business Development Center (SBDC) at Front Range Community College (FRCC) in Westminster, could help Colorado manufacturers with fewer Read morehttps://www.cccs.edu/north-metro-small-business-development-center-at-front-range-community-college-launches-new-program-to-help-small-manufacturers-to-grow-their-businesses/