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Dr. Kerry Hart Appointed Interim TSJC President

Former Morgan Community College president to guide Trinidad State Junior College through leadership transition Colorado Community College System (CCCS) Chancellor Joe Garcia announced today the appointment...
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Report: CCCS Students Have Competitive Advantage In College Economy

Georgetown study highlights growth in good paying jobs for middle-skills workers Rapid innovation in technology is often the catalyst to shifts in American job trends. Most recently, the...
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Delta Dental Endowment Strengthens CCCS Oral Health Programs

$1.5 million gift supports faculty excellence and scholarships for students committed to public health   The Colorado Community College System is pleased to announce the first...
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CCCS Begins Search for Next TSJC President

Committee seeks a passionate and innovative leader dedicated to student success, the community college mission, and the southern CO region. October 22, 2018 (Denver) — The...
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CCCS receives Technology Pioneer Award for innovative academic planning tool

New online system helps students visualize and plan their academic journey The Colorado Community College System (CCCS) was awarded the Technology Pioneer Award last week by...
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System Office Senior Staff Announcements

Dear Colleagues, It is my pleasure to announce the promotion of one of our Vice Presidents and two new leadership positions at the System Office. Effective...

Joe Garcia Joins University Presidents for Future of Higher Ed Panel

On September 5, CCCS President Joe Garcia joined prominent Colorado leaders of higher education to discuss how their institutions are preparing and adapting to better serve...

NSF awards $1.5 million for underrepresented students seeking STEM careers

The National Science Foundation has awarded five Denver-area community colleges with a three-year, $1.5 million Louis Stokes B2B Alliances for Minority Population (LSAMP) grant. The five...
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CCCS Recognized Among Top Community College Systems

The Colorado Community College System (CCCS) was named among the top 15 community college systems in the U.S. in a report from WalletHub that was released...

President Garcia Encourages Collaboration to Overcome Obstacles to Student Success

A few days before assuming the role of President of the Colorado Community College System (CCCS), Joe Garcia gave the keynote address for the Native American-Serving...