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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...

A Message from New System President Joe Garcia

Dear Colleagues, As we prepare for the summer to come to an end and a new semester to begin, I am excited to step into the...
CCCS President Joe Garcia

A Message from Retiring System President Dr. Nancy McCallin

Dear Colleagues, Last summer, I announced my retirement as president of the Colorado Community College System. The time has finally come to say goodbye. As I...
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Select Colorado Legislators Honored for their Commitment in Advancing Student Success

June 13, 2018 (Denver) – The State Board for Community Colleges and Occupational Education (SBCCOE) and the Colorado Community College System (CCCS) honored five Colorado legislators for...
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Morgan Community College Wins “Shark Tank”-style Competition

Pictured above: Governor John Hickenlooper and CCCS President Dr. McCallin stand with winning members of the MCC Foundation. DENVER – May 1, 2018: The Colorado Opportunity...
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CCCS Announces New Otero Junior College President

Pictured Above: Dr. Timothy Alvarez April 30, 2018 (Denver, CO) – Dr. Nancy J. McCallin, President of the Colorado Community College System (CCCS), announced today that...
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CCCS Leader Selected for Prestigious Fellowship

Pictured above: Dr. Landon Pirius, 2018-2019 Aspen Fellow April 26, 2018 – Colorado Community College System is proud to announce Dr. Landon Pirius has been selected...
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