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Celebrate Black History Month

Message from Dr. Ryan Ross, CCCS Associate Vice Chancellor of Student Affairs and Director of Equity & Inclusion Yesterday marked the beginning of Black History Month,...
Black History Month graphic with photos of historic black americans in the background

Reshaping Law Enforcement Cadet Training Programs

Colorado Community College System (CCCS) was given the opportunity to reshape law enforcement cadet training programs in our state when a $1 Million Grant from The...
Female FRCC Cadet Swearing In

Over 300 Community College Students Enroll in 4-Year Degree Nursing Program Thanks to Colorado Legislation

Landmark legislation off to a great start to help improve healthcare outcomes across Colorado. House Bill 18-1086, “Community College Bachelor Science Degree Nursing,” became law in...
FRCC Nursing Student standing next to a gurney listening to a nursing instructor

PCC, Ford Partner to Expand Student Opportunity

The automotive service technology program at Pueblo Community College is one of only 50 in the nation to become part of the Ford Motor Company’s Automotive...
Pueblo Community College student speaking in front of Ford truck.

CCCS Awarded $1 Million from Colorado Health Foundation to Reshape Law Enforcement Training

December 15, 2020 (Denver, CO) – Today, the Colorado Community College Foundation announced that The Colorado Health Foundation awarded a $1 million grant to the Colorado...
Female FRCC Cadet Swearing In

CCCS Announces Next President for Community College of Denver

Dr. Marielena DeSanctis will begin new role January 2021. Following a nationwide search, Colorado Community College System (CCCS) Chancellor Joe Garcia today announced Dr. Marielena DeSanctis...
Dr. Marielena DeSanctis as the next president of the Community College of Denver

Support Students on Colorado Gives Day

On Tuesday, December 8, 2020, thousands of Coloradans will once again come together to support their communities by participating in Colorado Gives Day, an annual statewide...
Give where you live Tuesday, Dec 8 at coloradogivesday.org

Three Finalists Announced in CCD Presidential Search

  Finalists to participate in virtual town halls November 17, 18 and 19. November 12, 2020 (Denver) — Today, the Colorado Community College System (CCCS) Chancellor...

CCCS Launches National Searches for Next ACC and CCA Presidents

Respective community members encouraged to shape candidate profiles. November 2, 2020 (Denver, CO) – Today, the Colorado Community College System (CCCS) announced the start of two...
Arapahoe Community College & Community College of Aurora Presidential Search

Chancellor Joe Garcia Inducted into HACU’s Hall of Champions

Chancellor Joe Garcia was formally inducted into the Hispanic Association of Colleges and Universities (HACU) Hall of Champions on October 26, 2020, honoring his career-long commitment...
Chancellor Joe Garcia holding HACU Award "We have a responsibility to make sure Hispanic students get the support they need to gain access and influence"