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California Community College Chancellor Eloy Oakley took questions from student media over a teleconference on Thursday. Eloy, who has been chancellor since December of 2016, discussed topics ranging from enrollment to the upcoming elections.

Chancellor’s Office holds media teleconference

September 28, 2020

California Community College Chancellor Eloy Oakley hosted a teleconference on Thursday for community...

Starting at community college can save money while still providing college experience

Heather Kemp, Staff Writer

October 22, 2014

In their junior and senior years of high school, young minds are forced to make a life-altering decision: where they want to attend college. Deciding where to further your education is a terribly difficult choice to make. For some, it depends on where their friends are going, a family legacy or a dream school. For those...

Gov. Jerry Brown signs act to strengthen community college student success

Ariel Hevesi, Connection Staff

September 27, 2012

Gov. Jerry Brown signed the Student Success Act of 2012 on Sept. 27 to initiate superior student education and strengthen tomorrows workforce, according to a press release from the California Community Colleges Chancellor’s Office. Brown plans to provide a path for college students that was previously missing before the...

California Community Colleges’ budget hinges on Proposition 30

Editorial Staff

September 27, 2012

California Community Colleges will cut $338 million in the event that Proposition 30 fails to pass in the November election, CCC Acting Chancellor Erik Skinner said during a conference call held for student newspapers on Sept. 26. Proposition 30 calls for a raise in sales tax by one-fourth of a cent for four years and an...

Dr. Brice Harris named California Community College Chancellor

Zach Hannigan, Connection Staff

September 27, 2012

Former Los Rios Community College District Chancellor Brice Harris was unanimously selected by the Board of Governors today to serve as the 15th chancellor of the California Community College system. Harris is now in charge of a 112-college system, the largest system of higher education in the country. “Brice Harris is t...

Repeatability legislation to limit retaking classes in June

Josh Slowiczek, Connection Staff

September 27, 2012

Thinking about re-taking one of your favorite classes? Well you should consider taking it this coming spring because as of June 1, the repeatability of certain courses will no longer be permitted in the Los Rios district. Repeatability of active participation courses, such as classes in physical education, visual arts, performing...

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