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New board member Birkey chosen for vacant spot, Student Trustee Avalos sworn in

New board member Birkey chosen for vacant spot, Student Trustee Avalos sworn in

Jenny Gonzalez and David Jenkins
June 10, 2017
Filed under Board of Trustees, News

PLL Vice President James Cody Birkey stated, "Lets build our community college together," in his opening speech during the interview held by the Board of Trustees to fill the vacant spot left by former trustee John Paul Drayer.On Wednesday, the board interviewed four applicants, Lorraine Neal, James Cod...

Trustee Drayer retires from board

Trustee Drayer retires from board

Monique Nethington and Perla Lara
April 5, 2017
Filed under Board of Trustees, News, Showcase

Board of Trustee member John Paul Drayer calls his recent resignation “an act of protest, and a vote of no confidence against the current board.” Drayer officially announced his retirement from the board, and his teaching position of 30 years in the Los Angeles Unified School District, on Fr...

Board of Trustees discuss Educational Master Plan which affects all students

Board of Trustees discuss Educational Master Plan which affects all students

Perla Lara
January 31, 2017
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The Cerritos College Board of Trustees meeting began moving through the agenda items at a fast pace. The board had no comments from the public, or reports and comments from constituent groups during the time allotted for comments from the audience. That was to be expected as there were no more than eigh...

First trustee meeting overshadowed by personal problems

First trustee meeting overshadowed by personal problems

Monique Nethington
January 26, 2017
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Under the leadership of new board president Lewis Zurich, the first meeting of year for the Cerritos College Board of Trustees meeting saw presentation of school recognition awards, reviews and project plan presentations. However, the meeting was overshadowed by controversy and personal problems between m...

Storify: Board of Trustees Meeting 12/7

Karla Enriquez, Managing Editor
December 9, 2016
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Ongoing board election results oust incumbent trustee

Briana Hicks
November 15, 2016
Filed under Board of Trustees, News

While people were heavily focused on the national election, the incumbents for board of trustees were focusing on their own election results. Tuesday, November 8th the race to fill open seats for board of trustees took off as expected. Trustee members Bob Arthur, area 1, Carmen Avalos, area 2, M...

Student union, CCFF agree on board endorsements

Ethan Ortiz
November 1, 2016
Filed under Board of Trustees, News

Elections are around the corner and different groups on campus are looking to endorse the best candidates they feel can fulfill their responsibilities on the board of trustees.The Cerritos College Faculty Federation represented by president Solomon Namala spoke about who it is backing and how it is hel...

Board member Drayer censured

Benjamin Garcia, Co-Multimedia Editor
August 27, 2016
Filed under Board of Trustees, News

Among administrative items and presentations, the Cerritos College Board of Trustees gave attention to an item and resolution, which ended in the reproach of a trustee member. The consideration of approval of board resolution 16-0817A which was accepting the report and recommendations of an AD Hoc...

Board candidates vie for CCFF endorsements

Briana Hicks, News Editor
August 23, 2016
Filed under Board of Trustees, News

Board of trustee hopefuls showed many different characteristics aspiring to be endorsed by the Cerritos College Faculty Federation (CCFF). Area 4 trustee member Marisa Perez, kicked off the lobbying campaign to earn support from the CCFF on Thursday, Aug. 18. Perez addressed the small crowd of...

Tentative agreement established for CCFF

Tentative agreement established for CCFF

Briana Hicks, News Editor
August 23, 2016
Filed under Board of Trustees, News, Showcase

After long drawn out months of nonstop back-and-forth negotiations and contract proposals between the District representatives and Cerritos College Faculty Federation (CCFF), the two have finally reached a tentative agreement. A tentative agreement is an agreement that is not certain or fixed, but...

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