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Cal State Tuition increases 9 percent next fall

Cal State Tuition increases 9 percent next fall

Robert Beaver and Robert Beaver

November 16, 2011


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Pete Moye'News Button California State University Board of Trustees approved a 9 percent tuition hike for the Fall 2012 semester during a meeting Nov. 16. The increase marks the second hike that trustees approved this year. Trustees voted nine to six for approval, which prompted protests that resulted in several arrests ...

Health Care discussed at Board of Trustees meeting

Health Care discussed at Board of Trustees meeting

Jim Brannon and Jim Brannon

November 8, 2011


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Cerritos College employees express concern about their health care on Nov. 2 before the Board of Trustees in the Cheryl A. Epple Board Room, days before the Calif. deadline to switch their health care plan. Pete Moye'News Button...

New Deans announced during Wednesday’s Board of Trustees meeting

New Deans announced during Wednesday’s Board of Trustees meeting

Pete Moye' and Pete Moye'

November 4, 2011


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Pete Moye'News Button Former Taft College biology professor Rick Miranda was among the three new members of the administration approved by the Cerritos College Board of Trustees at Wednesday’s board meeting. Miranda was approved as the Dean of Academic Affairs. Nick Real, the new instructional dean of the Technolo...

Racial lawsuit against the district may cost Cerritos College students

Racial lawsuit against the district may cost Cerritos College students

Brandon Rodriguez and Stephanie Cobian and Brandon Rodriguez and Stephanie Cobian

October 4, 2011


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Pete Moye'News Button Claims of racially polarizing Latino voters led to a lawsuit against the Cerritos Community College District by a former trustee and a former trustee candidate on Sept. 28. According to Cerritos College President Linda Lacy, the lawsuit can impact students directly. "Now we have to pay for atto...

Former candidates file suit against Board of Trustees

Former candidates file suit against Board of Trustees

Pete Moye' and Pete Moye'

September 29, 2011


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Pete Moye'News Button Two former candidates for the Cerritos College Board of Trustees filed a lawsuit against the Cerritos Community College District. Carmen Avalos and Tom Chavez, along with Leonard Zuniga, a resident of Downey, have filed suit against the district with the Los Angeles County Superior Court. ...

New Facilities Master Plan calling for less renovations

New Facilities Master Plan calling for less renovations

Jim Brannon and Jim Brannon

September 23, 2011


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Pete Moye'News Button The “fragmentary memory” of the current Fine Arts Building, set for demolition in 2016, will live on in the form of a sound sculpture. “They will be able to take that memory with them,” James MacDevitt, art history instructor and director and curator of the Cerritos College Art Galler...

Board of Trustees approve of donating recycled library books to Better World Books

Board of Trustees approve of donating recycled library books to Better World Books

Stephanie Romero and Stephanie Romero

August 29, 2011


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Pete Moye'News Button The Cerritos College library doesn’t just throw its books away. The books are recycled and a way is found to not just putting them in a trash can. The Cerritos College Board of Trustees approved to have the library donate its books to the Better World Books organization. The Board of Trus...

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