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The motion to enter a Third Amendment with Follet Higher Education Group was carried on Jan. 15, 2020. This is in efforts to lower textbook costs for students on campus. Photo credit: Kianna Znika

Board of Trustees carry motion to continue lowering textbook costs for low-income students

January 22, 2020

A motion to continue lowering the costs of textbooks for low-income students on campus was approved by the Board of Trustees on...

The Board of Trustee same to a had a controversial night as they meet with a packed room of students and staff. They unanimously voted against agenda item 33, to not renew Zebra Coffee contract.

Zebra Coffee not extinct on campus, to remain another year

January 21, 2018

    The Board of Trustee have voted to extend the contract with on-campus food vendors until the Spring 2019 semester,...

ASCC President Karen Patron sitting in her office. Patron hesitated signing the legislation after speaking to Cerritos College President Jose Fierro. Photo credit: David Jenkins

Elton John bill vetoed

December 5, 2017

Legislation that was previously approved to have musician Elton John host a benefit for the Cerritos College Music Department ha...

Ascc leaders fear budget deficits

Benjamin Garcia

October 11, 2017

Members of the student government are in frenzy after Trustee Marisa Perez uttered some suggestions about reallocating revenue from the bookstore to go towards the new negotiations for vendors in the food court. Trustee Raul Avalos said that at the Board of Trustees meeting on Sept. 20, Marisa Perez brought up “how the money is split.” “I...

Board of trustees and student government grapple for funds

Jenny Gonzalez

September 22, 2017

In light of growing deficits, the Board of Trustees is on the hunt for extra money and may be looking to tap into some funds that were previously allocated to ASCC. It's Sept. 6 meeting, the board reviewed a "Request for Proposals for Food and/or Concession Services" item that allows the board to review the RFP's for the 2018-19 budget. Because it was...

Board of Trustee applicant James Cody Birkey is interviewed by the Board of Trustees to fill the vacant spot. He was rated by the board and received a total of 167 points, whereas the second and third place applicants received a total of 155 points. Photo credit: David Jenkins

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

June 10, 2017

PLL Vice President James Cody Birkey stated, "Lets build our community college together," in his opening speech during the in...

Trustee John Paul Drayer particiapates at his final board meeting on Wednesday, April 5. His retirement will take effect on Wednesday, April 19.

Trustee Drayer retires from board

April 5, 2017

Board of Trustee member John Paul Drayer calls his recent resignation “an act of protest, and a vote of no confidence against...

From left to right Cerritos College Board of Trustee Member Shin Liu, Cerritos College President Jose Fierro, Trustee Zurich Lewis, Trustee Carmen Avalos and Trustee Martha Camacho-Rodriguez looking at a PowerPoint presentation during the Wednesday, Jan. 25 board meeting. The presentation consisted of 92 slides after which the board members were able to ask questions and make suggestions on what other data they wanted to see, like data on the percentage of students that live outside of the cities of Norwalk and Cerritos. Photo credit: Perla Lara

Board of Trustees discuss Educational Master Plan which affects all students

January 31, 2017

The Cerritos College Board of Trustees meeting began moving through the agenda items at a fast pace. The board had no comments...

Cerritos College Board of Trustee members gather for the first meeting of the year, This was the first meeting in which Trustee Lewis Zurich ran as president. Photo credit: Monique Nethington

First trustee meeting overshadowed by personal problems

January 26, 2017

Under the leadership of new board president Lewis Zurich, the first meeting of year for the Cerritos College Board of Trustees me...

Storify: Board of Trustees Meeting 12/7

Karla Enriquez, Managing Editor

December 9, 2016

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