JULY 1, 2015
The College of the Canyons 2015 "Blockbuster Summer" continues, with a final five-week session of classes set to begin July 13. Providing students and community members with a final opportunity to complete coursework prior to the start of the fall semester in August, the third summer session is expected to include more than 75 sections of high-demand core classes covering a wide range of academic subjects and disciplines.
JUNE 26, 2015
Forty-six years after enrolling in the first classes offered by College of the Canyons, Michele Jenkins now serves as president of the Santa Clarita Community College District Board of Trustees. First elected in 1984, she is the longest continuously serving member of the board.
JUNE 24, 2015
Community members looking for a taste of something new can now count the College of the Canyons Institute for Culinary Education among the menu of gourmet restaurant options in town with the opening of the new Culinary Arts Café at the college’s Valencia campus.
JUNE 24, 2015
Runners of all ages will have the opportunity to support the College of the Canyons cross country and track & field programs by participating in the 42nd Annual Cross Country Summer Series on Thursday evenings from July 9 to Aug. 20.
JUNE 18, 2015
Cassidy Henry wanted to attend the University of California at Los Angeles since she was a 13-year-old growing up in Pennsylvania. Born in Ransom, a dwindling manufacturing town, Henry’s dream was put on temporary hiatus as a high school senior after being admitted to every UC campus she applied to — except the one that mattered most to her.
JUNE 3, 2015
During her lifetime, 99-year-old College of the Canyons graduate and Agua Dulce resident Doreetha Daniels has lived through the Great Depression, World War II and the fall of Nazi Germany, the Civil Rights movement, the moon landing, the collapse of the Berlin Wall and end of the Cold War and, and most recently, the ushering in of the digital information age.
JUNE 3, 2015
Two members of the College of the Canyons women’s basketball team have committed to continue their playing careers at the next level, as sophomores Nayiri Aslanian and Jordan Oster will both transfer to four-year schools in the fall.
JUNE 3, 2015
Five members of the College of the Canyons men’s basketball team have committed to four-year institutions, as sophomores Coley Apsay, Brodric Smith, Ricardo Greaves, Tullio Parry and Riley Honaker will all continue their playing careers at four-year schools in the fall.
MAY 27, 2015
College of the Canyons received a $5.5 million grant today to create four career pathway programs and expand student participation in career related-activities in partnership with the William S. Hart Union High School District and local business leaders.
MAY 15, 2015
The College of the Canyons women’s volleyball program invites boys and girls ages 9-14 to join in the 2015 Cougar Volleyball Camp, with two sessions running in July.
MAY 14, 2015
College of the Canyons quarterback Tony Dawson has signed a National Letter of Intent with Houston Baptist University and will continue his playing career as a Husky in the fall.
MAY 12, 2015
College of the Canyons has been recognized for its continued leadership in promoting the use of Open Educational Resources in the classroom as a means to help reduce student costs and increase access to higher education.
MAY 11, 2015
Through his involvement with various on-campus clubs, activities and employment opportunities, College of the Canyons student Ryan McPeters has taken full advantage of the opportunities presented to him.
MAY 8, 2015
Following a nationwide search, College of the Canyons has selected a candidate to serve as managing director of the Santa Clarita Performing Arts Center (PAC). The Santa Clarita Community College District Board of Trustees is scheduled to vote Wednesday on the hiring of longtime arts administrator Lindsay Gambini as the PAC’s new managing director, effective July 6.
MAY 6, 2015
The College of the Canyons "Blockbuster Summer" schedule of classes has returned, with three action-packed class sessions sure to have students and community members sitting on the edge of their seats and clamoring to see which of their educational goals will be realized next.
APRIL 13, 2015
Registration is now open for the popular career exploration themed College of the Canyons Summer Institute, with three sessions running from July 13 to 24.