JULY 28, 2015
A Nationwide organization founded in 1970, Mathematics, Engineering, Science Achievement (MESA) has helped thousands of first generation and economically disadvantaged students take advantage of the college resources they need to be competitive workers in the science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) fields.
JULY 23, 2015
Four members of the College of the Canyons track & field program will be competing at the next level in 2015-16, with sophomore Dominique Dowell and freshmen Ashton Garcia, Sike Azu-Irondi and Mikala Fairchild, each accepting offers to four-year schools.
JULY 14, 2015
Whether you prefer the heart-stirring twang of a country song, the hilarity of talented animals or the heavy beat of a drum, the Santa Clarita Performing Arts Center (PAC) at College of the Canyons has exactly what you need for an unforgettable afternoon or evening out on the town.
JULY 10, 2015
With more than 16,000 students in attendance and $81,000 in cash scholarships up for grabs, College of the Canyons students shined bright on the big stage at the Future Business Leaders of America-Phi Beta Lambda (FBLA-PBL) national conference held in Chicago from June 24-27.
JULY 10, 2015
By partnering with Los Angeles Police Department to offer a new Motor Transport Division: Student Internship program, College of the Canyons is providing automotive technology students with a significant opportunity for professional growth within one of Southern California’s most important and well-known organizations.
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.
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 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.