In recognition of its environmental education efforts at the local level, the Santa Clarita Environmental Education Consortium (SCEEC) will be awarded the North American Association for Environmental Education (NAAEE) Award for Outstanding Service to Environmental Education on Saturday, Oct. 22 at the association’s annual conference in Madison, Wisconsin.
OCTOBER 18, 2016
As a filmmaking student at the San Francisco Art Institute in 1972, John Eden took a job as an on-campus janitor to make ends meet. A conference room he was tasked to clean contained Jay De Feo’s monumental painting “The Rose,” her most famous work, which is now on permanent display at the Whitney Museum of American Art.
OCTOBER 17, 2016
The Music Department, in conjunction with Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico en Los Angeles, will present “Electronica Musique & MultiMedia,” a student and alumni-produced electronic music concert.
OCTOBER 17, 2016
The Music Department presents a "Cool Night of Jazz" at the Santa Clarita Performing Arts Center on Friday, Oct. 21.
OCTOBER 14, 2016
The college has received an Outstanding Achievement Award by the South Bay Workforce Investment Board for attaining a placement rate of 100 percent for graduates of the Fast Track CNC Operator Program.
OCTOBER 11, 2016
When Jack and Doreen Shine first crossed paths in the real estate world back in 1993, little did they know that their union would lead to a continuous commitment to serve community members of the Santa Clarita Valley. Today, whether they are building homes, contributing to local charities, or advocating on behalf of education and the arts, the Shines continue to work tirelessly to provide their support into making Santa Clarita a better place.
College of the Canyons has partnered with Archdiocesan Youth Employment Services (AYE) to provide critical job training for participants of This Way Ahead – Los Angeles, an internship program that provides young people with their first work experience and a potential career pathway with Gap Inc. and the customer service industry.
OCTOBER 7, 2016
The Santa Clarita Performing Arts Center (PAC) at College of the Canyons is inviting families to a play date 65 million years in the making, as the theatrical performance Dinosaur Zoo Live takes over the PAC main stage for a pair of afternoon shows on Sunday, Oct. 23.
OCTOBER 5, 2016
College of the Canyons Chancellor Dr. Dianne G. Van Hook has been named Pacesetter of the Year for Region 6 by the National Council for Marketing and Public Relations.
OCTOBER 3, 2016
The College of the Canyons Foundation is organizing an all-inclusive trip to Costa Rica during the spring 2017 semester, with students, staff and community members all invited to attend.
OCTOBER 3, 2016
The Canyon Country campus will host its biannual Star Party, an event that welcomes students and the community to learn more about the complexity and beauty of the universe through informational and hands-on, immersive education.
SEPTEMBER 26, 2016
"I lived to see this day," said Lidia Budgor, 91, when she first watched ‘When Man to Man is a Wolf,’ an animated documentary based on her personal narrative as a Holocaust survivor.
SEPTEMBER 15, 2016
The College of the Canyons Body Mind Wellness Coalition will hosting its fall Community Resource Fair to assist students with issues such as stress, suicide, sexual assault, and depression.
SEPTEMBER 1, 2016
For the third year in a row, the ARTstART program will provide local elementary, junior high and high school students with complimentary access to select shows at the Santa Clarita Performing Arts Center at College of the Canyons.
AUGUST 29, 2016
College of the Canyons was ranked among the top-25 U.S. colleges for adult learners in Washington Monthly magazine’s ranking of “Best Two-Year Colleges for Adult Learners.” Ranking at No. 21, COC made the list with 12 other two-year colleges in California.
AUGUST 9, 2016
The College of the Canyons Athletics Department has earned the Western State Conference Supremacy Award for its athletic programs’ combined performance for the third straight year.
JULY 20, 2016
College of the Canyons hosted more than 50 fourth- and fifth-grade elementary school teachers as part of a four-day outreach training session to prepare them for Next Generation Science Standards.
A new 11-course bachelor of science in nursing program will be offered by National University at the Dr. Dianne G. Van Hook University Center at College of the Canyons.
JUNE 16, 2016
Students can now send electronic transcripts to any college within the eTranscriptCA database and, in most cases, have electronic transcripts sent from other colleges to Admissions & Records.
JUNE 9, 2016
A college degree that uses free learning materials instead of costly commercial textbooks? What sounds like a student’s impossible dream is expected to become reality by fall 2017.
JUNE 9, 2016
With Santa Clarita Valley voters approving Measure E by a 57.59 percent majority, College of the Canyons will have the resources needed to not only meet the demands of growing student enrollment, but also address the community’s future needs for education and training.
MAY 23, 2016
A three-year, approximately $1.5 million grant will enable College of the Canyons to expand existing programs, and implement new initiatives, that improve student success.
MAY 20, 2016
The California Community Colleges Chancellor’s Office Student Success Scorecard reveals that College of the Canyons ranks near the top of the state in several key categories.
Take a Second
Our "Take a Second" video series shows you how to prepare for a variety of campus emergencies – when every second counts.
Advisory About Bats
The Santa Clarita Valley is home to a variety of species of bats, some of which are rabid. Here are some steps to take if you have an encounter.
The Accrediting Commission for Community and Junior Colleges has reaffirmed the college's accreditation at the highest possible rating.
The Measure M community oversight committee has accepted an audit of the college's Measure M general obligation bond funds.
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