Clatsop Community College kicked off its 24th Annual Upward Bound Summer Academy (UBSA) on Monday, June 20, 2016. The academy continues through July 28th. Classes and project groups are conducted Monday through Thursday from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. This federally funded educational outreach program motivates and supports high school students in preparing for college. The Upward Bound program currently serves 72 area high school students from Astoria, Seaside and Warrenton.
Bring your lunch, and enjoy a film. Join the CCC Library for our Lunchtime Movie Matinee. Each film will be shown twice. Once on Tuesday at noon, and then again on Thursday at 1pm. The movies will be about an hour long and will be shown in the Library Lounge.
June 21 & 23 An Eye on You: Citizens under Surveillance 54min
Clatsop Community College is proud to announce that Tatjana Queener will address graduates at the 2016 commencement ceremony Friday, June 10th, at 7 p.m. at the Liberty Theater in Astoria.
“Clatsop Community College is honored to have Tatjana as our 2016 commencement speaker. A former community college student herself, Tatjana understands the important role that community colleges play in our communities, state and nation,” says Gerald Hamilton, Interim President of Clatsop Community College.
Clatsop Community College and the Fort George Brewery are pleased to announce the finale event in the 2015-16 first Thursday Ales & Ideas community lectures. Thursday, June 2nd, 2016, CCC Faculty Deac Guidi and Nancy Cook will emcee our first, hopefully annual CCC Graduate Showcase. Doors open with food and beverage service at 6pm. Multimedia lecture starts promptly at 7pm. Seasonal beers on tap, food and other beverages are available for purchase, but no purchase is required. The Fort George Lovell Showroom is located at 14th and Duane St. in Astoria. Minors are welcome.
Thanks to many generous donors, guests and volunteers, the Clatsop Community College Foundation raised $100,400 at its annual Arts & Experiences Dinner and Auction on Saturday, April 30.
Approximately 200 patrons including community leaders, college representatives, artists and arts supporters from around the area joined the festivities at the Astoria Golf & Country Club to raise money for the college’s Foundation which supports student scholarships and departmental equipment needs.
Chris Breitmeyer has accepted the Board of Directors’ offer to become the next president of Clatsop Community College. Breitmeyer will start his new position in July as he settles into the area with his family this summer.
“We are extremely pleased to announce that Chris has accepted the offer,” said Rosemary Baker-Monaghan, Board of Directors Chair for Clatsop Community College. “We look forward to him starting and feel he will bring new energy to the college.”