On June 14, the Governing Board of Cochise County Community College District will hold a public hearing to consider the proposed Fiscal Year 2017 budget then will hold a special meeting to consider adoption of the Fiscal Year 2017 budget. The meetings will be held on the district’s Sierra Vista Campus at 6 p.m. in […]
Cochise College will be closed Monday, May 30 in observance of Memorial Day. The normal class schedule and regular business hours, 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Thursday, will resume Tuesday, May 31 at all campuses and centers.
Cochise College was awarded $250,000 in grant funding for a Veterans Business Outreach Center (VBOC). The grant, offered by the Small Business Administration (SBA) Office of Veterans Business Development, enables Cochise College to provide entrepreneurial training, comprehensive business assessment, and mentoring to active-duty service members, veterans and service-disabled veterans, National Guard, and Reservists, and military […]
Due to a water main break, the Douglas Campus is closed today, May 16th until further notice. Douglas Campus employees are to contact their direct supervisor for details regarding today’s work day. Update* The water main has been repaired on the Douglas Campus. Employees are advised to stay in contact with their supervisor regarding today’s […]
By J.D. Rottweiler, Ph.D. The great physicist Sir Isaac Newton has a law: For every action, there is an equal and opposite reaction. As a sociologist, I have a human version of that theory: For every good deed, the impact on others is immeasurable. In other words, human actions have ripple effects. We celebrated some […]
Cochise College held its Annual Adult Education Student Awards Ceremony and GED Recognition at the Sierra Vista Campus this Wednesday. Fifteen students were inducted into the National Adult Education Honor Society, while twelve additional students received their diplomas signifying their successful completion of the GED program, still more students stepped forward to accept an […]
Cochise College will hold its 51st commencement ceremony at 7 p.m. May 13 on the Sierra Vista Campus. Students completing their first and second years of the nursing program will participate in a pinning ceremony at the campus the evening prior. The ceremony will feature faculty, staff and alumni marshals. Helen Garcia, nursing faculty; Sharon […]
Cochise College Willcox Center has reimagined how its programs can support the residents of Northeastern Cochise County. The Willcox Center has expanded its Interactive Television (ITV) network. ITV also called Cochise Connect classes are taught at more than one location using ITV as the primary delivery mechanism and online resources for transmitting documents and exams.This […]
Cochise College is pleased to welcome several alumni who will participate as marshals at its 2016 commencement ceremony to be held Friday, May 13 at the Sierra Vista Campus. This year’s marshals include two members of the Class of ’77 and a retiring faculty member who also graduated from the college in 1987. Marshals participate […]
By J.D. Rottweiler, Ph.D. Community colleges across America are celebrating National Community College month. While it’s not clear who declared April 2016 in our honor, I’ll take this opportunity to join the festivities. Nationally, over 50 million students enroll in 1,100 public, independent and tribal community colleges, according to the American Association of Community Colleges. […]
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