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Cal Lutheran hosts Shakespeare art show — Exhibit coincides with annual Bard festival on campus

Cal Lutheran hosts Shakespeare art show — Exhibit coincides with annual Bard festival on campus

William Shakespeare-inspired art will be exhibited this summer at California Lutheran University while the annual Kingsmen Shakespeare Festival takes place on the Thousand Oaks campus. “Shakespeare: A Celebration” will be on display from Thursday, June 1, though Thursday, Sept. 28, in the Kwan Fong Gallery of Art and Culture. Bankside Gallery in London displayed the […]

Chancellor Eloy Ortiz Oakley recognized Oxnard College Ashley Chelonis

Chancellor Eloy Ortiz Oakley recognized Oxnard College Ashley Chelonis

CALIFORNIA COMMUNITY COLLEGES BOARD OF GOVERNORS HONORS 2017 CLASSIFIED EMPLOYEES OF THE YEAR Oxnard College Classified Employee Ashley Chelonis one of four awarded The Ventura County Community College District (VCCCD) Board of Trustees is pleased to announce Oxnard College Ashley Chelonis, senior instructional technologies/designer, was honored by California Community Colleges State Chancellor Eloy Ortiz Oakley […]

Students Throughout Ventura County Receive Scholarships from Ojai Studio Artists

Students Throughout Ventura County Receive Scholarships from Ojai Studio Artists

The Ojai Studio Artists will award $13,650 in scholarships to 13 Ventura County high school and college art students this year.  The winning students will be honored and awarded their scholarships at a special reception at Ojai City Hall on Saturday, June 3 from 4:00 – 6:00 pm.  This marks a new high in scholarship […]

Important message from SCE: Beware of caller ID spoofing

Important message from SCE: Beware of caller ID spoofing

For your security, never give out your personal information, such as your SCE account number, Social Security number, credit card information or PIN number. We have recently experienced an increase in reports of caller ID spoofing, a practice in which special phone equipment falsifies information on your caller ID display. Calls may appear to be […]

Dr. Christopher Young appointed County Medical Examiner

Dr. Christopher Young appointed County Medical Examiner

By a unanimous vote on May 9, the Board of Supervisors concurred with the recommendation of County Executive Officer Mike Powers to appoint Dr. Christopher Young as the County’s new Medical Examiner. “Dr. Young has a staff of dedicated professionals and we expect him to lead the Medical Examiner’s Office to even higher levels of […]

Knowledge Bowl on June 5 — Students vs their elders from Ventura nursing homes

Knowledge Bowl on June 5 — Students vs their elders from Ventura nursing homes

Can youthful vigor and budding brains overcome the life experience of their elders in a match of wits, wisdom, memory and just plain common sense in a Jeopardy-like contest? Come to the Knowledge Bowl and experience a true “Battle of the Ages,” now in its eighth year. This time, four teens from Ventura’s Blue-Ribbon Award […]

SEEAG Seeking Sponsors for 7th Annual Agricultural Day Golf Tournament, June 26

SEEAG Seeking Sponsors for 7th Annual Agricultural Day Golf Tournament, June 26

Individuals and businesses can show their support for agriculture and agricultural education by becoming a sponsor of the 7th Annual Agricultural Day Golf Tournament, Monday, June 26 at the Spanish Hills Country Club in Camarillo. Proceeds will go to Students for Eco-Education & Agriculture (SEEAG). “It’s important to educate school children not only on how […]

4th Annual Panel Discussion-Sanctuary Cities-Sunday June 11 in San Francisco

4th Annual Panel Discussion-Sanctuary Cities-Sunday June 11 in San Francisco

Sanctuary Cities A Panel Discussion Regarding This Critical Issue  Read more  here  Register NOW !!!! Download the Flyer and Pass the Word Sunday, June 11, 2017  SYMPOSIUM on  Sanctuary Cities 1:30pm-3:30pm   4th Annual Panel Discussion Sanctuary Cities is a highly-charged, emotional, and complicated issue touching on many aspects of what government should be and shouldn’t […]

Ventura County Community College District 2017 Graduation Rates

Ventura County Community College District 2017 Graduation Rates

Moorpark College, Oxnard College and Ventura College awarded a total of 7,475 Associate Degrees and Certificates to deserving students during commencement ceremonies held last week on each of the college campuses.  Moorpark College conferred 2,321 degrees (a 25 percent increase with 590 more students earning degrees than last year); at Oxnard College, 1,444 students applied […]

Oxnard College welcomes Dr. Marcella Klein Williams, STEM Director

Oxnard College welcomes Dr. Marcella Klein Williams, STEM Director

Oxnard College President Cynthia E. Azari announced the appointment of Marcella Klein Williams, Ed.D., as Director of Project Acabado, an HSI Title III STEM grant initiative to enhance student participation, transfer articulation and success in the fields of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics. Williams assumed her new position May 1, 2017. An accomplished leader, Williams’ […]