SACRAMENTO, CA – The Community College League of California (League) is pleased to announce the election of five California Community College (CCC) trustees to the Association of Community College Trustees (ACCT) Board and Committee positions. These trustees will voice California’s needs and will continue to bring community college issues and concerns to the forefront of the national dialogue.
Tuesday, October 19, 2021
Wednesday, September 22, 2021
SACRAMENTO, CA – The Community College League of California (League) is deeply saddened by the recent passing of former League President Scott Lay. Mr. Lay was a passionate advocate, brilliant budget analyst, and sophisticated observer of California politics who served as the League’s President and CEO from 2006-2014.
Thursday, July 1, 2021
SACRAMENTO, CA – At the June Board Meeting, the Chief Executive Officers of the California Community Colleges (CEOCCC) Board elected the following 2021-22 board officers.
Friday, May 28, 2021
SACRAMENTO, CA – In light of continued events against the Asian American and Pacific Islander (AAPI) community, the California Community College Trustees (CCCT) Board and the Chief Executive Officers of California Community Colleges (CEOCCC) Board adopted a joint resolution condemning the surge in hate crimes targeting Asian Americans at its April joint board meeting. The CCCT and CEOCCC’s joint resolution affirms the League's commitment to supporting AAPI students, faculty, staff, and administrators at California’s community colleges.
Friday, May 14, 2021
SACRAMENTO, CA – Today, California Governor Gavin Newsom released the May Revise to the 2021-22 State Budget. Community College League of California President & CEO, Dr. Larry Galizio, released the following statement in response to the budget announcement.
Thursday, May 13, 2021
SACRAMENTO, CA – On Monday, May 10th, community college trustees from across the state convened for the California Community College Trustees (CCCT) Annual Business Meeting hosted by the Community College League of California. This is the second year the annual meeting was held virtually due to the state’s current health and safety restrictions. The annual meeting included the election of the 2021-22 CCCT Board Officers.
Tuesday, May 4, 2021
SACRAMENTO, CA – The Council of Chief Librarians and the Community College League of California (League) are working together to secure diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI) focused library resources to benefit community colleges across the state. The funding would be used to obtain DEI focused library resources for the state’s 2.1 million students throughout the California Community College system. California Community Colleges serve a diverse population of races and ethnicities, and library resources should reflect those diverse populations to support equity and inclusion goals.
Wednesday, April 28, 2021
SACRAMENTO, CA – League President Dr. Larry Galizio Responds to the Biden Administration's American Families Plan announced on Wednesday, April 28th.
Tuesday, February 23, 2021
SACRAMENTO, CA – On Tuesday, February 23rd, Governor Gavin Newsom signed a comprehensive budget package providing immediate financial relief for Californians most severely impacted by the current economic recession. “The Community College League of California commends the Legislature and Administration for their support of community college students in the Golden State Stimulus. Investing in our community colleges is key to an equitable recovery and we look forward to working together with lawmakers in the months ahead to ensure that our institutions remain a priority in the 2021-22 Budget Act,”
Monday, January 25, 2021
SACRAMENTO, CA – The Community College League of California’s (League) 2021 Annual Legislative Conference, Advocating for an Equity-Based Economy, January 25-26, provides an opportunity for California Community College advocates to meet with key members of the State Legislature to discuss important policy issues impacting it’s 2.1 million students. In light of Governor Gavin Newsom’s 2021-22 Budget Proposal, this year’s conference focuses on the California State Budget and the critical need for continued investment in community colleges for their integral role in moving the state from a K-Shaped recovery to an E-Shaped or equity-based recovery and economy.