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.
Thursday, May 13, 2021
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
Annual Legislative Conference Focuses on the California State Budget and an Equity-Based Economic Recovery
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.
Thursday, January 14, 2021
SACRAMENTO, CA – In response to criticisms some California community college leaders have received after making public statements regarding the insurrection at the U.S. Capitol that occurred on January 6, 2021, the Community College League of California (League) releases the following joint statement in support of our institutions and their leaders:
Friday, January 8, 2021
Community College League of California Commends Governor's 2021-22 Budget Proposal for Move Towards an E-Shaped (Equity-Based) Economy
SACRAMENTO, CA – Today, Governor Gavin Newsom released his 2021-22 Budget Proposal. In response, Community College League of California President and CEO Dr. Larry Galizio issued the following statement.
Monday, December 21, 2020
Community College League of California Reaches Agreement with ExLibris to Sustain the Library Services Platform
SACRAMENTO, CA – The Community College League of California (League) is pleased to announce a new three-year agreement with ExLibris for the Library Services Platform (LSP), providing a smooth transition to sustain the effort this fiscal year. The LSP Program is a California Community Colleges systemwide project that recently implemented a shared library software solution for 110 participating colleges. Students can now utilize a single search for physical library materials, library database subscriptions, e-books and Open Educational Resource (OER) materials.
Thursday, December 17, 2020
SACRAMENTO, CA – Ahead of the January 2021-22 Budget Proposal, the Community College League of California (League) sent a letter to Governor Gavin Newsom, Speaker Anthony Rendon, and President pro Tem Toni Atkins as the budget pertains to California Community Colleges. In addition to the letter, League President and CEO Larry Galizio released the following statement.
Monday, November 2, 2020
League Names Three Prestigious 2020 California Community College Distinguished Alumni at Annual Convention
SACRAMENTO, CA – This year, the Community College League of California (League) honors three remarkable California Community College (CCC) alumni at the 2020 Annual Convention held virtually November 17-20. Award recipients are California Community College alumni who are accomplished professionals and contributing citizens of their communities. “Since 1964, the League has celebrated the educational and professional accomplishments of our alumni at the League’s Annual Convention. On our 30th anniversary, we are proud of the three exceptional alumni chosen as this year’s 2020 California Community College Distinguished Alumni Award recipients. Each has an inspiring story and represents the importance of California Community Colleges for affordable, quality higher education and career opportunities for all Californians,” said Dr. Larry Galizio, President & CEO, Community College League of California.