Author: Cari Jorgensen
May 21, 2022
Cypress College Celebrates 55th Commencement
"Cypress College hosted its 55th Commencement on Friday evening — the first in-person graduation ceremony in 3 years — with a record number of graduates and guests participating. The event was held in the college’s Gateway Plaza with more than 800 graduates from the classes of 2022, 2021, and 2020 in"
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January 10, 2023
Spring 2023 Important Dates
"These dates apply to scheduled classes meeting the full length of the semester. September 1, 2022 First day to apply for spring and fall 2023 admission October 1 First day to apply for spring 2023 graduation First day to apply for spring 2023 vocational certificates November 14 myGateway registration begins First"
November 15, 2022
Associated Students Benefits and Discounts
"Are you wondering if you should join the Associated Students Benefits Program? Wonder no more! The AS Benefits Fee ($13) funds all AS business and operations at Cypress College. These funds allow AS to host activities and events for Cypress College students and fund club grants, student-oriented initiatives, scholarships, and general"
November 14, 2022
Is Taking a Language Class Worth It?
"Studying a language can open doors to many careers and opportunities. Give yourself a wide perspective of our diverse world! And it’s fun! We have in-person, hybrid, online, and Zoom classes. What about transfer credits? All foreign language 101, 102, 203, and 204 classes are transfer-level credit courses (UC/CSU, AA, GE)."
June 11, 2020
Cypress College Partners with National Guard in 22-Week Jobs ChalleNGe CTE Academy
"Cypress College was awarded the 2020 National CyberWatch: Innovations in Cyber Security Education award for their work with Jobs Challenge last semester. This is the second consecutive year in a row that the Cypress College Cybersecurity Program is being honored. The program is led by Ben Izadi and Russ Alizadeh and"
May 27, 2020
Aviation Department Coordinator Flies In Memorial Day Tribute
"Capt. Ed Valdez, Cypress College’s aviation instructor, participated in a well-publicized Memorial Day tribute. He was among the aviators aboard the “Flabob Express,” a World War II-era DC-3 that flew in the lead group. In all, about 14 vintage aircraft flew as the “D-Day Express” across Southern California on Monday, May"
May 12, 2020
MAD Film Fest Premieres Online
"The Media Arts Design Film Showcase debuts today, to display the work of MAD students and , this year, to offer alumni contributions. In keeping with government guidelines to limit the spread of the Coronavirus, this year’s festival will take place online. According to Professor Ian Holmes, digital cinema coordinator, the"
May 11, 2020
Mort Sci Student Answers Call to Volunteer Assistance with Coronavirus Victims
"The spread of COVID-19 continues to grow nationwide, and the need for medical responders rises with it. The duty of first responders, such as doctors and nurses, is well known, but there is also a call for last responders: workers who tend to those who have passed. The National Funeral Directors"
April 28, 2020
Student Finalists in National Video Contest
"Cypress College students have gained national attention in a contest called “Stay Home and Sing,” with a video featuring their adaptation of a song from the Lin-Manuel Miranda musical “In The Heights.” The students performed the song “96,000,” selected from their spring production of the musical, which was cut short due"
January 25, 2020
Retired Journalism Chair Robert Mercer Remembered
"Cypress College is remembering Robert Mercer, a long-time Journalism Department Chair who died on Tuesday morning (January 21, 2020). Mr. Mercer retired from Cypress College in 2015, almost 20 years after being hired. Mr. Mercer brought the Cypress College Journalism Program into the digital age. He was a pioneer in convergence"
May 9, 2019
Fullerton 99s Visit Cypress College
"The Aviation & Travel Careers Department hosted the monthly meeting on Wednesday, April 24, 2019 for the Fullerton Chapter of the Ninety-Nines, an organization of licensed women pilots from around the world. Students with an interest in aviation were invited to participate in the monthly meeting and enjoy pizza and drinks."