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"
August 24, 2021
Cypress College Alumni Compete in Tokyo Olympics
"For Immediate Release August 24, 2021 Contact: Marc Posner (714) 484-7006 Cypress College can now add two more names to its list of Olympians after two of its former students participated in the Tokyo Olympics this year. Amanda Fama, of the Italian softball team, and Alon Leichman, of the Israeli"
June 1, 2021
Remembering Alumnus Mark Eaton
"Mark Eaton’s path to a record-setting NBA career could have been a Hollywood script. But, dig deeper and it also accurately depicts the role of community colleges: an instructor sees possibility and sets a student on a path they never expected. Eaton — the college’s 2004 Alumnus of the Year, the"
January 20, 2021
New Course: Civic Engagement in Public Health
"Our current health crisis, along with changing political tides, has caused many to reevaluate the support networks in place for health and human services. At Cypress College, a new class could inform and prepare students for work in reinforcing structures that help communities navigate public health concerns. KIN 289—Civic Engagement in"
July 16, 2020
Retired Professor, Coach Tom Lubin Remembered
"Cypress College is remembering retired professor and coach Tom Lubin. One of the college’s pioneering faculty, Lubin was a chemistry professor who is fondly recalled for his memorable lessons — including jumping off a building — and for his devotion to students, including standouts Swen Nater and Mark Eaton. The Lubin Family has"
July 9, 2019
#CYPossible: Pedro Romero-Nieva Santos, ESL
"Pedro travelled far to begin his Cypress College journey. The strength he possessed from his supportive family upbringing in Madrid, Spain, not to mention his dedication to sports, helped him gain a foothold in his new life abroad. The Cypress ESL faculty and staff also assisted Pedro in his new life,"
February 6, 2019
Don Johnson — Charter Faculty Member and State’s All-Time Wins Leader — Passes at 88
"By Wes McCurtis and Marc S. Posner Update: A celebration of life in honor of Don Johnson will be held Sunday, March 10, 2019 at 2 p.m. at Cypress College in GYM II Don Johnson Court. Refreshments will be available at 1 p.m. Parking will be free in Lots 4 and"
July 30, 2018
Alumnus Trevor Hoffman Inducted into Baseball’s Hall of Fame
"Alumnus Trevor Hoffman is now Hall of Fame Alumnus Trevor Hoffman. One of Major League Baseball’s most-successful pitchers of all time, Hoffman was among six inducted to the National Baseball Hall of Fame on Sunday, and is one of 323 enshrined in Cooperstown. During his induction speech, Hoffman mentioned the importance"
June 18, 2018
#CYPROUD: Gabrielle Carbajal, Kinesiology
"Student success comes in many different forms, and Cypress College is proud to recognize and celebrate the variety of paths our students take to achieve their dreams. Whether it’s transferring to a four-year institution, or receiving an associate degree or certificate and heading into the workforce, we want all of our students"
April 30, 2018
Six Cypress College Faculty Granted Tenure
"Cypress College is pleased to congratulate six full-time faculty members from four divisions for completing the tenure process. They were recognized by the North Orange County Community College District Board of Trustees at its April 24 meeting. ANDREW ALHADEFF Andrew Alhadeff has been the head coach of the Cypress College Men’s"
January 24, 2018
MLB Inducts Alum Trevor Hoffman into Hall of Fame
"Cypress College baseball coach Scott Pickler once said of alumnus Trevor Hoffman, “He had it all in perspective. It wasn’t an accident that he got his 601 saves. It wasn’t an accident that he’s the best reliever to ever play the game. It’s not an accident that he’s going to be"