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Wednesday, May 29, 2019
Options for Learning, one of the largest nonprofit child care and early learning organizations in Southern California, is dedicated to helping families improve their lives, by providing students and families with the tools to create a positive foundation for school, social and life success.After an intensive search, Options for Learning is pleased to announce the selection of Paul Pulver as its ...read more
Categories: Education, Community, Press Release
Wednesday, May 29, 2019
WHITTIER – Close to 2,800 students from Whittier Union High School District’s five comprehensive high schools, two alternative high schools, adult school and transition program will celebrate the conclusion of their high school careers at commencement ceremonies taking place June 3-5.   Ceremony schedules are as follows:      Frontier High School, Whittier Adult School, Sierra Vista High ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release, Education
Wednesday, May 29, 2019
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Categories: Community, Fun Facts, Education
Wednesday, May 29, 2019
WHITTIER – Rio Hondo College celebrated 1,828 graduates during its 56th annual Commencement ceremony on May 23, including 16 students who received the College’s first-ever Bachelor of Science degrees.Superintendent/President Teresa Dreyfuss congratulated graduates at the program’s beginning.“Our dedication to Rio Hondo students is seen in the increased number of graduates who receive associate ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release, Education
Wednesday, May 22, 2019
WHITTIER – More than 300 members of the Rio Hondo College community joined together on May 9 to celebrate Superintendent/President Teresa Dreyfuss, who will retire June 30 after more than 32 years of dedicated service. The retirement celebration, held at the Doubletree Inn in Uptown Whittier, featured lauds for Dreyfuss from local officials, state legislators and national officials for her many ...read more
Categories: Community, Education, Press Release
Wednesday, May 22, 2019
WHITTIER – A former Rio Hondo College student who has long advocated for the homeless and other marginalized communities will give the keynote speech at Rio Hondo College’s 56th annual Commencement ceremony, set for 5:30 p.m. Thursday, May 23.Dr. Luis S. Garcia serves as director of programs and services for the Weingart Center in Downtown Los Angeles, where he helps chronically homeless men and ...read more
Categories: Community, Education, Press Release
Friday, May 17, 2019
WHITTIER – Rio Hondo College’s inaugural class of 16 Bachelor of Science graduates represents not only a profound transformation in California’s educational focus – allowing four-year degrees at community colleges – but also a transformative experience for the students, according to College officials.  “This degree is revolutionary in nature,” Superintendent/President Teresa Dreyfuss said. “It ...read more
Categories: Community, Education, Press Release
Monday, May 06, 2019
WHITTIER – The Rio Hondo Community College District Board of Trustees is pleased to announce that, after a nationwide search, five finalists are moving forward in the superintendent/president search process. The College invites community members, faculty, staff and administration to learn about the candidates during a public forum from 1 to 5:45 p.m. Monday, May 6 in the Campus Inn, 3600 Workman ...read more
Categories: Education, Community, Press Release