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Thursday, November 07, 2019
WHITTIER – The Credit Union of Southern California, a longtime supporter of La Serna High School’s award-winning and life-changing intervention program, OASIS, has launched a $50,000 endowment to ensure students in the program find enduring success after graduation.  CEO Dave Gunderson and Executive Vice President Eric Day have provided thousands of dollars in scholarships over the years to ...read more
Categories: Community, General News Article, Press Release, Education, Human Interest
Thursday, November 07, 2019
WHITTIER – Chief Tracy E. Rickman, who has helped lead and expand Rio Hondo College’s nationally respected firefighter training academies as well as launch a cadet crew that annually battles California wildfires, will retire Dec. 11. Rickman joined Rio Hondo College 22 years ago and today serves as fire technology coordinator for the Rio Hondo College Fire Academy, the Rio Hondo College Wildland ...read more
Categories: Community, General News Article, Press Release, Education, Human Interest
Monday, November 04, 2019
WHITTIER – Rio Hondo College’s Office of Online Education has received a $477,000 grant as part of the California Virtual Campus Online Education Initiative to add or update 16 industry-valued online certificate programs in fields ranging from Wildland Fire Technology to Web Design. The 16 programs were strategically chosen from a diversity of campus programs with the goal of transforming online ...read more
Categories: Community, General News Article, Press Release, Education, Human Interest