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ECC Celebrates Dia De Los Muertos

November 14, 2016
ASB partnered with CE Outreach and counseling faculty to celebrate Dia de los Muertos on 11/2. Over 100 students participated in the event which included a live performance from ECC’s Nancy...

Counseling Update

November 14, 2016
Beginning November 7th, Juanita Ledesma, counseling faculty joined the SDCE ERP team at the district office full-time. Juanita will be instrumental in assisting to build key features used by...

Accreditation Update

November 14, 2016
by Corinne Layton, Accreditation Steering Committee Co-Chair Since SDCE completed the vetting and approval of the Self-Study through the participatory governance structure, our primary task is...

2016 AEBG Summit

November 14, 2016
by Rachel Rose, AEBG RepresentativeOn November 1-2 along with 71 Adult Education Consortia, Vice President of Instruction, Kate Alder, and Adult Education Block Grant Representative, Rachel...

AEBG Annual Summit

November 10, 2016
by Rachel Rose, AEBG Representative On November 1-2 along with 71 Adult Education Consortia, Vice President of Instruction, Kate Alder, and Adult Education Block Grant Representative, Rachel Rose...

ESL Faculty Member Caron Lieber Makes Headlines at the DNC

October 17, 2016
Caron Lieber an ESL faculty member and the incoming Academic Senate Treasurer attended the Democratic National Convention. Caron was with the Arizona delegation that made national and international...

Accreditation Update

October 14, 2016
by Kate Alder, Vice President, InstructionThank you all for your great feedback on the final draft of the SDCE Accreditation Self-Study. Final editing is still being done for style, format, and error...

SDCE's Self-Study Review

January 11, 2017
Hello San Diego Continuing Education  Community,Welcome back to Fall 2016. I want to take this opportunity to thank each of you for the incredible work you have done on the SDCE Accreditation...

Strategic Plan

January 11, 2017
by Michelle FischthalSan Diego Continuing Education’s first strategic plan represents the hard work and commitment to the process of SDCE faculty, staff, administrators, students, foundation,...

New Equipment at Mid-City Campus

January 11, 2017
by Cindy Wislofsky, ESL Technology Coordinator There is a buzz happening at Mid City Campus this semester! Jargon rarely spoken in past semesters is now commonplace. Words like “podium,...

Accreditation Update

January 11, 2017
by Corinne Layton, Accreditation Steering Committee Co-ChairAn important element of the Accreditation process and the writing of the Self-Study is the involvement of all stakeholders. During 2015-16...

Classified Senate Update

January 11, 2017
by Neill Kovrig, Classified Senate PresidentToday’s (August 31, 2016) Convocation included the 4th Annual Classified Senate Scholarship Fundraiser, featuring a series of lovely gift baskets...

AEBG/SDAERC Update

by Rachel RoseSan Diego Adult Education Regional Consortium (SDAERC) had a productive public board meeting where the Year 2 plan was approved and Year 2 allocation funding of $4,445,071.00 for 2016/...

AEBG/SDAERC Update

by Rachel RoseSan Diego Adult Education Regional Consortium (SDAERC) had a productive public board meeting where the Year 2 plan was approved and Year 2 allocation funding of $4,445,071.00 for 2016/...

Citizenship Program Collaborates with Midway Museum

by Mechelle Perrott, Citizenship InstructorCollaboration with the Midway: Thank You LunchVolunteer Appreciation Lunch Aboard the MidwayOn Friday, September 9, the USS Midway Museum hosted current CE...

Welcome New Faces!

Joyce Almario-GrenoJoyce has most recently been working at San Diego City College’s EOPS program and at San Diego Continuing Education as an adjunct counselor. However, this is not her first...

Accreditation Update

By Barbara Pongsrikul, Accreditation Steering Committee Co-ChairThe Self-Study final draft is in the final writing process and will then be formatted to meet the deadlines based on SDCE’s...

Welcome New Faces!

Deborah (Debi) King is the new Administrative Technician for the Office of Institutional Effectiveness (IE) located at ECC. Debi, as she prefers to be called, has worked in administrative roles in...

CalWorks Serving More Students

The CalWORKs Program at SDCE provides high quality services to students by providing educational, career, and work study opportunities combined with a range of supportive services, including personal...

New Acting Dean of Student Equity

As San Diego Continuing Education (SDCE) continues to build our leadership team through reorganization and new hiring, I’m pleased to announce that Esther Matthew, has accepted the position as...

SDCE Foundation Annual Appeal to SDCE Faculty + Staff

On behalf of the Board of Directors of the San Diego Continuing Education Foundation, please consider making a contribution to support the work of the San Diego Continuing Education Foundation, and...

Dr. Kate Alder as New Vice President of Instruction

Dear Colleagues, I am pleased to announce Dr. Kate Alder is SDCE’s new Vice President of Instruction (VPI), pending approval by the San Diego Community College District Board of...

Gretchen Bitterlin Receives a Special Commendation

Gretchen Bitterrlin Receives A Special Commendation Award at the CASAS Summer Instituteby Stephanie ThomasNow it’s official: Gretchen Bitterlin has received every conceivable award the fields...

Regional Workforce Planning Committee

 The California Community Colleges are being challenged by the Governor and the legislature to offer more and better career technical degree programs, certificates, and industry-recognized...

Accreditation Update

July 15, 2016
by Corinne Layton, Accreditation Steering Committee Co-ChairThis summer we have been very busy finalizing the Accreditation Self-Study, including the Action Plan for Ongoing Improvement. In the...

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