Monthly Archives: November 2010

ACC Writers Studio Hosts Annual Literary Contest

LITTLETON, Colo. – The Writers Studio at Arapahoe Community College (ACC) will sponsor its seventh Writers Studio Literary Contest for unpublished work in poetry, fiction, and creative nonfiction. A $250 prize will be awarded to first-place winners in each category. … Continue reading

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OJC nursing students elected to state offices

LA JUNTA — A group of nursing students from Otero Junior College recently attended the Colorado Student Nurse Association (CSNA) Conference in Colorado Springs at the University of Colorado – Colorado Springs. While they were there they heard talks about … Continue reading

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OJC Soccer Team sets high standard during inaugural season

LA JUNTA — One year ago this month, the administrators and athletic department staff at Otero Junior College were making their final decision on the hiring of a soccer coach for the college’s soon-to-be soccer program. It had been a … Continue reading

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ACC Receives Grant to Help Low-Income Students with Child Care Costs

LITTLETON, Colo. – Arapahoe Community College (ACC) was recently awarded with a $2,000 grant from the Sam S. Bloom Foundation. The grant is designated for child care stipends, enabling students with low incomes, who are also parents, to have their … Continue reading

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LCC SOPHOMORES SIGN TO PLAY DIVISION I BASEBALL

(Lamar, Colorado; November 17, 2010) Three sophomores from the Lamar Community College men’s baseball team signed national letters of intent to play Division I baseball on Wednesday, Nov. 10th. LCC Head Baseball Coach Scott Crampton announced that pitchers Brandon Ward-Hersee, … Continue reading

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OJC Cosmetology “Cuts for Cans” project will benefit area food banks

LA JUNTA —Over the past month, students enrolled in the Otero Junior College Cosmetology Career Academy have been sponsoring their seventh annual “Cuts for Cans” food drive to benefit area food banks. In exchange for a minimum of three canned … Continue reading

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OJC Law Academy Graduation to be held on November 27

The Otero Junior College Law Enforcement Training Academy will graduate eight students on Saturday, November 27 at 10 a.m. in the Student Center Banquet Room at OJC. The class will be the 26th class to graduate from the Law Academy … Continue reading

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FRCC student’s photograph selected for juried exhibition in Chicago

FORT COLLINS, Colo. – Laura Brent, a photography and museum studies student at Front Range Community College, has had a photograph accepted into “The American Dream: A Juxtaposition” exhibit at the Woman Made Gallery in Chicago. The image, “Untitled (Mother … Continue reading

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Gov. Bill Ritter, Jr. to speak Nov. 30 at Community College of Aurora; public invited to 5:30 p.m. presentation

Gov. Bill Ritter, Jr., will speak at the Community College of Aurora at 5:30 p.m. on Nov. 30 and the event is free and open to the public. Community members are invited to hear Ritter, who will address CCA students … Continue reading

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FRCC students curate art exhibit that includes Webosphere elements

FORT COLLINS, Colo. – When museum/gallery studies students at Front Range Community College open their fourth annual juried art exhibition Friday, Dec. 3, at the Fort Collins Museum of Contemporary Art, they also will be staging the exhibition in the … Continue reading

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