LONGMONT, Colo. – Rebecca Chavez, coordinator of student recruitment and outreach at Front Range Community College’s Boulder County Campus, has been appointed the Colorado Community College System representative to the steering committee of the Colorado Coalition for the Educational Advancement of Latinos (CO-CEAL).
According to the state Department of Higher Education’s Web site, CO-CEAL is a coalition of post-secondary and other professional educators devoted to the educational success of the state’s Latino/Hispanic population.
The intent of the group is to build a sustainable coalition of college educators that will participate in state and national discussions that focus on college success for Latino/Hispanic residents of the state of Colorado.
FRCC is a member of the Colorado Community College System, the state’s largest system of higher education serving more than 151,000 students annually. CCCS oversees career and academic programs in the 13 state community colleges and career and technical programs in more than 160 school districts and seven other post-secondary institutions.