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CCA helps Staples regional office manage

Staples regional office has begun a curriculum arrangement with the Community College of Aurora that’s replete with information germane to the office supply giant’s push towards specialized management training for its employees.

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CCA play bears Aurora 2012 time stamp

Stacey D’Angelo’s second experience with the play “Glimpses” four years after the fact promises more of the same — levity meshed with truths, or as the writer/director put it, “a carnival … but one with purpose and intention.” But everything’s … Continue reading

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CCA forum explores interfaith strategies to foster community

Dan Buttry envisions a world of interfaith dialogue and respect once described by Dr. Martin Luther King as the “beloved community.” A Baptist pastor from Michigan, and featured speaker at a Sept. 6 forum at Community College of Aurora sponsored … Continue reading

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CCA’s Student Success Center focused on college completion

Three CCA student support programs already share common goals. Now, they also divvy up square footage via June’s opening of the Student Success Center on the first floor of the Student Centre at CentreTech. The merging of TRiO, First Year … Continue reading

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Raytheon, CCA partner up for certifications

Defense and security giant Raytheon is just one major contractor the United States has called upon to ramp up its employee certifications in two prominent cyber security areas over the next five years. The Department of Defense has mandated that … Continue reading

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Columbine Poets event at CCA

Rosemary Wahtola Trommer and Benita Volk will be the featured poets at the 2012 Columbine Poets Fest to be held September 22 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Student Centre Rotunda on the CentreTech campus of Community College … Continue reading

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CCA opens cafe at Lowry

The sounds of summer on Community College of Aurora’s Lowry campus — jackhammers, saws — are about to give way to smells and taste buds. On Sept. 4, the Lowry Cafe will open its doors in the West Quad, providing … Continue reading

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CCA library embracing new technology

Megan Kinney isn’t a data miner in the classic sense. But CCA’s director of Library Services is using every instrument in her ever-expanding toolbox to try and ensure that staff, students and faculty can unearth the information necessary to ease … Continue reading

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CCA interim president Anderson steps aside

Dr. Geri J. Anderson learned a thing or two she could bring back to her job when she stepped foot on the Community College of Aurora campus, a common experience for those who return to school. Only Anderson has served … Continue reading

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Recent CCA grad headed to NASA for internship

Jamie Corchado’s experience at NASA conducting a zero-gravity experiment in Houston last summer was thought to be a once-in-a-lifetime experience. Turns out, the Community College of Aurora’s student commencement speaker in May was selling himself short. Corchado has been selected … Continue reading

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