Chancellor for public higher education system retires

by Cassandra Isidoro   After more than three years as Chancellor of  California Community Colleges, Brice W. Harris; 68, will retire on April 2016. CCC is the nation’s largest system of public higher education. Harris devoted 45 years of his career to expanding educational opportunities for students. As a recognized leader on national educational issues, Harris became 15th chancellor of the 113-college system in 2012, after serving 16 years as…

November 18, 2015

Job fairs intimidate students

BY Cassandra Isidoro Looking for a job in career fairs can be intimidating if students have no social skills. Being able to cooperate with others, having enthusiasm and communication skills is important when looking for a job. Employers are looking for both cognitive and social skills. The combination of technical and interpersonal skills are what employers need. Environments such as career fairs in colleges can affect a student’s behavior. It…

October 28, 2015