The presidency now lies between five candidates

December 3, 2020

The search for the next East Los Angeles College president
was narrowed down from fifty candidates to five.

The candidates that Dr. Juan Avalos, Dr. Cynthia Azari, Dr. Robert Frost, Dr. Albert Román and Dr. Christopher Villa. They are expected to reflect leadership, integrity and community engagement.


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

Officials aim to improve student success

By Sergio Berrueta Improving student graduation rates and transfers to four-year universities was the topic of discussion among California states and district officials for community colleges August 28. California Community Colleges Chancellor Dr. Brice W. Harris was in attendance to speak about the long-term success goals of state colleges. One major goal set by the Board of California Community Colleges is to have roughly a quarter of a  million students…

September 17, 2014