VIEW FROM THE VALLEY:SPRING SPOTLIGHT ON CEDAR VALLEY COLLEGE

 

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DrBy Dr. Jennifer Wimbish
President

It is with great pleasure that I acknowledge the outstanding work of our Phi Theta Kappa chapter and their advisors, in the wake of their 2014 Distinguished Chapter award. For many years this group has been a beacon of excellence, as evidenced by its annual inclusion among the top chapters worldwide for … READ MORE…

2014 HONORS DAY

honors day 9Cedar Valley College celebrated student and staff success at its annual Honors Day program held May 1. Congratulations to the following award recipients:4.0 GPA –Virginia Adams, Abigail Camero, Stacy Hull, John … READ MORE…

OUR STUDENTS AND STAFF

Male Initiative Field TripOn April 23, 2014, the Cedar Valley College Office of Student Life sponsored the Male Initiative Educational Field Trip for the EDUC and the HDEV class participants. Faculty members Miyoshi Holmes, Lewis Giles and Dr. Kevin Norvell along with nine male … READ MORE…

MURDER MYSTERY DINNER THEATRE ANOTHER SUCCESS

Murder-Mystery2-300x189A polite young lady came up to the Author/Director just minutes before the “Multiple Choice Murder Mystery” got under way Saturday night at Cedar Valley College. The question she expressed was, “Why is our table so far from the stage?” With no hesitation the answer summarized what was about to happen, “Ma’am, your table is on the stage. You just wait, I promise.” She didn’t understand, not right then, but when the action started the validity of the statement was standing right beside her… READ MORE…

SUSTAINABILITY

GREEN TEAMIt’s been a busy time in the area of Sustainability, and the pace will continue to pick up with the annual CVC Sustainability Conference scheduled for Friday, June 13. The theme for conference is H3: A Responsible Pathway. The H3 is in reference to the “head, heart  … READ MORE…

CVC SUNS ATHLETIC NEWS

Benquan pettyBenquan Petty will be pursuing his education and taking his basketball skills to Lamar University in Beaumont, Texas. He was named First Team Metro Athletic Conference, Third Team DIII All-American, First Team NJCAA Region V, Cedar Valley MVP, and will playing in the NJCAA .… READ MORE…

BUSINESS PARTNERSHIP

BPA business partnership between Cedar Valley College and Lancaster High School began Feb. 3 when Brenda Cooper and Monique Crittendon agreed to co-teach a group of LHS students introduction to entrepreneurship. Crittendon and Cooper were .… READ MORE…

FINANCIAL AID AWARENESS IN APRIL

fa 3April was Financial Aid Awareness Month at Cedar Valley College. Activities included Financial Literacy Week, April 7-10, in which Financial Aid and Comerica partnered and visited several classes to provide financial aid and credit information. A FAFSA Workshop …READ MORE…

CINCO DE MAYO CELEBRATION

cinco 7Cedar Valley College held a Cinco de Mayo celebration May 5 in the CVC courtyard to promote the historical significance of the holiday. Food was served and a mariachi group performed…READ MORE…

APPRECIATION WEEK FOR FACULTY

The week of May 5 is Teacher Appreciation Week, which is an opportunity to extend our gratitude to wonderful faculty members who make Cedar Valley College a quality educational institution. …READ MORE…

VET TECH OPEN HOUSE SUCCESSFUL

The Veterinary Technology program held a successful Open House event April 25, with nearly 40 who attended for advising and enrollment. Event organizers offered their thanks for support of the open house and looked forward to…READ MORE…

OUR STUDENT SUCCESS

Cedar Valley College Disability Services and Veteran student Jacob Gutierrez is the recipient of the Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship. The Gilman Scholarship Program offers awards for undergraduate study abroad and was established by the International Academic Opportunity Act of 2000. This scholarship provides awards for U.S. undergraduate students who are receiving Federal Pell Grant funding at a two-year or four-year college or university to participate in study and intern abroad programs worldwide. Jacob plans to spend part of his summer completing a 3-week military assignment, and then he will travel to Spain on the study-abroad program where he will attend... READ MORE…