September 2021 archive

Hispanic Heritage Month

Wednesday afternoon, I had the pleasure of providing the welcome at the Hispanic Heritage Month “kickoff” luncheon during which time, Mesa artist Zarco Guerrero presented a dynamic, engaging performance art depicting the indigenous experience, historically in the Americas. My deep appreciation to Dr. Versha Anderson and the DEIE team for planning and delivering all of …

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Support for Community Colleges at the National Level

This morning I had the opportunity to participate in a video-conference call sponsored by Interim Chancellor Gonzales with the United States Department of Education that included higher education leaders from across Arizona. Eloy Oakley, Chancellor of the California Community Colleges on loan to the U.S. Department of Education, provided an update on the Biden administration …

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