Tag Archives: CCSF

The Metro College Success Program helps underrepresented students navigate their first two years of college.

SF State Receives $3 Million Award to Help Low-income, Underrepresented Students

By Beth Tagawa, SFSU News   The State of California has awarded $3 million to support the Metro College Success Program, which helps underrepresented students at San Francisco State University and City College of San [...]
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Local Colleges, Universities Establish “Blueprint” for Transitioning Foster Youth

By Ryann Blackshere How do programs provide college pathways for former foster youth? This video features the story of one young black male student at Laney College, and how one college support program helped him [...]
CFT president Joshua Pechthalt (at mic) announces the filing of a suit seeking an injunction to stop the closure of City College San Francisco.  The suit was filed against the ACCJC.  Behind Pechthalt, from left, Student Trustee Shanell Williams, SF Supervisor David Campos, AFT 2121 president Alisa Messer, and Supervisor Scott Weiner.  Photo by Chris Hanzo.

Faculty Files Lawsuit to Block Closure of City College of San Francisco

California Federation of Teachers (CFT) and the American Federation of Teachers (AFT) Local 2121 recently announce they were filing a lawsuit in San Francisco Superior Court to block the planned closure of City College of [...]

Students Call on Mayor Lee Join Efforts to Save City College

Students rallied and 26 were arrested at City Hall this week, led by the Save City College Coalition, demanding that Mayor Ed Lee join with civic leaders and community organizations that are calling on the [...]

OP-ED: Community College Accrediting Commission Has Reputation for Aggressive Behavior

The Accrediting Commission of Community and Junior Colleges (ACCJC), under the leadership Dr. Barbara Beno, has draw national attention for its extremely aggressive behavior in its evaluation of community colleges. In July, the commission decided [...]
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Commission Evaluating CCSF Did Not Follow Federal Regulations, says U.S. Dept of Education

The Accrediting Commission for Community and Junior Colleges (ACCJC), which is revoking City College of San Francisco‘s(CCSF) accreditation next year, has itself not followed several federal regulations when it investigated the community college, according to [...]