Tippet Receives Oberndorf Lifeline to Completion Scholarship

Anna Mae Tippett, a student at Columbia College, has been named an Oberndorf Scholar by Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society and has received a $1,000 scholarship. The Oberndorf Lifeline to Completion Scholarship helps Phi Theta Kappa members overcome unanticipated financial barriers preventing the completion of their first college credential, associate degree, or certificate. Anna is one of nine students selected internationally to receive the award.  See attached press release for more details.  2021 Oberndorf Press Release

Columbia College Automotive Tech Students get Tour of Tesla EV Plant

Students from the automotive technology program at Columbia College who toured parts of Tesla’s 5.3-million-square-foot electric vehicle factory and offices in Fremont on Friday,  April 15, shared their perspectives this week on advanced robotics they saw on assembly lines, as well as how the innovations they witnessed are motivating them in their career paths in a changing industry. https://www.uniondemocrat.com/news/article_0af05330-c2a3-11ec-8174-47d0fc5a3bde.html          

Native Voices – Showcasing Indigenous Hip Hop

A press release has been released by Columbia College regarding the Native Voices event which will be held on Columbia College’s campus in Carkeet Park on Saturday, April 9, 12p – 4p.  See attached press release and flyer for more details.  Native Voice Press Release 3.22.22 Please register here. Call 209.588.5065 or email beavers@yosemite.edu for more information.

Columbia College Free for Me Campaign

The Free for Me campaign promises free classes and zero fees for every student registered during the spring semester at Columbia College. The college is also giving $250 cash and $250 in bookstore credit to students who submit proof of COVID-19 vaccination and who take at least six units.  Press Release-FREE FOR ME Opportunity at Columbia College

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