Archives for Announcements

Laney Summer Institute for High School Students

This summer the Career Education Department at Laney College (Oakland, CA) is offering a number of programs for interested students in the Bay Area. The programs range from 4 to 6 weeks in length and are focused on helping students learn about different career pathways while earning college credit through hands-on activities. While preference will be given to high school students, others may apply and if space is available, may be admitted. Learn more about programs in machining, welding, carpentry, computer science, electronics, physics, and many others.
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The Laney Newsletter – April 2017

FROM THE OFFICE OF PUBLIC INFORMATION Issue III, Vol. 1 Laney Awarded $1 Million from the State California’s Department of Finance announced on April 4 that Laney College was among 14 institutions to receive a $1 million Innovation in Higher Education Award from the State’s $25 million special fund. The award promotes innovative planning at community colleges throughout California. Laney was selected for its ingenious 5-year proposal to help diverse students engaged in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) education, succeed by providing them with greater access to high quality, touch-technology and SMART classroom cyber-learning environments beginning in the gateway
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CTE Open House April 29th

The Career Technical Education (CTE) Open House is an opportunity for the public to see the excellent career education programs offered at Laney College in Oakland. Come visit more than 18 departments that prepare students for careers in industry. Meet teachers, students, and see demonstrations of what you will learn in these programs. You can find out about how long the training takes, the salaries in the field, and the career opportunities. We’ll also have sessions on how to register at the college and how to sign-up for financial aid. Bring your family, friends, teachers and more to see one
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2017 Laney College Black History Month Events

    Feb. 1 to 28 — Gallery Exhibit: “The Discovery of Urban Cotton Fields” by renowned artist Milton 510 Bowens. The Laney Black Student Union: Development of All African People, presents the events below. Please share these events with your students and consider offering as extra credit in your classes. If you have any questions regarding BSU:DAAP plans for Black History Month, you can contact, Janelle Tillotson at jtillotson@peralta.edu. For a flyer with the events below, click here.      Feb. 2 @ 6pm – 8.30pm – Netflix and Build Movie Night. Location: BSU Room, 4th floor Student Center.     Feb. 9 @ 6pm –
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New Online Form For Laney Community

A new online form will make it easier for staff, faculty, and administrators to submit information to the Laney Office of Public Information. Effective Jan. 27, members of the campus community can begin using the “Laney Online Information Submit Form.” The form will allow you to send files easily on: New classes or programs Events Announcements Calendar items Articles for the Laney Newsletter Flyers Short video clips (.mp4) Photos Content for the new website And more. Laney’s public information officer will take the information and post it either on the website, social media, the FAS List, or the TV monitors on campus. A
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Chancellor Laguerre Selects New Laney College Interim President

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                                              January 5, 2017        Media Contact Laney College PIO Dolores M. Bernal dbernal@peralta.edu 510-986-6922                                                                     Peralta Colleges Chancellor Laguerre Selects New Laney College Interim President Oakland, CA – (January 5, 2017) Peralta Community College District Chancellor Jowel C. Laguerre, Ph.D., has selected
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