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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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SOP on Nondiscrimination Reporting on Marketing Material

  Nondiscrimination Reporting on Marketing Material (Business Services Procedure 6.94) Effective, January 19, 2017   Please take a minute to familiarize yourself with the new Administrative Standard Operating Procedure (SOP) regarding nondiscrimination reporting on marketing material. It’s important that faculty, staff, and administrators comply with antidiscrimination laws (state and federal) by adding the statement below to all material that promote college classes and programs to students before printing.  “Laney College does not discriminate on the basis of age, race, color, sex, gender, or sexual orientation, national origin, or disability.” You can view the procedure by clicking here.  View list of all college SOPs  
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“Ambassadors” Welcome Students to the 2017 Spring Semester

Laney Student Ambassadors set up shop in front of the Welcome Center on Monday morning as students began their first day of classes for the Spring 2017 semester. The student ambassador program is coordinated by Charles Bradford, staff assistant at the Welcome Center. There are approximately 12 ambassadors that help answer student questions and make their classmates feel welcomed to the campus. If you know of any students that may be interested in becoming student ambassadors, please let us know. Send an email to pio@peralta.edu or call 510-986-6922. Pictured from left: Gina Wu (Business Administration student), Sandy Wong (Banking student), and Charles
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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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