SRJC In the News - June 2021

Executive director of Santa Rosa Junior College Foundation wins North Bay Business Leadership Pride award
North Bay Business Journal
6/28/21
J. Mullineaux, executive director, Santa Rosa Junior College Foundation, North Bay Business Journal's Pride Business Leadership Awards, Crisis Response Fund, President’s Address to the Community, Commencement,  Queer Resource Center (QRC) 
https://www.northbaybusinessjournal.com/article/article/executive-director-of-santa-rosa-junior-college-foundation-wins-north-bay-b/

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https://www.northbaybusinessjournal.com/article/events/13-pride-business-leaders-in-the-north-san-francisco-bay-area-you-need-to-k/
 

Programs introduce local high schoolers to construction careers
Jeff Quackenbush
North Bay Business Journal
6/28/21
Santa Rosa Junior College, $8.1 million construction training center, Petaluma campus, adult education, building trades, high school students, SRJC Construction, expanded facilities, tools, courses,  roofing apprenticeship program
https://www.sonomanews.com/article/news/programs-introduce-local-high-schoolers-to-construction-careers/

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https://constructiondaily.news/packages-introduce-native-excessive-schoolers-to-building-careers/
 

SRJC graduates reflect on their time at the JC amidst a pandemic
Emma Molloy
Oak Leaf
5/28/21
Francene Ayala, Santa Rosa Junior College, online education, virtual graduation, SRJC, Willow Ornellas, communication studies major, Peyton Krzyzek, SRJC anthropology major, Claudia Jereb, fitness and nutrition major
https://www.theoakleafnews.com/features/2021/05/28/srjc-graduates-reflect-on-their-time-at-the-jc-amidst-a-pandemic/
 

Graduation Events For SRJC This Weekend
KSRO
5/27/21
Graduation events, Santa Rosa Junior College, Career Education certificates, Virtual, Drive Thru, livestreamed
https://www.ksro.com/2021/05/27/graduation-events-for-srjc-this-weekend/
 

Healdsburg nonprofit doubles down on health equity
Matt Villano
Press Democrat
6/26/21
$15,000 grant, Santa Rosa Junior College’s Health Occupation Preparation and Education program, HOPE, Medtronic, first-generation, low-income students, careers, health care
https://www.pressdemocrat.com/article/news/healdsburg-nonprofit-doubles-down-on-health-equity/
 

The Advising Dean: The magnificent miracles of MacKenzie Scott
Tom Brown
St. Helena Star
6/22/21
Hispanic Serving Institutions, HSIs, Santa Rosa Junior College, enroll Hispanic, Latinx students
https://napavalleyregister.com/community/star/opinion/the-advising-dean-the-magnificent-miracles-of-mackenzie-scott/article_3ee96492-628b-5a40-8422-33da6d3e611d.html
 

Local live theater: The destination is in sight!
Jenny Hollingworth
Sonoma County Gazette
6/22/21
Theater, behind the scenes, Santa Rosa Junior College, Fall 2021, Class offerings
https://www.sonomacountygazette.com/sonoma-county-news/local-live-theater-the-destination-is-in-sight/
 

Juneteenth holiday ‘just first step,’ say speaker, participants
Kathleen Coates
Press Democrat
6/19/21
Santa Rosa Junior College, Black Student Union
https://www.pressdemocrat.com/article/news/juneteenth-holiday-just-first-step-say-speaker-participants/

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https://krcb.org/2021061863576/news-feed/sonoma-county-celebrates-juneteenth

https://www.pressdemocrat.com/article/news/juneteenth-celebrations-planned-for-sonoma-county-on-saturday/
 

New director of human resources for SRJC
Argus-Courier
6/15/21
Gene Durand, vice president of human resources for Santa Rosa Junior College, SRJC
https://www.petaluma360.com/article/news/new-director-of-human-resources-for-srjc/

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https://www.northbaybusinessjournal.com/article/article/santa-rosa-junior-college-names-durand-to-lead-hr/

https://www.newsbreak.com/news/2282257691212/new-director-of-human-resources-for-srjc

https://www.dailyadvent.com/news/amp/faf0d4786abe59c1b837f813b79eb5c6-Santa-Rosa-Junior-College-names-Durand-to-lead-HR

https://slicktalks.com/explore/post/6f42cd9c19b0f49a5c3b24faa6d2e0f7
 

Value Colleges Releases Rankings of the Best Online Community Colleges in the US
CISION News
6/15/21
50 Best Online Community Colleges, Santa Rosa Junior College
https://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/value-colleges-releases-rankings-of-the-best-online-community-colleges-in-the-us-301312452.html
 

Pride kicks off with a flag-raising
Heather Bailey
SoCo News
6/1/21
Santa Rosa Junior College
https://soconews.org/the_windsor_times/news/pride-kicks-off-with-a-flag-raising/article_fdb34ec8-c340-11eb-8886-b7f9c3e1e09a.html