Alumni

  • 48th Commencement: Live Broadcast Scheduled

    A live broadcast of Cypress College’s 48th Commencement will be available on the website and via the USTREAM web service. The graduation ceremony takes place starting at 6 p.m.on Friday, May 22, 2015. Cypress College’s USTREAM channel can be accessed...


  • OC Weekly: ‘Stick a Fork in it’ Profiles Alum Gio Bolivar

    The May 18, 2015 edition of OC Weekly features Culinary Arts alumnus Gio Bolivar of Dory Deli in Newport Beach. In the piece, authored by OC Weekly’s Anne Marie Panoringan, Bolivar discusses, food, the culinary industry, and his educational preparation...


  • 48th Commencement: Navy Captain Russ Bird is 2015 Outstanding Alumnus

      Retired United States Navy Captain Russ Bird has been selected as Cypress College’s Outstanding Alumnus Award for 2015. The honor is presented on behalf of the College by the Cypress College Foundation. Capt. Bird will be recognized during the...


  • ‘elumni’ Association Launched in Advance of 50th Anniversary

      As the 50th anniversary of Cypress College approaches, we are pleased to announce the official formation of our free “elumni association.” Our goal is to reconnect with our students in advance of a festive anniversary celebration. For starters, we’ll...


  • Baseball Coach Pickler’s Summer Team Wins Cape Cod Championship

    Head Baseball Coach Scott Pickler led his Yarmouth-Dennis Red Sox to another Cape Cod Baseball League title in mid August. Pickler coaches in the elite league during the summer, and has now led the Yarmouth-Dennis Red Sox to six Cape...


  • Padres to Honor Alumnus Trevor Hoffman

    Congratulations to alumnus Trevor Hoffman, who is being inducted into the San Diego Padres Hall of Fame tomorrow. Hoffman, after whom Major League Baseball named an award earlier this year, played for the Cypress College Chargers in 1985-1986. He was...


  • Chargers Baseball Alumnus Featured by MLB.com

    Chargers Baseball Alumnus Featured by MLB.com

    Alumnus Brandon Barnes is the subject of an MLB.com feature by Thomas Harding which covers his amazing path from Katella High through Cypress College, and finally Major League Baseball, where Barnes is currently finding success with the Colorado Rockies. The sight...


  • Educator Rosas is Recipient of 2014 Outstanding Alumna Award

    Reyna Rosas ended up at Cypress College because that’s what she told a Los Angeles Superior Court judge was her intention. Her statement — and, the way Rosas tells the story, it was more declaration than promise — became reality...


  • Alumnus Peter Brandon to Play at Cypress Community Festival

    The Orange County Breeze reports that Cypress College alumnus, and Chargers baseball champion, Peter Brandon will perform at the Cypress Community Festival this summer. From the publication: Country artist Peter Brandon will be performing live in Cypress on Saturday, July...


  • MLB Creates New Award Honoring Alumnus Hoffman

    Major League Baseball announced today that it has created two new annual awards — one of which honors Cypress College alumnus Trevor Hoffman. Each season the National League relief pitcher of the year will receive the “Trevor Hoffman N.L. Reliever...