Articles Posted in the " Foundation " Category

  • February 20, 2015 @Cypress Newsletter from Dr. Simpson

      Here is the February 20, 2015, @Cypress Newsletter from Cypress College President Bob Simpson. This week’s headlines: Thursday’s Drills Ask Sobering Question: ‘What Would You Do?’ > Active shooter drills take place Thursday, February 26 in the morning and...


  • 1-in-200 Opportunity to Win Yamaha Raptor 700 RFL ATV Now Available

    The Foundation is selling opportunity drawing tickets for a brand new Yamaha Sport ATV. The Raptor 700 RFL (with reverse) is arguably the best sport ATV ever. The vehicle was donated to the College as part of the 40th Annual...


  • ‘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...


  • Scholarship Applications Now Available Online and On Campus

    Cypress College’s 2015 scholarship applications are now available both on the campus website and on campus. The deadline to submit scholarship applications is at 5 p.m. on Wednesday, February 18, 2015 — though it is strongly recommended that applicants for...


  • Orange County Sheriff Sandra Hutchens Selected as 2015 Americana Woman of the Year

    Sandra Hutchens, Orange County’s highest-ranking law enforcement officer, has been selected by the Cypress College Foundation as 2015 Americana Awards Woman of the Year. Hutchens became the first woman to serve as the county’s Sheriff when she was appointed by...


  • September 12, 2014, @Cypress Newsletter from Dr. Simpson

    Here is the September 12, 2014, edition of Dr. Simpson’s @Cypress newsletter. This week’s headlines: 16,071 Students Enrolled at Cypress College for 2014 Fall Semester > The College continues to operate at near-historic efficiency levels, with a census-date fill rate...


  • Estate Donation of $409,000 Believed College’s Largest Bequest

    Estate Donation of $409,000 Believed College’s Largest Bequest

    Funds from the Sheron Huston estate will be used to establish an endowed scholarship for Cypress College students. The Cypress College Foundation is the beneficiary of a $409,200 gift from the estate of Sheron Huston. Although we had previously been...


  • Dr. Simpson’s @Cypress Weekly Newsletter for September 5, 2014

    The September 5, 2014,  edition of the @Cypress newsletter from Cypress College President Bob Simpson is now available. This week’s headlines: Estate Donation of $409,000 Believed College’s Largest Bequest >   Funds from the Sheron Huston estate will be used to...


  • Planning in Progress for Celebration of College’s 50th Anniversary in 2015-2016

    Cypress College’s 50th anniversary celebration will focus on three primary audiences: the campus community; alumni and retirees; and the local community. Raúl Alvarez, the Executive Director of the Foundation and Community Relations, said during the Opening Day meeting that an...


  • Foundation’s Scholarship Awards Ceremony on Monday, May 12

    The Cypress College Foundation hosts its annual Scholarship Awards Ceremony on Monday, May 12, 2014, at 1 p.m. in the Campus Theater. Technology permitting, the ceremony will be broadcast on Cypress College’s USTREAM channel. Update: Recorded video can be viewed...