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  • 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...


  • Patriot Day, National Day of Service and Remembrance Mark 9/11 Anniversary

    Today we remember the nearly 3,000 people whose lives were lost at the World Trade Center, the Pentagon, and in Shanksville, PA, on this date 13 years ago. We also recognize those who sacrificed in our nation’s service subsequent to...


  • Study Abroad in Rome for Spring 2015 Application Deadline is November 1

    The Study Abroad Program is headed to Rome for the spring 2015 semester. Two Cypress College faculty — Ed Giardina and Kathryn Sonne — will lead the learning experience. Study Abroad is open to all Cypress College and Fullerton College...


  • 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...


  • Add/Drop Deadline is Sunday, September 7

    This Sunday (September 7 at 11:59 p.m.) is the deadline to add or drop semester-length classes. It is also the last day for students to drop classes and qualify for refunds. For those courses that either  begin after the first...


  • 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...


  • Transfer Center Schedules TAG Workshops, 1-on-1 Appointments

    Transfer Center Schedules TAG Workshops, 1-on-1 Appointments

    Upcoming workshops from the Transfer Center include three sessions about TAGs for students transferring to certain University of California campuses. A TAG — Transfer Admission Guarantee — secures a seat at a selected U.C., provided the student meets the conditions...


  • ‘Spark New Ideas,’ Dr. Simpson Tells Employees at Opening Day

    A summer trip to Yellowstone National Park results in “advice from nature” and inspirational messages shared by the President. Opening Day featured a presentation by Cypress police officials about preparing for and responding to an active shooter situation. The sobering...


  • Associated Students Host ‘Welcome Back’ Events This Week

    Cypress College’s Associated Students host this semester’s “Welcome Back” event on Wednesday and Thursday. The free event is for both new and returning Cypress College students. It takes place from 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. at the pond on both Wednesday and...