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Compton College Provides Foundation for Budding Entrepreneur with Passion for Health and Fitness
2UrbanGils, August 20, 2020

Glenn Walker Takes Own Path As Major League Scout
The.562.org, August 14, 2020

Achieving the Dream: Student Spotlight: Arminda Ramirez (August 2020)

Press-Telegram & Grunion Gazette Readers Choice - 2020 Awards (July 28, 2020):
Best Career College (runner up)
Best Community College (runner up)

Calbright teams up with a 2-year college to help students transfer
EducationDive, July 21, 2020

Compton Community College District Has Two Board of Trustees Seats Up for Election in November
LA Sentinel, July 16, 2020

With Big Budget Cuts at 4-Year Schools, Will Students Flock to Less Expensive Community Colleges?
LAsist.com, July 6, 2020

COVID-19 Crisis Further Exposes Need to Invest in Alternative Education to Address Economic Injustice
LA Sentinel, June 25, 2020

The Care and Keeping of a Leader
Community College Journal, June 17, 2020

College Joins Achieving the Dream National Student Success Initiative
Wake Tech, June 3, 2020

Pandemic Compounds Inequities
Community College Daily - May 11, 2020

Colleges Scramble to Administer Emergency Aid
Inside Higher Ed - May 11, 2020

Anxiety builds as California colleges consider how and when to resume on-campus fall courses
EdSource - April 30, 2020

Compton College Upward Bound
Compton Herald - April 3, 2020

Compton College partners with diner
Compton Herald - April 2, 2020

Compton College, La Puente Schools to Offer Laptops to Needy Students
MyNewsLA.com - March 27, 2020

Compton College Campus Closed to Public Beginning March 17 through April 10, 2020
LA Sentinel, March 17, 2020

Coronavirus could upend education of over 800,000 California college students
Los Angeles Times, March 11, 2020

Compton College's Oliver W. Conner Promise Program Helps Recent Graduate
and Mother Attend College with Less Financial Worries
LA Sentinel, February 14, 2020

Compton High grad gets boost from Compton College
Compton Herald, February 3, 2020

Student housing topic of Compton College forum
Compton Herald, January 30, 2020

Compton College Receives $400,000 Grant for Guided Pathways
LA Sentinel, January 24, 2020

$30K Offered For Information In Shooting Deaths Of 2 Teenage Girls In Carson

CBS 2/KCAL 9 News, January 15, 2020

California Voices: Education leaders speak out on Gov. Newsom's budget proposals
EdSource, January 15, 2020

Foundation awards Compton College 400k
Compton Herald, January 12, 2020

Compton College Trustees extend president/CEO contract
OurWeekly, January 9, 2020

Compton College and Everytable Bring Healthy, Affordable Food to Students
"Inside the Issues" Spectrum News 1 - January 7, 2020

Compton College Fall 2019 Nursing Pinning Ceremony
LA Sentinel, December 27, 2019

Reach Higher's Top 5 Moments of 2019
Forbes, December 23, 2019

Compton Community College District Trustees Extend President/CEO Contract
LA Sentinel, December 19, 2019

Keith Curry Given contract Extension
MyNewsLA.com, December 18, 2019

Woman, Girl Killed In Carson Shooting
CBS Los Angeles - December 16, 2019

Company Tackles Campus Food Insecurities
Inside Higher Ed ,November 26, 2019

Champions of Equity Honored at League's 2019 Annual Convention Reception
Community College League of California, November 15, 2019

Compton Community College District Citizens' Bond Oversight Committee to Meet November 14
LA Sentinel, November 1, 2019

California launches earthquake early warning system it calls best in the world
Reuters, October 17, 2019

Compton College's Campus Community Mirrors Population It Serves:
The Bulletin, October 16, 2019
LA Sentinel, October 17, 2019

Earthquake drill at Compton College set
Compton Herald, October 6, 2019

College District approves budget
Compton Herald, September 15, 2019

Notice of Public Hearing
Compton Herald, August 21, 2019 

Compton College Graduates Share Stories of Success
The Bulletin, August 7, 2019

A Game-Changing Windfall
Inside HigherEd, August 5, 2019

Healthy, affordable food options for students
Compton Herald, July 17, 2019

Compton College District meeting set
Compton Herald, July 9, 2019

After regaining its independence, Compton College sets ambitious path for future
EdSource, June 27, 2019

Compton College Names 2019 Distinguished Faculty and Staff
The Bulletin, June 19, 2019

College nursing program approved by state board
Compton Herald, June 18, 2019

Community Colleges Consider Building Dormitories...
Times of San Diego, June 16, 2019

Should community colleges build housing?
Long Beach Post, June 10, 2019

Should community colleges build housing?
CALmatters, June 10, 2019

DLR Group Designs New Facility at Compton College
School Constructions News, June 11, 2019

'Voices of Compton' Literary and Arts Journal Highlights Creative Talents...
Los Angeles Sentinel, June 7, 2019

Compton Community College District Schedules Special Board Meeting...
Los Angeles Sentinel, May 31, 2019

Compton College Honors Student Scholars at Academic Awards Dinner
The Bulletin, May 22, 2019

Compton College Welcomes Three New Managers
The Bulletin, May 15, 2019

Community college students need better financial aid
Capitol Weekly, May 14, 2019

California Community College Students Deserve More Support 
Medium, May 13, 2019

Compton Early College High School students hit college mark
News4usonline.com, May 11, 2019

Every Student Graduating... is Going to a 4-Year University
NBC Southern California, May 3, 2019

Every Student Graduating... is Going to a 4-Year University
KVOA Tucson News, May 3, 2019

Michelle Obama tells students'... you guys... take the lead'
Newsweek, May 2, 2019

Michelle Obama delivers inspiring message to students on National Signing Day
GMA, May 1, 2019

Michelle Obama... Brings Words of Inspiration to Students at UCLA
Los Angeles Times, May 1, 2019 

Michelle Obama cheers on college-bound students at UCLA rally
FOX 11 Los Angeles, May 1, 2019

Michelle Obama and stars inspire future college students...
UCLA Newsroom, May 1, 2019

Compton College District Hosts Groundbreaking for New Instructional Building
The Bulletin
, April 24, 2019

Keeping it real with Compton College president Keith Curry
Community College Voice Podcast, April 19, 2019

Lakeland names Taylor new boys basketball coach
The Ledger, April 17, 2019

Community college survey reveals need for more student aid
Register Pajaronian, April 9, 2019

The #RealCollege guru offers three ways to fix California's student financial aid
CALmatters, March 25, 2019

Community Invited to Compton Rotary Club Wellness Jubilee
Tri County Sentry, March 15, 2019

 California Community College #RealCollege Survey identifies need to provide more aid to students
Orange County Breeze, March 7, 2019

Job fair invites educators seeking new opportunities
Compton Herald, February 25, 2019

Keeping it real with Compton College president Keith Curry
Community College Voice Podcast, February 14, 2019

New Police Chief at Compton College District
Compton Herald, January 16, 2018

 Jay Meehan: Remembering a true pal
The Park Record, December 12, 2018

 'Because he stayed, I stayed': Derrick Anderson and Compton girls' basketball make history
Long Beach Post, December 11, 2018

 Tartars athletics at Compton College honored
Compton Herald, December 8, 2018

Meet Crystal Hogan, the only female official in D1 men's college basketball
NCAA.com, December 6, 2018

PREVIEW: Compton Boys' Basketball
The562.org, November 29, 2018

UCI alum reboots Compton campus after fraud scandal
UCI News, November 13, 2018

Compton Early College High School students train to be pollworkers
Annenberg Media, November 5, 2018

Compton Community College District Seeking Bid Proposals for New Construction
Los Angeles Sentinel, September 21, 2018

Compton College welcomes new faculty
Compton Herald, September 18, 2018

Compton Community College District approves 2018-2019 budget
Compton Herald, September 16, 2018

Compton College Clears Final Hurdle to Emerge from Trustee Oversight
Los Angeles Business Journal, August 30, 2018

Compton Community College District Substantive Change Application Approved
LA Sentinel, August 30, 2018

Compton Community College District accreditation application approved
Compton Herald, August 27, 2018

Compton Children Celebrate the First Day of School, Major Milestones
Los Angeles Sentinel, August 23, 2018

Compton College hires new manager of Research and Planning
Compton Herald, August 22, 2018

Compton College to Host New Student Welcome Day August 22
California Crusader News, August 9, 2018

In the Neighborhood: Leslie Sykes takes a look back at Compton, the city that shaped her life
KABC-TV, July 25, 2018

Ground breaking is also part of rebirth of Compton College
89.3 KPCC, July 19, 2018

Nicole Jones elected president, African American Trustees Caucus
Compton Herald, July 15, 2018

2018 is the 'Year of the Women' in Long Beach as more females appointed to commissions
Long Beach Post, July 11, 2018

Register Now for Compton College Fall 2018 Semester
Los Angeles Sentinel, July 9, 2018

Compton College soccer athlete Ivan Vasquez overcomes barriers, earns degree
Compton Herald, July 6, 2018

Compton College hosts early childhood education conference, May 25
Compton Herald, May 15, 2018

At a mere 195 pounds, this Compton native is a sumo wrestling underdog
Press Telegram, May 10, 2018

This Life with Gracie: Grady's chief nursing officer straight outta Compton
myAJC, May 1, 2018

One -Year of Enrollment Fees Will Be Paid for Compton Unified School District High School Graduates
Compton School News, April 2018

Priority registration available to Compton Community College District graduates
Compton Herald, April 12, 2018 

Compton College President Honored with Distinguished Administrator Award
LA Sentinel, March 29, 2018

Compton College Welding Instructor Honored as Teacher of the Year
TriCounty Sentry, March 22, 2018

Compton College Welding Instructor Honored as Teacher of the Year by American Welding Society
LA Sentinel, March 22, 2018

Compton College 'Promise Program' benefits HS grads
Compton Herald, March 1, 2018

Compton College 'Promise Program' benefits HS grads
Compton Herald, March 1, 2018

Stay connected; it isn't all about the money
UC Santa Cruz Magazine, March 2018

Dr. Keith Curry keynotes Southern California Edison Black History Month event
Compton Herald, February 16, 2018

Compton Community College District Signs MOU with Charles R. Drew University
LA Sentinel, January 4, 2018

Compton College District, Charles Drew University form partnership
Compton Herald, December 23, 2017

Compton College debate students dominate championships
Compton Herald, December 22,2017

Annual Thanksgiving benevolence feeds 10,000
Compton Herald, November 27, 2017

Staged Reading of 'Yuri and Malcolm X'
The Rafu Shimpo, November 26, 2017

Senator Holds Turkey Giveaway
Inglewood News, November 23, 2017

Senator Bradford's Turkey Giveaway Provides Over a Thousand Turkeys to Families in Need 
La Watts Times, November 22, 2017

4th annual Compton Thanksgiving Community Dinner, today
Compton Herald, November 22, 2017

Compton College District board meeting, Nov. 21
Compton Herald, November 10, 2017

Compton College sends former foster youth down UCLA path
Compton Herald, October 29, 2017

Compton College 90th Anniversary Homecoming Festival, Car Show, Sept. 30
Compton Herald, September 15, 2017

Compton College fetes 90 years
OurWeekly, September 14, 2017

In Memoriam: James "Jim" Newman, legendary basketball coach
Compton Herald, July 4, 2017

Kia Patterson Takes Over Ownership of Grocery Outlet in Compton
LA Sentinel, June 22, 2017

Compton College gets millions after accreditation
Compton Herald, June 19, 2017

Accreditation panel restores Compton College's identity
Los Angeles Wave, June 15, 2017

Accreditation Restored at Compton College
Insider Higher Ed, June 12, 2017

Compton College Gets Its Accreditation Restored
NBC Los Angeles, June 9, 2017

Compton College receives initial accreditation after years of rebuilding
Los Angeles Times, June 9, 2017

Conversations with artists about their inspirations, aspirations, who they are and what they are doing
The Bulletin, March 23, 2016

Tax Assistance Offered At College
Wave Newspaper, February 8, 2016

College information fair planned
Wave Newspaper, February 8, 2016

Allied Health Building Grand Opening
January 26, 2016

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