Photo of Renee Azenaro
August 20, 2019

Art Professor's Installation Chosen for Irvine Exhibit

Selected from over 1,220 southern California-based artists, the installation "Occlusions" by Renée Azenaro was chosen for the All Media 2019 Exhibition running September 7-October 26, 2019 at Irvine Fine Arts Center.

Photo of Jimmy Urbanovich
August 20, 2019

Crafton Communication Studies Professor Published on Heterodox Academy

Communication Studies Professor Jimmy Urbanovich has published an article on Heterodox Academy.

Paramedic graduates
August 14, 2019

Fifteen Paramedics Graduate From Crafton Hills College

Yucaipa, CA. A ceremony was held Friday, August 9, 2019 to celebrate Crafton Hills College Paramedic Class #91. The 15 graduates learned to provide the highest level of pre-hospital care during an intense 10-month program. Fire Chief for the City of Yucaipa, Grant Malinowski offered advice and reminisced about his experience as an alumnus of the Crafton Paramedic Program 17 years ago. "An education is only as good as the faculty instructing it, and you have the best," Malinowski said. "If you look around at the leaders in our profession, odds are that Crafton Hills College is a part of their background."

Counselor Ernesto Rivera leading a Promise Program Orientation
August 9, 2019

A Really Good Deal Just Got Even Better for Local College Freshmen

The San Bernardino Community College District is offering a "Free Promise Program" for new high school graduates who are starting college this fall at Crafton Hills College or San Bernardino Valley College. The program provides funding for full-time college students to earn an associate degree or get a career training certificate. Students are guaranteed two years of free tuition, free textbooks, free access to a laptop, cash for college expenses, priority registration, student support, and opportunities for paid work experience.

Nursing students
July 29, 2019

From CHC to RN

Dr. Sam Truong facilitated the first in a new student workshop series held at the Henry Stone STEM Success Center called "from CHC to ...". Crafton alumni in various phases of their nursing programs and careers were on hand to give advice to our pre-nursing students at this first workshop "from CHC to RN" (registered nurse).

Photo of T.L. Brink
July 18, 2019

This is Crafton: T.L. Brink--Crafton is the right fit for him.

T.L. Brink celebrates 30 years of teaching at Crafton Hills College this year.

Presentation of the check
June 27, 2019

Bank of America Awards $15,000 to CHC Foundation

Crafton Hills College will be providing more opportunities to veterans and students in its first responder programs after receiving a $15,000 grant from Bank of America.

Eight students
June 13, 2019

Eight Students Have Magnetic Future Ahead

Eight students completed their radiologic technology certificates and graduated on Tuesday, June 11. The program is a 22 1/2 month associate degree program based at Arrowhead Regional Medical Center, where the graduation ceremony was held. The students were also eligible to walk at the Crafton Hills commencement on May 24.

Photo of Respiratory Care students
June 13, 2019

Respiratory Care Students win Sputum Bowl

Crafton Hills College Respiratory Care team won the state-level Sputum Bowl competition at the California Society for Respiratory Care (CSRC) annual convention at Pechanga Resort on June 5th.

People swimming in pool
June 6, 2019

Competitive Water Polo Coming Fall 2019

According to Danielle Montenegro, the college's water polo coach, students have been recruited from Beaumont, Yucaipa, Redlands, Redlands East Valley, Citrus Valley, Cajon, and Pacific high schools. Both men's and women's teams have been formed and will play their first conference game on Sept. 25 against Miramar College in the CHC pool.

May 24, 2019

Congratulations Class of 2019!

According to the poet William Butler Yeats, “Education is not the filling of a pail but the lighting of a fire.” And Anthony Abate, the Crafton Hills College commencement student speaker who quoted Yeats, proved fires can be re-ignited through education.

Photo of Anthony Abate
May 24, 2019

Anthony Abate named President's Award Recipient

When Anthony Abate graduates from Crafton Hills College on May 24, he'll walk away with three degrees. But among his many accomplishments as a college student, the one that took him by total surprise was being named this year's President Award recipient. Photo by Donna Hoffmann

EMT graduates
May 23, 2019

Congrats 2019 EMTs!

Eighty-three students completed the Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) Certificate at Crafton Hills College and graduated on Wednesday, May 22.

People enjoying Scholars Convocation
May 22, 2019

Foundation awards $100,000 in student scholarships

The Crafton Hills College Foundation recognized 110 scholarship recipients during the 2019 Scholars Convocation ceremony held on campus on Friday, May 17.

Photo of Christina Johle
May 17, 2019

This is Crafton: Christina Johle—Making Children Feel at Home at College

Christina Johle considers her classroom at Crafton Hills College like her home.

Cadets celebrate their graduation
May 14, 2019

CHC Celebrates 100th Fire Academy Class Graduation

Crafton Hills College graduated its 100th Fire Academy Class on Saturday, May 11th at 4 p.m. in the Public Safety & Allied Building. The cadets also performed skills they learned in the academy for the crowd of family and guests.

Photo of Sam Maybrier
April 12, 2019

This is Crafton: Sam Maybrier—Theatre Alum Broadens View of Shakespeare

A former Roadrunner is on their way to travel abroad to study Shakespeare.

Group holding the check from San Manuel
April 12, 2019

Gala Rakes In $125,000

Crafton Hills College Foundation's Garden Party Gala on March 28 brought in $125,000 thanks to the generous support of those who turned out for the affair.

Photo of David Avila
March 20, 2019

David Avila Named 2019 Outstanding Alumnus

David Avila is not a “high profile kind of guy.” So when he was named Crafton Hills College’s 2019 Outstanding Alumni, the longtime volunteer asked himself, “Why me?”

Photo of Ryan Bartlett
March 18, 2019

This is Crafton: Ryan Bartlett—Crafton is home.

The family Ryan Bartlett has built at Crafton Hills College is what has the longtime English professor coming back for more. The smaller class sizes and welcoming environment on campus allows faculty, staff and students to establish meaningful relationships, he explains.

the free college promise
March 5, 2019

SBCCD Launches Free College Promise Program

On Friday, March 8, California Community Colleges Chancellor Eloy Ortiz Oakley will join the San Bernardino Community College District and more than 100 high school students to launch SBCCD’s two-year free college promise, offered at Crafton Hills College and San Bernardino Valley College.

Christian Lovell lifting a weight
February 28, 2019

This is Crafton: Christian Lovell - Fitness Center 'Works Out' for Him

Christian Lovell wants to help others discover a passion for maintaining a healthy lifestyle.

Janine Ledoux examines a box of donations
February 22, 2019

From Cupboard to Cupboard: Community donation helps students with food insecurity

A chance meeting between officials from Crafton Hills College and Community Action Partnership of San Bernardino County has resulted in a new collaboration to combat food insecurity on campus.

President Kevin Horan
February 5, 2019

CHC Welcomes Ninth President

Dr. Kevin Horan is officially a Roadrunner. Crafton Hills College installed the longtime educator as its ninth president on Friday, Feb. 1, during an Investiture Ceremony held in the Finkelstein Performing Arts Center.

Thomas McGovern, Renée Azenaro and Juan Delgado pose in the CHC Art Gallery, now showing i.e. vistas, through February 15.
January 24, 2019

Exhibit explores the Inland Empire through poetry, photography

Now on exhibit at the Art Gallery, i.e. vistas explores the heritage, landscape, memory, and reality of the communities that make up the Inland Empire.