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Solar Farm at Crafton Hills College
May 31, 2024

New Solar Farm Funded by Measure CC

On May 31, Crafton Hills College officially went live with the 2.3 MW solar farm, moving the campus toward Net Zero Energy. This project, funded by Measure CC, reflects CHC's commitment to sustainability.

May 25, 2024

Crafton Hills College and CONFIRE: Pioneering Partnership for EMT Training and Employment

In a groundbreaking move, Crafton Hills College has forged a partnership with local employers to address a pressing need in the community: emergency medical technicians (EMTs). With a vision to bridge the gap between education and employment, the college has collaborated with CONFIRE's Priority Ambulance to launch a program that not only trains aspiring EMTs but also guarantees them employment.

Ericka Paddock
May 23, 2024

Dr. Ericka Paddock Honored with Centennial Award for Transformative Impact on Diverse Communities

On May 23, Ericka Paddock, associate dean of student services at Crafton Hills College was recognized by the University of Redlands for creating meaningful change in the lives of the diverse community she serves.

CHC Graduates with mascot Ryker
May 23, 2024

Crafton Hills College offers affordable summer classes 

Crafton Hills College (CHC) announces its summer class schedule, providing an opportunity for prospective and current students to get started or get ahead in their education at an affordable cost.

CHC Married Graduates 2024
May 22, 2024

From hitting the books to walking down the aisle: Redlands couple shares their journey to graduation from Crafton Hills College

Vacation plans or binge-watching shows on Netflix is a common to-do list item for many in relationships. But one married couple from Redlands have completed a sought-after milestone as they graduated from Crafton Hills College as part of the Class of 2024.

CHC Graduates at Commencement 2024
May 21, 2024

Crafton Hills College's commencement season wraps up with ceremony recognizing Roadrunner accomplishments

Crafton Hills College celebrated an "unstoppable" Class of 2024 during its annual Commencement Ceremony on May 21. Hundreds of graduates and their families and friends flooded the Yucaipa-based college's quad for the event, which officially began with one of President Kevin Horan's favorite traditions: a selfie with the audience.

CHC Veteran Student
May 15, 2024

Veterans of Crafton's Class of 2024 recognized at special ceremony

Graduating Roadrunners who served our nation in its military were individually recognized at a special ceremony hosted by Crafton Hills College's Veterans Resource Center on May 15.

Transfer Celebration
May 15, 2024

Crafton Hills College recognizes its 2024 College Transfer grads at annual dinner

Next Stop: "Monsters University" -- which turns out to be each four-year college that accepted Roadrunner graduates of the Yucaipa-based community college's Class of 2024.

𝐄𝐎𝐏𝐒, 𝐍𝐞𝐱𝐭𝐔𝐏, 𝐂𝐀𝐑𝐄, 𝐂𝐚𝐥𝐖𝐎𝐑𝐊𝐒 𝐚𝐧𝐝 𝐃𝐫𝐞𝐚𝐦𝐞𝐫𝐬 𝐫𝐞𝐜𝐨𝐠𝐧𝐢𝐭𝐢𝐨𝐧 𝐜𝐞𝐫𝐞𝐦𝐨𝐧
May 10, 2024

Crafton Hills College's 2024 Grad Season continues with EOPS, NextUP, CARE, CalWORKS and Dreamers recognition ceremony

The Class of 2024 will always have a friend in Crafton Hills College. That was the message of this year's EOPS, NextUP, CARE, CalWORKS and Dreamers graduation and scholars' ceremony, which brought dozens of graduating Roadrunners and their families and friends to "Crafton's Room," aka the Finkelstein Performing Arts Center, on May 10.

ACUE Pinning
May 3, 2024

ACUE Pinning Ceremony Celebrates Educators' Commitment to Effective Teaching

On May 3, the ACUE Pinning Ceremony took place at the District Office to honor participants who completed 25 weeks of teaching, learning, and equity training provided by the Association of College and University Educators (ACUE). ACUE, renowned for offering the sole teaching certification endorsed by the American Council on Education, specializes in certifying faculty in its Effective Teaching Practice Framework.

Foster Care Awareness Resource Fair & Luncheon
May 1, 2024

Empowering Foster Youth: A Celebration of Support at Crafton Hills College

Crafton Hills College's EOPS Department organized a campus-wide resource fair and luncheon in honor of National Foster Care Awareness Month.