Hometown Station | KHTS AM 1220 » News Sections » Scv Highlights http://www.hometownstation.com Santa Clarita Radio Tue, 21 Oct 2014 18:16:43 +0000 en-US hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=4.0 College Of The Canyons Surges Forward With Statistics Teaching Reform Project http://www.hometownstation.com/home-town-station/college-of-the-canyons-surges-forward-with-statistics-teaching-reform-project-44001 http://www.hometownstation.com/home-town-station/college-of-the-canyons-surges-forward-with-statistics-teaching-reform-project-44001#comments Tue, 30 Sep 2014 18:16:20 +0000 http://stage1.hometownstation.com/college-of-the-canyons-surges-forward-with-statistics-teaching-reform-project In implementing the Teaching a New Generation of Statistics Educators (TANGO) Stats Ed project for the fall 2014 semester, co-principal investigators Monica Dabos of College of the Canyons and Michael Posner of Villanova University are building a foundation for statistics education reform among the nation’s community colleges. By cooperating with some of the country’s most ...

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COC Body Mind Wellness Coalition To Host Community Resource Fair http://www.hometownstation.com/home-town-station/coc-body-mind-wellness-coalition-to-host-community-resource-fair-43992 http://www.hometownstation.com/home-town-station/coc-body-mind-wellness-coalition-to-host-community-resource-fair-43992#comments Tue, 30 Sep 2014 17:54:05 +0000 http://stage1.hometownstation.com/coc-body-mind-wellness-coalition-to-host-community-resource-fair Well aware of the challenges students face stemming from issues including stress, anxiety and depression, which can often hamper one’s academic and career success, this October the College of the Canyons Body Mind Wellness (BMW) Coalition will host its fall Community Resource Fair. The festivities will be held from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. ...

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COC Students Put Work On Display For ‘California Dreaming’ Exhibit http://www.hometownstation.com/home-town-station/coc-students-put-work-on-display-for-%e2%80%98california-dreaming%e2%80%99-exhibit-44003 http://www.hometownstation.com/home-town-station/coc-students-put-work-on-display-for-%e2%80%98california-dreaming%e2%80%99-exhibit-44003#comments Mon, 29 Sep 2014 07:00:00 +0000 http://stage1.hometownstation.com/coc-students-put-work-on-display-for-%e2%80%98california-dreaming%e2%80%99-exhibit College of the Canyons students will explore California’s natural beauty, innovation and enduring spirit of optimism during the “California Dreaming” art exhibit at the Old Town Newhall Library beginning Oct. 1. Using digital and traditional methods of drawing and illustration, students from the college’s Graphic and Multimedia Design department have imagined California as emblematic of the ...

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Former College Of The Canyons Employee Takes Vision To State Level http://www.hometownstation.com/home-town-station/former-college-of-the-canyons-employee-takes-vision-to-state-level-44002 http://www.hometownstation.com/home-town-station/former-college-of-the-canyons-employee-takes-vision-to-state-level-44002#comments Thu, 25 Sep 2014 07:00:00 +0000 http://stage1.hometownstation.com/former-college-of-the-canyons-employee-takes-vision-to-state-level During his time as Director of Distance Learning at College of the Canyons, John Makevich oversaw the growth of one of the most comprehensive online programs available to California’s community college students. The right people took notice, as Makevich has since moved on from the college to serve as the Director of Strategic Planning and ...

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College Of The Canyons Opens Doors To Manufacturing Day 2014 http://www.hometownstation.com/home-town-station/college-of-the-canyons-opens-doors-to-manufacturing-day-2014-44000 http://www.hometownstation.com/home-town-station/college-of-the-canyons-opens-doors-to-manufacturing-day-2014-44000#comments Tue, 23 Sep 2014 07:00:00 +0000 http://stage1.hometownstation.com/college-of-the-canyons-opens-doors-to-manufacturing-day-2014 Two years ago, National Manufacturing Day was created to educate prospective workers on the lucrative opportunities available to them in the growing American manufacturing industry. On Thursday, Oct. 2, College of the Canyons will welcome the event’s third annual installment to Santa Clarita. The two-day event has been designed to provide area students and job seekers ...

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COC Workshop To Focus On Medical Hazardous Waste Management http://www.hometownstation.com/home-town-station/coc-workshop-to-focus-on-medical-hazardous-waste-management-43999 http://www.hometownstation.com/home-town-station/coc-workshop-to-focus-on-medical-hazardous-waste-management-43999#comments Thu, 18 Sep 2014 07:00:00 +0000 http://stage1.hometownstation.com/coc-workshop-to-focus-on-medical-hazardous-waste-management College of the Canyons and the Health Workforce Initiative invite healthcare providers, educators, government agencies and the general public to attend a fee workshop focused on Hazardous Waste Management and Pollution Prevention for Medical and Dental Offices and Hospitals. The Industry Assistance and Outreach Unit, California Department of Toxic Substances Control will conduct the workshop. ...

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College Of The Canyons To Host Job And Career Fair Oct. 15 http://www.hometownstation.com/home-town-station/college-of-the-canyons-to-host-job-and-career-fair-oct-15-43998 http://www.hometownstation.com/home-town-station/college-of-the-canyons-to-host-job-and-career-fair-oct-15-43998#comments Fri, 12 Sep 2014 07:00:00 +0000 http://stage1.hometownstation.com/college-of-the-canyons-to-host-job-and-career-fair-oct-15 The College of the Canyons Job & Career Center, in partnership with The Signal and KHTS AM 1220, will host its annual fall Job & Career Fair providing job seekers with employment opportunities in various industries and career fields. The Job & Career fair is scheduled to take place from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. ...

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COC Adds Fall Late-Start Classes To Meet Increasing Demand For College Access http://www.hometownstation.com/home-town-station/coc-adds-fall-late-start-classes-to-meet-increasing-demand-for-college-access-43997 http://www.hometownstation.com/home-town-station/coc-adds-fall-late-start-classes-to-meet-increasing-demand-for-college-access-43997#comments Thu, 11 Sep 2014 07:00:00 +0000 http://stage1.hometownstation.com/coc-adds-fall-late-start-classes-to-meet-increasing-demand-for-college-access In an effort to increase access to educational opportunities, College of the Canyons will address the growing demands for class sections by offering students a wide array of late-start classes during the fall 2014 semester. The more than 140 additional sections being offered address a variety of student needs, ranging from core math and science ...

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COC Wine Studies Students Cultivating Professional Success http://www.hometownstation.com/home-town-station/coc-wine-studies-students-cultivating-professional-success-43995 http://www.hometownstation.com/home-town-station/coc-wine-studies-students-cultivating-professional-success-43995#comments Wed, 10 Sep 2014 07:00:00 +0000 http://stage1.hometownstation.com/coc-wine-studies-students-cultivating-professional-success The College of the Canyons wine studies program is becoming a tastier option for students by the day. Due to an increasing global demand for experts in the field, as well as the focused devotion of the college to expand the culinary arts program’s resources and facilities, taking an introductory course in wine studies could ...

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COC Body Mind Wellness Coalition To Host Community Resource Fair http://www.hometownstation.com/home-town-station/coc-body-mind-wellness-coalition-to-host-community-resource-fair-43993 http://www.hometownstation.com/home-town-station/coc-body-mind-wellness-coalition-to-host-community-resource-fair-43993#comments Wed, 27 Aug 2014 07:00:00 +0000 http://stage1.hometownstation.com/coc-body-mind-wellness-coalition-to-host-community-resource-fair Well aware of the challenges students face stemming from issues including stress, anxiety and depression, which can often hamper one’s academic and career success, this October the College of the Canyons Body Mind Wellness (BMW) Coalition will host its fall Community Resource Fair. The festivities will be held from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. ...

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