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College Of The Canyons Provides Updates On Plans For Canyon Country Campus During COVID-19 Pandemic

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After the initial rush of changes due to the coronavirus, COVID-19 pandemic, College of the Canyons has settled into a new system of operations, officials said. “Our world is shifting and will continue to do so.  Little will be the same,’ said Dr. Dianne Van Hook, Chancellor of College of the Canyons. “But, one thing that will remain the same, ...

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College Of The Canyons, State Community Colleges Ordered To Change Grading Policies

California Community Colleges Chancellor Eloy Ortiz Oakley issued an executive order Friday that requires community colleges across the state, including College of the Canyons, to temporarily adjust their student grading policies in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic. The office of the California Community Colleges Chancellor implemented a number of changes to the grading regulations that apply to 115 community ...

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College Of The Canyons Resumes Instruction, Services Remotely

After a weeklong pause for most classes and services, officials with College of the Canyons have resumed instruction and the delivery of student services in remote formats on Monday. The “unprecedented” move was taken to reduce the exposure of coronavirus and to facilitate the transition of all in-person classes to remote learning, according to officials. “The gargantuan task of transitioning ...

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COC Board Of Trustees Grants Emergency Authority To Dr. Van Hook Due To The Coronavirus

The College of the Canyons Board of Trustees held a special meeting Thursday, to discuss the rapid developments in the college’s response to the coronavirus and granted emergency authority to Chancellor Dr. Dianne Van Hook, officials said. The board reviewed the steps taken so far, which include stopping all in-person classes from meeting and closing college offices to the public ...

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College Of The Canyons Converting College Services To Remote Delivery System

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To protect the health and safety of its campus community, College of the Canyons is converting its in-person college services to remote delivery, a process expected to be completed by Friday. The college plans to operate remotely until April 13, but will continue to monitor developments and provide updates as new information becomes available. Student Services offices, which were closed ...

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College Of The Canyons Suspends All In-Person Instruction Amid Coronavirus Concerns

College of the Canyons officials have announced that they will suspend all in-person instruction beginning Monday in an effort to reduce potential exposure to the coronavirus. The suspension is also said to be instrumental to the college’s current transition of all in-person classes to online learning formats. “We have been monitoring the coronavirus outbreak since the very beginning to ensure ...

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College Of The Canyons Cancels Classes For Two Days

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In preparation for the transition to online courses, College of the Canyons has cancelled classes on March 18 and 19, officials said. College of the Canyons is set to begin transitioning in-person spring semester classes to remote learning formats in light of concerns about the potential spread of coronavirus. Classes transitioned to remote learning will continue in that format until ...

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College Of The Canyons Transitions To Online Teaching As Coronavirus Precaution, No Cases Reported

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College of the Canyons is set to begin the process of transitioning in-person Spring semester classes to online formats starting March 16 as a precaution to prevent coronavirus, with no cases reported at the college as of Thursday, officials said.  Students are expected to be contacted by their instructors with more details about the process for moving forward. Until then, ...

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10th Annual Michael Hoefflin Foundation Walk For Kids With Cancer Postponed

The 10th annual Michael Hoefflin Foundation Walk For Kids With Cancer has been postponed, officials said Thursday. “Our top priority is the health and safety of our participants, volunteers, staff and especially, our families, some of whom may have compromised immune systems”, said Mike Jaffe, interim executive director of the MHF. “I have contacted COC and requested that, once it ...

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College Of The Canyons Takes Steps Towards Preventing Spread Of Coronavirus

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In the face of colleges across the country suspending in-person classes in an effort to prevent spread of the coronavirus (COVID-19), College of the Canyons (COC) officials have released a statement detailing the steps they are taking to continue providing educational services in the face of a potential outbreak. “We now know this is a real possibility given the Centers ...

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