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May, 2024

  • 19 May

    SDSU Imperial Valley Celebrates Third Annual “Building Bridges” Commencement in Mexicali

    -Editorial For the third consecutive year, SDSU Imperial Valley’s Cross-Cultural Center successfully hosted its “Building Bridges” commencement ceremony at the Autonomous University of Baja California’s Mexicali campus. This special event allowed graduates whose immediate family members cannot cross the border to celebrate their achievements alongside their loved ones.  First held …

  • 12 May

    California-Mexico Border: New Law Paves the Way for Cross-Border Education

    -Editorial In a move aimed at increasing cross-border educational opportunities and workforce diversity, Governor Gavin Newsom recently signed Assembly Bill 91 into law. The legislation establishes a pilot program to provide discounted tuition rates for low-income students residing near the California-Mexico border. This initiative marks a significant step forward in …

  • 10 May

    SDSU Imperial Valley Commencement Celebrated Academic Triumphs

    -Editorial It was the end of the journey for San Diego State University students who walked to get their diplomas as they graduated from the university to the delight and pride of their family and friends present. The commencement ceremony took place on May 8 at the SDSU campus in …

  • 8 May

    The Aspen Institute Names Semifinalists for Prestigious 2025 Aspen Prize

    -Editorial The Aspen Institute named 20 semifinalists for the 2025 Aspen Prize for Community College Excellence. The $1 million award is the nation’s signature recognition of high achievement and performance among community colleges. The institutions selected for this honor stand out among more than 1,000 community colleges nationwide as having …

  • 2 May

    Imperial Valley College Unveils Lithium Training Programs

    -Editorial The County of Imperial and Imperial Valley College (IVC)  joined forces to introduce new lithium training programs focused at giving local talent the skills needed to secure well-paying jobs in the rapidly expanding lithium industry. At a press conference held on May 1, officials unveiled the second phase of …

April, 2024

  • 27 April

    2nd Imperial County Arts Festival: Showcasing Creative Brilliance and Academic Excellence

    -Editorial The Imperial County Office of Education (ICOE) is gearing up for its highly anticipated 2nd Annual Imperial County Arts Festival, scheduled for Thursday, May 2nd, 2024. Set to take place at the Imperial County Office of Education Administrative Conference Center (Building E) located at 4202 Sperber Road, El Centro, …

  • 19 April

    Imperial County Honors Outstanding Classified School Employees of the Year 2024

    -Editorial The Imperial County Office of Education (ICOE) has announced the winners of the prestigious Classified School Employees of the Year Award for 2024. This year’s recipients include Elba Gallegos and Rosaura Garcia from Brawley Elementary School District, Peter Gutierrez from Central Union High School District, and Christian Moreno from …

March, 2024

  • 21 March

    IVC and CETYS University Sign MOU To Expand Cross-Border Education

    -Editorial Imperial Valley College and Mexico’s Centro de Enseñanza Técnica y Superior (CETYS) University have signed a historic memorandum of understanding to partner on a binational study program that will broaden access to courses and resources for students from both institutions. The Imperial Community College District Board of Trustees officially …

  • 17 March

    Exploring Reproductive Rights on the Border: Insights from a Presentation at SDSU IV Campus

    -Editorial In an event that took place at San Diego State University Imperial Valley Campus on March 14, a presentation on the status of reproductive rights on the border after the elimination of Roe v. Wade shed light on the challenges faced by women, particularly women of color, in accessing …

  • 5 March

    IVC Introduces New Desert Warriors Mascot Designs, Calls for Community Input

    -Editorial In a display of creativity and community spirit, Imperial Valley College announced the launch of a survey featuring three inventive concept designs of the college’s Desert Warriors mascot. This marks a step forward in creating a visual identity that embodies the spirit and values of the institution through a …