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Poway to Palomar Middle College Opens at Palomar’s Rancho Bernardo Center

By   /  August 16, 2022  /  North County  /  No Comments

Palomar and Poway Unified officials cut the ribbon to open Poway to Palomar Middle College (PPMC), an innovative new high school, as dozens of high school students arrived for the first day of the fall semester. Rancho Bernardo CA (August 2022) — The newest high school in the Poway Unified School District opened its doors with […]

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Palomar College- Prop. M Bond Oversight Committee Seeks to Fill Two Vacant Seats

By   /  July 14, 2022  /  North County  /  No Comments

Prop. M Bond Oversight Committee Seeks to Fill Two Vacant Seats Two volunteers are needed to fill the committee, which oversees how the college spends the remaining capital improvement funds from Prop. M, approved by voters in 2006. San Marcos, CA (July, 2022) — Palomar College is seeking local residents to fill two vacancies on its […]

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Moody’s Affirms Palomar College Bond Rating and Upgrades Outlook

By   /  July 11, 2022  /  North County  /  No Comments

San Marcos, CA (July, 2022) — Following a review of financial health at Palomar College, Moody’s Investors Service affirmed the college’s Aa2 bond rating and revised its outlook from negative to stable.  Moody’s published its findings on Wednesday, July 6, 2022. Its report included the following observations: “The Aa2 rating reflects the district’s extremely large and diverse […]

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Palomar College Celebrates Class of 2022 in Annual Commencement

By   /  May 28, 2022  /  North County  /  No Comments

Approximately 400 graduates took part in the first in-person ceremony since 2019, with Superintendent/President Dr. Star Rivera-Lacey presiding and hundreds of faculty, friends and family members in attendance. San Marcos, CA (May, 2022) — In a ceremony filled with moving tributes and stories of perseverance, Palomar College honored a new class of graduates with its first in-person […]

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Annual Commencement Ceremony At Palomar College

By   /  May 19, 2022  /  North County  /  No Comments

San Marcos, CA –Palomar College presents its annual commencement exercises on Friday, May 27, at 5 p.m. on the football practice field at the college’s main campus in San Marcos. The ceremony will be held in person after a two-year hiatus due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Dr. Star Rivera-Lacey, Superintendent/President of the Palomar Community College […]

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Official Installation of Dr. Star Rivera-Lacey At Palomar College Community Showcase

By   /  May 5, 2022  /  North County  /  No Comments

The third annual in-person event—held for the first time since 2019—was attended by hundreds at the California Center for the Arts in Escondido. San Marcos, CA (May, 2022) — The Palomar College Foundation hosted its third annual Community Showcase at the California Center for the Arts in Escondido on Wednesday, May 4, 2022, highlighting the 75th […]

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Quicker And Less Expensive Path To Degrees & Career Advancement For Nurses

By   /  May 5, 2022  /  North County  /  No Comments

Opened Up by Partnership between National University and Palomar College San Diego, CA (May, 2022) — National University and Palomar College have partnered to create a new path for nursing students and professional nurses to more quickly earn advanced nursing degrees, save money on their education costs, and position themselves for better career opportunities after graduation. […]

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Palomar College Foundation -2022 Community Showcase

By   /  March 7, 2022  /  North County  /  No Comments

The Palomar College Foundation presents the 2022 Community Showcase / Report to the Community: “A Time for Celebration.” Wednesday, May 4, 2022 at 7 – 8 a.m. – Registration & Networking and 8 – 9 a.m. – Program. California Center for the Arts, Escondido Ballrooms, 340 N. Escondido Blvd., Escondido, CA Come together with campus […]

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Palomar College Reopens All Locations for In-Person Instruction and Services

By   /  February 24, 2022  /  North County  /  No Comments

The return to campus on Tuesday, February 22, took place with precautions to limit the risks of COVID-19 exposure. San Marcos, CA (February, 2022) — Palomar College reopened its main campus in San Marcos and education centers in Escondido, Rancho Bernardo and Fallbrook on Tuesday, February 22, 2022 as part of a plan to safely transition […]

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Palomar Will Host Open Forums During Accreditation Visit

By   /  February 24, 2022  /  North County  /  No Comments

San Marcos, CA (February, 2022) — Palomar College is scheduled for a peer review visit by the Accrediting Commission for Community and Junior Colleges (ACCJC) February 28 – March 3, as part of the standard accreditation process. During the visit, virtual public forums are scheduled for Monday, February 28, 2022 and Tuesday, March 1, 2022 to […]

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Palomar College Board Approves New Trustee Area Map

By   /  February 7, 2022  /  North County  /  No Comments

San Marcos, CA (February, 2022) — The Palomar Community College District Governing Board voted unanimously to approve the “purple” map of redistricted trustee areas during its regular meeting on Tuesday, February 1, 2022. The vote to approve Resolution No. 21-21619 followed a series of virtual public meetings, including two on Saturday, January 29, in which several proposed maps […]

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Palomar College Governing Begins Redistricting of Trustee Areas

By   /  January 10, 2022  /  North County  /  No Comments

Public comment is welcomed during virtual meetings on January 29, 2022 regarding the process of revising the board’s Trustee Areas based on 2020 U.S. Census data. San Marcos, CA (January, 2022) — The Palomar College Governing Board will seek public comment regarding the redistricting of its Trustee Areas during a series of virtual meetings on Saturday, […]

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Palomar Board Appoints Poway Resident As Area 4 Provisional Trustee

By   /  September 23, 2021  /  North County  /  No Comments

Kartik Raju, a Technical Product Manager in the aerospace industry, will join the Palomar College Governing Board following Brian Olson’s resignation. San Marcos, CA September, 2021) — The Palomar Community College District (PCCD) Governing Board voted unanimously during a special meeting on Tuesday, September 21, 2021 to appoint Poway resident Kartik Raju as a Provisional Trustee, […]

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Palomar’s Fall Semester Begins As Some In-Person Classes Resume

By   /  August 24, 2021  /  North County  /  No Comments

With health and safety measures in place, the main campus and all education centers are open for face-to-face classes, while keeping a wide variety of courses online for distance learning opportunities. San Marcos, CA (August, 2021) —The Fall semester kicked off at Palomar College on Monday, August 23, 2021, with thousands of students enrolled in […]

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Palomar Seeks Applicants for Bond Oversight Committee

By   /  July 23, 2021  /  North County  /  No Comments

Two vacancies need to be filled on the committee, which oversees how the college spends the remaining capital improvement funds from Prop. M, approved by voters in 2006. San Marcos, CA (July, 2021) — Palomar College is seeking local residents to fill two vacancies on its Independent Citizens’ Oversight Committee (ICOC), which reviews the expenditure of […]

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Governing Board Finalizes Dr. Star Rivera-Lacey as New Superintendent/President of PCCD

By   /  July 9, 2021  /  North County  /  No Comments

SAN MARCOS, CA (July 2021) — During its regular board meeting on Tuesday, July 6, 2021,the Palomar Community College District (PCCD) Governing Board approved the appointmentand employment contract of incoming Superintendent/President Dr. Star Rivera-Lacey. Dr.Rivera-Lacey will begin her tenure as Superintendent/President on Monday, July 26. During the meeting, the board also approved a new contract […]

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Dr. Star Rivera-Lacey Appointed Superintendent/President of Palomar Community College District

By   /  June 29, 2021  /  North County  /  No Comments

Palomar’s new Superintendent/President brings a wealth of leadership in Student Services and Instruction. San Marcos, CA (June, 2021) — The Palomar Community College District (PCCD) will be led by Dr. Star Rivera-Lacey, who is returning to Palomar as Superintendent/President with a distinguished record of higher education leadership in the region. Dr. Rivera-Lacey previously served as Assistant […]

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Palomar College Hosts Drive-Through Commencement Ceremony

By   /  May 31, 2021  /  North County  /  No Comments

In keeping with COVID-19 safety guidelines, the event drew hundreds of people to campus for the first time since March 2020 to celebrate the class of 2021. San Marcos, CA –More than 400 vehicles filled with graduates and their cheering families rolled through the main Palomar College campus Friday evening, May 28, 2021, in an […]

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Baldessari Artwork Sold to Fund Boehm Gallery Endowment

By   /  May 24, 2021  /  North County  /  No Comments

Palomar College’s Boehm Gallery sold a painting by the late John Baldessari last year, and the proceeds will create an endowment fund to expand and improve the gallery’s collection into perpetuity. San Marcos, CA (May, 2021) — The Palomar College Foundation is establishing a sizable endowment fund after the Boehm Gallery at Palomar College sold a […]

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Palomar College To Host Vaccination Clinic at Escondido Center

By   /  May 6, 2021  /  North County  /  No Comments

A total of 800 doses of COVID-19 vaccines will be available to the college’s students and staff, Neighborhood Healthcare patients, and members of the public. ESCONDIDO, CA (May 6, 2021) — Palomar College, in partnership with Neighborhood Healthcare, will host a vaccination clinic at its Escondido Education Center on Saturday, May 8 from 8:30 a.m. until […]

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