Chancellor’s Newsletter – July 2022

  Update on Chancellor Search The search for a new Chancellor is underway and the job announcement and screening committee members were Board approved at the July 14, 2022 Board Meeting. Advertisement for the position has began. We are on schedule to name a new Chancellor by June 2023. You can find more information on… Read more »

Report to The Community

Chancellor’s Newsletter – October 2021

YCCD Annual Clery Act Report Released The campuses of the Yuba Community College District continue to provide safe learning environments for students according to the most recent Crime Statistics Report provided by the YCCD Police Department in compliance with the federal Jeanne Clery Act.  In 2020 only four on-campus offenses were reported, two motor vehicle… Read more »

Chancellor’s Newsletter – January 2021

YCCD Welcomes Newly and Re-Elected Trustees The Yuba Community College District welcomes newly elected Trustees to the Governing Board.   Newly elected Trustees were sworn into office and new officers were elected for the Governing Board at the December 17, 2020 Annual Organizational Meeting. Ms. Dennise Burbank, who represents Trustee Area 2 which includes a portion… Read more »

Chancellor’s Newsletter – August 2020

BOT Adopts Tentative FY 2020-21 Budget At the July 9, 2020, Regular Board meeting the YCCD Board of Trustees approved the Fiscal Year 2020-2021 Tentative Budget and set October 8, 2020 as the date for a public hearing and adoption of the final proposed fiscal year 2020-2021 budget. The delay in adopting the tentative budget… Read more »

Chancellor’s Newsletter – July 2020

Retirees Honored at June Board Meeting The Board of Trustees honored the 2019-2020 YCCD Retirees at the June 2020 Virtual Regular Board Meeting.  The 2019-2020 Retirees represented 210 years of service at YCCD.  The presentation and retiree resolutions can be viewed here. District Services William Heidbreder, Telecommunications/Multimedia Specialist — 20 years of service Terry Brownfield,… Read more »

Chancellor’s Newsletter – December 2019

YCCD Board Approves 2020 Bond Election Voters within the YCCD boundaries – Yuba, Sutter, Colusa, Glenn, Lake, Yolo, Butte and Placer counties – will have an opportunity to decide on a new bond measure during the upcoming March 2020 primary election.  The YCCD Governing Board unanimously approved a $228.4 million bond election at their October… Read more »

Chancellor’s Newsletter – November 2019

TCSIG Decision on Transgender Health Services Earlier this year, a Yuba Community College District (YCCD) representative on the Tri-Counties School Insurance Group Board (TCISG) requested the removal of a transgender health services exclusion from the self-insured plans and requested amendments to the plans to include gender transition services consistent with California Law and common standards… Read more »

Chancellor’s Newsletter – October 2019

Governing Board Adopts 2019-20 Budget The Yuba Community College District 2019-2020 Proposed Adopted Budget was presented to the Governing Board at the September 12 Regular Board meeting.  The District is required, each year, to hold a public hearing on the proposed budget and adopt a final budget on, or before, September 15. The State Budget… Read more »

Chancellor’s Newsletter – September 2019

2019-2020 District Convocation The 2019-2020 District Services Convocation was held on Tuesday, August 6th at the Sutter County Campus.  District Services employees gathered together to open the 2019-2020 academic year and participate in several beneficial training’s including sessions on the YCCD Injury & Illness Prevention Program, Team Dynamix, Adobe Acrobat, Managing Work-Related Stress, and the… Read more »

Chancellor’s Newsletter – August 2019

YCCD Board of Trustees 2019 Planning and Development Session The YCCD Board of Trustees held their annual planning and development session on July 10th and 11th at the YCCD Board Room.  The July 10th session included a facilitated presentation and discussion on Guided Pathways, including an update provided by Drs. Pimentel and Javaheripour on the… Read more »

Chancellor’s Newsletter – July 2019

Retirees Honored at June Governing Board Meeting The Board of Trustees honored the 2018-2019 YCCD Retirees at the June Regular Board Meeting.  The eleven (11) 2018-2019 Retirees represented a total of 242 years of service at YCCD.      Congratulations to all! Not Pictured: District Services: Devi LaFievre, Information Systems Specialist I 22 Years of… Read more »

Chancellor’s Newsletter – June 2019

2019 Woodland Community College Commencement Chancellor Houston attended the Woodland Community College commencement ceremony on Friday, May 17th.  Chancellor Houston extended a welcome and congratulations to the graduates on behalf of the Governing Board and expressed how proud the trustees were to serve Yolo County and the surrounding communities. Yuba College and the Lake County… Read more »

2019-2020 WCC Student Trustee Official Candidate List

From the Office of the District Chancellor Official Announcement Woodland Community College 2019-2020 Student Trustee Official Candidate List As of April 2, 2019: Lizette Valdovinos WCC Polls open April 24 & 25; voting will be conducted online LCC Nomination period opens April 22; voting will be conducted April 30 NOTE: The WCC Student Trustee position… Read more »

Chancellor’s Newsletter – March 2019

YCCD CTO Selected as the 2019 CISOA Honor Graduate Yuba Community College District (YCCD) Chief Technology Officer (CTO), Devin Crosby, was honored as the Chief Information Systems Officers Association (CISOA) Certification Program 2019 Honor Graduate at the recent CISO Conference held in Garden Grove. The CISO Certification Program is a training program for new and… Read more »

Chancellor’s Newsletter – February 2019

Governor Releases 2019-20 Budget Proposal Governor Newsom released his first budget proposal on January 10, 2019.  The budget assumes moderate growth over the three year period, but notes that even a mild recession could result in a $70 billion revenue loss and a $40 billion deficit over 3 years.  The budget assumes a $1.8 billion… Read more »

Notice of Intent to Amend the Conflict of Interest Code of the Yuba Community College District

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Yuba Community College District, pursuant to the authority vested in it by section 87306 of the Government Code, proposes amendment to its conflict of interest code.  A comment period has been established commencing on February 11, 2019 and closing on March 27, 2019.  All inquiries should be directed to… Read more »

Chancellor’s Newsletter – January 2019

YCCD Trustees Take Oath of Office At the YCCD Annual Organizational Meeting held on December 20, 2018, re-elected trustees were sworn into office and new officers were elected for 2019. Mr. Richard “Ric” Teagarden, who represents Trustee Area 1 which includes a portion of Yuba, Sutter, Butter, and Placer counties and Mr. David Wheeler, who… Read more »

Chancellor’s Newsletter – December 2018

Paradise Camp Fire Update and Support Opportunities The Camp Fire was the deadliest and most destructive wildfire in California history to date.  Beginning on November 8, 2018, the Camp Fire caused approximately 86 civilian fatalities, injured approximately 12 civilians and five firefighters, covered an area of about 153,000 acres and destroyed over 19,000 structures including… Read more »

Chancellor’s Newsletter – November 2018

YCCD Governing Board Selects Provisionally Appointed Trustee At the October 11, 2018 Regular meeting of the YCCD Governing Board, the Board of Trustees voted to appoint Ms. Susan Alves as the provisional appointed trustee to fill the vacancy left by the retirement of longtime Trustee Xavier Tafoya.  Ms. Alves will serve as Trustee of Area… Read more »