Mike Fillipow has embraced the nickname he earned during practice: ‘O.G.’ for ‘Old Guy.’
The school district’s Grow Your Own partnership with LBCC will speed students toward a teaching career and give them a conditional contract if they return to Long Beach.
The trustee being accused said she hadn’t heard of QAnon and asked what it was.
Five candidates are running for three seats in the Long Beach Community College Board of Trustees race this year. Here’s who you’ll find on the ballot.
Long Beach City College received a $30 million gift from philanthropist, MacKenzie Scott in June 2021. The college’s board of trustees set aside $20 million to invest in hopes of extending the life of the gift through annual investment gains.
The board was expected to vote at its regular meeting next week whether to place the bond measure on the Nov. 8 ballot, but their remarks Wednesday suggested they will likely hold off and seek alternative funding options for the stadium project.
LBCC has been polling residents on whether they’d support a new $285 million bond measure to rebuild Veterans Stadium after previous bond measures haven’t covered the costs.
Oakley, who has served as chancellor for the state system for six years, will step down Aug. 1 to assume a new position at the College Futures Foundation, whose mission is to help students finish college and to close equity gaps.
Two part-time Long Beach City College professors are suing over a policy that they say requires teachers to work for free because they’re not compensated for work performed outside of the classroom.
The complaint could be settled through an arbitrator, with former Superintendent-President Regan Romali seeking $10 million from the college she led from 2017 to 2020.