Olivia Barajas Named OC Career Education Counselor of the Year
Sep18

Olivia Barajas Named OC Career Education Counselor of the Year

Fullerton College Counselor Olivia Barajas has been named the 2018-19 Orange County Career Education Community College Counselor of the Year by the Orange County Department of Education. Barajas will be honored at a special ceremony during the 2019 OC Counselor Symposium on Nov. 7 in Anaheim. “We are so proud of Olivia,” said Counseling and Student Development Dean Dr. Jennifer LaBounty. “Olivia has done extraordinary work guiding,...

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Free Bus Rides Off to Strong Start at Fullerton College
Sep16

Free Bus Rides Off to Strong Start at Fullerton College

More than 13,000 bus boardings have been recorded in the first three weeks since a new student bus program launched for the fall semester at Fullerton College. Transportation and education officials marked the expansion of the Orange County Transportation Authority’s student bus pass program to Fullerton College, allowing enrolled students to travel free on any OC Bus during a kickoff celebration on Thursday, Sept. 12. OCTA is...

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Kickoff Event Celebrates Fullerton College and OCTA Partnership
Sep10

Kickoff Event Celebrates Fullerton College and OCTA Partnership

A kickoff to celebrate the new student bus pass program and partnership between Fullerton College and Orange County Transportation Authority (OCTA) will be held on Thursday, September 12 from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. in the quad. The new bus pass program provides students with unlimited OCTA bus rides on all Orange County Bus local fixed routes. “This program is not only helping students discover how affordable and convenient public...

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National Hispanic Heritage Month Kicks Off With Bienvenidos!
Sep09

National Hispanic Heritage Month Kicks Off With Bienvenidos!

Fullerton College will kickoff the start of National Hispanic Heritage Month with the annual Bienvenidos (Welcome) event hosted by the Cadena Cultural Center on Tuesday, September 17 in the quad. Hispanic Heritage month is celebrated September 15 to October 15. “Bienvenidos is a welcome event designed to introduce students to academic divisions, student clubs and resources in a fun and festival type setting” said Cadena Cultural...

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Always on the Cutting Edge: Fullerton College Program Blends Tech, Tradition

The more things change, the more they stay the same. It’s true in life, and especially in the manufacturing industry, where technological advances are completely transforming the way that products are made…just like they always have. “Manufacturing is something that touches all of us, regardless of who you are,” says Fullerton College instructor George Bonnand, who has witnessed the evolution firsthand in his 33 years as an industry...

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23 New Faculty Join Fullerton College
Aug22

23 New Faculty Join Fullerton College

Fullerton College is pleased to welcome 23 new full-time faculty this fall. Read below to find out more about their backgrounds and expertise. Chad Baum Physical Education Chad Baum brings in 20 years of coaching and teaching experience at the Division 1 level and has worked at Cal State Fullerton, Santa Clara University and University of California Irvine.  Baum was the recruiting coordinator for Cal State Fullerton’s baseball...

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