Elia Burgos named
CCBE’s new bilingual coordinator
CLEVELAND, Dec. 3, 2018: The Cuyahoga County Board of
Elections is committed to serving needs of all voters
including the Spanish speaking residents of Cuyahoga County.
Elia Burgos has been named the agency’s new Bilingual
Community Outreach Coordinator to assist the Board by providing
voter education with a focus on the Latino community.
Terra State and Dr.
Schmacher agree to 3-year contract
November 28, 2018: The Terra State Board of Trustees and
Dr. Ronald Schumacher have agreed on three-year
contract as president. The agreement is in effect until 2021.
Dr. Schumacher served as interim president for five months
following the resignation of Dr. Jerome Webster. Prior to that,
he was the College’s senior vice president and executive
director of the Terra College Foundation.
Finance director announced
Nov. 29, 2018: Toledo Mayor Wade Kapszukiewicz has
announced Thomas C. Skrobola as the city’s new finance
Registration for January 2019 courses at LCCC now open
Registration is now open for spring semester courses at
Lorain County Community College. Spring semester courses
begin on or after Tuesday, January 22, 2019. Courses are
available in full semester, 10-week, 8-week or 5-week sessions.
Metroparks to take ownership of the Anderson’s
South Toledo property
Nov. 29, 2018: Most of the South Toledo property that was
originally the Anderson family farm will become part of
the Metroparks Toledo system sooner than anticipated, the
company and the park district announced.
In Memory of David Wilder: Tri-C Gallery West Exhibit Opens
PARMA: Cuyahoga Community College (Tri-C®)
presents a retrospective of artworks created by the late
David Wilder, a former adjunct instructor of art, during a
two-month exhibit at Western Campus.
Drawing and paintings by Wilder — who was killed in a
drive-by shooting in Cleveland in March 2017 — will be on sale
throughout the show to raise money for a scholarship created in
Great Art Escape returns to TMA and includes El Corazٖón de
México, Dec. 28
A diverse array of activities, events, and performances at the
Toledo Museum of Art during the Great Art Escape,
which returns to the Museum Dec. 26 through 30, 2018 and Jan. 1,
State College to host free Small Business Workshop
Lima, OH: Rhodes State College and its Procurement
Technical Assistance Center (PTAC) will host a free workshop for
Small Businesses on Wednesday, December 12, 2018 from 10:00 am
to 12Noon in Keese Hall.
Phoebe Lee appointed to Tri-C Board of Trustees
CLEVELAND, Nov. 28, 2018: Seventeen years after beginning her
higher education journey at Cuyahoga Community College (Tri-C®),
Phoebe Lee has been appointed to the College’s Board of
Trustees for a term ending Oct. 12, 2023.
Argentina’s Ana Candioti exhibit opens Dec. 1 at Detroit Public
DETROIT, Nov. 28, 2018: The Detroit Public Library
welcomes artist Ana Candioti in her first Michigan
exhibition. She will be showing her series of paintings, “50
Years of Immortality: Art Exhibition Honoring Rev. Dr. Martin
Luther King, Jr.” in the DPL Galleria.
Detroit’s Immigration Task Force: Statement against the proposed
change to the Public Charge by Trump Administration
We, members of the Immigration Task Force, strongly
object to the Trump administration’s proposed change to
‘public charge’, which marks a significant and harmful
departure from the current policy.
Op Ed News from Progress Michigan
Lonnie Scott, executive director of Progress Michigan
LANSING, Nov. 28, 2018: Republicans in the Michigan State Senate
are using Lame Duck to gut popular policies that raise
wages and provide critical benefits to working families and
Progress Michigan is calling them out for doing the bidding of
their corporate donors.