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VVC students received $146,000 in scholarships this week awarded through the Foundation

The spotlight shone brightly on 75 Victor Valley College students this spring as each received scholarships during the Foundation’s annual Scholarship Recognition Ceremony in the Performing Arts Center. This year’s scholarship award total surpassed the amount given last year by nearly 16

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Victor Valley College receives $1.4 million grant to improve student success in math

Victor Valley College was recently notified it had been awarded a $1.4 million grant to support a plan VVC faculty developed to improve student outcomes in math. The California Community colleges Board of Governors approved $60 million in grant funding for the California Community Colleges Basic

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Victor Valley College Foundation Executive Director Ginger Ontiveros resigns; Board swiftly moves to appoint Catherine Abbott

After serving 15 years as the Executive Director of the Victor Valley College Foundation, Ginger Ontiveros handed off the reigns to the organization’s Director of Development / Assistant Executive Director Catherine Abbott, today. Ontiveros will become the Executive Director Community

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Victor Valley College receives grant to improve student success in math

April Fool’s Day ended with a late night award of a grant to support a plan Victor Valley College developed to improve student outcomes in math. The California Community College Chancellor’s Office selected 44 grant receipients – including Victor Valley College – to

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2016 Alumni Hall of Fame & Distinguished Service Awards Celebration

Last Saturday, the Victor Valley College Foundation held its annual Alumni Hall of Fame event. For over 40 years, the Foundation has been helping to bring the College and community together. With the help of the event’s presenting sponsor, Desert Valley Hospital/Desert Valley Medical Group,

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Victor Valley College Foundation volunteers help students sing their way to success

Six teams made up of local community leaders are preparing for battle next month in the first ever High Desert Lip Sync Competition presented by the Victor Valley College Foundation. The rivalry showdown will take place during the 2016 Alumni Hall of Fame and Distinguished Service Awards on February

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Edison International Grants Scholarship Funds and Opportunities to STEM Students at VVC

For the second year in a row, Edison International, parent company of Southern California Edison (SCE), awarded Victor Valley College a $25,000 grant to support students pursuing an education in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM). This generous gift will provide 25 scholarships and

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Eric Schmidt to Take Oath as President of Victor Valley College Foundation

In the spotlight of the Victor Valley College Foundation’s 40th Anniversary, Eric Schmidt will accept the gavel to become the organization’s 16th President. Schmidt, a strong advocate for education, will lead the Foundation’s efforts to make higher education opportunities more

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Don Brown honored for leading the most successful years in the 40 year history of the Victor Valley College Foundation

The Victor Valley College Foundation’s 40 th Anniversary served as a fitting backdrop for recognizing the service of its outgoing president, Donald P. Brown, who led the organization during what were arguably the Foundation’s most successful years ever. Brown served as president from

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Victor Valley College Foundation receives $107,362 grant from the San Manuel Band of Mission Indians

The San Manuel Band of Mission Indians recently granted $107,362 to the Victor Valley College Foundation to help enhance emergency responder training provided at the Victor Valley College Regional Public Safety Training Center. Thanks to San Manuel’s generous grant to the continuation of the

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