College of the Canyons officials have announced the addition of a new five-week summer session beginning on July 14 to ensure that all students and members of the community are able to enroll in the courses needed for graduation, transferring or pursuing career goals.
A Santa Clarita resident and director of IT Security at Trident USA Health Services, was recently named Cybersecurity Leader of the Year by the Los Angeles Business Journal, during their annual CIO Awards.
College of the Canyons will celebrate the 2014 class of graduates during their annual commencement ceremony on Friday. This year, 1,343 students will graduate, the largest class in the history of the school.
The Santa Clarita Performing Arts Center will host a scholarly presentation given by COC professor Karyl Kicenski on Thursday. Kicenski will speak on prison privatization and how she believes it has affected recidivism, politics and the economy.
College of the Canyons’ student improv group, Comedians of the Canyons, is hosting the spring semester’s final show May 30.
The show is performed entirely by students enrolled in the college’s advanced improvisational performance theatre class, and has enjoyed “tremendous success” the past few years, according to a COC news release.