Daily Archives: April 25, 2015

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Back to square one: Faculty force contracts back to negotiations

After long and contentious negotiations between district officials and the full-time faculty union, Citrus College teachers overwhelmingly voted March 25 to reject the tentative contract agreement. The Citrus Community College District contract proposal, which included a 4.8 percent raise and a reconfiguration in the overload payment schedule, was rejected by 68 percent of the voting…

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The movement to completion

Over spring break Geraldine M. Perri, Ph.D. superintendent/president of Citrus College was recognized as the only two-year college president to receive an International Shirley B. Gordon Award of Distinction in San Antonio, Texas for her support of the Phi Theta Kappa (PTK) honors club. “I’m really proud, but I’m more pleased for our students that…

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Creating a safe place

A safe haven can be found within GSA. The Gender and Sexuality Alliance, formerly known as the Gay-Straight Alliance, centers on the union of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender (LGBT) students and their supporters. GSA creates a tight knit sense of community where students of the LGBT community and their allies can engage in comfortable…

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Educational success validates alumni’s struggle

At age 13, concerns of the average teenager can vary from passing school classes, to finding a prom date. However, for some teens, the unexpected delivery of life-changing news from the family doctor can jolt them into harsher realities. Citrus College alumnus Daniel Celebertti, former ASCC vice president, now 28 years old, was diagnosed with…