COPPER MOUNTAIN COLLEGE BOARD MEETS TOMORROW

The Copper Mountain College Board of Trustees will meet in a special, closed-session meeting at 2 p.m. tomorrow, Thursday, June 12. The trustees will discuss appointing a new superintendent/president to replace Dr. Roger Wagner, who is moving to Victor Valley College next month. The regular meeting starts at 3 p.m.

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LOCAL DEMOCRATS MEET SATURDAY

New officer installations top the agenda when the Morongo Basin Democratic Club meets this Saturday, June 14, at Bruce’s Coyote Kitchen at Copper Mountain College in Joshua Tree. Newly elected Club President Matthew Campos will take the helm from four-term incumbent Mike Lipsitz. Lipsitz declined to run after accepting the

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SUPERINTENDENT/PRESIDENT OF COPPER MOUNTAIN COLLEGE RESIGNS

After seven years at Copper Mountain College, Superintendent/President Dr. Roger Wagner announced Monday he will resign effective July 14 to accept the Superintendent/President position at Victor Valley College. According to a press release, during his tenure, Dr. Wagner led the college through a period of unprecedented state budget cuts and

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WAGNER LEAVING COPPER MOUNTAIN COLLEGE

After seven years at Copper Mountain College, Superintendent/President Dr. Roger Wagner announced today that he will resign effective July 14,2014 to accept the Superintendent/President position at Victor Valley College. According to a Press release, During his tenure, Dr. Wagner led the college through a period of unprecedented State budget cuts

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THEATRE 29 ANNOUNCES CAST FOR “A DOLL’S HOUSE”

The next production at Theatre 29, the Morongo Basin’s only full-time community theater, has been cast. Managing Editor Tami Roleff tells us who will take the stage for the classic drama, “A Doll’s House”, opening June 20… Director Kurt Schauppner has selected a cast of veteran actors and newcomers for

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COPPER MOUNTAIN COLLEGE GOES TO SUMMER SCHEDULE MONDAY

Starting Monday, June 2, Copper Mountain College will start its summer work schedule. The college will be open to the public 8 to 5 Monday through Thursday, and will be closed on Fridays. The college will resume its regular hours on Monday, August 4.

GRADUATION CEREMONIES PLANNED AT COPPER MOUNTAIN COLLEGE

Various graduations are planned for the students of different disciplines at Copper Mountain College. Reporter Taylor Thacker has the scorecard…

It is that time of year when classes are coming to an end and graduation is right around the corner. Copper Mountain College will recognize its vocational nursing program Class

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COPPER MOUNTAIN COLLEGE PRESIDENT ON SHORT LIST FOR VICTORVILLE JOB

Copper Mountain College President Dr. Roger Wagner is one of the final candidates being considered for president of Victor Valley Community College. Victor Valley College officials say they have screened resumes of candidates for the school’s president/ superintendent opening and are preparing interviews. Wagner, who just got a three-year contract

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LOCAL DEMOCRATS TO SELECT NEW OFFICERS

New officer elections top the agenda when the Morongo Basin Democratic Club meets this Saturday in Joshua Tree. Fellowship and a $10 full breakfast begin at 9 a.m.; the meeting begins at 10 a.m. Following nominations and a vote, the Club will consider revisions to their constitution and bylaws, hear

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COPPER MOUNTAIN COLLEGE BOARD MEETS, MAY EXTEND PRESIDENT/SUPERINTENDANT CONTRACT

The Copper Mountain College Board meets tomorrow afternoon. A move to offer bachelor’s degrees and contract extensions are on tap. Reporter Mike Lipsitz has details…

The regular monthly meeting of the Copper Mountain College Board of Trustees begins at 3 p.m. tomorrow in the Bell Center’s Community Room on the

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“HOW TO DO BUSINESS WITH THE BASE” WORKSHOP WEDNESDAY AT COPPER MOUNTAIN COLLEGE

The Combat Center will hold a workshop on “How to Do Business with the Base” May 7 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Copper Mountain College’s Bell Center. The workshop is a partnership between the Combat Center and the Twentynine Palms, Joshua Tree and Yucca Valley Chambers of

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COPPER MOUNTAIN COLLEGE STUDENT ART SHOW AND BARBEQUE FRIDAY

The students at Copper Mountain College say “Have a Cow.” Reporter Mike Lipsitz says you are invited to their student art show and barbeque Friday…….

Go ahead, HAVE A COW! There’s plenty to get excited about at Copper Mountain College Friday, May 9th.The Annual Student Art Show and Alumni BBQ

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UNITY HOME TALENT SHOW FRIDAY

A talent show to support the Morongo Basin Unity Home will be held Friday, May 2, at Copper Mountain College’s Bell Center. “An Evening against Violence” will feature a variety show filled with local talent—dancing, singing, acting, laughter, and a team of improv comics. A minimum $5 donation is requested.

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COPPER MOUNTAIN COLLEGE OFFERING ON-LINE REGISTRATION

On-line registration is available for students of Copper Mountain College. Reporter Mike Lipsitz has details…

Copper Mountain College students will now be able to register for classes online. Admissions and Records staff on the main campus and Base Programs office are ready to process students, who must bring in a

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TWENTYNINE PALMS HIGH SCHOOL STUDENT WINS CMC SCHOLARSHIP

A Twentynine Palms High School student was awarded a $1,000 STEM scholarship from Copper Mountain College. The scholarship was awarded to Crystalfaith Rickman, who intends to major in the fields of science, technology, engineering, or mathematics at Copper Mountain College.

Jacynda Gutierrez and Crystalfaith Rickman

Rickman, and fellow Twentynine

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COPPER MOUNTAIN COLLEGE CELEBRATES EARTH DAY THIS THURSDAY

Copper Mountain College will celebrate Earth Day this Thursday with a presentation. Reporter Mike Lipsitz tells you how to join in…

Copper Mountain College celebrates Earth Day this Thursday with a presentation by Mojave Desert Land Trust Conservation Director, Frazier Haney, who will discuss “Desert Habitat Conservation” at noon in

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LOCAL DEMOCRATS MEET SATURDAY

The Morongo Basin Democratic Club meets this Saturday morning at Bruce’s Coyote Kitchen on the CopperMountainCollege campus in Joshua Tree. Fellowship and a $10 full breakfast begin at 9 a.m.; the meeting begins at 10 a.m. Topping the agenda is an address by San Bernardino County Auditor/Controller, Larry Walker after

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COPPER MOUNTAIN COLLEGE FOUNDATION GOLF TOURNAMENT MAY 3

Copper Mountain College Foundation will hold its 30th Annual Golf Tournament May 3. The scramble tournament will begin at 7 a.m. at the Desert Winds Golf Course aboard the Marine Corps Air-Ground Combat Center in Twentynine Palms. Proceeds from the tournament will fund the Martie Avels Nursing Scholarship plus other

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YUCCA VALLEY HIGH SCHOOL STUDENT NAMED FOR COPPER MOUNTAIN COLLEGE GREENLEAF SCHOLARSHIP

A Yucca Valley High School senior has been named the recipient of Copper Mountain College’s 2014 Greenleaf Scholarship. Timothy Hesse of Joshua Tree was chosen to receive the all-inclusive scholarship, which pays tuition, books, fees, and living expenses while he is a student at Copper Mountain College. The scholarship will

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COPPER MOUNTAIN COLLEGE OFFER JOB SKILLS WORKSHOPS

If you are looking for a job, or even a better job, Copper Mountain College is offering free job skills workshops. Reporter Mike Lipsitz has details…

A series of job skills workshops will be presented at Copper Mountain College over the next two Mondays and Wednesdays. The free workshops are

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