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Smoke impacts calendar

December 5, 2018

Move to 16-week schedule provides shorter semesters, long winter intersession

By Andrew Weedon, Scene Editor

September 19, 2018

Filed under Campus Beat

The new 16-week compressed calendar semester is here as students and faculty have adjusted their internal clocks for a shorter semester and longer classes. The Contra Costa Community College District has been working on implementing...

United Faculty decided on calendar

By Michael Santone, Associate Editor

September 15, 2017

Filed under Campus Beat, News

The introduction of a winter intersession and the possible removal of spring break spearheaded the United Faculty’s discussions on the compressed semester schedule for the 2018-19 academic calendar. “We are looking at what...

Semester length negotiations postpone looming decision

By Lorenzo Morotti, Associate Editor

February 10, 2016

Filed under Campus Beat, News

The decision to adopt a compressed calendar districtwide has been postponed until 2017 or 2018 due to continued negotiations between the faculty and classified staff unions and the Contra Costa Community College District. The United ...

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February 11, 2015

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