February 2020
Volume 10, Issue 7
children at the MSJC Child Development Education Center
CDEC Earns Perfect
Tier 5

The MSJC Child Development Education Center recently received a perfect Tier 5 rating from Quality Start Riverside County.

MSJC Veterans Resource Center
MSJC Earns Gold Military Friendly School Honor

MSJC was named a Military Friendly School for 2020-2021 with a gold distinction, a very high honor that only a select group of institutions achieve.

Black history month kick off with KGGI
February 2020
Black History Month at MSJC

MSJC celebrated Black History Month with several events including a Town Hall Meeting, Black Excellence Summit, spoken word & open mic, and guest speakers at the Menifee Valley Campus and the San Jacinto Campus. Check out the photos.

MSJC Counselor Writes
'Sense of Belonging' Book

Bertha Barraza knows the struggle many students experience to find their purpose and achieve it.

Dr. Bertha Barraza
University of Redlands Award

Mt. San Jacinto College and Brian Stockert, Dean of Counseling, were honored as Outstanding Organization awardees at the University of Redlands Arc of Personal Leadership Awards in February 2020. Congratulations! 

Safety Updates: Coronavirus

MSJC monitors Coronavirus with regional health agencies - No local cases reported.

MSJC Safety Drill

Thank you to everyone who participated in the February 11 lockdown drill and completed the survey afterward.

Career Education Updates board presentation
Board Highlights
February 2020

The MSJC Board of Trustees heard presentations on EOPS, TRiO & SGA and Career Education at its regular meeting on February 13, 2020. The Board also approved bid packages for renovations at the Temecula Valley Campus.

audience at Human Trafficking event
Human Trafficking Panel

MSJC hosted a panel to discuss human trafficking, the third-largest criminal activity in the world. The three-person panel featured attorney and author D.W. Duke; artist, activist and advocate Margeaux Gray; and therapist, and advocate Anne-Michelle Ellis.