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SALINAS, Calif. – Hartnell College Foundation presents the Boronda International Study Program for 2017.  Next summer, the destination is Seville, Spain.  The applications are available in room E-101 or at  The deadline is October 28, 2016, by mail or... Read more
SALINAS, Calif. – It was a great day at Hartnell’s King City Education Center on Monday, October 10, 2016, as 23 students in the first cohort of the 2+2+1 Pathway to Teaching or Teacher Talent Incubator received iPads from Hartnell and CSU Monterey Bay administrators to help the group have accessibility to... Read more
SALINAS, Calif. – Hartnell College and the Transfer and Career Center present the Veterans’ Appreciation Job Fair and Student Volunteer Fair tomorrow Wednesday, October 12, 2016 at 411 Central Avenue, Salinas California. The fair will be in the Student Center and in Steinbeck Hall from 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.  More than 40... Read more
Hartnell welcomes Comedian Nina G to open up about disabilities   SALINAS, Calif. – As part of Disability Awareness Month, Hartnell Community College District and the Department of Supportive Programs and Services welcome comedian Nina G to do her solo piece Going Beyond Inspirational on Tuesday, October 11, 2016 at 2:00 p.m.   The 1 ½ hour show... Read more
Hartnell’s New STEM Center Building to be unveiled Friday  SALINAS, Calif. – The Hartnell Community College District is proud to announce the Ribbon Cutting Ceremony of its new STEM Center at 411 Central Avenue, Salinas, CA on Friday, September 30, 2016 at 4:30 p.m.  The ceremony will also include a sculpture dedication in Honor of Kong Yau Lowe... Read more
Hartnell is ready for a great Family Science Day this Sunday  SALINAS, Calif. – Hartnell Community College District presents its 10th Annual Family Science Day this Sunday, October 2, 2016 on Main Campus, 411 Central Avenue, Salinas, CA in Building N – Merrill Hall.   The Family Science Day will be from 11:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. This is a free event... Read more
Hartnell gets over $5.9 Million for HSI STEM Programs  SALINAS, Calif. – The U.S. Department of Education announced today that Hartnell Community College District was selected to receive funding under the Hispanic Serving Institutions - Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (HSI STEM) Program for the proposal Hartnell Guided Pathways (... Read more
Hartnell gets an A+ for implementing smoke/tobacco-free policy   SALINAS, Calif. – The Hartnell Community College District received an A+ from the California Youth Advocacy Network (CYAN) and Campuses Organized and United for Good Health (COUGH) for our 100% smoke/tobacco-free policy, which includes e-cigarettes.   Hartnell College is the only one... Read more
Hartnell hosts a community dialogue for Juntos Podemos   SALINAS, Calif. – On Saturday, October 1, 2016, Hartnell College will host the Juntos Podemos sixth Community Dialogue with the theme, Our Community: Young Achievers. The event is open to the public and will be at the Student Center located in building C at 411 Central Avenue, Salinas,... Read more
Hartnell Receives Statewide Recognition: efforts in Energy and Sustainability   SALINAS, Calif. – This week, the California Community Colleges Board of Governors gave honorable mention to Hartnell College in the... Read more