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SALINAS, Calif. – Hartnell Community College District is happy to announce that the Accrediting Commission for Community and Junior Colleges (ACCJC), Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC), met on June 8-10, 2016 in San Jose, California and took action to continue Hartnell’s accredited status.  The Commission reviewed Hartnell’s... Read more
SALINAS, Calif. – This month, Hartnell Community College District proudly initiated the Hartnell’s Men's Institute for Leadership and Education (MILE) Program.MILE gathered 25 male students to participate in an intensive leadership training.  Each of the scholars will receive a $1000 scholarship upon successful completion of program ... Read more
SALINAS, Calif. – Hartnell Community College District is proud to announce the Athletics Hall of Fame Class of 2016 to be inducted on Saturday, October 29, 2016 at 411 Central Avenue in Salinas, California.  This will be the fourth annual event. "The Athletics Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony is always an inspiring event. It is... Read more
SALINAS, Calif. – Tomorrow, Friday, June 3, 2016, Hartnell College Office of Student Affairs and Community of Caring Monterey Peninsula (CCMP) will host 1,200 Alisal Union School District 4th graders to participate in a one-day event introducing them to the possibilities of post-secondary education.   Two groups are scheduled at 8... Read more
SALINAS, Calif. – Hartnell Community College District will hold its Commencement 2016 Ceremony tomorrow Friday, May 27, 2016 at 6:00 p.m. at Rabobank Stadium located at 175 Maryal Drive in Salinas, California.  Admission tickets are required for all guests.  MEDIA check-in will be at entrance of the stadium through Maryal Drive. This year, we are... Read more
SALINAS, Calif. – Hartnell Community College District is a chosen site for the Hillary for America Campaign on Wednesday, May 25, 2016 at 2:00 p.m. This is the second time Hillary Clinton visits our campus in less than 10 years.  The Democrat continues campaigning in California ahead of the June 7 Democratic presidential primary.... Read more
SALINAS, Calif. – Hartnell Community College District proudly announces that honors student Alejandro Gomez has been awarded the Jack Kent Cooke Foundation Undergraduate Transfer Scholarship worth up to $40,000 a year for three years to complete a bachelor’s degree at a four-year college or university Gomez is an Engineering Major... Read more
SALINAS, Calif. – Hartnell Community College District and the Communication Studies Department present the Academic Expo Spring 2016 next week at Steinbeck Hall at 411 Central Avenue, Salinas with over 70 group projects on display. Students enrolled in COM 1, Introduction to Public Speaking; COM 3, Introduction to Communication;... Read more
SALINAS, Calif. – The Hartnell Community College District Governing Board took action to honor Gary Tanimura and Jeff Nessen Schmidt as this year’s Distinguished Alumni.  Tanimura will be the Commencement Speaker and Schmidt will be recognized posthumously on Friday, May 27, 2017 at Rabobank Stadium. “During its... Read more
SALINAS, Calif. – Hartnell Community College District is proud to announce the completion of its 2014-2015 Report to the Community – the District’s annual report with a story of an institution showing growth, achievement, pride and grit.  This report summarizes Hartnell’s commitment to growing leaders through opportunity,... Read more

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