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A new academic year starts at Hartnell College Over 50 classes still open for enrollment SALINAS, Calif. – Hartnell Community College District welcomes the faculty and thousands of students to the start of the new 2016-2017 Academic Year today, August 16, 2016.   “Welcome to the new academic year!” said Superintendent/President, Dr. Willard... Read more
SALINAS, Calif. – Hartnell Community College District in partnership with the Matsui Foundation and CSU Monterey Bay are excited to introduce CSin3 Cohort IV this Friday, August 5, 2016 at the Matsui Foundation Scholarship Awards Banquet at 5:30 p.m. at Hartnell College – Steinbeck Hall, 411 Central Avenue, Salinas, CA.    The fourth cohort is... Read more
Governing Board’s vote is unanimous A general obligation facilities bond measure will be in November ballot   SALINAS, Calif. – On Tuesday, August 2, 2016 during its regular meeting the Hartnell Community College District Governing Board voted in favor of a resolution to place a general obligation facilities bond measure in the November 8, 2016 ... Read more
SALINAS, Calif. – Hartnell Community College District is happy to report that the U.S. Department of Education has awarded our High School Equivalency Program (HEP) a 5-year, $475,000 per year federal grant to fund programs for migratory and seasonal farmworkers and their children to obtain the equivalent of a high school diploma.   "Education is... Read more
SALINAS, Calif. – Hartnell Community College District and the Hartnell College Foundation are happy to announce the gift totaling $400,000 from The William and Flora Hewlett Foundation in support of the Capital Campaign for the Center for Performing Arts – Building K at 411 Central Avenue, Salinas, CA.   Hartnell launched the Capital Campaign in... Read more
1307 students in Honor Roll make Hartnell proud SALINAS, Calif. – Hartnell Community College District is happy and proud to announce the name of the students who made it into the President’s Honor Roll and theDean’s List for SPRING 2016.  The College named 630 students to its Dean’s List and 677 students to the President’s Honor Roll for the... Read more
SALINAS, Calif. – Hartnell Community College District is proud to announce that the City of Salinas presented our Superintend/President, Dr. Willard Lewallen with the Forbes Impact Award Thursday, July 14, 2016 at the Forbes AgTech Summit in Downtown Salinas. The award was presented by Co-Chair of the Monterey Bay... Read more
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

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