Aug 22, 2017Rio Hondo College receives $778,000 grant to develop safety standards for alternative fuels
Rio Hondo College has secured $778,000 for its Alternative Fueling Technology program that will be used to develop safety certification for technicians who work on electric and fuel cell vehicles.
WHITTIER – Rio Hondo College’s new vice president of academic affairs brings a background rich in community college leadership, an understanding of high school curriculum, including accelerated learning programs, oversight of academic departments and leadership on construction projects.
Dr. Laura Ramirez, who is currently vice president of academic affairs for East Los Angeles College (ELAC), began her new post on July 5.
May 25, 2017Downey’s Ricardo Perez to give commencement address at Rio Hondo College – The Downey Patriot
WHITTIER – A Downey attorney who has helped helm Rio Hondo College’s innovative Pathway to Law School program will give the commencement address at the College’s 54th annual Commencement Ceremony, set for 6 p.m. Thursday, May 25 at the hilltop campus.
The ceremony will recognize more than 1,000 students who earned degrees in summer/fall 2016 or spring/summer 2017, including those earning degrees that guarantee acceptance to California State University campuses.
WHITTIER, Calif. (KABC) - Rio Hondo College will soon be offering free tuition to some first-year students from surrounding communities.
May 5, 2017Rio Hondo College announces one year of free tuition for local high school students – SGVT
WHITTIER >> Rio Hondo College’s Wray Theatre was overflowing with hundreds of high school students Thursday who were bused to the campus to learn about the college’s new free-tuition plan.
The fifth annual “A Taste of Rio” restaurant and wine tasting will bring together more than 350 guests for an evening of food from more than 20 restaurants and chefs, fine wine and beer, entertainment and drawings at 6 p.m. Friday at Rio Hondo College, 3600 Workman Mill Road.
Rio Hondo College will hold the fourth in a series of five Community Education Forums to showcase its transfer and career pathways, honors programs, financial aid, adult re-entry programs and student support services from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday at Santa Fe High School, 10400 S. Orr and Day Road.
Rio Hondo College’s Pathway to Law School program will host a quartet of Los Angeles County attorneys for a two-hour panel on law school and legal careers, ranging from civil rights to education law from 3 to 5 p.m. Thursday at the college, 3600 Workman Mill Road.
Feb 21, 2017CTE Open House – Los Angeles Wave
Rio Hondo College, 3600 Workman Mill Road, Whittier, hosts its second annual open house from 8:30 a.m. to noon, highlighting career and technical education programs, including the new four-year bachelor degree in automotive technology. The open house provides prospective...