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RCC presidential candidate Elmer A. Bugg sizes up challenges

Posted: April 5, 2015 | Written by Crystal Olmedo Elmer A. Bugg, a candidate in the running for Riverside City College president, spoke before an audience of faculty, staff and students in the Digital Library Auditorium, April 2. Bugg presently serves as the vice president of Instruction for Merritt College, located in Oakland, CA. He

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Spotlight: The Burke of all trades

Posted: March 10, 2015 | Written by Josiah Patterson Riverside Community College District Chancellor Michael Burke reflects on his life In his college days, Dr. Michael L. Burke worked in the shrimping industry on the Texas coast where he made $1.25 an hour. Today he is the chancellor of the Riverside Community College District. Burke

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RCCD new chancellor begins building district vision

Josa Lamont | Interim News Editor August 25, 2014 Milwaukee Area Technical College President Michael Burke was named the Riverside Community College District Chancellor at the Board of Trustees meeting held at Moreno Valley College on June 17. “I’m thrilled,” Burke said. “They had me at hello.” Initial undertones: In the limited days since Burke

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Burke doesn’t shy from the tough topics at chancellor forum

Josa Lamont | News editor June 10, 2014 Michael Burke used evidence from his 25 years of educational experience in Texas, Idaho and California to show his understanding of the needs of the Riverside Community College District in their ongoing search for a chancellor. Burke presented his qualifications for the position and answered questions in

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Chancellor search builds momentum

Nicholle Salvatierra | Staff Writer May 29, 2014 The search for a chancellor continues with the second candidate presenting a composed front in a forum held in the Salvatore G. Rotella Digital Library Auditorium on May 20. Tod Burnett discussed his qualifications for the position and his political history serving as deputy appointments secretary for the

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Chancellor search builds momentum

  Nicholle Salvatierra | Staff writer May 29, 2014 The search for a chancellor continues with the second candidate presenting a composed front in a forum held in the Salvatore G. Rotella Digital Library Auditorium on May 20. Tod Burnett discussed his qualifications for the position and his political history serving as deputy appointments secretary

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Jeffery looks at RCC

Josa Lamont | News Editor May 15, 2014 Kathryn Jeffery presented her qualifications as a finalist in the Riverside Community College District chancellor search in a forum May 13 in the Salvatore G. Rotella Digital Library Auditorium. The forum at Riverside City College represented the last of three stops for her campus and district tours.

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Jeffery looks at RCC to advance her career

Josa Lamont | News Editor May 15, 2014 Kathryn Jeffery presented her qualifications as a finalist in the Riverside Community College District chancellor search in a forum May 13 in the Salvatore G. Rotella Digital Library Auditorium. The forum at Riverside City College represented the last of three stops for her campus and district tours.

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Prospects in chancellor search narrow to three candidates

UPDATE as of May 5: Listed below are timeframes in which each of the three candidates will be visiting RCCD. A detailed schedule is expected to be announced this week Dr. Kathryn E. Jeffery – May 11-13 Dr. Tod A. Burnett – May 18-20 Dr. Michael L. Burke – May 28-30 ORIGINAL STORY: May 1,

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