Upcoming Calls/Meetings

Thursday, October 15, 2015, Internship/WEX/Career Services Marketplace Meeting, 9:00AM - 2:00PM, Ohlone College Newark Center, 39399 Cherry St., Newark, CA Room NC1100, RSVP, Tentative AgendaPermit Forthcoming

Wednesday, October 21, 2015BACCC Meeting at CCCAOE, 10:15AM-12:00PM, Room & Agenda Forthcoming

Friday, October 30, 2015, Medical Assisting Faculty Forum, 9:30AM - 1:30PM, Location Change: Chabot College, 25555 Hesperian Blvd., Hayward, CA, Room 722D Agenda, RSVP, Parking Permit Forthcoming, Campus Map Contact: Barbara Brock, Barbara.Brock@solano.edu

Tuesday, November 3, 2015Tri-Valley Retail, Hospitality and Tourism Summit, 8:30AM - 3:00PM, Robert Livermore Community Center, 4444 East Ave. Livermore, CA 94550, FlyerRegistrationContact: Andrea Vizenor, vizenora@smccd.edu

Friday, November 6, 2015Silicon Valley - San Francisco Bay Region Cybersecurity Educators' Symposium, 7:30AM - 3:00PM, Microsoft, Moffett Towers, Sunnyvale, CA, RSVPContact: John Mummert, mummertjohn@fhda.edu

Friday, November 6, 2015Bay Area Life Sciences/Biotechnology Marketplace Summit, 8:30AM-1:00PM, DoubleTree by Hilton Newark – Fremont, 39900 Balentine Drive, Newark, CA 94560, RSVPContact: Josie Sette, JSette@ohlone.edu

Tuesday, November 10, 2015, Bay Area Region Radiologic Technology Conference Call, 2:00PM - 3:30PM, 1.888.450.4821, Participant Code: 171519, Contact: Barbara Brock, Barbara.Brock@solano.edu, (707) 815-5733, Agenda Forthcoming 

Thursday-Saturday, November 12-14, 2015Integrating Global Trade & Logistics and Cybersecurity (IGTLC) Conference,  The Westin St. Francis, San Francisco, Contact: Center for International Trade Development (CITD), Yvonne Reid, skyglps@smccd.edu

Friday, November 13, 2015, Community Healthcare Worker Faculty Forum, 9:30AM - 1:30PM, Chabot College, 25555 Hesperian Blvd, Hayward, CA 94545, Room 405, Agenda & Parking Permit Forthcoming, Contact: Cynthia Harrison, cynthia.harrison@wvm.edu

Wednesday-Thursday, January 6-7, 2016Energy Faculty Forum, UC Davis, Contact: Catherine Ayers, (650) 593-4701v_AyersCatherine@fhda.eduFlyer

CTE Enhancement Funds Updates - see CTE Enhancement Funds page listed on sidebar

Pending Program Endorsements 

Friday, October 30, 2015 is the next deadline to submit a request for Program Endorsement. 

San Jose City College has submitted the following request for Program Endorsement. Please review the request below, then CLICK HERE to vote for endorsement or to request further discussion. Contact: Jagrup K. KahlonMedical Assisting Instructor/Coordinatorjagrup.kahlon@sjcc.edu408-298-2181 x3403

Upcoming Funding Opportunities

The Division of Workforce and Economic Development announced the following grant opportunities through the California Apprenticeship Initiative (CAI):
  • Technical Assistance (TA) Grant – 15-192: Number of Awards: 1, Total Funds Available: $1,000,000 
  • Accelerator Grant – 15-193: Number of Awards: 10-15, Total Funds Available: $1,500,000 ($100,000 to $150,000 per grant)
  • Pre-Apprenticeship Grant – 15-194: Number of Awards: 10-15., Total Funds Available: $2,000,000 ($150,000 to $500,000 per grant) 
To view September 17, 2015 announcement click here.  California Apprenticeship Initiative 2015-16 may be viewed at this website.
  • Deadline: for Application Submission: October 28, 2015

AARP  in partnership with AACC has announced a the following grant opportunity: BACK TO WORK 50+: Women's Economic Stability Initiative
  • To view RFA click here
  • Webinar scheduled for Sept. 21 at 3:00 PM ET (12:00pm PT) - To join the event click on this link - no pre-registration required.
  • Questions should be directed to SIF@aarp.org

Check the Archives section for RFA information on SB 1070, Career Pathways Trust & Prop 39 

Upcoming Conferences/Workshops/Professional Development

  • October 21-23, 2015 - ACBSP Region 7 Conference, Sobrato Center for Nonprofits, 330 Twin Dolphin Drive, Redwood City, CA, Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs 
    • Presented by Notre Dame De Demur University and Skyline Community College
    • Click here for conference & registration information
  • December 3-4, 2015 - CA Perkins Nontraditional & Special Populations (JSPAC) Conference 2015, Holiday Inn Capitol Plaza, Sacramento, CA
    • Registration coming soon-see website for details

FY 15-16 CTE Employment Outcomes Survey - Paid for with CTE Enhancement Funds

  • MOUs were sent to the college contacts listed here (scroll down to section titled Bay Area) and should be returned to Lara Abel no later than October 15, 2015.  
  • MOU questions should be addressed to Lara directly at label@santarosa.edu or (707) 778-4191
  • Sample Board Item request can be accessed here
  • Everything you need to know can be accessed here

Quick Links 

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Doing What Matters Website

Bay Region Priority Sectors (as submitted to the Chancellors Office on November 1, 2012)

CCC Chancellor's Office Curriculum Inventory (allows you to search by college and by top code)

BACCC response to the Regional Consortia RFA: We are hopeful this Link will be helpful to those applying for Deputy Sector Navigator Grants; and of interest to BACCC members.