College of the Desert News
Browse past news stories for College of the Desert in Palm Desert, CA.
- College of the Desert Welcomes Students for Fall - Patch.com
Established in 1958, College of the Desert (COD), located in Palm Desert, is an accredited community college serving eastern Riverside County, California. T ...
- College of the Desert through its nearly 60 years - The Desert Sun
1958: Voters approved formation of a college district in the Coachella Valley in a landslide vote that created a local two-year college. College of the Desert was founded tha ...
- Website College of the Desert - MinorityNurse.com
Full-time Tenure track position within the Nursing Department at College of the Desert. This 10 month/year position focuses on promoting the ...
- College of the Desert Places Bond Proposition on Ballot - Patch.com
College of the Desert serves a vital role in our community by providing high quality, affordable college education and job training to local residents. More s ...
- College of the Desert works to acquire Palm Springs Mall property for West Valley Campus - KESQ
But Wednesday afternoon, trustees with the College of the Desert (C.O.D.) talked about filling the property not with customers, but with students. Board members said they hope to bui ...
- Community College Board to Consider Bond for College of the Desert - Patch.com
Palm Desert, CA – The Desert Community College District Board of Trustees is set to vote Wednesday on whether to place a $577 million bond on the November bal ...
- College of the Desert golfer keeps game in perspective - The Desert Sun
In recent weeks, I had the pleasure of playing a round at the Westin Mission Hills' Gary Player Course with a handful of the College of the Desert men's golf tea ...
- Insider: DHS challenger steps up for College of the Desert seat - The Desert Sun
Sky Valley resident Breanna Sewell has announced that she will be running for a seat on the College of the Desert Board of Trustees this fall, challenging incumbent and curren ...
- Baseball team beat College of the Desert - El Paisano
Rio Hondo's Baseball team continued their winning streak of impressive performances after earning a sweep over College of the Desert by defeating them 13-8 at home o ...
- Stepping Out for College of the Desert - Mar. 23, 2016 - Palm Springs Life
Palm Springs Life - Palm Springs Life"Stepping out for the College of the Desert" at the McCallum Theatre was an inspiring, exciting, and entertaining evening orga ...
- College of the Desert event shines with Motown entertainment - The Desert Sun
As part of the school's on-going theme, "Stepping Out for College of the Desert," the entertainment at this gala (which sold out the McCallum Theater's 1,127 seats) was ...
- COD College of the Desert Foundation Scholarship Reception - The Desert Sun
Over 200 scholarship recipients gathered to meet and personally thank donors for investing in their future at the fourth annual Scholarship Reception hosted on campus ...
- College of the Desert no closer to Palm Springs campus - The Desert Sun
Two years after announcing plans for a satellite campus in Palm Springs, College of the Desert is no closer to convincing a landowner to make way for the project. Negoti ...
- Architectural secrets behind College of the Desert design - The Desert Sun
The desert was a workplace for many renowned Modernist architects. They knew each other well, but seldom collaborated on buildings — with one notable exception. Des ...
- Softball pitches shutout against College of the Desert; sweeps doubleheader - El Camino College Union
The Warriors (5-1) earned their first shutout of the season in the second game of a doubleheader with a 5-0 win over College of the Desert (0-4) on Friday. Sarro had a dominant start ...
- Not too late to sign up for spring courses at College of the Desert - KESQ
"Several general education courses have room for more students, specifically in political science, history, and philosophy, which tend to be high-demand classes,&qu ...
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