Taft College News
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- Kauai High alum Hirokane hits all-conference at Taft College
- Cothrun to receive Taft College Spirit Award - Taft Midway Driller
David Cothrun, Taft College's superintendent-president for two decades and a leader in establishing programs that the college world famous, will receive the T ...
- Taft College christens fall sports season this weekend - Taft Midway Driller
Taft College will kick off its 2016 fall sports season this weekend with men's and women's soccer both hosting matches with volleyball opening its camp ...
- Aera donates equipment to Taft College - Taft Midway Driller
Thanks to a recent donation made by Aera Energy LLC, students taking part in Taft College's Energy Technology Program have the opportunity to apply ...
- Taft College adds golf to sports program - Taft Midway Driller
At its December 9, 2015 meeting, the West Kern Community College District Board of Trustees approved a proposal to add two new sports to the line-up o ...
- Heartbreak for Taft College softball team in season finale - Taft Midway Driller
COALINGA – A struggling Taft College softball team was on the verge of ending a frustrating season on a high note here Tuesday but a late-inning collapse ruined it. Alexandra ...
- Taft College softball and baseball teams lose games - Taft Midway Driller
Taft College's baseball and softball teams will try to get back on the winning track today (Thursday) when both host games on campus. The Cougar baseball ...
Many students enroll in community college with the intent of transferring to a four-year school. Of those who do, many succeed, and yet traditional colleges and universities continue to overlook them. Read on to learn more about why more community college students don’t transfer schools and to receive some tips for making the transfer yourself.
Community college is the only option for many students who either can’t afford a traditional four-year university or who need a more flexible school environment. Just because community college is different, however, doesn’t mean that its students matter any less. The Aspen Prize exists to encourage community colleges to do more for their students and to continually strive for improvement.
Living with roommates is part of an authentic college experience, but is it an option for community college students? Read on to learn about housing options in community college and to learn how to survive the year with roommates.