E-Blast, July 2017

E-Blast, July 2017

As a subscriber, you will receive this E-Blast to your inbox every month. The goal of the E-Blast is to keep everyone in the NFN Regional Consortium up-to-date on news, events and other activities happening both in our region and the state.   If you would like something placed into the E-blast and/or NFNRC Calendar, please send the information to (please submit by 5pm on the first Monday of the month to be included in that month’s newsletter). 

A full calendar and more information can be found on the Member Hub of the NFNRC website.

Regional Events & Activities
Global Trade and Logistics Education Launch Event

WHEN: Wednesday, July 19, 2017 10am – 3pm
WHERE: LinkedIn Headquarters 1000 W Maude Ave, Sunnyvale, CA 94085


Northern California launch of the new global trade and logistics education platform that the statewide GTL DSNs have been putting together for the last year. The platform, called Nexus Edge, partners with LinkedIn to bring high school and college students GTL learning modules and industry recognized digital badges.

Career Education Campaign Launch Event

July 20th, 9:00am, Sacramento, State Capitol, North Steps  Join in to show your support!

21st Century Skills Trainings

• August 10th through August 11th, 2017
hosted by Northern California Adult Education Consortium at Woodland Community College in Woodland, CA


• September 21st through September 22nd, 2017
hosted by Mendocino College- Registration not open. E-mail admin@newworldofwork

• October 6th through October 7th, 2017
hosted by Los Rios Community College District at LRCCD Workforce and Economic Development Building in Sacramento, CA


• November 16th through November 17th, 2017
hosted by Feather River College in Quincy, CA venue TBD

Questions? Contact

More & Better CTE Forums

August 23: College of the Redwoods

October 25: Mendocino College

More info: CCCAOE website



Date: Wednesday, July 12, 2017 Time: 11:00am – 3:30pm

An innovative, award-winning toolkit designed to increase girl’s interest & success in
STEM careers. The STE@M™ Mentoring Program was created in response to Science,
Technology, Engineering & Math Industry employer’s outcry.

Location: Shasta College – Health Sciences Building, Room 8206, 1400 Market Street,
Redding, CA 96001 Note: For those wishing to attend that are at a qualifying distance a
Video Conference option may be available.

Click for more info

Agriculture Events

Apps for Ag Hackathon coming up in July.  Click for more info  

STEAM Summer Camp for high school students in the Sacramento area
More Info at

Weld-Ed: Yuba College

7/31 – 8/4 Click for more info

CCCAOE Updates

SAVE THE DATE! 2017 Fall Conference — November 1-3, 17

Omni Rancho Las Palmas
41000 Bob Hope Drive
Rancho Mirage, CA 92270

Click here for more information

Chancellor's Office Updates

Chancellor’s Focus: Guided Pathways

Guided Pathways Backgrounder
Guided Pathways Infographic

CCCO Solicitation of Interest

for participation in college network to offer
Click here to access the full Solicitation of Interest

Upcoming NFNRC Meetings and Calls

Please RSVP to in-person Regional Meetings, visit; click on the Contact and Meeting RSVPtab at the bottom right hand corner of the website.

• July 24-25:  DSN/KT Retreat, Chico, CA

• July 24:   Coordinating Council Call @ 10am

• August 3: Program Proposal Call @ 9am


• Director of North/Far North Regional Consortium link

• Executive Director CCCAOE link

Upcoming Meetings