College administrators from five states vying to be next Chemeketa president

Finalists for Chemeketa Community College president are Julie White (top left), Tod Treat (bottom left), Jessica Howard (top right), Robert Wynegar and Kimberlee Messina. College administrators from five states are vying to replace retiring President Julie Huckestein as the next leader of Chemeketa Community College. Two candidates, Tod Treat and[Read More…]

Chemeketa administration proposes tuition increase to offset state cuts, declining enrollment

The Chemeketa Community College board sat silently Wednesday night as the college’s chief financial officer proposed another tuition increase for the 2019-2020 academic year. As explained by college President Julie Huckestein and Chief Financial Officer Miriam Scharer, Gov. Kate Brown’s proposed 2019-2021 budget comes with a $30 million cut in[Read More…]