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High School Entrepreneur at COM Wins Second Place in National Business Competition

Sir Francis Drake High School and College of Marin student Amanda Gordon recognized by NACCE
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COM Police Patrol Car Goes Pink to Raise Breast Cancer Awareness

Local law enforcement agencies show support though a variety of approaches
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Mariners Select Scott Thom as Head Basketball Coach

Pac-12 veteran eager to help student-athletes develop on and off the court
Painting of Mt. Tamalpais by George Demont Otis

George Demont Otis - American Impressionist

Exhibition opens with reception October 1
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College of Marin's Annual Security Report 2016 Now Available

Annual report contains policy statements and crime statistics for COM.
9/11 Memorial

In Remembrance of 9/11

Superintendent/President Encourages Continued Dialogue
COM Summer Bridge

Summer Bridge Continues to Grow

Program sees increases in students served and student success
Ryan Byrne

Ryan Byrne Appointed by Board of Trustees to Lead Kinesiology and Athletics Department

Byrne brings well-rounded experience as an administrator, coach, and faculty member
Student Services Building

Announcing the Enrollment Services Trifecta Launch

New services for scholarship management, communicating financial aid information, and financial disbursement.

COM Stands in Solidarity with Orlando

Programs and services on campus encourage inclusion and offer support

Measure B—COM’s Educational Facilities Funding Bond—Passes

Marin County Registrar of Voters posted unofficial election night results showing College of Marin’s $265 million bond, Measure B, passed with 62.88 percent voting to approve the measure. The measure required a 55 percent supermajority to pass.
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Marin Oratorio to Sing National Anthem at Tomorrow’s SF Giants Game

COM’s 100-voice chorus opens game against Boston Red Sox KENTFIELD, CA—Under the direction of maestro Boyd Jarrell, Marin Oratorio, the College’s 100-voice chorus, will sing the national anthem at tomorrow’s home game between the San Francisco Giants vs. Boston Red Sox at AT&T Park.
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College of Marin Awarded $1.3 Million Grant

Transformation Grant will assist students in achieving their goals in fewer semesters

Mini-Medical School—Medical Science and Aging

College of Marin, in partnership with Stanford University School of Medicine, Geriatric Medicine; and The Buck Institute for Research on Aging present the second Mini-Medical School—Medical Science and Aging.
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California Community Colleges Board of Governors Plans to Change Accreditation Structure

California Community College Board of Governors approved plans to change the current accreditation structure. This move comes after college presidents and district chancellors voted for a dual approach to bring about this change.
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Bond Refinancing Will Save Marin Taxpayers Over $14 Million

For the third time in four years, Marin Community College District (District) has demonstrated its stewardship of tax dollars by refinancing an additional $47 million in general obligation bonds associated with Measure C. This action will result in net savings to taxpayers of $5.86 million over the life of the bonds.
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Board of Trustees Unanimously Approves Placing a New Bond Measure on June 2016 Ballot

College Board of Trustees voted unanimously to place a $265 million bond measure on the June 7, 2016, ballot to address needs identified in the 2014 facilities assessment.
Dead Accounts cast member

Drama Department Nominated for San Francisco Bay Area Theatre Critics Circle Awards

COM’s Drama Department received the good news that its production of Dead Accounts received three San Francisco Bay Area Theatre Critics Circle (SFBATCC) award nominations in the category for theatres with fewer than 100 seats.
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Peter E. Haas Jr. Family Fund Grant Boosts COM Biotech Program

College of Marin biotech students and employees in the workforce will soon have access to a new wet lab designed to simulate real-world environments thanks to a $50,000 grant from the Peter E. Haas Jr. Family Fund. The capital grant allows the College to retrofit and restore a state-of-the-art, multi-functional biotechnology laboratory at the Indian Valley Campus in Novato.