February Recognition Report

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Julie recognized the following colleagues at the February Board of Education meeting – Last spring, staff and students created 2,500 paper cranes from our recycling bins. The cranes were sent to the Japanese cities of Nagasaki and Hiroshima. The college … Continued

Faculty Contract Settled

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The Board of Education approved the new contract with the Chemeketa Faculty Association (CFA) at its February 21 meeting. The members of the CFA ratified the contract in an earlier vote. The new contract is in effect from July 1, … Continued

Chemeketa Press Meet Oxford Press

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In life, books and apparently lengthy articles in the Chronicle of Higher Education, it pays to see your way through to the end.  That’s where Oxford University Press executive editor Richard Carlin found mention of Chemeketa Press in the April … Continued

Fractals of Identity Call for Artists

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The Salem Art Association (SAA) seeks artists from the Chemeketa community to participate in Fractals of Identity, an exhibition in the Annex at the Bush Barn Art Center. LGBTQ+ focused, this exhibition will explore how we come to understand our … Continued

Save money in a vanpool

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Are you commuting from the Eugene/Springfield area to work at Chemeketa? If so, you may be an ideal candidate for this new commuter vanpool. Drive alone commuters between Eugene and Salem typically spend more than $500 per month just for … Continued

Nursing Program Ranked among Best in Oregon

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The website registerednursing.org ranked Chemeketa’s nursing program as the third best in Oregon.  Their methodology evaluated the percentage of graduates who pass the state nursing board exams for the years 2013-17. Twenty-seven Oregon nursing programs were ranked, and just 0.58 … Continued

January recognition report

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Julie recognized the following colleagues at the January Board of Education meeting. Thanks to Leanna Crawford, English/Writing instructor, for organizing and promoting this year’s Soapbox Poetry and to the following faculty and staff who participated in the fall term Soapbox … Continued

Center for Business & Industry

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One of the doors open to our community is the Chemeketa Center for Business & Industry (CCBI). From its downtown Salem location, CCBI provides small business support, customized training and threat management resources. Learn how they are making a difference … Continued