Dr. Toda, President of Columbia Gorge Community College announced staff reductions in a college-wide message last week. In the announcement, the President wrote, "It is with a heavy heart I inform you that we have begun layoffs which will extend through June." The initial layoff included five college employees across multiple departments.
Columbia Gorge Community College is offering Basic Electricity for Maintenance Technicians beginning Monday, January 5, 2015, from 4:00-7:00 pm at the Fort Dalles Readiness Center Renewable Energy Technology classroom and labs.
Participants, volunteers and sponsors of Columbia Gorge Community College Foundation's 15th Annual Founder's Cup golf tournament helped raise approximately $18,000 for CGCC Foundation's permanent endowment. This endowment benefit, sponsored in part by Columbia State Bank and Caithness Shepherds Flat Wind Farm, was a special opportunity to raise funds that will be matched dollar for dollar by a federal grant.