Allan Hancock College Welcomes 21 new full-time Faculty

Allan Hancock College recently added nearly two dozen new full-time faculty in a rare hiring boom that increased Hancock’s full-time faculty size by almost 20 percent.
“Full-time faculty are a key component to the quality of our college and our future plans,” said Kevin Walthers, Ph.D., superintendent/president of Allan Hancock College. “Our investment in new faculty …

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Representatives are Sought to Serve on Various City Committees

The City of Santa Maria is currently accepting applications for the Block Grants Advisory Committee, Board of Appeals, Landmark Committee, Measure U2012 Citizens’ Oversight Committee, and Santa Barbara County Library Advisory Committee until sufficient applications have been received and the vacancies may be filled.
BLOCK GRANTS ADVISORY COMMITTEE (one vacancy to fill an unexpired term ending …

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Free SCORE Workshop: Starting a Business in Santa Maria

This workshop provides an overview of the business basics every aspiring entrepreneur needs to know. If you are thinking of starting a business, or have just started one, this workshop is a perfect fit. Topics covered will include the fundamentals of getting started, business operation basics, business plans, and how to use and understand financial …

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Ribbon Cutting: Solve-it! Companies, LLC

We were excited to recently welcome Solve-it! Companies, LLC to the Chamber with a ribbon cutting!
Solve-it! Companies offers a variety of holding solutions for smart phones and tablets. Their company has four different products lines who primarily focus on holders for smartphones and tablets: Mob Armor, Solve-it Tools, Fit Grip and Pad Grip. Currently, their most popular …

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The deadline to register for fall 2016 classes at Allan Hancock College is this Sunday, August 21. Nearly 700 classes begin at the college’s four locations, as well as online the week of August 22.
Space is still available in hundreds of classes ranging from accounting, agribusiness, chemistry, drama, film, mathematics, physics, real estate, Spanish and …

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