Professional Development Events

Professional Development offers a series of events for faculty and staff. See the listing below for details. For additional information, please call (714) 484-7326
or email


September 13, 2018
Lift Up: working with previously-incarcerated students
Details: Come and learn about the previously-incarcerated student population! Collaborate with colleagues on enhancing Cypress College services and listen to student guest speakers share their personal journeys through the prison system, as well as their experiences here on campus. Also, learn about services provided by another campus (i.e. Santiago College).
Presented by Anne-Marie Beck (Adjunct Career Counselor) with guest speakers from Santiago College and student guest speakers from Cypress College.
4:30–6:30 p.m.
Cypress College, Humanities 131 Lecture Hall

September 20, 2018
Challenging the Culture of Cruelty: Understanding and Defeating Race and Class Inequity in America
Click here for details.

September 28, 2018
Four Skills of Cultural Diversity & Competence
Presenter: Dr. Mikel Hogan
9 a.m.–12 p.m.
Fullerton College, Room 1427
Open to faculty & staff


October 5, 2018
Museum of Tolerance Field Trip
8 a.m.–5 p.m., Anaheim Campus
Transportation provided
Open to faculty & staff

October 26, 2018
Funds of Knowledge
Presenter: Juana Mora
9 a.m.–12 p.m.
Cypress College, CCCPLX-414
Open to faculty & staff


November 30, 2018
Understanding the Application and Interview Process for Faculty Positions
9 a.m.–12 p.m.
Anaheim Campus, Room 105
Open to adjunct faculty


January 14-18, 2019
Inclusive Excellence Curriculum Development Seminar
Presenter: Dr. Susan Shaw
Cypress College, CCCPLX-414
Open to all faculty