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President David Johnson Standing in Support

To our Merritt Family.

A little more than a month ago, the District Office (with input from the respective college presidents) issued a statement condemning the increasingly pervasive racist and violent acts that our Asian American communities are experiencing. Unfortunately, this upswing in racial violence has not abated….

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Merritt College Virtual Tour

Are you new here to Merritt or a returning visitor.  come check out our video of a virtual tour of campus narrated by our very own president David Johnson!

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Merritt College Learning Center invites applications for Tutors

The Merritt College Learning Center invites applications for Tutors across disciplines. Candidates with experience in these disciplines and other disciplines are encouraged to apply; this is an excellent opportunity to work with students across disciplines at all levels of competency. Complete the application today!: MC Tutor Job Application. For more information, email MCLC Director Isela González Santana at isantana@peralta.edu.

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President David Johnson asks, “What do you think about a return to campus!”

Tell us what do you think about a return to campus! Please take just five minutes and share your preferences. Your input is valued and will help plan the reopening of the campus.

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Juneteenth event on Saturday, June 19, 2021. Merritt College will partner with Kaiser to host a Juneteenth event. The event will provide 50 vaccines to students or members of our community. In addition to Free Grab and Go Lunches when you visit.

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English Faculty & Learning Center Director Puente English Instructor & Co-Coordinator Isela Gonzalez Santana

April 19, 2021

By Gabe Johnson, Staff Writer

It takes a committed educator to ensure that community college students develop the tools needed to recognize their potential and reach their higher education goals. Isela Santana has acted as a bridge for students to guide them from community college to university, with the use of a powerful pedagogical system.

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