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Community Colleges Tap Alumni for Gifts

by Susanica Tam

“The first thing that I would like the new director to do,” said college President Jose Fierro, “is actually to create an official database of students or graduates and then start sorting that database by fields.”

Fierro recognizes this is a baby step, but he thinks it’s an important one. As the college began to compile its list, for example, it discovered that California Assembly Speaker Anthony Rendon attended Cerritos College.

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