Community College will mark its 50th year of service to the district
in 2016. As the college approaches this milestone, the Board of Education is seeking
input from the community to shape the future. On Monday, Nov. 19, the college
will launch the “Imagine Clackamas” online community engagement survey.
engagement survey asks community members, as well as students, what they value
most about CCC and how the college can best meet training and education needs
in the future. The survey is one aspect of Imagine Clackamas, a year-long
community engagement outreach process.
is designed to strengthen relationships with community members,” said Shelly
Parini, dean of College Advancement. “This initiative will shine a light on
areas where we should improve and adapt the college’s educational and training
services to better meet the needs of the communities we serve for the next 50
Clackamas survey has been developed over the past few months through community
meetings, one in each of the college district’s seven zones. Suggestions and
recommendations gathered from these meetings refined both the scope and the
design of the survey.
conclusion of the survey at the end of February, a series of community focus
groups will begin. Feedback collected from the survey and the focus groups will
guide the college’s decision-making processes, priorities and activities for
Members of the community
can complete the 10-minute online survey at the college website, www.clackamas.edu. The survey will be
accessible from November 19 through February 19, 2013. Hard copies of the
survey will be available by calling 503-594-3015.