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Santa Maria Times Guest Commentary

Dr. Kevin G. Walthers pens a commentary the first Sunday of each month in the Santa Maria Times. Here are links to past commentaries.

October 5, 2021: Hancock Committed to Keeping Community Safe

September 7, 2021: Community College Offers the Fastest Return on Investment

August 10, 2021: The Promise of the #RealCollege Movement

July 6, 2021 - Allan Hancock College: Changing the Odds

June 8, 2021 - Promise Plus!

May 9, 2021 - Celebrating a Century Only Happens Once

April 4, 2021 - Don't Let Fear Divide Us

March 7, 2021 -  Day in the Life: Hancock's Energy is Undeniable

February 2, 2021 - Hancock History, in Their Own Words

January 3, 2021 - A New Glimmer of Hope

December 6, 2020 - Forgive Student Debt? Yes, But Strategically

November 1, 2020 - Community College Paves the Way

October 4, 2020 - 100 Years at Allan Hancock College

September 6, 2020 - The Faces Behind The Asterisks

August 2, 2020 - A Return to Campus Must Consider Community

July 5, 2020 - Practicing Social Justice at Allan Hancock College

June 10, 2020 - Liberty and Justice for all?

May 3, 2020 - Two Words of Advice for High School Seniors

April 19, 2020: Public Community College Education More Important Than Ever

April 5, 2020 - College in the Age of Coronavirus

February 2, 2020 - Allan Hancock College is Best Quality, Best Value

January 19, 2020 -The Years That Matter Most

November 10, 2019: The Hancock Promise Changes the Odds for Our Community

October 6, 2019 - The Years That Matter Most

September 1, 2019 - Hancock Provides Roadmaps to Success

August 4, 2019 - The Hancock Promise is a Local Promise

July 7, 2019: Desert or Mirage; Educational Access is Limited in North County

June 2, 2019 - Building a College-Going Culture in North County

May 5, 2019 - And Down the Stretch They Come!

April 7, 2019 - College Admissions and Student Debt

March 3, 2019 - Community Colleges a Value for Taxpayers

February 3, 2019 - College’s Accreditation Really Matters

January 6, 2019 - A New Year - and New Degrees

December 2, 2018 - The Giving Season at AHC in Full Swing

November 4, 2018 - Measure Y Supporters Deserve Thanks

October 7, 2018 - Measure Y Supports 21st-Century Careers

September 2, 2018 - Making Community Partnerships

August 5, 2018 - A Promise Made, Promise Kept

July 1, 2018 - Supporting Hancock's Future With Your Vote

June 3, 2018 - Hancock College Opens Doors to Success

May 6, 2018 - Community Colleges up to the Challenge

April 1, 2018 - Teaching Beyond the College Campus

March 4, 2018 - Hancock Prepares for New Laws

February 4, 2018 - AHC's Partner in Affordability

January 7, 2018 - An Investment in the Future by Degrees

December 3, 2017 - Helping Hancock Athletes Find Success

November 5, 2017 - Pushing Back Against Student Debt Crisis

October 1, 2017 - The Value of Community Partnerships

September 3, 2017 - Hancock Promise Requires a Commitment

August 5, 2017 - Building Careers at Hancock College

July 2, 2017 - Busy Summer at Hancock College

June 4, 2017 - Safety at Hancock College is a Priority

May 7, 2017 - Graduation Time at Hancock College

April 2, 2017 - Changing the Odds at Hancock College

March 5, 2017 -  Hancock College Target - Four-Year Degrees

February 5, 2017 -  AHC Provides Support for all Students

January 8, 2017 -  Hancock College Grateful for Community Support