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Celebrating our Legacy Donors - Jeane and Justin Hilb
Celebrating our Legacy Donors - Jeane and Justin Hilb
03/18/2018

The Foundation of College of the Desert wants to celebrate their Legacy Donors. So watch the desert publications for Foundation ads highlighting the wonderful people that make College of the Desert successful in its mission to serve the Desert Community.

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What makes COD special is its students, who’ve excelled over the college’s 60-year history
What makes COD special is its students, who’ve excelled over the college’s 60-year history
03/15/2018
Given the diverse array of certificate and degree programs available at College of the Desert (COD), it should come as no surprise that the college has produced some amazing talents over its 60-year history. From a Hollywood actress to a fixture of the local music scene, take a look at these six COD alumni who have found success in the arts, music and beyond. More

Celebrating our Legacy Donors - Ronald and Sherrie Auen
Celebrating our Legacy Donors - Ronald and Sherrie Auen
03/11/2018

The Foundation of College of the Desert wants to celebrate their Legacy Donors. So watch the desert publications for Foundation ads highlighting the wonderful people that make College of the Desert successful in its mission to serve the Desert Community.

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Donor’s Gift Brings Observatory to COD’s Mecca/Thermal Campus
Donor’s Gift Brings Observatory to COD’s Mecca/Thermal Campus
03/09/2018

The Observatory, telescope and related computers and equipment were donated by Palm Desert resident Ivoj Kudrnac to benefit College of the Desert students in astronomy and other Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) disciplines for years to come.

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KCOD Radio Station Earns 17 National Awards
KCOD Radio Station Earns 17 National Awards
03/07/2018

KCOD, College of the Desert’s student radio station, won 17 Golden Microphones at the 78th annual Intercollegiate Broadcasting System’s national awards ceremony on Saturday night in New York City.

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Coachella Valley artist collaborates with COD on new campus art installation
Coachella Valley artist collaborates with COD on new campus art installation
03/07/2018

Artists like Smith and the muralist Ryan Campbell who found inspiration and direction at COD are emblematic of the college’s vision to be a center for collaboration and innovation. Both have gone on to be shown internationally and Smith’s work will be a permanent beacon to incoming students.

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COD professors have lasting impact on alumni's work and career
COD professors have lasting impact on alumni's work and career
03/07/2018

COD alum Ryan Campbell has worked with Phillip K. Smith on several projects. His COD professors had a lasting impact on his work and career.

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Stepping Out for COD - Thank You Sponsors
Stepping Out for COD - Thank You Sponsors
03/03/2018

The COD Foundation Thanks Our Sponsors As We Celebrate COD's 60th Anniversary

Your support will help benefit the life-changing academic and career student success programs and services provided by College of the Desert.

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COD scholarship students meet their donors
COD scholarship students meet their donors
02/28/2018

Hundreds of College of the Desert students had a chance to meet and thank their scholarship donors at the 7th annual Donor Scholarship Reception.

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Bighorn Cares... For Veterans at COD!
Bighorn Cares... For Veterans at COD!
01/10/2018

BIGHORN CARES grant of $10,000 will provide subsidies to COD veteran student families which covers the childcare cost of the veteran’s child in the college’s Early Childhood Center. To date, BigHorn Golf Club members have provided over $500,000

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Did you know… about COD?
Did you know… about COD?
01/09/2018

At College of the Desert more than 15,000 students a semester attend more than 1,300 classes while pursuing a degree or certificate in more than 119 fields. Get to know your community college...

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COD Competes for $1 million Aspen Community College Excellence Prize
COD Competes for $1 million Aspen Community College Excellence Prize
01/09/2018

College of the Desert was named one of 150 community colleges eligible to compete for the Aspen Prize for Community College Excellence, the nation's signature recognition of high achievement and performance among America's community colleges. 

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