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    Thank You For Your Investment!
    Thank You For Your Investment!

    Thank You For Your Investment In COD and Student and Valley Success!!

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    Saying Goodbye To Patrick McCarthy
    Saying Goodbye To Patrick McCarthy

    College of the Desert Foundation mourns the loss of a wonderful friend and avid supporter of students, COD Foundation and higher education College of the Desert. Patrick McCarthy died Tuesday, February 10, 2017, from complications due to cancer and a virus infection. 

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    New observatory and telescope help students aim high in their education and career goals.
    New observatory and telescope help students aim high in their education and career goals.

    The skies are unlimited for learning at College of the Desert’s East Valley Campus in Mecca/Thermal. A new observatory and telescope will help students reach for the stars when it comes to their higher education and career goals. 

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    #6 Among Americas Most Scenic Community Colleges
    #6 Among Americas Most Scenic Community Colleges

    College of the Desert given a ranking as one of the most scenic community college campuses in the nation. 

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