SBBCollege Rancho Mirage will be hosting a full day of celebrations to coincide with the College’s 125th anniversary which is being celebrated this year. The Mayor will be amongst the fun at the event, which is taking place on Thursday October 24th.
Mayor Richard Kite will kick off proceedings with a proclamation, followed shortly by retro fancy dress and cooking contests. The event will close with a BBQ for evening students and alumni, who will also be attending on the day to share their stories and experiences from their time at the College.
Matthew Johnston, SBBCollege President, comments: ‘This anniversary marks a significant chapter in the history of this great institution and we are looking forward to the celebrating the rich history of this campus. It will be great to see students from past and present enjoying the celebrations.’
SBBCollege was founded in Santa Barbara in 1888 and is one of the oldest colleges in California and the country. The Rancho Mirage campus offers business and career training to students in the communities of Palm Desert, Indio, Cathedral City, Coachella, Desert Hot Springs, Palm Springs, Twentynine Palms, La Quinta, Yucca Valley, Beaumont, Anza, Banning, Cabazon, Mecca, Rancho Mirage, Thermal, Thousand Palms, and other nearby areas.