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2015-16 AFFIRM Faculty, Staff and Students


                                                 AFFIRM Faculty, Staff and Students

AFFIRM Learning Community

AFFIRM is a program designed to increase the retention and transfer rate of African American students as well as other students of diverse ancestries to four-year college and universities.  Emphasis is placed on the General Educational Curriculum:  History, English, Science, Language, Visual and Performing Arts, and core discipline requirements.  By using the Student Success and Support Program services, students will have access to counseling services, orientation, assessment, advising and other education planning.  The AFFIRM community seeks to educate our students by attending educational events to universities, cultural events, leadership opportunities and more.  An essential component to the success of the AFFIRM Program is the collaboration between students, parents, faculty and staff of San Joaquin Delta Community College.

Eligibility Requirements
  • Must be a full-time student with Level  II assessments in Reading and Composition, or the successful completion of English 78 A/B.
  • Complete an application for the AFFIRM program
  • Attend an interview/orientation session
  • Plan to transfer to a four-year college or university
  • Meet with a Counselor and complete a Student Educational Plan
  • Participate in scheduled AFFIRM activities
  • Participate in Study Hall activities

Program Staff


Program Counselor Program Specialist Program Manager
Roy Desmangles
Program Counselor
Angela Williams
Resource Specialist
Delecia J Nunnally
Program Manager


Learning Community


Jeffrey Toney Dr. Lisa Willliam English Instructor

Jeffrey Toney

Communications Professor

Dr. Lisa William

English Professor

Evan Wade

History Professor


Phase I
English 79
Guidance 8

Phase II
English 1A (9 weeks)
English 1B (9 weeks)


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Location: DeRicco 151
Phone: 209-954-5151 ext. 6150

Fall 2015 semester hours:
Monday & Wednesday 
Tuesday & Thursday





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San Joaquin Delta College
5151 Pacific Ave
Stockton, California 95207
(209) 954-5151