Higher Education News and Jobs

Lansing Community College, ex-employee settle lawsuit

Lansing Community College, ex-employee settle lawsuit

by Associated Press | August 15, 2007
LANSING Mich. Lansing Community College and its former in-house lawyer have settled a lawsuit [...] Read more
Community colleges face ‘double-whammy’ from budget cuts

Community colleges face ‘double-whammy’ from budget cuts

by Associated Press |
TALLAHASSEE Fla. Community colleges are facing a "double-whammy" from impending spending cuts [...] Read more
Texas community colleges mull tax hikes to make up for vetoed funding

Texas community colleges mull tax hikes to make up for vetoed funding

by Associated Press |
AUSTIN Community college officials said they will have to consider property tax increases, tu [...] Read more
UNM, community college to share campus

UNM, community college to share campus

by Associated Press | August 13, 2007
RIO RANCHO N.M. The University of New Mexico and Central New Mexico Community College plan to [...] Read more
Byrne: Looking for managers to lead two-year colleges

Byrne: Looking for managers to lead two-year colleges

by Associated Press |
POINT CLEAR Ala. The new chancellor of Alabama's system of two-year colleges said Saturday tha [...] Read more

Three Rivers plans education center in SE Missouri’s territory

by Associated Press | August 7, 2007
Three Rivers Community College wants to open an educational center in Cape Girardeau County in [...] Read more

Community College appoints new VP, diversity officer

by Associated Press |
PITTSBURGH The Community College of Allegheny County has a new vice president and chief divers [...] Read more
Iowa community college students opt for out-of-state schools

Iowa community college students opt for out-of-state schools

by Associated Press | July 27, 2007
AMES Iowa Many Iowa community college graduates are opting to transfer out of the state to com [...] Read more
Two North Alabama community colleges battle for robotics center

Two North Alabama community colleges battle for robotics center

by Associated Press |
DECATUR Ala. Two north Alabama community colleges are jockeying for a robotics center that is [...] Read more

Dewhurst makes plea for community colleges solution

by Associated Press |
AUSTIN Lt. Gov. David Dewhurst made a public plea Wednesday for state leaders to find a way to [...] Read more
Suspect in cash-for-grades scheme held on $250K bail

Suspect in cash-for-grades scheme held on $250K bail

by Associated Press |
MARTINEZ Calif. A 25-year-old man about to graduate from Cal Poly San Luis Obispo pleaded not [...] Read more
Pittsburgh college offers classes to potential casino workers

Pittsburgh college offers classes to potential casino workers

by Associated Press | July 18, 2007
PITTSBURGH Pittsburgh's planned casino has yet to get its license, but the Community College [...] Read more
Community Colleges Often Lead the Way In Diversity Efforts

Community Colleges Often Lead the Way In Diversity Efforts

by Walter G. Bumphus and John E. Roueche | July 12, 2007
American community colleges now enroll well over half of the nation’s undergraduate student [...] Read more
Report: Oklahoma making community college transfers easier

Report: Oklahoma making community college transfers easier

by Associated Press | July 5, 2007
OKLAHOMA CITY Oklahoma is making it easier for students to transfer from community colleges to [...] Read more
College of Southern Nevada shortens name, shuffles administrators

College of Southern Nevada shortens name, shuffles administrators

by Associated Press | July 2, 2007
LAS VEGAS The Community College of Southern Nevada has a shortened name, and several administ [...] Read more