Community Colleges - Higher Education
Dean of CMC Summit Campus to leave for position in Arizona

Dean of CMC Summit Campus to leave for position in Arizona

by Associated Press | June 23, 2007
BRECKENRIDGE Colo. The dean of the Summit Campus of Colorado Mountain College announced plans [...] Read more
MiraCosta College president negotiates $1m buyout

MiraCosta College president negotiates $1m buyout

by Associated Press | June 22, 2007
OCEANSIDE, Calif. MiraCosta College's embattled president Victoria Munoz Richart has negotiat [...] Read more
Settlement Ends Dispute Over N.J. College Newspaper Adviser’s Ouster

Settlement Ends Dispute Over N.J. College Newspaper Adviser’s Ouster

by Associated Press | June 19, 2007
TRENTON, N.J. Trustees at a southern New Jersey community college have agreed to permanently r [...] Read more
Alabama College President’s Indictment Leads to Internal Investigation of Two-Year System

Alabama College President’s Indictment Leads to Internal Investigation of Two-Year System

by Associated Press |
MONTGOMERY Ala. Two-year colleges chancellor Bradley Byrne said n internal investigation has b [...] Read more
System Allows Credits to Transfer Between Ivy Tech, Universities

System Allows Credits to Transfer Between Ivy Tech, Universities

by Associated Press |
INDIANAPOLIS A system that allows community-college students to transfer credits to the state [...] Read more
Conference: Community Colleges May Be Best Hope to Close Achievement Gap

Conference: Community Colleges May Be Best Hope to Close Achievement Gap

by Angela P. Dodson | June 14, 2007
Minority, low-income students continue to be left behind academically. [...] Read more
Former Pima Community College Student Educates Immigrants

Former Pima Community College Student Educates Immigrants

by Associated Press | June 7, 2007
TUCSON, Ariz. Ruth Tapia is giving back to her community an act that fulfills her need to help [...] Read more
Mass. Governor Promises Free Tuition for Community College Students

Mass. Governor Promises Free Tuition for Community College Students

by Associated Press |
BOSTON Gov. Deval Patrick called for an eight-year overhaul of public education last week, se [...] Read more
Community College Backers Criticize University of Montana Plan for Higher Ed Center

Community College Backers Criticize University of Montana Plan for Higher Ed Center

by Associated Press |
MILES CITY, Mont. University of Montana President George Dennison has outlined a preliminary p [...] Read more
NISOD Conference Attracts Record Number of Attendees

NISOD Conference Attracts Record Number of Attendees

by David Pluviose | June 1, 2007
AUSTIN, Texas A record 2,300 attendees from community colleges across the nation descended on [...] Read more
Community Colleges May Be Best Hope to Close Achievement Gap, Says ETS

Community Colleges May Be Best Hope to Close Achievement Gap, Says ETS

by Angela P. Dodson |
PRINCETON, N.J. Community colleges are the “last, best hope” for closing the achievement [...] Read more
Low Percentage of Latino Students Transfer From Community Colleges to Four-Year Universities, UCLA Study Shows

Low Percentage of Latino Students Transfer From Community Colleges to Four-Year Universities, UCLA Study Shows

by Associated Press |
LOS ANGELES Although a majority of Latino students in California are enrolled in the communit [...] Read more
Tenn. Bill Seeks to Reduce Costs of College Textbooks

Tenn. Bill Seeks to Reduce Costs of College Textbooks

by Associated Press | May 30, 2007
CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. A bill moving through the Legislature would require the University of Tenn [...] Read more

New Ivy Tech Community College President Visiting Campuses Across Indiana

by Associated Press |
SELLERSBURG, Ind. Ivy Tech Community College’s incoming president has spent much of his time [...] Read more

Prosecutors File No Charges in Case of Calif. College Alleged Gang Rape

by Associated Press | May 23, 2007
SAN JOSE, Calif. Santa Clara County prosecutors announced Monday they have declined to file c [...] Read more