Community Colleges - Higher Education
Judge concerned about plea deal in Alabama junior college probe

Judge concerned about plea deal in Alabama junior college probe

by Associated Press | June 28, 2007
BIRMINGHAM Ala. A federal judge refused to accept a plea agreement with an Auburn businessman [...] Read more

Luna Community College names interim president

by Associated Press |
LAS VEGAS N.M. A former Northern New Mexico Community College president is now interim preside [...] Read more
Board approves tuition hike at community colleges

Board approves tuition hike at community colleges

by Associated Press | June 27, 2007
FAIRFIELD Maine Tuition at the state's seven community colleges will go up by 2.5 percent next [...] Read more
Tuition hike at community colleges eyed

Tuition hike at community colleges eyed

by Associated Press | June 26, 2007
FAIRFIELD Maine Trustees of the Maine Community College System are expected to consider a tuit [...] Read more
2 Ark. schools want to switch bonds to cover nursing school costs

2 Ark. schools want to switch bonds to cover nursing school costs

by Associated Press | June 25, 2007
LITTLE ROCK Two Arkansas universities want to shift money set aside by a statewide bond issue [...] Read more
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
System Allows Credits to Transfer Between Ivy Tech, Universities

System Allows Credits to Transfer Between Ivy Tech, Universities

by Associated Press | June 19, 2007
INDIANAPOLIS A system that allows community-college students to transfer credits to the state [...] 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 |
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
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