Posts tagged: Community Colleges - Diverse

Rural Regional College Approved for Northwest Pennsylvania

by Associated Press | May 29, 2017
WARREN, Pa. — State education officials have given the green light for an educational institu [...] Read more

Texas Might Increase Number of Community Colleges Offering Bachelor’s Degrees

by Catherine Morris | May 25, 2017
The Texas state legislature is considering expanding the number of community colleges that offe [...] Read more

Study: Reduced Community College Tuition Not Impacting 4-year Enrollment

by Lydia Lum |
A recent study found that a steep drop in community college tuition typically sparks significan [...] Read more

Diverse Conversations: Affordability Key to Higher Ed Access

by Matthew Lynch | May 23, 2017
What does it actually take to make higher education accessible to a larger portion of the popul [...] Read more

Tennessee Delivers on its Promise

by Reginald Stuart |
Tennessee may be known for its legendary singers and musicians. Today, however, the state has d [...] Read more

3 African Americans Selected to Lead Community Colleges in N.Y.

by Monica Levitan | May 21, 2017
Three African Americans were recently appointed to lead three community colleges in the state o [...] Read more

Foxx Aims to Modernize Career and Technical Education

by Ya-Marie Sesay | May 16, 2017
U.S. Rep. Virginia Foxx said society should not look down on Career and Technical Education and [...] Read more

Raimondo Says She’s Willing to Scale Back Free Tuition Plan

by Matt O’Brien, Associated Press |
PROVIDENCE, R.I. — Gov. Gina Raimondo said Tuesday she might have to scale back her plan to p [...] Read more

Tennessee Legislature Passes Free Tuition Program

by Adrian Sainz, Associated Press | May 14, 2017
MEMPHIS, Tenn. — Tennessee’s new plan to allow older adults without a college degree or cer [...] Read more

Community Colleges Working Around State Budget Cuts

by Catherine Morris | May 9, 2017
Financial struggles pose a problem for many community colleges, and can be expected to continue [...] Read more

Two Community College Presidents Shattering Stereotypes

by Lydia Lum | May 4, 2017
Rowena Tomaneng and Thuy Thi Nguyen are both new presidents of community colleges who are leadi [...] Read more

Stakeholders Divided Over Accreditation Reform

by Jamaal Abdul-Alim | April 27, 2017
As Congress seeks to reform the accreditation system for institutions of higher education, one [...] Read more

N.Y. College President Heard Blaming Alleged Assault Victim

by Associated Press |
SANBORN, N.Y. — A New York community college president who was recorded disparaging an allege [...] Read more

Hispanic Leadership Pipeline Proving Vital

by Ted Martinez Jr. and Susan A. Herney | April 26, 2017
Programs that prepare Hispanic role models for executive leadership are of increasing importanc [...] Read more

Tennessee Reconnect to Clear Path to Degrees for Adult Learners

by Catherine Morris | April 25, 2017
Adult learners over the age of 24 would be eligible to attend two years of community college tu [...] Read more