Community Colleges - Higher Education

At Innovation Conference, Poverty Among Issues Discussed

by | February 26, 2019
The League for Innovation in the Community College—an international nonprofit focused on stud [...] Read more

Cuomo to Propose Statewide Child Care Program at Community Colleges

by | February 22, 2019
New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo is planning on asking lawmakers to approve a proposal that would giv [...] Read more

New Effort Focuses on Increasing Community College Success for Women Students

by | February 20, 2019
Achieving the Dream is teaming up with the Biden Foundation to spearhead a bold, new initiative [...] Read more

Legislative Summit Urges Community College Leaders to Advocate

by | February 12, 2019
There’s a lot of important legislative and policy change afoot in higher education in 2019, a [...] Read more

Pathways to Law School Program is Yielding Success Stories

by Lydia Lum | February 8, 2019
Launched in 2014, the initiative aims to diversify the legal profession by targeting members of [...] Read more

In Support of Rural Higher Education, Economic Diversity and Democracy

by Yves Salomon-Fernández | February 5, 2019
As a community college, our student body is diverse. It reflects the real world. As part of my [...] Read more

Report Outlines Persistence of Community College Transfer Students

by | January 15, 2019
A new report from the Jack Kent Cooke Foundation (JKCF) aims to dispel misperceptions about the [...] Read more

Environmental Advocate, Scholar Receives Educator of the Year Award

by | January 12, 2019
Dr. Tara Jo Holmberg, an environmental advocate and scholar, was named the 2018 New England For [...] Read more

Black Student Athletes Sue Community College District After Cutting Football Program

by | January 10, 2019
Eleven African-American student athletes have filed a federal lawsuit against the Maricopa Coun [...] Read more

CUNY Researchers to Study Community College to 4-Year Institution Transfer

by | January 6, 2019
Researchers from the City University of New York (CUNY) have received a $550,000 award from the [...] Read more

Achieving the Dream Celebrates 15 Years with DREAM Conference in February

by | January 5, 2019
Since 2004, Achieving the Dream (ATD) – a national, nonprofit leading organization that has h [...] Read more

Community College of Rhode Island Faculty Protest Shorter Winter Session

by | January 3, 2019
Community College of Rhode Island (CCRI) faculty held a demonstration on the campus earlier thi [...] Read more

NOVA’s Outgoing President Reflects on Tenure and Appointment as President of Wake Tech

by | January 2, 2019
Dr. Scott Ralls, who is currently the president of Northern Virginia Community College, also kn [...] Read more

Faculty Bring Women, Gender and Sexuality Studies to LaGuardia Community College

by | December 13, 2018
With shifting notions of gender and sexuality, ongoing discussions about reproductive rights an [...] Read more

Report: Aligning K-12 and Community Colleges for Student Success

by | November 29, 2018
Accelerate academic transitions, extend navigational supports and serve as career bridges are t [...] Read more