Community Colleges - Higher Education

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

Raising Awareness Around the Impact of Year-Round Pell

by | November 14, 2018
Recent study and survey findings around the impact of year-round Pell (YRP) signal an opportuni [...] Read more

Century Foundation Releases First Report on Community Colleges

by Lois Elfman | October 27, 2018
A new report released late last week examines the critical role that community colleges play in [...] Read more

Survey: Growing Disparity in Backgrounds of Community College Trustees and Students

by | October 24, 2018
Survey results recently published by the Association of Community College Trustees (ACCT) highl [...] Read more

Debra McCurdy Named Baltimore City Community College President

by | October 18, 2018
Dr. Debra McCurdy will assume the role of president of Baltimore City Community College (BCCC) [...] Read more

Inaugural Leadership Conference Empowers Minority Male Students

by | October 16, 2018
Santa Monica College recently hosted an inaugural Men of Color Leadership Conference under the [...] Read more

Community College of Philadelphia and Rutgers-Camden Partner on Dual Admission

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The Community College of Philadelphia (CCP) and Rutgers University-Camden will partner for a cr [...] Read more