Posts tagged: Community Colleges - Diverse

Expert: Lower-income Dual Enrollment Students Need Additional Support

by | September 26, 2017
A new report from the Community College Research Center (CCRC) sheds some light on postsecondar [...] Read more

Idaho Initiative Helps Admit 20,000 Students to College

by Associated Press | September 25, 2017
BOISE, Idaho — The Idaho State Board of Education has announced that more than 20,000 high sc [...] Read more

Advocates: Support Vital for Students From Foster Care System

by | September 20, 2017
When it comes to accessing college, students who have experienced the foster care system have a [...] Read more

Kalamazoo Valley Community College President Plans to Retire

| September 12, 2017
KALAMAZOO, Mich. — The longtime president of Kalamazoo Valley Community College plans to reti [...] Read more

After Decades of Pushing Bachelor’s Degrees, U.S. Needs More Tradespeople

by Matt Krupnick, The Hechinger Report | September 6, 2017
FONTANA, Calif. — At a steel factory dwarfed by the adjacent Auto Club Speedway, Fernando Esp [...] Read more

West Virginia College Gets Eviction Letter Over Rent

by Associated Press | September 4, 2017
SOUTH CHARLESTON, W.Va. — The head of a business park in South Charleston says a community co [...] Read more

Community College System Sets New Graduate Record

| August 30, 2017
VERSAILLES, Ky. — The Kentucky Community and Technical College System says it has set a new h [...] Read more

Maine Community College Tuition Frozen for Upcoming Year

by Associated Press | August 28, 2017
PORTLAND, Maine — Tuition is being frozen at Maine’s seven community colleges for the comin [...] Read more

Rhode Island Joins Free Community College Movement

by Catherine Morris | August 8, 2017
The national “college promise” movement took another step forward last week when Rhode Isla [...] Read more

Santa Fe Community College President to Retire

by Associated Press | August 3, 2017
SANTA FE, N.M. — Santa Fe Community College President Randy Grissom has announced he will ret [...] Read more

Trinity College Loses Donors, Students After Professor’s Posts

by Associated Press | August 1, 2017
HARTFORD, Conn. — The president of a private Connecticut college says several incoming studen [...] Read more

2 Arkansas Community Colleges Merge

by Associated Press |
FORREST CITY, Ark. — A technical institute in eastern Arkansas has merged with a neighboring [...] Read more

Apprenticeship Programs Gaining Momentum

by Jamaal Abdul-Alim | July 30, 2017
President Donald J. Trump and Congress are looking to expand apprenticeship opportunities, laud [...] Read more

Recently Retired President Simpson Forever Open to Change

by Lois Elfman | July 18, 2017
At a time when community colleges are more important than ever in providing access to higher ed [...] Read more

Chicago Nonprofit Provides Support to Illinois College Students

by Catherine Morris | July 16, 2017
One Million Degrees is a Chicago-based foundation that provides support to nearly 700 students [...] Read more