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Community College Week - VOLUME 26, No. 18

Monday, April 14, 2014
Adjunct Faculty: Awaiting An Invitation

Colleges urged to embrace part-time professors as full partners in advancing student success

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Community College Week - VOLUME 26, No. 17

Monday, March 31, 2014
Honing anEconomic Engine

Amid a jobs boom, Louisiana taps community and technical colleges to lead an aggressive workforce development program

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Community College Week - VOLUME 26, No. 16

Monday, March 17, 2014
Dreaming While Wide Awake

With Congress unable to pass the DREAM Act, states and philanthropists step in to improve college access for undocumented students.

Page 6



Community College Week - VOLUME 26, No. 15

Monday, March 03, 2014
Learning in a Virtual World

Colorado colleges employ game-based and immersive learning
to boost student engagement

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Community College Week - VOLUME 26, No. 14

Monday, February 17, 2014
Up Means Down

Two City Colleges of Chicago schools rank among the fastest-growing in the country.
Page 6

Analysis: Enrollment shrinks as the economy improves and GDP grows
Page 7



Community College Week - VOLUME 26, No. 13

Monday, February 03, 2014
Revving Up Drones

Seeing vast jobs potential, colleges are developing programs in unmanned aerial vehicle systems

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Community College Week - VOLUME 26, No. 12

Monday, January 20, 2014
Replenishing the Classroom

Colleges work to recruit and train a new generation of teachers

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Community College Week - VOLUME 26, No. 11

Monday, January 06, 2014
Florida’s Grand Remedial Ed Experiment

College students in Florida will decide for themselves whether to take developmental courses

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Community College Week - VOLUME 26, No. 10

Monday, December 23, 2013
2013, Year in Review Special Report


Community College Week - VOLUME 26, No. 9

Monday, December 9, 2013
Ups and Downs

Overall community college enrollment is dropping but some colleges are still managing rapid growth

Page 6



Community College Week - VOLUME 26, No. 8

Monday, November 25, 2013
Adjuncts United

Part-time professors seeking better working conditions are being targeted by union organizers

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Community College Week - VOLUME 26, No. 7

Monday, November 11, 2013
Serving Student Vets

Facing a huge influx of former military members, colleges step up efforts to foster academic success

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Community College Week - VOLUME 26, No. 6

Monday, October 28, 2013
Scientific Inquiries

More colleges offering hands-on research opportunities

Page 6


Community College Week - VOLUME 26, No. 5

Monday, October 14, 2013
Supporting Startups

Colleges Step Up To Help Entrepreneurs

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Community College Week - VOLUME 26, No. 4

Monday, September 30, 2013
Sparking A Debate

Can community colleges be fairly and accurately ranked?

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Community College Week - VOLUME 26, No. 3

Monday, September 16, 2013
A Latino Focus

Single Stop USA aims to help growing ranks of post-traditional students

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Community College Week - VOLUME 26, No. 2

Monday, September 02, 2013
A Financial Help Desk

Pilot program seeks to link needy students to public benefits and short-term financial help

Page 6



Community College Week - VOLUME 26, No. 1

Monday, August 19, 2013
Raising The Bar: Accreditors Demand More Results From Colleges

City College of San Francisco at Center of Debate

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Community College Week - VOLUME 25, No. 26

Monday, August 05, 2013
Testing A New Honors Formula

The American Honors program at the Community Colleges of Spokane is showing some promising early results

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Community College Week - VOLUME 25, No. 25

Monday, July 22, 2013
Reinventing City Colleges of Chicago

An ambitious five-year plan is the latest step in the overhaul of one of the country’s largest community college systems

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Community College Week - VOLUME 25, No. 24

Monday, July 08, 2013
Fits and Starts

Lumina report says attainment rates are on the rise.but too slowly

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Community College Week - VOLUME 25, No. 23

Tuesday, June 25, 2013
Upward Bound

Associate degree production shows steady increase

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Community College Week - VOLUME 25, No. 22

Monday, June 10, 2013
Celebrating Success

Commencements put colleges’ vivid diversity on display

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Community College Week - VOLUME 25, No. 21

Monday, May 27, 2013
Defining Skills, Measuring Results

New competency-based associate degree program
rewards students for learning instead of seat time

Page 6



Community College Week - VOLUME 25, No. 20

Monday, May 13, 2013
Opening Access, Reducing Costs

As prices of textbooks skyrocket, colleges join the Open Educational Resources movement

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Community College Week - VOLUME 25, No. 19

Monday, April 29, 2013
Value Added

Colleges turning to voluntary giving to fill funding gaps

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Community College Week - VOLUME 25, No. 18

Monday, April 15, 2013
Engines of Change

Colleges Adapting to Changing Workforce Demands
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Community College Week - VOLUME 25, No. 17

Monday, April 01, 2013
Big Data, Big Dreams

Colleges look to data analytics to boost student pathways

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Community College Week - VOLUME 25, No. 16

Monday, March 18, 2013
Double Trouble

Some dual enrollment programs could fall victim to their own success as enrollment — and costs — skyrocket

Page 6



Community College Week - VOLUME 25, No. 15

Monday, March 04, 2013
Taking A Closer Look

A pioneering study examines the efficacy of high-tech medical simulators

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Community College Week - VOLUME 25, No. 14

Monday, February 18, 2013
DormsBecoming Norm

Growing numbers of community colleges are building residence halls to attract students

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Community College Week - VOLUME 25, No. 13

PELL in Peril

New federal rules are excluding community college students from the bedrock Pell Grant program

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Community College Week - VOLUME 25, No. 12

Monday, January 21, 2013
Testing Innovation

High school and college faculty members collaborate to develop high impact teaching strategies

Page 6



Community College Week - VOLUME 25, No. 11

Monday, January 07, 2013
Apprenticeships Make Comeback

Colleges combine on-the-job training with classroom instruction

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Community College Week - VOLUME 25, No. 10

Monday, December 24, 2012
2012, Year in Review

Community College Week takes a look at the top community college stories of 2012 and the significant trends that defined the year.



Community College Week - VOLUME 25, No. 9

Monday, December 10, 2012
Welcoming MOOCs

Two Massachusetts community colleges are at the heart of an initiative measuring the value of Massive Open Online Courses

Page 6



Community College Week - VOLUME 25, No. 8

Monday, November 26, 2012
Growing Together

Fast-growing regions help their colleges buck downward enrollment trend

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Community College Week - VOLUME 25, No. 7

Monday, November 12, 2012
Traditional Meets Contemporary

The new Bronx Community College library blends books with computers, combining digital data and ancient texts
Page 6



Community College Week - VOLUME 25, No. 6

Monday, October 29, 2012
Powering Nuclear Education

A Florida college spearheads drive to standardize training of nuclear technicians

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Community College Week - VOLUME 25, No. 5

Monday, October 15, 2012
Charting Different Paths

On higher education, presidential candidates share many goals but differ on how best to reach them

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Community College Week - VOLUME 25, No. 4

Monday, October 1, 2012
Recipes for Success

Ten colleges compete for top prize from Aspen Institute

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Community College Week - VOLUME 25, No. 3

Monday, September 17, 2012
Papers, Please

Initiative gives young illegal immigrants chance to work, study in America ,

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Community College Week - VOLUME 25, No. 2

Monday, September 03, 2012
Erasing Placement Tests

Long Beach City College leads movement to scrap standardized admissions tests in favor of student transcripts

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Community College Week - VOLUME 25, No. 1

Monday, August 20, 2012
Building From Scratch

CUNY’s New Community College launches experiment aimed at boosting student success
Page 6



Community College Week - VOLUME 24, No. 26

Monday, August 06, 2012
Keeping The Mission Alive

An accreditation crisis in San Francisco raises questions about the role of community colleges in an age of accountability

Page 6



Community College Week - VOLUME 24, No. 25

Monday, July 23, 2012
The Great American CollegeSmoke-Out

Colleges of all kinds are banning tobacco in all its forms
Page 6



Community College Week - VOLUME 24, No. 23

Monday, June 25, 2012
Hats Off to Grads

Community college commencements illustrate diverse paths to graduation

Page 6



Community College Week - VOLUME 24, No. 22

Monday, June 11, 2012
Top 100 Associate Degree Producers, 2012

Top associate degree producers also offer four-year degrees

Page 6



Community College Week - VOLUME 24, No. 21

Monday, May 28, 2012
A Man For All Seasons

As he readies for retirement, the lasting legacy of John E. Roueche is secure
Page 6



Community College Week - VOLUME 24, No. 20

Monday, May 14, 2012
Banding Together To Boost Internet Visibility

Bid launched to help community colleges compete with for-profit giants
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Community College Week - VOLUME 24, No. 19

Monday, April 30, 2012
Charting A New Path

New measures promise a more accurate snapshot of community colleges
Page 6



Community College Week - VOLUME 24, No. 18

Monday, April 16, 2012
Special Report:
Workforce Education

Taking Control

With job vacancies looming, colleges work with FAA
to train air traffic controllers

Page 6



Community College Week - VOLUME 24, No. 17

Monday, April 02, 2012
Golden Straits

Already burdened by huge spending cuts, California community colleges now struggle with reform

Page 6



Community College Week - VOLUME 24, No. 16

Monday, March 19, 2012
Pell Power

New studies show how the federal Pell Grant program benefits rural community colleges and students
Page 6



Community College Week - VOLUME 24, No. 15

Monday, March 05, 2012
Community colleges Get Hawkish On Research

Colleges look to undergraduate research to improve science instruction and achievement

Page 6



Community College Week - VOLUME 24, No. 14

Monday, February 20, 2012
Ring That Bell

More states are rewarding colleges for academic outcomes instead of enrollment

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Community College Week - VOLUME 24, No. 13

Monday, February 06, 2012
Model Behavior

High success rates at the Tennessee Technology Centers draw notice from community colleges

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Community College Week - VOLUME 24, No. 12

Monday, January 23, 2012
Beyond The Horizon

Community colleges get creative in crafting programs to educate teachers in the STEM fields

Page 6



Community College Week - VOLUME 24, No. 11

Monday, January 09, 2012
TechnicalDifficulties

Survey finds colleges struggling to meet demand in high-tech, high-wage fields

Page 6



Community College Week - VOLUME 24, No. 10

Monday, December 26, 2011
Looking Back at 2011

Community College Week highlights the major stories
in it’s Year in Review Issue

Page 6


Community College Week - VOLUME 24, No. 9

Monday, December 12, 2011
Hear Their Voices

Essays authored by community college students underscore the essential role faculty members play in fostering student success

Page 6



Community College Week - VOLUME 24, No. 8

Monday, November 28, 2011
Headed Down

After years of rapid growth fueled by recession,
college enrollments
are slowing

Page 6



Community College Week - VOLUME 24, No. 7

Monday, November 14, 2011
Duty Bound

Colleges lend support to growing ranks of student veterans
Page 6



Community College Week - VOLUME 24, No. 6

Monday, October 31, 2011
Solving The Equation

Achieving the Dream colleges improve developmental math outcomes

Page 6



Community College Week - VOLUME 24, No. 5

Monday, October 17, 2011
Making Connections

A new initiative mines real-time labor market data to help colleges quickly respond to local needs

Page 6



Community College Week - VOLUME 24, No. 4

Monday, October 03, 2011
Seeking The Right Mix

The economic hopes of a region are embodied in a college’s new nanotechnology program

Page 6


Community College Week - VOLUME 24, No. 3

Monday, September 19, 2011
SPECIAL HISPANIC FOCUS: Rising Together

The number of HSIs is increasing, and so are the ranks of Hispanic college students

Page 6



Community College Week - VOLUME 24, No. 2

Monday, September 05, 2011
Rising From 9/11

Borough of Manhattan Community College rebuilds after terror attacks
Page 6



Community College Week - VOLUME 24, No. 1

Monday, August 22, 2011
SPECIAL REPORT: ACADEMIC KICKOFF 2011-12

Starting On the Right Foot

Intensive First Year Experience programs seek to set students on path to academic success
Page 6



Community College Week - VOLUME 23, No. 26

Monday, August 08, 2011
Outlook Uncertain

Congressional budget haggling imperils
the future of the Pell Grant program

Page 6


Community College Week - VOLUME 23, No. 25

Monday, July 25, 2011
Out of Reach?

Costs at community colleges are rising much faster than family incomes,
undermining access and completion

Page 6



Community College Week - VOLUME 23, No. 24

Monday, July 11, 2011
Turning to Technology
The Next Generation Learning Challenges initiative seeks out innovative ways technology can boost collegereadiness
and completion

Page 6



Community College Week - VOLUME 23, No. 23

Monday, June 27, 2011
Fixing the Jobs Mismatch

The Skills for America’s Future initiative aims to forge partnerships between colleges and employers

Page 6


Community College Week - VOLUME 23, No. 22

Monday, June 13, 2011
Top 100 Associate Degree Producers, 2011

Students crowd into college health care programs despite tight job market
Page 6



Community College Week - VOLUME 23, No. 21

Monday, May 30, 2011
Reframing The Debate

For-profit college advocates strike back as new rule nears

Page 6



Community College Week - VOLUME 23, No. 20

Monday, May 16, 2011
The Vanishing Classroom

Traditional classrooms fade away
as online education changes teaching
and learning

Page 6



Community College Week - VOLUME 23, No. 19

Monday, May 02, 2011
New Day In New Orleans

New AACC President Walter G. Bumphus sounds a populist tone at annual convention

Page 6



Community College Week - VOLUME 23, No. 18

Monday, April 18, 2011
Securing The Future

A new College of DuPage facility symbolizes a fresh approach to homeland security training

Page 6



Community College Week - VOLUME 23, No. 17

Monday, April 04, 2011
Learning By Serving

Service learning benefits both colleges and their communities

Page 6



Community College Week - VOLUME 23, No. 16

Monday, March 21, 2011
Clambering For Jobs

A quick response training program moves displaced workers into jobs in St. Louis

Page 6



Community College Week - VOLUME 23, No. 15

Monday, March 07, 2011
Capitol Cutbacks

College trustees come calling on a Congress dominated by
budget-cutters.

Page 6



Community College Week - VOLUME 23, No. 14

Monday, February 21, 2011
Finding a Formula
Colleges seek ways to boost the success of minorities in stem fields

Page 6



Community College Week - VOLUME 23, No. 13

Monday, February 07, 2011
Budget Battles Blooming

A call to close four Texas community colleges puts the spotlight on difficult funding issues ahead
Page 6



Community College Week - VOLUME 23, No. 12

Monday, January 24, 2011
Starting Early

Community colleges take the lead in training early childhood educators
Page 6



Community College Week - VOLUME 23, No. 11

Monday, January 10, 2011
A Dream Deferred

Prospects for reviving the Dream Act and undertaking other community college
initiatives in 2011 look bleak

Page 6


Community College Week - VOLUME 23, No. 10

Monday, December 27, 2010
Year in Review

The federal focus on for-profit colleges ranks as the top community college story of 2010
Page 6


Community College Week - VOLUME 23, No. 9

Monday, December 13, 2010
Changing Of the Guard

The American Association of Community Colleges undergoes a transition in leadership
Page 6



Community College Week - VOLUME 23, No. 8

Monday, November 29, 2010
Special Report: Fastest-GrowingCommunity Colleges

Looking Toward Completion

Colleges focus on completion agenda as enrollment continues climb

Page 6



Community College Week - VOLUME 23, No. 7

Monday, November 15, 2010
More and Less

Survey forecasts rising enrollments and shrinking budgets in the year ahead
Page 6




Community College Week - VOLUME 23, No. 6

Monday, November 01, 2010
Upward and Onward

Colleges at forefront of sustainability movement are sharing their successes
Page 6



Community College Week - VOLUME 23, No. 5

Monday, October 18, 2010
Uncertain Summit

White House elevates nation’s community colleges, but problems persist
Page 6



Community College Week - VOLUME 23, No. 4

Monday, October 04, 2010
High Hopes

Cooke Foundation transfer students ascending to top colleges
Page 6


Community College Week - VOLUME 23, No. 3

Monday, September 20, 2010
Closing The Gap

Hispanic students are growing in number as colleges struggle to help them reach their educational goals

Page 6


Community College Week - VOLUME 23, No. 2

Monday, September 06, 2010
Leading By Example

The leader colleges named by Achieving the Dream make progress by drilling deep into data

Page 6


Community College Week - VOLUME 23, No. 1

Monday, August 23, 2010
New Campus, New Mission

Colleges in Virginia and Louisiana open new facilities and assume central roles in boosting the economies of their regions

Page 6


Community College Week - VOLUME 22, No. 26

Monday, August 09, 2010
Summer Sessions

Record enrollment keeps college campuses busy during normally dormant summer months

Page 6


Community College Week - VOLUME 22, No. 25

Tuesday, July 27, 2010
Presenting: THE CLASS OF 2010

Prominent commencement speakers stress growing role of community colleges.

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Community College Week - VOLUME 22, No. 24

Monday, July 12, 2010
Reaching For The Green

Institutions like Columbia Gorge Community College are leading the way in developing green energy programs
Page 6


Community College Week - VOLUME 22, No. 23

Monday, June 28, 2010
Green Hurdles

A new report finds colleges struggling
to develop green energy programs
Page 6


Community College Week - VOLUME 22, No. 22

Monday, June 14, 2010
The Rise Of The For-Profits

The University of Phoenix Online Campus solidifies its status as the nation’s top producer of associate degrees

Page 6


Community College Week - VOLUME 22, No. 21

Monday, May 31, 2010
Seeking Solutions
for Remedial Ed

The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation is leading a drive to improve developmental education at community colleges

Page 6


Community College Week - VOLUME 22, No. 20

Monday, May 17, 2010
Prepping for The Touch Screen Generation

Even as enrollment surges in distance education programs, colleges look to future
Page 6


Community College Week - VOLUME 22, No. 19

Monday, May 03, 2010
Looking For A Brighter Future

The Community College of Rhode Island is thrust to the center of the state’s economic revival
Page 6


Community College Week - VOLUME 22, No. 18

Saturday, April 17, 2010
The Newest At Risk Population

Growing legions of displaced workers test the ability of colleges to identify new career paths
Page 6


Community College Week - VOLUME 22, No. 17

Monday, April 05, 2010
Attending toEntering Students

A new study outlines steps colleges can take to help students through their critical first year

Page 6


Community College Week - VOLUME 22, No. 16

Monday, March 22, 2010
Not Just Fun and Games

Computer game design becomes a serious academic pursuit
Page 6


Community College Week - VOLUME 22, No. 15

Monday, March 08, 2010
A Rural Reckoning

Rural community colleges are calling attention to their unique attributes and challenges

Page 6


Community College Week - VOLUME 22, No. 14

Monday, February 22, 2010
Animals Need Health Care Too

As demand for vet techs spikes, college veterinary technology programs thrive

Page 6


Community College Week - VOLUME 22, No. 13

Monday, February 08, 2010
The Unkindest Cuts

As states debate budgets, higher education spending is being battered by the economic downturn

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Community College Week - VOLUME 22, No. 12

Tuesday, January 25, 2010
Repackaged for the Classroom

Colleges help professionals make the transition to teaching careers
Page 6


Community College Week - VOLUME 22, No. 11

Sunday, January 10, 2010
Stepping Over the Line?

Enrollment at for-profit colleges is growing fast, but with the growth comes added scrutiny

Page 6


Community College Week - VOLUME 22, No. 10

Monday, December 28, 2009
2009:YEAR IN REVIEW

CCWeek’s top ten stories: presidential initiative thrusts community colleges into national spotlight and heads the list

Page 6


Community College Week - VOLUME 22, No. 9

Monday, December 14, 2009
Clearing a Path For Transfers

A study of six Texas community colleges provides encouraging clues on how to help community college students transfer to four-year schools
Page 6


Community College Week - VOLUME 22, No. 8

Monday, November 30, 2009
Campus Crowds: Economic Downturn Fans Enrollment Uptick

Across the country, community college enrollment is rising sharply, especially among younger students
Page 6


Community College Week - VOLUME 22, No. 7

Monday, November 16, 2009
HigherAnd Higher

The national recession has done little to slow the steady upward climb of college tuition and fees
Page 6


Community College Week - VOLUME 22, No. 6

Monday, November 02, 2009
Retraining Close To Home

It may be a global economy, but colleges are going local in devising workforce development programs

Page 6


Community College Week - VOLUME 22, No. 5

Wednesday, October 19, 2009
Getting Less, Doing More

A new survey finds that even as financial resources recede, community colleges are confronting a flood of new demands

Page 6


Community College Week - VOLUME 22, No. 4

Monday, October 05, 2009
Embracing Green IT

Colleges are working to minimize the impact of their computer operations to save money and conserve energy
Page 6


Community College Week - VOLUME 22, No. 3

Monday, September 21, 2009
Vets Fall in Line

Colleges welcome a new generation of military undergraduates receiving benefits under the Post 9-11 GI Bill
Page 6


Community College Week - VOLUME 22, No. 2

Monday, September 07, 2009
DC’s Own

A new community college in the District of Columbia opens its doors.
Page 6


Community College Week - VOLUME 22, No. 1

Monday, August 24, 2009
Calling All Colleges

President Obama’s $12 billion community college initiative puts two-year schools at the center of the nation’s economic recovery plans.

Page 6


Community College Week - VOLUME 21, No. 24

Monday, August 10, 2009
Shredding the Golden State

California’s budget crisis is eroding the open access mission of the state’s vaunted community colleges.

Page 6


Community College Week - VOLUME 21, No. 23

Monday, July 27, 2009
ConventionalWisdom

Higher Ed Professional Associations Scramble As Faltering Economy Saps Membership, Attendance
Page 6


Community College Week - VOLUME 21, No. 22

Monday, July 13, 2009
Gearing Up ForThe Future

Even as automakers struggle, high-tech automobile
technician programs are thriving at community colleges
Page 6


Community College Week - VOLUME 21, No. 21.1

Monday, June 29, 2009
Guns on Campus: The Debate to Carry Continues

Lawmakers face growing pressure to lift bans on carrying concealed firearms on college campuses,
Page 6


Community College Week - VOLUME 21, No. 21

Monday, June 15, 2009
TOP 100 Associate Degree Producers, 2009 Edition

Florida colleges are prolific producers of graduates, but schools are feeling squeezed by the sagging economy.
Page 6


Community College Week - VOLUME 21, No. 20

Monday, June 01, 2009
Standing up for Tenure

Tenured professors are vanishing from community college campuses, and nowhere is the trend more apparent than in Kentucky

Page 6


Community College Week - VOLUME 21, No. 19

Monday, May 18, 2009
Social Functions

Can social networking like Twitter be used to deliver higher ed content in the virtual environment?

Page 6


Community College Week - VOLUME 21, No. 18

Monday, May 04, 2009
The New Face of Community Colleges

Martha J. Kanter, first two-year college leader named to nation’s top higher ed job, sets sights on access issues
Page 6


Community College Week - VOLUME 21, No. 17

Thursday, April 23, 2009
Working Late

The economic crisis has colleges retooling offerings for older students seeking to stay in the workforce
Page 6


Community College Week - VOLUME 21, No. 16

Monday, April 06, 2009
Striding Toward a Tuition-Free Career Change

Colleges are opening their doors as never before to help workers displaced by the economic crisis

Page 6


Community College Week - VOLUME 21, No. 15

Monday, March 23, 2009
Measuring Up

Community colleges look for new metrics of success
Page 6


Community College Week - VOLUME 21, No. 14

Tuesday, March 10, 2009
Growing A Green Campus

Leading by example: Community colleges embrace sustainable energy technologies.

Page 6


Community College Week - VOLUME 21, No. 13

Monday, February 23, 2009
Colleges at Center of A Stimulating Struggle

The debate over higher education spending in President Obama’s economic stimulus package exposes a critical need for more support for community colleges

Page 6


Community College Week - VOLUME 21, No. 12

Monday, February 09, 2009
State of the Adjunct

The growing reliance on part-time instructors revives persisten questions about the quality of instruction

Page 6


Community College Week - VOLUME 21, No. 11

Monday, January 26, 2009
Full STEM Ahead

Boosting math and science achievement is goal of collaborations between colleges and school districts

Page 6


Community College Week - VOLUME 21, No. 10

Tuesday, January 13, 2009
A Friendly Face

Community college leaders are welcoming new second lady Jill Biden to
Washington as one of their own

Page 6


Community College Week - VOLUME 21, No. 9

Monday, December 15, 2008
A Second Look

New Jersey’s groundbreaking community college merit
scholarship program undergoes a legislative overhaul

Page 6


Community College Week - VOLUME 21, No. 8

Saturday, November 29, 2008
Getting Crowded

Enrollments surge as resources shrink in a faltering economy

Page 6


Community College Week - VOLUME 21, No. 7

Sunday, November 16, 2008
Welcome No More

Community colleges unwillingly find themselves in the middle of a fight over whether they should close their doors to illegal immigrants
Page 6


Community College Week - VOLUME 21, No. 6

Monday, November 03, 2008
Saving Energy, Boosting Morale

A pair of community colleges finds that going to a four-day workweek is yielding benefits both expected and surprising.
PG. 6


Community College Week - VOLUME 21, No. 5

Monday, October 20, 2008
A Healthy Debate

Is an associate degree enough
for today’s registered nurse?
PG. 6

(Community College Technology Update, 2008 included)


Community College Week - VOLUME 21, No. 4

Monday, October 06, 2008
Election 2008 Educational Ambitions

John McCain and Barack Obama Chart Different Paths Toward
Better College Access and Affordability

PG. 6


Community College Week - VOLUME 21, No. 3

Sunday, September 21, 2008
Driving Forward

South Texas College Key to Region’s Economic Future
PG. 6


Community College Week - VOLUME 21, No. 2

Monday, September 08, 2008
On The Front Lines

New GI Bill has colleges bracing for veterans’ march intoclassrooms.
PG. 6


Community College Week - VOLUME 21, No. 1

Friday, August 29, 2008
Serving The Whole Student
Community colleges are providing a new array of student services to a new generation of students.
PG. 6


Community College Week - VOLUME 20, No. 24

Tuesday, August 12, 2008
STUDENT AID: Uncertain Forecast

Federal loans to students are secure in the short run, but questions remain about their future.
PG. 6


Community College Week - VOLUME 20, No. 23

Sunday, July 27, 2008
What’s cooking?

Community college culinary programs gain currency because of their affordability.

PG. 6


Community College Week - VOLUME 20, No. 22

Wednesday, July 16, 2008
Bonds:
The Critical Currency for Funding Community Colleges

Winning bond elections in times of tight budgets requires community colleges to deploy the full array of political tactics.
Pg. 6


Community College Week - VOLUME 20, No. 21

Monday, June 16, 2008
Top 100 Associate Degree Producers, 2008 Edition

Serving the military through distance education boosts college enrollment.
PG. 6


Community College Week - VOLUME 20, No. 20

Monday, June 02, 2008
No Cancellations

A Florida college sees wide benefits in its guaranteed class policy.
PG. 6


Community College Week - VOLUME 20, No. 19

Wednesday, May 21, 2008
Corralling Free Speech

A legal thicket grows for colleges when campuses establish free speech zones.
PG. 6


Community College Week - VOLUME 20, No. 18

Tuesday, May 06, 2008
Downloading The Portable College

The rise of iTunes U and popularity of tiny media devices are making podcasting an important part of the college experience.
PG. 6


Community College Week - VOLUME 20, No. 17

Monday, April 21, 2008
College Campuses In The spotlight

As economic issues have come to dominate the presidential campaign, community colleges have become locales of choice for the candidates.
PG. 6


Community College Week - VOLUME 20, No. 16

Tuesday, April 08, 2008
The Unyielding Challenge

The need to remediate ill-prepared students continues to bedevil the nation’s community colleges.
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Community College Week - VOLUME 20, No. 15

Sunday, March 23, 2008
Budget Blues

A faltering economy means that state funding for higher education could be slashed.
PG. 6


Community College Week - VOLUME 20, No. 14

Tuesday, March 11, 2008
Change or Perish
Student newspapers at two-year colleges are struggling to survive and adapt in the age of online media. PG. 6


Community College Week - VOLUME 20, No. 13

Monday, February 25, 2008
Career Connections

Technical colleges are striving to earn respect and meet the demands of an evolving economy.
PG. 6


Community College Week - VOLUME 20, No. 12

Tuesday, February 12, 2008
Grey Days

Two-year colleges around the country are creating and expanding programs catering to retiring Baby Boomers.
PG. 6


Community College Week - VOLUME 20, No. 11

Sunday, January 27, 2008
No Community College Left Behind

Community colleges have devised new training programs to meet federal mandates on teacher qualifications. PG. 6



Community College Week - VOLUME 20, No. 10

Where The Candidates Stand

Leading candidates vying to be the next president offer mixed views on how to make a college education more affordable and accessible. PG. 6


Community College Week - VOLUME 20, No. 9

Tuesday, December 18, 2007
Transforming Transfers

New Jersey is the latest state to take action to ensure that community college credits count at four-year colleges.
PG. 6


Community College Week - VOLUME 20, No. 8

Tuesday, December 04, 2007
Counting Heads

Sagging economies, new baccalaureate degrees fuel jumps in college enrollment.
PG. 6


Community College Week - VOLUME 20, No. 7

Tuesday, November 20, 2007
Connecting The Dots

New CCSSE report highlights how best to use the data. Plus: Should Community Colleges Be Ranked?
PG. 6


Community College Week - VOLUME 20, No. 6

Monday, November 05, 2007
Racing Ahead

Some community colleges are finding the keys to winning the competition for talented STEM faculty
PG. 6


Community College Week - VOLUME 20, No. 5

Monday, October 22, 2007
Reaching New Heights

New NCAA rules and younger students mean community college sports programs are on the rise.
PG. 6


Community College Week - VOLUME 20, No. 4

Monday, October 08, 2007
Farming The Big One
Aquatic education programs expanding as demand for fish continues to grow.
PG. 6


Community College Week - VOLUME 20, No. 3

RETHINK, REVISE, RETOOL

Leaders say colleges must alter administrative structures and modify mindsets to keep pace with workforce needs.
PG. 6


Community College Week - VOLUME 20, No. 2

Monday, September 10, 2007
Learning The Trade
As the wine industry seeks more workers, community colleges are offering more winemaking classes.
PG. 6


Community College Week - VOLUME 20, No. 1

Monday, August 27, 2007
Lumina’s Dream Machine
‘Achieving the Dream’ strives for lasting community college improvement.
PG. 6


Community College Week - VOLUME 19, No. 24

Friday, August 17, 2007
California Dreamin' The nation’s largest community college system struggles to move from student access to success.


Community College Week - VOLUME 19, No. 23

Tuesday, July 31, 2007
College field stations provide experiences that can’t be found on campus.


Community College Week - VOLUME 19, No. 22

Monday, July 16, 2007
Community colleges search for new ways to bring in revenue. See how on page 6.


Community College Week - VOLUME 19, No. 21

Monday, June 18, 2007
Special Report
Top 100 Associates Degree Producers of 2007.
Pg. 9


Community College Week - VOLUME 19, No. 20

Monday, June 04, 2007
The Next Big Boom
Experts say that clean-and-green industries could lead to an explosion of jobs - and to a prime workforce-training opportunity for community colleges.
Pg. 6


Community College Week - VOLUME 19, No. 19

Tuesday, May 22, 2007
Enlist and Enroll
Congress wants to boost military enlistment and retention by expanding educational benefits. Will the efforts mean more students on your campus? Find out.
Pg. 6


Community College Week - VOLUME 19, No. 18

Friday, May 04, 2007
Reaching Beyond The Horizon
International borders fall as distance education empolys new technologies.
Pg. 6


Community College Week - VOLUME 19, No. 17

Friday, April 20, 2007
Reshuffling The Deck
Old faces are in new places. Will they up the ante for community colleges?
Pg 6


Community College Week - VOLUME 19, No. 16

Monday, April 9, 2007
Time to Quit
Community colleges join the anti-tobacco movement.
Pg. 6


Community College Week - VOLUME 19, No. 15-2

Monday, March 26, 2007
The Final Four: Community College Style
Two-year colleges have their own version of hoops mania.
Pg. 6


Community College Week - VOLUME 19, No. 14

Monday, March 12, 2007
Renovating For Relevancy
The Education Commission of the States is undergoing an overhaul in order to remain a player in higher education state policy matters.
Pg. 6


Community College Week - VOLUME 19, No. 13

Thursday, February 26, 2007
How Does Your Web site measure up?
A dynamic site is an important tool, but developing one can create a wide web of issues.
Pg. 6


Community College Week - VOLUME 19, No. 12

The Eco-College
How community colleges are working to make themselves over - in green.
Pg. 6


Community College Week - VOLUME 19, No. 11

Monday, January 29, 2006
Pathways TO Teacher Certification
Untraditional educators head to classrooms with help from community colleges.
Pg. 6


Community College Week - VOLUME 19, No. 10

Monday, January 15, 2007
Featured in this issue:

With Democrats in control of Congress and higher Education spending, educators are asking ... What's Next?


Community College Week - VOLUME 19, No. 9

Monday, December 18, 2006
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Forging Honorable Engagements
Annual survey offers clues on how to increase student participation and improve learning.
Page 6


Community College Week - VOLUME 19, No. 8

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Coping With The Big Numbers
which community colleges are growing the most?
Pg. 6


Community College Week - VOLUME 19, No. 7

Monday, November 20, 2006
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Questions Ballooning About Grade Inflation
Two-year colleges can’t claim immunity from grade-enhancing pressures.
Pg. 6


Community College Week - VOLUME 19, No. 6

Monday, November 06, 2006
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New Job Description
Community college faculty members say they have a longer list of responsibilties. What can colleges do to help recruit and retain those who are up to the task? Find out.
Pg. 6


Community College Week - VOLUME 19, No. 5

Monday, October 23, 2006
Featured in this issue: Investment In Innovation
Community colleges nationwide are being called upon to take a greater role in science education
Pg. 6


Community College Week - VOLUME 19, No. 4

Monday, October 9, 2006
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How Safe is Your Campus?

Lessons learned from Dawson, Duquesne and other high-profile campus shootings. Pg. 6


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Monday, September 25, 2006
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Monday, September 11, 2006
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