2017 July 10 - 04:44 pm

Concrete Workshop Designed To Fit Work Workforce Needs

Of the eight students, some came from the Bristol Station Residential Reentry Center, a program for those transitioning out of the prison system. Other students are now on parole or are simply unemployed and looking for a new trade..
2017 July 10 - 04:44 pm

Population Growth, Jobs in Nearby States Strain State’s Nurse Supply

In contrast, south-central Idaho is seeing a surplus of nurses who provide basic medical care in hospitals and nursing homes because of the College of Southern Idaho’s program that produces licensed practical and vocational nurses. For example, the college produced 47 licensed.
2017 July 10 - 04:44 pm

A Summary Listing of Higher-Ed-Related News from Around The Nation

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — A former Lincoln Lane Community College employee has been sentenced to more than two years in prison for taking almost $700,000 from the college..
2017 July 10 - 04:44 pm

Funding Program Named after Former RI Senator Targeted for Large Cuts

Trump’s $4.1 trillion budget proposal generally makes deep cuts in safety net programs, including Medicaid, the Children’s Health Insurance Program and Social Security’s disability program. The White House has said its budget would put the country back on track for a healthy economy.
2017 July 10 - 04:44 pm

A Look at Campus Life at Various Community and Junior Colleges

High school students are getting the opportunity to explore health sciences at three higher learning institutions and a local medical center. East Central Alabama Area Health Education Center is hosting its second annual health careers enrichment program known as Medi-Camp.
2017 July 10 - 04:44 pm

A Summary Listing of Faculty Activities at Colleges Around the Nation

Peyré, who holds a PhD in Political Science and International Relations from the University of Toulouse, has led his students in virtual video conference exchanges with DCCC students for more than a decade. “The world is now interconnected like never before.
2017 July 10 - 04:44 pm

Average Annual Cost To Exceed $3,000 for First Time

Each of the independently governed colleges will raise tuition, even though some schools traditionally have increased tuition every other year. Colleges started the current budget with $265 million in state funding, but after a series of cuts will start next year with $237 million.
2017 July 10 - 04:44 pm

Trump’s Proposed 50 Percent Cut Would Affect 300,000 Students

“Broadly speaking, it’s going to make it more difficult for students and their parents to afford college,” said Daniel T. Madzelan, assistant vice president at the American Council on Education. “It’s pretty clear that this administration is cutting on the discretionary domestic side for fund increases on the defense side of the budget.
2017 July 10 - 04:44 pm

Higher-Ed Leaders Who Have Been Recently Appointed or Promoted

SCTCC as the vice president of administration and chief financial officer since 2000, and has also served as acting president (2005). Previous roles have included serving in the Office of the Legislative Auditor and the Office of the State Auditor.
2017 July 10 - 04:44 pm

A Summary Listing of Honors and Awards at Colleges Around the Nation

innovative teaching in s c i e n c e , biology and STEM. The 1998 Illinois Math and Science Academy graduate also demonstrates her passion for these studies through her leadership and involvement in many professional and community organizations dedicated to science education.
2017 July 10 - 04:44 pm

Nearly 160,000 Students Being Urged To Return to Campus

Census figures show 29 percent of Mississippians older than 25 have a two-year or four-year college degree, but another 23 percent attended college and never earned a degree. Gov. Phil Bryant, who is backing the effort, said when it was announced in November that a better-qualified workforce would help the state’s economy and raise incomes.
2017 July 10 - 04:44 pm

A Summary Listing of Grants and Gifts at Colleges Around the Nation

The new facility will be shared with the college, allowing expansion of college programs in the performing arts. The academy is a specialized, public high school program that concentrates heavily on the performing arts, including dance, music, and theatre, serving students in 9th-12th grades from all of Ocean County.
2017 July 10 - 04:44 pm

How Faculty and Administrators Can Boost Job Satisfaction

and other publications have reported widely and often on faculty dissatisfaction with administrative leadership or, conversely, administrators’ frustration with faculty dissension, both of which have publicly surfaced at community colleges in Tennessee.
2017 July 10 - 04:44 pm

Justices Decline To Review Lower Court’s Rejection of Mandatory Drug-Testing

The college, based in Linn in central Missouri, has insisted that fostering a drug-free environment amounted to a “special need” justifying departure from the usual warrant and probablecause requirements. The American Civil Liberties Union countered that such universal drug testing was unconstitutionally invasive.
2017 June 13 - 03:08 pm
Students from Interboro and Penn Wood high schools were recognized this week for completing Delaware County Community College’s.
2017 June 13 - 03:08 pm
legal service has made him passionate about becoming an attorney who can serve those who need it most. “The 29 Who Shine honorees are exceptional student leaders who saw a way to improve something and acted on it, and for that we are grateful. They are a credit to the colleges and universities they attend.
2017 June 13 - 03:08 pm
which identify and provide services for individuals from disadvantaged backgrounds. TRIO helps lowincome individuals, first-generation college students, and individuals with disabilities progress through the academic pipeline from middle school to post-baccalaureate programs.
2017 June 13 - 03:08 pm
July 29, Aug 1, 2017 NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF COLLEGE AND UNIVERSITY BUSINESS OFFICERS NACUBO.

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