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2016 September 20 - 07:06 am

Plan Would Train Workers for Jobs in High-Demand Fields

“I am concerned that Republicans on the committee are allowing politics to prevent us from moving forward with this common-sense initiative to fill jobs at growing companies and help close the opportunity gap for New Hampshire’s children and families,” she said in a statement.
2016 September 20 - 06:18 am
The Community College of Rhode Island and other institutions will now have to achieve certain goals in order to get more funding. The goals include getting students to graduate on time and increasing how many are getting degrees in highdemand and high-wage fields.
2016 August 18 - 10:29 am
construction of a new campus in or near downtown Lincoln. The current east Lincoln campus would be focused on technical training. Learning centers would be built or otherwise placed in Falls City, Hebron, Nebraska City, Plattsmouth, Wahoo and York..
2016 August 18 - 10:29 am
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Delgado Community College has entered into an agreement with Fiat Chrysler Automobiles and the National Coalition of Certification Centers to offer Fiat Chrysler brandspecific training to Delgado students beginning in the fall..
2016 August 18 - 10:29 am
CLAREMONT, N.H. (AP) — The registered nursing program at River Valley Community College has been reaccredited for a period of five years after it was stripped of its certification in August 2013..
2016 August 18 - 10:29 am

Law Excludes Offenders from Many State-Licensed Occupations

The question the organization added 10 years ago still asks about misdemeanors and felonies, though schools have the option to suppress that information, Aba Blankson said. The Common App communications director said some colleges and universities overlook responses to the criminal history question at the beginning of the application process.
2016 July 27 - 05:34 pm

Students Required To Take 15 Credits for Scholarship Aid

The change comes after the Mississippi Postsecondary Education Financial Assistance Board modified the definition of a full-time student for the purposes of receiving state financial aid from 12 credit hours to 15 credit hours. The board approved the change June 1.
2016 July 27 - 04:44 pm

Long Beach CC President Will Be First Latino To Head Nation’s Largest System

“As a California native and a product of a California community college, I am honored and humbled to be given the opportunity to lead the largest and most diverse system of higher education in the nation,” Oakley said in a statement. “I wish to thank the Board of Governors, Governor Brown and the people of California for expressing their faith in me.
2016 July 27 - 04:08 pm
month of June visiting the school’s campuses across Indiana. She says she made the tour to learn more about faculty members’ challenges and concerns. College Creates $7 Million Fund For Health Care.
2016 July 20 - 04:27 pm
Supporters say Ellspermann, who was a rapidly rising star in the state GOP, is eminently qualified. She holds a doctorate in industrial engineering and ran her own consulting firm before she was elected to the Indiana House in 2010. She was tapped just two years later to join Pence’s gubernatorial ticket.
2016 July 20 - 04:27 pm
James Briles said in his lawsuit that the college failed to accommodate his request for a new roommate when his started exhibiting strange and scary behavior. The roommate, according to the suit, stabbed Briles about a dozen times, causing him to spend six days in a hospital and undergo multiple surgeries.
2016 May 29 - 06:23 pm

System Could Still Hike Tuition For Out-of-State Students

Trustees are, however, permitted to vote in June on whether to increase out-of-state tuition by up to 10 percent at the SUNY doctorategranting university centers that are considered the anchors of the system: the University at Albany, Binghamton University, Stony Brook University and the University at Buffalo.

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