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2016 September 20 - 12:00 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 - 12:00 am
The AACC annual meeting is among the largest and most dynamic gatherings of educational leaders, attracting over 2,000 community college presidents and senior administrators, as well as international educators, representatives of business/industry and federal agencies.
2016 August 18 - 12:00 am
The League’s STEMtech Conference brings you the best of STEM, analytics, big data, advanced technology, and learning management architecture. Join colleagues at this international convening to share and explore research, best practices, and new ideas..
2016 August 18 - 12:00 am
Innovations 2017 is the premier event for professionals dedicated to improving organizational teaching and learning, and discovering new approaches for enhancing the community college experience.
2016 August 18 - 12:00 am
“Network 2016: Drive Innovation in Higher Education – Answer the Call”, the National University Technology Network’s (NUTN) annual distance learning conference, will bring innovative and emerging leaders together within one of the world's most...
2016 August 18 - 12:00 am
This annual event attracts more than 150 community college administrators, faculty and trustees from all over the U.S. and Canada. Those attending are the decision-makers and leaders of their respective institutions.
Appointments
2016 August 18 - 12:00 am
from being a janitor to become a certified welder, crane operator, QC inspector, computer-aided drafter, and senior HR/staffing recruiter. Today, Howard is in his second college presidency and has achieved remarkable outcomes increasing enrollment, completion rates, governance, and helping to generate $15.
Point of View
2016 August 18 - 12:00 am

College Presidents Must Take Active Role in Leveraging Today’s Technology

“Information technology (IT) is already a commodity, like electricity,” said Purdue University CIO Gerry McCartney at the annual Campus Technology event back in 2011. “It’s essential but not strategic. You’re penalized heavily if you’re not there, and there’s no benefit if you are there.
2016 July 27 - 12:00 am
career.” After earning her GED at CSCC, she later entered Eastern University in St. David’s, Pennsylvania, where she graduated with honors in a bachelor of arts degree in economic development and then went to Chicago for additional training at the Center for New Community.
Around the Nation
2016 July 27 - 12:00 am
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.
Around Campus
2016 July 27 - 12:00 am
Welding has proven to be a successful career choice for three friends from South Central Nebraska. Uriel Martinez, of Imperial, Paul Uerling, of Indianola, and Jimmy Hickert, of McCook, all went through the two-year Welding Technology Program at McCook Community College.
Appointments
2016 July 27 - 12:00 am
Barbara R. Kavalier has been named president of St. Charles Community College. Since 2013, Kavalier served as district president for Navarro College, an institution with four campuses and one career and technical center that serves five counties in Central Texas.
Grants and Gifts
2016 July 27 - 12:00 am
tural programs and even bus fare to and from home. STARS is aimed specifically at low-income, often first-generation college students who place into developmental English and math. Students are retested at the end of the summer session, with more than 70 percent of them advancing directly to college-level work.

Advocates Say Full Academic Load Is Key to On-Time Graduation

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