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2016 May 29 - 12:00 am

What are Human Resources professionals thinking about digital credentials?

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Question: Thinking about how you evaluate, research or vet employee and prospective employees’ qualifications, do you currently use or take into consideration digital credentials that may be displayed on social media like LinkedIn, job sites such as Monster.
Around Campus
2016 May 29 - 12:00 am

Honors & Awards

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Student leaders and college administrators assembled for the dedication of the CCCC Cat Walk. Student Ambassadors are Megan Blair, Cris Contreras, Christian George, Chriss Harvin, Landis Johnson, Aaron Kovasckitz, Lacey Kuenzler, Rolander Mayo, David Pope III, and Sarah Shannon-Mohamed.
Faculty News
2016 May 29 - 12:00 am

A Summary Listing of Faculty Activities at Colleges Around the Nation

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Tunxis Community College (Conn.) has announced that Jennifer Wittke, assistant professor of English, is a recipient of the Connecticut Board of Regents Teaching Awards for 2016.
Appointments
2016 May 29 - 12:00 am

APPOINTMENTS: Higher-ed leaders who have been recently appointed or promoted

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NCC appointment is effective Aug. 1. Keen became president of Farmingdale State College in January 2007 after serving for two years as provost and vice president for academic affairs at Farmingdale and, from 1999 to 2005, as special assistant to the SUNY provost.
Grants and Gifts
2016 May 29 - 12:00 am

A summary listing of colleges and institutions receiving grants and gifts

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TWC Chair Andres Alcantar presents ACC with a ceremonial $1.4 million check to fund workforce training. From left: Sam Scheiner, human resources director for INEOS Olefins & Polymers USA; David King, INEOS special projects and workforce development manager; Francis Labry, director of training/OS, Team Industrial Services; ACC President Christal M.
Around Campus
2016 May 9 - 12:00 am

A look at Campus Life at Various Community and Junior Colleges

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Central Pennsylvania’s Community College, made history on April 21, with its first-ever “Day of Giving!” fundraising event. The college raised about $64,000. This total surpasses the original goal of $51,000, which was symbolic and represented the 51 years that the college has been in existence.
Faculty News
2016 May 9 - 12:00 am

A Summary Listing of Faculty Activities at Colleges Around the Nation

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Miller, dean of Florida SouthWestern State College’s School of Education, along with researchers at The Center on Reinventing Public Education at the University of Washington Bothell, recently coauthored the research paper “Financing Personalized...
Appointments
2016 May 9 - 12:00 am

APPOINTMENTS: Higher-ed leaders who have been recently appointed or promoted

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Community College. (Tenn.) She comes most recently from the College of the Canyons (Calif.), where she was dean of Humanities and interim project director in the office of academic affairs.
Educator Honors
2016 May 9 - 12:00 am

A summary Listing of Colleges Receiving Institution and Individual Honors and Awards

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2014, said it was a great honor to receive the award. “I am happy to know that I was able to represent the students to the best of my abilities, because that is what I was trusted to do,” said Sanchez- Mendez. “I would like to dedicate this award to my mother and everyone who has helped me get to where I am now.
Grants and Gifts
2016 May 9 - 12:00 am

A summary listing of colleges and institutions receiving grants and gifts

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offerings to include an associate of applied science degree and a career studies certificate in advanced manufacturing, an enhancement that is needed in order to prepare students to work on current technology as well as the technology of the future.
News Briefs
2016 May 9 - 12:00 am

A summary listing of higher-ed-related news from around the nation

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Umpqua has had two interim presidents since Olson retired. Rita Cavin was president during last fall’s school shooting, when a 26-year-old gunman fatally shot nine people before killing himself..
Around Campus
2016 April 13 - 12:00 am

A look at Campus Life at Various Community and Junior Colleges

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Children and their families will see Little Red Riding Hood’s Wolf in an entirely new light when The Theatre at Raritan Valley Community College (N.J.) in Branchburg presents Windmill Theatre’s production of Big Bad Wolf. The infamous Big Bad Wolf is the most misunderstood character in fairytale history.
Faculty News
2016 April 13 - 12:00 am

A Summary Listing of Faculty Activities at Colleges Around the Nation

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Georgia Northwestern Technical College students Barry Arrington, Tanner Boyd, Bo Dooley, Burt Burns and Evan Brackett will be headed to the National Leadership and Skills Conference in Louisville, Kentucky. The GNTC team took home top honors in the TeamWorks competition at the State of Georgia SkillsUSA Competition held in Atlanta in March.
Appointments
2016 April 13 - 12:00 am

APPOINTMENTS: Higher-ed leaders who have been recently appointed or promoted

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since July 2015, and was previously the provost of the School of Continuing Education at the North Orange County Community College District.
Educator Honors
2016 April 13 - 12:00 am

A summary Listing of Colleges Receiving Institution and Individual Honors and Awards

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Womack Outstanding Vice President Award. “I’m very proud of Nikki and Evan for their achievements as officers of our Circle K chapter,” said Glenda Selman, who has been the chapter advisor since 1985.
Grants and Gifts
2016 April 13 - 12:00 am

A summary listing of colleges and institutions receiving grants and gifts

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From left: Susan Anderson, dean of resource development at Middlesex Community College; Massachusetts Gov. Charlie Baker; Don Brady, associate dean of Health & STEM; Philip Sission, provost and vice president and academic & student affairs; and Lt. Gov.
News Briefs
2016 April 13 - 12:00 am

A summary listing of higher-ed-related news from around the nation

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The two-year college says it will cancel long-term disability coverage and make cuts to employee health insurance. The school will also phase out the textbook rental program and eliminate the college’s medical laboratory program..
Appointments
2015 October 22 - 12:00 am
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the fifth executive director of the agency. Prior to becoming Shelton State president, Mayfield worked for East Mississippi Community College from 1996 to 2014.
Faculty News
2015 October 8 - 12:00 am

A Summary Listing of Faculty Activities at Colleges Around the Nation

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The Santa Monica College (Calif.) Foundation announced that it has awarded a total of more than $90,000 in grants: two “President’s Circle Awards for Innovation and Progress”; one “Chair of Excellence” grant; and 13 “Margin of Excellence” mini-grants to SMC professors.
Appointments
2015 October 8 - 12:00 am

A Summary Listing of Higher-ed Leaders Who Have Been Recently Appointed or Promoted

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APPOINTMENTS: Higher-ed leaders who have been recently appointed or promoted.

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