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Around the Nation
2017 August 13 - 12:00 am

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

The second-floor space would be converted into 19 classrooms so the district could hold Life Academy and Career Academy courses there. Those courses now are spread out at all three high schools, Wester Iowa Tech Community College and the Ho-Chunk Centre downtown.
Educator Honors
2017 August 13 - 12:00 am

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

Deputy Director Tisha Hyter said Estes is “truly an inspiration” who has “engaged Iowans at an unprecedented level.
Grants and Gifts
2017 August 13 - 12:00 am

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

educational goals, obtain certificates and degrees at CCD, and get workplace skills training to help them qualify for jobs in the fields of healthcare (hands-on and administrative), advanced manufacturing, information technology, graphic design, architecture, and others.
Conferences
2017 August 13 - 12:00 am

ACCT

Enterprises; Lonnie Johnson, president and founder of Johnson Research and Development Co., Inc; Michael Brown, president of Barrick Gold USA; Carol D’Amico, executive vice president for mission advancement and philanthropy at Strada Education...
Conferences
2017 August 13 - 12:00 am
The Executive Leadership Institute (ELI) provides the opportunity for potential community college presidents or those in transition, to analyze their abilities, reflect on their interests, refine their skills, and engage in leadership discussions with an unparalleled faculty of community college leaders from across North America.
Conferences
2017 August 13 - 12:00 am
League for Innovation in the Community College is pleased to announce that the 2018 Innovations Conference will be held March 18-21, in National Harbor, Maryland (just 8 miles south of Washington D.C.). All conference events will take place at the Gaylord National Resort & Conference Center.
Around the Nation
2017 July 21 - 12:00 am

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

Walter says she was shocked to learn her contract was in jeopardy. Her contract was last renewed in 2014 amid a no-confidence vote from the union representing faculty and staff..
Around Campus
2017 July 21 - 12:00 am

A Look at Campus Life at Various Community and Junior Colleges

their area of study and, more importantly, a cross-cultural perspective” The Study Abroad program is a yearly opportunity for students to travel to foreign destinations as part of their educational experience.
Faculty News
2017 July 21 - 12:00 am

A Summary Listing of Faculty Activities at Colleges Around the Nation

“I was well aware that a project of this scale was unprecedented and would present many challenges.” Several months after Mayo’s meeting, a four-member delegation from Wuxi toured PCC as they gathered information on the American educational system. Mayo said that several U.
Appointments
2017 July 21 - 12:00 am

Higher-Ed Leaders Who Have Been Recently Appointed or Promoted

Prior to joining FSW, she served as director of the Frances Pew Hayes Center for Lifelong Learning at Hodges University and Care Manager for My Care Manager. In both positions, she was successful advancing the lives of members and developing relations with community leaders.
Educator Honors
2017 July 21 - 12:00 am

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

and two younger sons — one 13, the other 5. In fact, it was the youngest heading off to pre-K that gave her space to pursue the high school equivalency she always wanted to achieve. “I decided to do this while my last one was in pre-K and nothing was holding me back from doing it,” she says, recounting the decision that led her to this moment.
Grants and Gifts
2017 July 21 - 12:00 am

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

Objectives of the program are to improve academic performance (GPA and standardized test scores), secondary school retention and graduation, completion of rigorous secondary school program of study, postsecondary enrollment, and postsecondary completion.
Around the Nation
2017 July 10 - 12:00 am

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..
Appointments
2017 July 10 - 12:00 am

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.
Around Campus
2017 June 13 - 12:00 am
Students from Interboro and Penn Wood high schools were recognized this week for completing Delaware County Community College’s.
Faculty News
2017 June 13 - 12:00 am

A Summary Listing of Faculty Activities at Colleges Around the Nation

At a GM regional training center, each technician is required to perform a hands-on assessment in each of the eight areas. Each assessment takes one full day with a multitude of stations.

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