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2017 January 5 - 12:00 am
Justin Shaddick, an assistant principal at Scottsbluff High School, said the Grow Our Own Teacher program is being prepared because Scottsbluff struggles to retain teachers. Teachers from around the state often are recruited to Scottsbluff but stay only two or three years because they don’t have ties to the area, he said.
Around Campus
2017 January 5 - 12:00 am

A look at Campus Life at Various Community Colleges

TRIO of Success Club, a Student Support Services organization at Gadsden State Community College (Ala.), spearheaded a drive to benefit Samaritan’s Purse International’s Operation Christmas Child. The project uses gift-filled shoeboxes to demonstrate God’s love in a tangible way to children in need around the world.
Faculty News
2017 January 5 - 12:00 am

A Summary Listing of Faculty Activities at Colleges Around the Nation

Cleveland State Community College’s Bridging Cultures Faculty Learning Community and the International Education Committee recently partnered to bring Kasar Abdulla to campus. Abdulla spoke to faculty, staff, and students about her experiences as a refugee during the First Gulf War and issues surrounding refugees in the state of Tennessee.
Educator Honors
2017 January 5 - 12:00 am

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

Katrina Caluza and Harris Salim placed sixth in Parliamentary Debate. Salim also earned first place in Extemporaneous Speaking and first place in Impromptu Speaking; Mojeri Coker, second place in Program of Oral Interpretation; Liz Fritz and Gabbi...
Grants and Gifts
2017 January 5 - 12:00 am

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

grant will fund programs that prepare area residents for jobs in industries that have traditionally relied on the H-1B visa program, which allow employers to fill workforce needs by temporarily hiring foreign workers in occupations requiring a specialized knowledge or skill, typ-.
Conferences
2017 January 5 - 12:00 am

Upcoming Higher Education Conferences

March 27 - 29, 2017 National Council for Marketing & Public Relations Annual Conference.
Around Campus
2016 November 24 - 12:00 am
The MPCC Rodeo Team is leading the region in the men’s team standings and is fifth in the women’s team standings. Pictured back row, left to right are: Lane Kennedy, Riley Weehler, Rhett O’Connor, J.W. Schroder, Hunter Baker, Shane Weber, Kaleb Fritz, Tyler Murray, Rowdy Moon, Chandler Comfort, and Tanner Freeman.
Faculty News
2016 November 24 - 12:00 am
Towe said that the species of tree was also chosen because it is known for its healing properties with the heart and the brain. “Shannen kept our brains sharp with knowledge, and she helped to heal a lot of our hearts,” said Towe.
Grants and Gifts
2016 November 24 - 12:00 am
Des Moines Area Community College (DMACC) President Rob Denson talks about the gift of seven former Maytag buildings. Reza Kargarzadeh (center), president and founder of Engineered Plastic Components, Inc. donated the property. At left is Iowa Gov. Terry Branstad.
Around Campus
2016 November 2 - 12:00 am

A summary listing of happenings and events on community college campuses

Center. “Having the GM Training Center here on our Ashland campus has been a great partnership for Mass- Bay,” said Mass- Bay Automotive Director George Panagiotou. “By providing the highest quality technical education possible for the local dealerships, we’ve.
Appointments
2016 November 2 - 12:00 am

Higher-Ed Leaders Who Have Been Recently Appointed or Promoted

career with Ivy Tech as an adjunct professor of general education in 2009. In 2011, she became assistant professor and chair of the regional criminal justice program. Prior to Ivy Tech, Mote practiced criminal law as a deputy prosecuting attorney in Marion, Jackson, and Jefferson counties.
Educator Honors
2016 November 2 - 12:00 am

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

Michigan Human She began her current Resource Executives of the Year at the Detroit Athletic Club. Joe Zitnik, president of the HFC Support Staff Association and a network and systems analyst at the college, nominated Glass for this award. She is one of four HR professionals in Michigan to receive this prestigious award in 2016.
Grants and Gifts
2016 November 2 - 12:00 am

A summary listing of colleges and institutions receiving grants and gifts

and coaching of students, among other topics. To help students overcome the challenges that often derail their educational plans, the CAE will partner with the Student Success Center, the college’s professional advising center, to implement an intensive intervention and coaching program.
Cover Story
2016 October 24 - 12:00 am

Differences on Higher Education Policy Are Pronounced

Students will have to work 10 hours a week to help defray the cost of college attendance. Has called for two years of community college to be tuition-free for students who keep their grades up. Wants to hold colleges accountable for reining in costs and doing more to help students, including disadvantaged students, graduate on time.
Around Campus
2016 October 24 - 12:00 am
Art work by Scottsdale Community College (Ariz.) students will be on display during the Experimental Chinese Painting Show in the SCC Art Building Lobby. A variety of paintings will be on display, some by Professor Robert You's Advanced Painting students but also from other classes.
Faculty News
2016 October 24 - 12:00 am
dozens of books and articles related to West Florida history, Rucker says the inspiration for this publication came about u n e x p e c t e d l y. “While researching another project, I began reading through old Florida newspapers of the late 1800s and early 1900s and discovered.
Appointments
2016 October 24 - 12:00 am
Her duties will include providing comprehensive reports to the U.S. Department of Education, evaluating program functions to ensure that student veterans are being adequately served, and supervising the VRC’s professional support staff.
Educator Honors
2016 October 24 - 12:00 am
Advancement in San Diego. Believing strongly in the college’s mission of providing access and supporting student success, Baker and his wife Valerie have created the KVB Scholarship to help students achieve their goals. In addition to his support as a donor, Baker also is a dedicated, active volunteer.

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