The first $750 scholarship was awarded spring semester 2017 to John Stevens, who is a Poultry Science major. Stevens grew up on an Alabama poultry farm in Dale County, so his decision to major in poultry production was instilled from his family background.
Lawmakers and education officials were stunned in 2015 when the Higher Learning Commission unveiled new educational requirements for instructors who teach the dual credit classes. Those include requiring teachers to earn 18 credit hours in master’s-level courses in the subject they plan to teach.
overseeing the campus and representing the college in western Adams, Broomfield, and north Jefferson counties. Before coming to FRCC, Pellish worked for 10 years in high-tech industries as a software engineer.
significant contribution to CASE through her leadership, advocacy and commitment to enhance the engagement with and relevance of CASE to community colleges in our District,” said Mark Koenig, chair, CASE District VIII board. “Lisa has been very, very active with our community college activities.
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.
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.
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.
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...
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-.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.