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Appointments
2014 May 23 - 12:00 am
from Oregon State University. In addition, he’s a graduate of the University of San Diego’s Paralegal Program, Harvard University’s Management Development Program, and is currently pursuing a second doctoral degree at Fielding Graduate University in Santa Barbara.
Educator Honors
2014 May 23 - 12:00 am
scholarly work by the honors program/college students of its member institutions. Flores, who attends The Honors College at LSC-North Harris and is president of the LSCS Honors College Student Organization, completed a research project which examined issues affecting cultural landmarks like Mueschke Ceme-.
Grants and Gifts
2014 May 23 - 12:00 am
The Duke Energy grant will also cover part of the costs of materials. This grant is part of Duke Energy’s $6.7 million investment in North Carolina Community Colleges’ focus on technical education and support of business and industry.
Featured Faculty
2014 May 13 - 12:00 am
Mathematics professor Mohammed Rajah, who has donated more than $100,000 to fund student scholarships since his tenure at MiraCosta College (Calif.) began in 1975, has been named the college’s Philanthropist of the Year.
Educator Honors
2014 May 13 - 12:00 am
before Mihailescu won a 2014 undergraduate transfer scholarship from the Jack Kent Cooke Foundation, which will provide her with as much as $30,000 a year for up to three years to complete her bachelor’s degree. She was among 85 finalists selected from 3,705 applications representing 737 community colleges.
Grants and Gifts
2014 May 13 - 12:00 am
$5,000 a year for 10 years from the association, will be used to refurbish a classroom with smart technology, equip the classroom with new furniture and set up a beverage lab. The proposed beverage lab will provide refrigeration equipment for wine tastings, which are essential to teach budding hoteliers and restaurateurs about wine.
Around the Nation
2014 May 2 - 12:00 am

‘Tennessee Promise’ Part of State’s Effort To Boost Number of College Grads

Called “Tennessee Promise,” the legislation is a cornerstone of the Republican governor’s “Drive to 55” campaign to improve the state’s graduation rates from the current 32 percent to 55 percent by 2025 to help improve overall job qualifications and attract employers to the state.
Appointments
2014 May 2 - 12:00 am
College (Pa.). He went on to serve as dean of students and dean of instruction before being appointed vice president of MiraCosta College. He holds a bachelor’s degree in political science from College of Wooster, a master’s in college student personnel, and a doctorate in administration and higher education, both from Michigan State University.
Educator Honors
2014 May 2 - 12:00 am
National Exposition held at the Duke Energy Convention Center in Cincinnati, Ohio. Enactus is a A community of student, academic and business leaders committed to using the power of entrepreneurial action to transform lives and shape a better more sustainable world.
Grants and Gifts
2014 May 2 - 12:00 am
advanced manufacturing and the STEM fields. The college is also partnering with East Central Intergovernmental Association, Dubuque Area Labor-Management Council, Keystone Area Education Agency, and a growing list of employers including Berry Plastics, Caterpillar, US Bank,.
News Briefs
2014 April 28 - 12:00 am
PHOENIX (AP) — A judge has ruled two students can help the Maricopa County Community College District defend itself against a lawsuit that seeks to block the district’s policy of providing in-state tuition to young immigrants granted deferred deportation by the Obama administration.

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