24 décembre 2017

Regents vote to consolidate Conn. community colleges

University Business Magazine logoDespite objections voiced by faculty, students and staff, the Board of Regents for Higher Education endorsed a plan Thursday to move forward with the consolidation of the state’s 12 community colleges into a single statewide college. More...

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23 décembre 2017

Community stands together against hate during diversity issues in higher ed conference

University Business Magazine logoLeaders of the higher education community stood together at Berkeley College to make meaning of today’s cultural climate at the 17th annual Diversity Issues in Higher Education Conference on November 17, 2017. More...

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20 décembre 2017

Getting 'Dear Community' Letters Right

https://www.insidehighered.com/sites/default/server_files/styles/large/public/media/CTA-IHE-banner640-150.png?itok=VxlaUtWrColleges and universities are issuing “Dear Community” letters at an accelerated pace in response to issues such as sexual misconduct, racist incidents, free speech debates, hazing and Greek Life, and campus-wide protests. More...

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17 décembre 2017

Driving Digital Learning at Community Colleges

HomeBy Doug Lederman. Two-year-college administrators say student retention is their top goal, and are likelier than their university peers to have taken an online course themselves, survey finds. More...

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16 décembre 2017

Self-Care Through Intentional Community

HomeAs a woman of color, having conversations about surviving and thriving in predominantly white spaces is integral to self-preservation, writes Macy Wilson, and that requires being intentional about who one spends time with. More...

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24 novembre 2017

Achieving the Dream’s New ‘Leader’ Colleges

HomeBy Ashley A. Smith. Eight community colleges in the Achieving the Dream network received the Leader College designation Wednesday. More...

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More Scrutiny for Community Colleges

HomeBy Ashley A. Smith. Community college systems are finding they're under more scrutiny than ever before, especially when it comes to whether their students complete programs and graduate. More...

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23 novembre 2017

California May Fund First Year of Community College

HomeBy Nick Roll. A measure that would cover the first year of community college was signed into law on Friday, the Los Angeles Times reported. Whether the colleges are funded for that first year, however, is dependent on securing funding in the state budget for next year. More...

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27 octobre 2017

2017’s best and worst community colleges

eCampus NewsWith back-to-school season in full swing and several states, such as New York and Rhode Island, offering free community-college education starting this month, the personal-finance website WalletHub recently released its report on 2017’s Best & Worst Community Colleges, coupled with its state-by-state ranking of the Best & Worst Community-College Systems. More...

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25 octobre 2017

Texas Higher Education Community launches unified giving initiative

University Business LogoTexas and national leaders from higher education associations, institutions, foundations, and businesses have come together to launch the Harvey HELP Fund, a crowd-sourced relief fund dedicated to aiding the close to 500,000 students impacted by Hurricane Harvey--almost a third of all of the college and university students in the state. More...

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