Competition helps college students find a place in science
Last month, a team from Del Mar College in Texas won first place in the Community College Innovation Challenge for their project, which uses tailor-made viruses called bacterial phages to help hospitals combat the growing issue of antibiotic resistance.
UT, Vanderbilt to help study Haslam’s higher education push
The University of Tennessee at Knoxville and Vanderbilt University will help study results from Gov. Bill Haslam’s initiatives to increase the percentage of residents with higher education degrees, including his tuition-free community college program.
Tuition increasing slightly at Alabama two-year colleges
Trustees have approved a 1.4 percent tuition hike for the Alabama Community College System.