Another year added to the life of Calhoun sports
Calhoun Community College’s athletic programs got a one-year reprieve Friday. Now their supporters must raise enough private funds to ensure the programs’ long-term sustainability.
Funding increase expected for community colleges, but use could be limited
California’s Legislative Analyst’s Office issued a report last week that predicted the state’s community colleges could expect a significant funding increase next fiscal year.
WCTC receives $2M for upgrades to manufacturing center
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
Thanks to a generous donation, Waukesha County Technical College will be able to work on upgrades to its Integrated Manufacturing Center.
Community colleges offer scholarships to FFA students
Monroe News Star
High school students who are members of FFA have a $500 scholarship waiting for them in any Louisiana Community and Technical College System institution in a first-of-its-kind partnership in the state.
Community college steps in to aid North Carolina turkey farmers
U.S. News & World Report
Western Piedmont Community College is helping North Carolina turkey farmers process their birds in time for the holidays after the only Animal Welfare Act-approved poultry processing facility in the region closed last month.
Editorial: Online-only community college? Start it up
San Diego Union-Tribune
Online education has immense potential to help not just recent high school graduates but older adults obtain new job skills and credentials.