Commentary: Work needed: Proposed policy for layoffs at Kentucky community, technical colleges requires more vetting
Lexington Herald Leader
Last September, Gov. Matt Bevin proposed draconian budget cuts for community colleges and universities. In response to the potential 10 percent to 15 percent cuts, the Kentucky Community and Technical College System initiated the creation of a reduction-in-force policy.

Community college In Amarillo could be national model for addressing student poverty
Texas Standard (with audio)
A new study finds that efforts to address poverty at Amarillo College in the Texas Panhandle could serve as a national model.

Quinsigamond Community College to launch police academy
Worcester Telegram
Quinsigamond Community College is launching its own police academy this fall that promises a built-in sponsorship for applicants.

KU teams up with community colleges, high schools for “Degree in 3” program
School leaders from across the area gathered at the University of Kansas Edwards Campus this week to formalize an agreement for the new “Degree in 3” program. It offers an accelerated path to a bachelor’s degree.

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