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Texas college plans to train armed employees for new marshal program
Community Impact Newspaper
Collin College is the first community college district in the state to implement a program to train educators with concealed handgun licenses to respond to active shooter situations.

New state grants for community colleges to help formerly incarcerated students
89.3 KPCC
In California, a new grant program with $5 million in available funds is helping colleges pay for additional help for this student population.

Commentary: Tennessee community colleges are making strides and reforming fastest in the nation
The Tennessean
Tennessee Promise and Tennessee Reconnect have made it possible for virtually every Tennessean to pursue a college degree or credential that will transform their lives forever. But removing the financial obstacles to higher education isn’t enough, writes the chancellor of the the College System of Tennessee.

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