Delaware lawmakers fast-track bond authority for community college
Legislation proposed in Delaware would allow Delaware Technical and Community College to issue bonds to finance capital improvements, land acquisition, equipment and educational technology.
Plans for new community college delayed
The Erie City Council in Pennsylvania held off on endorsing the renewal of an effort by a local nonprofit, Empower Erie, to establish a community college.
Illinois college to launch medical cannabis training program
Chicago Sun Times
The trustees at Oakton Community College authorized a new program allowing students to earn a certificate as a cannabis dispensary and patient care specialist.
Boston’s free tuition program welcomes private college
A private technical college, the Benjamin Franklin Institute of Technology, has joined Boston Mayor Marty Walsh’s free community college plan, which currently covers Roxbury Community College, Bunker Hill Community College and MassBay Community College.