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Pierpont continues autism training program
WV News
After partnering with the West Virginia Autism Training Center earlier this year, Pierpont Community & Technical College is continuing its online autism mentor training program.

Elgin Community College adopts mentorship program for male students of color
Chicago Tribune
A Triton College mentorship program intended to help retain and graduate male students of color is expanding to Elgin Community College this fall.

Massassoit, Plymouth County Sheriff partner to find jobs for released inmates
The Enterprise
Twelve soon-to-be released inmates at the Plymouth County Correctional Facility in Massachusetts will soon go from cells to careers as diesel technicians thanks to a new partnership between Massassoit Community College and the Plymouth County Sheriff’s Office, which will kick off next January.

Pikeville Medical Center receives $4.8M grant for children’s hospital
WYMT News
Kentucky Gov. Matt Bevin announces a partnership with the Big Sandy Community and Technical College and the University of Pikeville to ramp up their nursing programs.

Kirtland Community College opens new grayling facility
9 & 10 News
After four years in the making, Kirtland Community College officially opened its Michigan Forest Products Institute.

Southwest Virginia Community College opens new school of arts
WCYB
Southwest Virginia Community College is offering four new programs to students and community members in visual arts, culinary arts, theater and dance.

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