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Bitterroot Valley Community College petition in circulation
Ravalli Republic
A petition is circulating in Ravalli County, Montana, about adding a measure to the ballot for the May 2020 school election that would allow voters to decide whether to create Bitterroot Valley Community College, no longer Bitterroot College University of Montana but a state-recognized, locally-controlled community college.

32 Michigan counties don’t have colleges — and it’s trapping residents in poverty
Detroit Free Press
Michigan’s poorest counties are education deserts, creating a cycle of a lack of jobs that entrenches poverty.

Amador County builds community college pipeline for mental health workers
Cal Matters
Amador is one of six California counties without a physical community college. It also struggles to recruit mental health providers. A small online learning program could offer a solution to both problems.

Lakeland Community College reevaluates, revises student housing development plan
News-Herald.com
The new design concept for the Ohio college features a four-story, 119,358-square-foot, apartment-style structure on seven acres with 120 units and 320 beds.

Acting UW president promotes university, community colleges
Gillette News Record
The University of Wyoming’s interim president says the state doesn’t just need more Cowboys — it also needs more Northwest College Trappers and other college students.

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