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Student housing at community colleges? Virginia thinks it might work.
Daily Press
The Virginia Community College System board voted last week to solicit information from developers interested in building student housing at one or more of its 23 colleges.

Mystery donor gives $500,000 to fight hunger at California’s community colleges
San Francisco Chronicle
The money will go to stock up campus food pantries with fresh produce, bread and soup at the 25 neediest community colleges in California, according to the state chancellor’s office.

Commentary: Community colleges can accelerate immigrant assimilation
TribLIVE
America’s community colleges are uniquely well-suited to play a vital role in helping immigrants become better equipped to achieve prosperity and contribute to their adopted land.

West Kentucky Community & Technical College opens new business immersion center
KFVS
The WKCTC Business Immersion Center allows the college’s business program to bring enhanced technology and innovation into the classroom while surrounding students with a collaborative, creative work-space.

More tradespeople needed in the United States; Aiken County is prepared
WJBF News Channel 6
After decades of pushing bachelor’s degrees, the United States needs more tradespeople.

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