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Funding roundup

In North Carolina, Cape Fear Community College’s power line technician program got a boost with a $200,000 investment from Duke Energy and Piedmont Natural Gas. The funds will go toward tuition and equipment for the…



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20 years later, BRCC continues ever-evolving mission of preparing students for their next step The Advocate Created as a key part of a 1994 federal court consent decree to overcome racial discrimination in Louisiana higher…


AACC news & notes

Upcoming events AACC convention calendar now online The American Association of Community Colleges’ (AACC) 99th Annual Convention will be held April 13-16, 2019, in Orlando, Florida. A calendar is available online with important dates, including…


Leading change

As I proudly — and gratefully — begin the year as chair of the American Association of Community Colleges (AACC) board of directors, I am reminded of an unusual fact. Sandra Kurtinitisis president of the…



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Georgia college looks to reduce cost of student textbooks Albany Herald Albany Technical College has moved forward with attempts to reduce the cost of textbooks for students through several initiatives. Commentary: 10 things that are…



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Alvin Kamara’s most important stop on way to the NFL was a Kansas community college Washington Post For New Orleans Saints player Alvin Kamara, a season at Hutchinson Community College would become the most important…