Campus Issues

Snapshots

Editor’s note: A few photos from Friday’s Unfinished Business meeting at the offices of the American Association of Community Colleges in Washington, D.C. Matthew Dembickiis editor of Community College Daily and serves as publications director…


Newsmakers

CEOs on the move Regina Stanback Stroud has been selected as the next chancellor of Peralta Community College District (California), with contract negotiations pending. Stanback Stroud has more than 35 years of experience as an…


e-Headlines

Foxconn plans to hire students full-time and give them time off to continue their studies Milwaukee Journal Sentinel The Foxconn Earn and Learn Program initially will focus on students at three institutions — Gateway Technical College,…





e-Headlines

As economy has improved, Wisconsin tech college enrollment has dropped markedly Wisconsin Public Radio Enrollment at Wisconsin’s technical colleges has declined by 20 percent since the Great Recession, but the head of the state’s 16…


Funding roundup

In Massachusetts, MassBay Community College will use a $210,351 state grant to increase the number of underrepresented and underserved students pursuing degrees in computer science-related fields. The college will collaborate with Framingham State University (FSU)…



New features on FAFSA form, app

The U.S. Education Department (ED) has added some new features to its online student aid application form and mobile app that it says will make applying for federal assistance easier, faster and more intuitive. Daily…