Campus Issues


Funding roundup

North Carolina’s Rowan-Cabarrus Community College announced a $2.7 million donation from local philanthropists, Fred and Alice Stanback. This is the second donation from the Stanbacks – and the largest gift ever to the college from…


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New tech college pathway aimed at advanced engineering Journal Times In Wisconsin, a new program is in development to prepare local high school students for careers in advanced manufacturing. Home-schooled Massachusetts student set to graduate…


CTE pathways that start in high school

Career and technical education (CTE) by its nature lends itself very well to guided pathways, says Vicki Karolewics, president of Wallace State Community College (WSCC) in Alabama. Ellie Ashfordis associate editor of Community College Daily.More…


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Local college presidents: Poor, minority students ‘overlooked’ in Senate higher ed agenda WLRN The leaders of Miami Dade College, Broward College and Palm Beach State College — whose schools enroll about half of all community…


Newsmakers

Appointments Charlene Newkirk, president of the Community College of Allegheny County’s South Campus and Washington County Center (Pennsylvania), has been appointed to the Jefferson Hospital board of directors, which comprises volunteers who represent a broad…



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South Carolina manufacturers tap young talent with successful apprenticeship program Chief Executive Group Apprenticeship Carolina, a division of the South Carolina Technical College System, is one of the fastest-growing apprenticeship programs in the U.S. Commentary:…



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Commentary: Local control, national economy Inside Higher Ed Our national discourse around community colleges and workforce development is stuck at the “partner with local employers” level. A proposal in Florida for a new college scholarship…