Campus Issues

Newsmakers

New CEO Tavarez Holston will serve as the new president of Georgia Piedmont Technical College, effective September 10. He is currently vice president of academic affairs for Lanier Technical College (Georgia), where he has served…


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How Wisconsin is trying to head off a major worker shortage PBS NewsHour (with video) Wisconsin is trying to recruit out-of-state workers, millennials and even going into prisons to find potential employees to fill a…



Snapshots

Editor’s note: Below are photos from AACC President Walter Bumphus’ visits this week to Capitol Hill and photos recently submitted by AACC-member colleges. Daily StaffCCDaily is published by the American Association of Community Colleges.More Posts…


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Gov. Cooper visits Brunswick Community College to promote student assistance program State Port Pilot North Carolina’s Finish Line Grants program helps community college students who face unforeseen financial emergencies complete their training. Hospital, community college…




Funding roundup

A year after Hurricanes Harvey, Irma and Maria and the 2017 California wildfires, more than $63 million in federal assistance is going to 47 colleges and universities through the Emergency Assistance to Institutions of Higher…


Race, diversity and colleges

Last week, the American Association of Community Colleges (AACC) joined with the American Council on Education (ACE) and 36 other higher education groups in an amicus brief opposing the highly publicized challenge to Harvard University’s…


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West Virginia AG teams with community colleges for senior citizen cybersecurity program HNN Huntingtonnews.net Attorney General Patrick Morrisey says his office will partner with two community and technical colleges to offer free cybersecurity training to…