Ivanka Trump tries her hand at welding at Lewis & Clark Community College, while college President Dale Chapman (center) and Rep. Rodney Davis watch. (Photo: Tom Atwood/Tom Atwood Media)

Ivanka Trump tours welding program at Lewis & Clark to promote workforce development
Belleville News-Democrat (with video)
The visit by Ivanka Trump, presidential adviser and daughter of the president, to the Illinois community college on August 9 was part of an effort to promote the president’s Council for the American Worker.

Amazon partners with L.A. community colleges for cloud computing certificate program
Los Angeles Business Journal
The Los Angeles Economic Development Corp. estimates 2,500 jobs will open in each of the next five years in cloud computing, a demand it expects to be filled by local certified community college graduates.

Portland Community College nationally recognized for cyber defense institutional practices and academic programming
Portland Business Journal
Cybersecurity is being emphasized in higher education in ways it hasn’t historically – and it’s coming from the top.

Martin Community College students head back to school with horses
WITN (with video)
The North Carolina college’s equine technology program trains students in all aspects of the field, including vaccinations.

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