Lack of part-time faculty affects course offerings at Oklahoma college
At Tulsa Community College, a growing shortage of adjunct faculty resulted in students being turned away and fewer course sections being offered.
Texas College launches armed marshal program
Collin College is the first community college in Texas to start an armed marshal program, in which staff trained to use firearms are authorized to act in the event of a shooting or other emergency.
Ohio college to offer student housing
Starting in August 2020, Lakeland Community College will offer student housing on campus. It’s part of the college’s plan to increase student retention, enrollment and revenue.
Food pantries work to keep up with holiday demand
In Wisconsin, Western Technical College is putting together holiday meals for students in need, to be handed out at the college’s Cavalier Cupboard food pantry. The college also reminds people that food donations are needed beyond the holiday season.