Community colleges are weighing cannabis programs. One big problem: federal law
Chicago Daily Herald
Setting up educational training programs through public community colleges is just one part of the 610-page Cannabis Regulation and Tax Act, which Illinois Gov. J.B. Pritzker signed into law June 25. It says the state Department of Agriculture can issue licenses to as many as eight community colleges to take part in a Cannabis Vocational Training Pilot Program.
Los Rios community colleges using more than $750K in donations for first-time student scholarships
The donations and investments will result in 1,234 scholarships that will remove financial barriers to education for low-income students.
Ohio colleges, manufacturers launch new apprenticeship push
A coalition of Miami Valley community colleges and industry groups is launching a new program that aims to close the manufacturing skills gap.
Alamo Colleges shows new district headquarters
The three-story building with almost 160,000 square feet of space is situated on 12.5 acres and will house about 600 employees who previously worked in office spaces throughout the city.