United Group evicts HVCC students to make room for RPI tenants
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Hudson Valley Community College students were booted from their campus apartments with little notice to make way for students from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, which is “de-densifying” its campus due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Community colleges may draw more students this fall as parents balk at paying high tuition for remote learning
Local two-year colleges could become more appealing to families who don’t want to pay top-dollar tuition for virtual instruction. Very few universities are discounting the cost of attendance despite offering most classes online.
New program at Iowa college introduces people to construction trades
A new program at Hawkeye Community College in Waterloo is giving young people a chance to find a career path in the skilled trades. The pre-apprenticeship program is called “We Build Waterloo.”
Kentucky utilities, community colleges team up for jobs program
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Students placed in lineman jobs across Kentucky and all over the United States.
Skokie partners with Oakton Community College on community beehives
A recent agreement between the village of Skokie, Illinois, and Oakton Community College is set to establish a community collection of beehives, also knows as an apiary, on the college’s campus starting next spring.