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Upcoming events Aspiring to the presidency?  The AACC Future Presidents Institute (FPI) is designed for senior leaders aspiring to the community college presidency. Participants will engage in case studies, roundtable discussions, problem-solving exercises and more. The next FPI is…


AACC news & notes

Policy & advocacy ED expected to nix gainful employment regulation The U.S. Education Department (ED) is expected to publish in late June or early July a final regulation to eliminate the so-called “gainful employment” rule,…


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Policy & advocacy ED expanding Pell for prisoners program The U.S. Education Department is launching a new Federal Work-Study pilot program that will include apprenticeships, as well as expanding the Second Chance Pell pilot program…



AACC news & notes

Upcoming events Register now for AACC’s Advocates in Action The American Association of Community Colleges (AACC) encourages community colleges leaders to attend Advocates in Action, June 10-11 in Washington, D.C., to raise your voice on…


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Policy and advocacy White House releases priorities for HEA reform The White House on Monday issued an overview of what it would like to see in the reauthorization of the Higher Education Act (HEA), which…


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Policy and advocacy Bumphus appointed to national advisory board AACC President and CEO Walter Bumphus will serve on the American Workforce Policy Advisory Board, which was formed to advise the National Council for the American…


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Upcoming events Register for the AACC Annual Convention Don’t miss out on the premier community college event of the year. Join AACC in Orlando, Florida, April 13–16 for the 99th Annual Convention. Want to jumpstart…


AACC news & notes

Policy & advocacy 116th Congress and community colleges The 116th Congress will debate a variety of issues of interest to community colleges and their students. The American Association of Community Colleges (AACC) summarizes some major…


AACC news & notes

Upcoming events Register for the AACC Annual Convention Join the American Association of Community Colleges (AACC) in Orlando, Florida, for the 99th Annual AACC Convention April 13–16, 2019. Keynote speakers are internationally renowned employee management…