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BOSTON – Massachusetts community colleges are tightening their COVID-19 vaccination and testing policies as state public health officials try to reach unvaccinated young adults who have increased overall infection rates. Starting in January, the state’s 15 community colleges will require students, educators and staff to be vaccinated. The move is a reversal for many community …

Manchester Community College Campus We ask that you contact your representatives and Governor Ned Lamont to let them know that you don’t want your local community college to turn into a faceless, profit-driven McCollege. Tell them Connecticut State Community College is a costly mistake, and hiring more and more administrators is a big deal. waste …

San Diego Mesa College Health Information Management graduates participate in the launch ceremonies. Photo courtesy of the San Diego Community College District. Legislation that makes it easier for community college students to earn bachelor’s degrees in specific areas of the workforce not offered by the University of California or California State University was signed by …

During the Saluki Takeover: Chicago tour, SIU Carbondale signed agreements with three community colleges in Windy City. Carbondale SIU Chancellor Austin Lane and Harper College President Avis Proctor wave the newly signed pacts. (photo by SIU) 06 October 2021 SIU Carbondale, 3 community colleges in Chicagoland to improve access for students by Kim Rendfeld CHICAGO …

The Maine Community College System on Tuesday announced a $ 60 million investment to expand workforce training as the state continues to face a labor shortage. Pandemic relief funds allocated through the Janet Mills Government Jobs and Stimulus Plan in Maine and $ 10 million in private sector matching funds. over the next four years, …

When people talk about higher education, they often limit their discussion to four-year institutions and traditional university students aged 18 to 22. But that focus ignores much of the story: the expansive and crucial role community colleges played, especially in educating non-traditional students. To give an idea of ​​their reach, there are over 1,000 community …

The Maine Community College System will spearhead a four-year, $ 60 million effort to train and educate workers to reverse demographic trends and labor shortages that are holding back the state economy. A new virtual center, the Harold Alfond Center for the Advancement of Maine’s Workforce, will be created to lead the initiative, the system …

October 1, 2021 Spokane Community Colleges are delighted to welcome Dr Dinh Thi Thanh Van from Vietnam to Spokane as a Fulbright Visiting Fellow this year. Dr. Van, while not having direct teaching responsibilities during her first term, will be giving a guest lecture to several courses this fall at Spokane Community College. “We are …

Wittstruck’s ancestors settled in Nebraska in 1865. She was the Nebraska Gatorade Basketball Player of the Year in her senior year at Lincoln Southeast High School. After high school, Wittstruck attended Clemson University in South Carolina on a full basketball scholarship and earned a degree in International Business and German. She then obtained a master’s …

Barstow Community College has been named the 2021 Student Success Award winner by the California public system, which includes 115 other community colleges. The California Community Colleges (CCC) system honored BCC this year for recording a 29% increase in “students who complete transfer-level English and math courses within one year of their first attempt.” CCC …