Community College News Now
by Krystal Nurse

The National Day of Racial Healing brings people together for conversations about race in their community. Lansing Community College lengthened the day into a week to keep the conversation going. Then they stretched it further in hopes the discussions do not stop. Read More

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by Hudson Reporter

Hudson County Community College (HCCC) has been named the recipient of a one-year, $850,000 investment from the JPMorgan Chase. The investment will be utilized for a program the College developed to address the challenges of the economic crisis in Hudson County that were brought about by the COVID-19 pandemic. The program is designed to provide […]

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by Chelsey Withers

An interim president is named for the Erie County Community College. Dr. Judith Gay will take on her new role beginning on February 1st. The decision to appoint her to this spot was a unanimous one. Read More

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by Bizwest Staff

Front Range Community College has hired Abenicio Rael to be the school’s first executive director of equity and inclusion. Read More

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Economist Not Accurate in Criticism of Ivy Tech Community College

by Sue Ellspermann and Chris Lowery

Developing an economy “built to last” is hard work. It was just a decade ago that numerous Indiana counties hit double digit unemployment rates during the Great Recession. We applauded the Indiana Economic Development Corp. and the local developers in our communities who attracted new jobs, regardless of their pay. These jobs augmented those provided […]

A Simple Proposal to Revive the American Dream

by Rahm Emanuel

During the industrial age, when high school was the gateway to the American dream, public-school systems covered the costs of earning a diploma. Today, however, as associate’s degrees have replaced high-school diplomas as the indispensable ticket into the middle class, families are forced to cover the costs of tuition and more. If the information-age economy […]

Renaming to Lively Technical College is a Good, Necessary Step Forward

Renaming to Lively Technical College is a Good, Necessary Step Forward

by Mary Ann Lindley

Congratulations to the Leon County School Board for taking a significant step into the future by the simple renaming of Lively Technical Center. Its new name is Lively Technical College, a distinction that tells students it’s a new day. Read More