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California Targets Latino Achievement Gap

by Dian Schaffhauser | December 07, 2017
Latino students make up a third of California’s higher education student population — a [...] Read more

Rhodes Scholar’s Journey Started at CCP

by Robin White Goode | December 07, 2017
A Rhodes Scholarship is one of the most prestigious academic awards in the world—if not the m [...] Read more

Colleges Will Try to Block Oakland A’s Stadium

by California Patch | December 07, 2017
OAKLAND, CA — The Peralta Community College District board of trustees decided in a closed se [...] Read more

Study: Sexual Misconduct, Drug Misuse and Mental Health Are Major Issues at Community Colleges

by Joseph Hong | December 07, 2017
While issues of sexual misconduct, drug misuse and mental health are much discussed in the high [...] Read more

Texas Jr. College Will Award First Bachelor’s

by Tyler Junior College Communications | December 05, 2017
For the first time in its history, Tyler Junior College will award bachelor’s degrees during [...] Read more

President of the Year: California Chancellor

by Autumn A. Arnett | December 05, 2017
Coming out of high school, California Community Colleges Chancellor Eloy Oakley “was like man [...] Read more

College Employee Getting Death Threats

by Associated Press | December 05, 2017
DANIELSON, Conn. — A community college employee involved in an altercation with a conservativ [...] Read more

Minority-Serving Institutions Anxious Over Tax Bill

by Joseph Hong | December 05, 2017
While the Senate Republicans just passed a major tax overhaul on Friday, higher education writ [...] Read more