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Community College of Philadelphia Creates “Path of Possibilities” for Its Students

by Tiffany Pennamon | December 19, 2017
Hazim Hardeman’s story is a testament to the “path of possibilities” provided by the Comm [...] Read more

Connecticut Regents OK College Consolidation

by Christine Stuart | December 15, 2017
HARTFORD — The state Board of Regents approved a plan to combine Connecticut’s 12 community [...] Read more

Retrain or Retreat: The Future of Work

by Harold L. (Hal) Sirkin | December 14, 2017
The concept of “lifelong learning” has gained widespread popularity in recent decades as a [...] Read more

N.C. Program Filling a Void in Building Trades

by Zachery Eanes | December 12, 2017
A year ago, Angela Cacace was cutting hair, a career she’d had since her early 20s. Now, the [...] Read more

States Step Up Efforts to Help Ex-Foster Children

by Teresa Wiltz | December 08, 2017
Since she was 2, Alexis Barries has bounced from foster home to group home to finally, a place [...] 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

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

D.C. Steps Up Effort to School Adults

by Maria Danilova, Associated Press | December 01, 2017
WASHINGTON — A high school dropout, Nicole Dickey adds fractions in math class at a charter s [...] Read more