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Education Department Limits Emergency Aid Causing College Access Advocates to Worry

by Sara Weissman | June 23, 2020
The U.S. Department of Education has officially excluded students ineligible for federal financ [...] Read more

More Than 60 California Community College Presidents Form Alliance to Actively Combat Campus Racism

by Sara Weissman | June 12, 2020
Dr. Shaun Harper, executive director of the University of Southern California’s Race & Eq [...] Read more

Community Colleges Debate Police Training as System Expects Enrollment Surge

by Julie Havlak | June 09, 2020
RALEIGH — The State Board of Community Colleges clashed over spending more than $100,000 on p [...] Read more

After Killing of George Floyd, California’s Community College Chancellor Wants to Reform How Police Are Trained

by Mikhail Zinshteyn | June 05, 2020
Eloy Ortiz Oakley wants to change how police officers in California are trained. Oakley is the [...] Read more

Higher Ed Groups Write to Congress for COVID-19 Liability Protections to Colleges

by Shailaja Neelakantan | May 29, 2020
The American Council on Education and dozens of other groups representing higher education inst [...] Read more

How Workforce Credentials Can Become More Accessible After COVID-19

by Sara Weissman | May 26, 2020
U.S. employers cut 20.5 million jobs in April, according to a U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics r [...] Read more

California Community Colleges Sue U.S. for Denying COVID-19 Funds to Undocumented Students, Others

by Nina Agrawal | May 15, 2020
The nation’s largest community college system is suing the federal government for denying cor [...] Read more

Report: Community Colleges Are Being Short-Changed by the CARES Act

by Lois Elfman | May 12, 2020
Emergency aid for students is crucial during the COVID-19 pandemic, but some of the most vulner [...] Read more