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Community College Leaders Prepare to Lobby on Capitol Hill



by Sarah Wood

WASHINGTON — On Tuesday, day three of the Community College National Legislative Summit, Diane Auer Jones, the U.S. Department of Education’s principal deputy under secretary, highlighted the government’s upcoming priorities for community colleges.

The conference, hosted by the Association of Community College Trustees (ACCT) and the American Association of Community Colleges (AACC), brought together over 1,000 community college leaders to examine current legislative higher education regulations.

In her speech, Jones discussed upcoming policy changes that would impact postsecondary institutions and students.

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