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Maine Community Colleges Offering Free Health Care Training Programs for Laid-Off Workers

by Robbie Feinberg | March 31, 2020
The state is suspending restrictions for some online job training programs in an effort to quic [...] Read more

Community Colleges Prepare for Coronavirus, Distance Learning

by Sarah Wood | March 15, 2020
With the coronavirus (COVID-19) declared a pandemic Wednesday by the World Health Organization [...] Read more

Community College Partnerships Boost Health Sciences’ Enrollment in First Five Years

by Shannon Mallard | March 13, 2020
A partnership between the School of Medicine and Health Sciences and Virginia-area community co [...] Read more

Student Aid Flexibility in Response to Coronavirus

by Ellie Ashford | March 10, 2020
The U.S. Education Department (ED) is giving colleges and universities flexibility on financial [...] Read more

Study: Community College Access Linked to Higher Earnings, Health Benefits

by Natalie Schwartz | January 24, 2020
Decades of rising college costs have contributed to “renewed” interest among policy [...] Read more

CEO of California’s New Online College Resigns

by Sarah Wood | January 15, 2020
Heather Hiles, the president and chief executive officer of Calbright College, California’s n [...] Read more

Trinity Valley Community College, UT Tyler Announce Partnership to Address Nursing Shortage

by Alex Leroux and Jeff Wright | January 15, 2020
ATHENS, Texas (KLTV) – Sixty-thousand: that’s the number of nurses the state of Texas w [...] Read more

Criticized for Cutting Campus Mental Health Counseling, PA’s Largest Community College Adds Services

by Aneri Pattani | November 15, 2019
Two months after eliminating mental health counseling on campus, causing confusion and concern [...] Read more