Submitted by Lynn Russo Whylly on Fri, 03/15/2013 - 1:28pm
Students imagine a number of outcomes when they enroll in a course of study, but the one that probably doesn’t occur to them is the possibility they’ll show up to class and find their college closed. That is what happened to students in Connecticut and Rhode Island attending Butler Business School and Sawyer School.
Submitted by Lynn Russo Whylly on Sun, 03/10/2013 - 2:35pm
Virtually all nonexempt, nondefense discretionary programs are subject to an across-the-board cut of 5 percent in the current fiscal year (FY 2013) and nonexempt, nondefense mandatory programs are subject to a cut of 5.1 percent, the American Association of Community Colleges reports. These cuts, the AACC points out, will impact nearly every federal program that touches community colleges this year, except Pell grants.
Submitted by Lynn Russo Whylly on Wed, 02/20/2013 - 10:01am
Maricopa County Community College District (Ariz.) announced it will open a corporate college to focus on customized technical training for local employers.
Submitted by Lynn Russo Whylly on Wed, 02/20/2013 - 9:56am
Muskegon Community College officials praised the response from the school's wrestlers, who police say were secretly videotaped while showering.
Submitted by Lynn Russo Whylly on Wed, 02/20/2013 - 9:48am
San Jose City College and Evergreen Valley College both got a bump from their regional oversight board last week, with City College being taken off probation and Evergreen getting its "warning status" removed.