Submitted by Ann McClure on Sun, 11/04/2012 - 6:32pm
A state mandate to focus on two-year students rather than 'lifelong learners' threatens the campuses' valued role in the community, along with their financial health. Mendocino College is a prime example.
Submitted by Ann McClure on Wed, 10/24/2012 - 11:01pm
Community college tuition has gone up so much during the economic downturn that students at Washington's two-year colleges are now paying what a University of Washington student paid just over a decade ago.
Submitted by Ann McClure on Thu, 10/18/2012 - 7:29pm
While City College of San Francisco administrators scramble to stave off bankruptcy and save the school's accreditation, they are being pressured by a group of students and faculty members who want a bigger say in deciding whether to reduce class offerings, lay off staffers or eliminate some academic programs entirely.