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New Group Raising Community Colleges' Profile

Community college leaders in Virginia and other states say their schools' roles in giving students an affordable education and job training are undervalued, so they're banding together to fight for federal policy changes.

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Grand Rapids Community College And Western Michigan University Create Transfer Student Partnership

Grand Rapids Community College wants to make it easier for students to earn a business degree from Western Michigan University.

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Pathways To 4-Year Schools Few For Community College Students

The state's colleges and universities have not taken all the steps mandated by the Tennessee legislature to make it easier for students to attend lower-cost community colleges and then transfer the credits to the universities, a new performance audit says.

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Public Seeks Answer From Roxbury Community College On US Crime Audit

Members of the board of trustees at Roxbury Community College said at their public meeting Tuesday that school funding could be in jeopardy if embattled college president Terrence A. Gomes remains in the post he has held since 2003.

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Free-Speech Group To Seek Review Of New Community-College Rules

A free-speech group in the Seattle Community College District is asking the state to review whether newly revised rules violate the First Amendment.

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Salt Lake Community College Students Rally To Save Cosmetology

Hair cutting is expected to fall to cost cutting at Utah Regents meeting Friday.

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Roxbury Community College Gets Financial Aid, Three Months Late

For about 1,400 students at Roxbury Community College, the checks are finally in the mail. And the mad scramble to get them out is just another sign of the dysfunction choking what should be an important Boston institution.

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Va. To Pay $2.4M To Settle Nursing Students' Fraud Suit

The state will pay 73 former Virginia Western Community College nursing students a total of $2.4 million to settle a fraud lawsuit.

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Food Banks Confront Hunger At Community Colleges

Seeing need, food banks target campuses like Bunker Hill Community College in Massachusetts

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Tuition Increased $4 Per Credit Hour At Kalamazoo Valley Community College

Kalamazoo Valley Community College will increase tuition by $4 per credit hour for the 2012-13 school year.

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