Submitted by Ann McClure on Tue, 01/24/2012 - 5:49pm
Gov. Deval Patrick drew praise and criticism last night over a plan to remake the community-college system, including unifying the state's 15 campuses, unveiled in his annual state of the state address.
Submitted by Ann McClure on Tue, 01/24/2012 - 5:43pm
A gift of nearly $11 million will enable a state community college campus in central Maine to expand by as many as 2,000 students, helping to accommodate the huge demand from those seeking enrollment, Gov. Paul LePage and other officials announced Monday.
Submitted by Ann McClure on Tue, 01/17/2012 - 5:01pm
On television and billboards throughout Hampton Roads, advertisements inform students that if they enroll at Tidewater Community College, it can be a gateway to four-year schools such as the University of Virginia.
Submitted by Ann McClure on Tue, 01/10/2012 - 6:44pm
Over the objections of angry college students and worried faculty members, California community college leaders voted Monday to support a systemwide overhaul that could end many free classes for older adults and squeeze out students who fail to move quickly through the system.
Submitted by Ann McClure on Sun, 01/08/2012 - 9:24pm
North Carolina is picking up much of the cost. It is paying about $1 million to help nearly 400 workers acquire these skills, and a community college has committed to develop a custom curriculum that Caterpillar has valued at about $4.3 million.