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Tidewater Community College To Get $24 Million For Student Job Aid

Tidewater Community College has been awarded a $24 million federal grant to lead a statewide community-college project aimed at helping more students get jobs, according to a TCC statement released Monday.

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15 Community Colleges To Split $20M US Grant

The federal government will give the 15 Massachusetts community colleges $20 million to increase workforce training programs in industries facing a shortage of technically skilled employees.

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On Campus: Tech College Officials Fight Voter ID Ruling

Leaders in the Wisconsin Technical College System are fighting a ruling that student IDs issued by the state's 16 technical colleges cannot be used to vote.

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Iowa Community College Costs Rise More Slowly Than National Average

Tuition and fees at Iowa’s community colleges have increased 45 percent since 2002, according to a state report that will be discussed today.

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Miami Dade College Named A Finalist For $1 Million Prize

Miami Dade College is one of 10 community college nationwide named as finalists for the $1 million Aspen Prize.

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Walla Walla Community College Finalist For $1M Prize

Walla Walla Community College has been named one of 10 national finalists for a $1 million prize to highlight two-year colleges that do exceptional work in educating students and training them for good jobs.

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More Baltimore Graduates Attend Two-Year Colleges, Where They Are Less Likely To Earn Degree

The number of Baltimore City high school graduates enrolling in four-year colleges and universities has dropped in recent years as more head to two-year institutions where they are far less likely to graduate.

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Greuel To Investigate Community College Hiring

Officials bow to state controller's call for an external inquiry in the selection of Christine Marez as a watchdog for its construction program.

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Lawson State Community College Helping Freshmen Navigate Their First Year

Navigating campus, figuring out the computer system, even learning to work in groups -- all that can be hard for newbies. Even more so if they're the first in their family to go to college or come from a disadvantaged background.

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Michigan Community Colleges See Enrollment Dip After Years Of Growth

For the past decade, enrollment at Michigan's community colleges have been on a steep, upward trajectory.

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