College success remains an elusive goal for many students in Los Angeles County, according to a supplement to the statewide \Divided We Fail: Improving College Completion and Closing Racial Gaps in California’s Community Colleges\" report rel
A group of nine community colleges is turning to some decidedly nontraditional students to help advance President Obama’s goal for the United States to have the highest proportion of college graduates in the world by 2020: baby boomers looking to
The Aspen Institute College Excellence Program released a list of what it considers the 120 "best" community colleges in the country Monday, kicking off a multistep, data-driven process for identifying a single institution to rec
The U.S. Education Department will convene four community college regional summits in the next two months to identify promising practices for increasing completion at community colleges, Education Secretary Arne Duncan announced today.
Tomblin, president of Southern Community and Technical College in Logan County, has been visiting community colleges across the state since January to have their presidents sign a challenge to increase their college's student completion numbe
More than 160 faculty, staff, students and alumni joined Bunker Hill Community College President Mary L. Fifield on Wednesday, January 19, 2011, for an intensive, day-long summit to create student-completion strategies.