The Aspen Institute's College Excellence program on Tuesday announced 10 finalists for the 2021 Aspen Prize for Community College Excellence. The prize of $1 million is awarded every two years to community colleges that show achievement in…

Blog: Confessions of a Community College Dean  Although it’s always true that my posts here reflect my own opinion, and not those of my employer, it seems worth reiterating in this case.  This is my personal…

When the COVID-19 pandemic arrived in the U.S., and it became clear that it would require a massive shift in day-to-day life, higher education responded quickly. Most colleges and universities quickly extended spring breaks, evaluated…

CDC Issues New Guidance for Colleges May 20, 12:41 p.m. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention issued new guidance Tuesday for colleges on slowing the spread of coronavirus. The guidance describes behaviors colleges can promote to…