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Adventures in Adjunct Life: Week One

Well, my first week as an adjunct is officially over. After five days of teaching four different classes at two institutions across three campuses, here are the pros and cons I have noticed so far: 189 more words

Why I went to Community College

Hello Everyone,

So next Monday I will be starting my first semester at San Diego State (SDSU) as  a transfer.  This was actually quite a journey.   346 more words

The First Year (an "abstract")

Community college is often seen as lesser than “more prestigious” universities, such as MIT, or Harvard. This is entirely justified, in that the people who attend their local community college often differ greatly in comparison to their generally more wealthy private-school counterparts; it is undeniable. 983 more words

Lamy Safari fountain pen


As you may (or may not) know, I am taking a calligraphy class over at my local community college. It’s not quite a thing that I would use fountain pens in, but it’s cool to have them around when you want to feel fancy! 157 more words


Understanding employers’ responses to for-profit colleges

by Nicole Deterding and David Pedulla

Between 1990 and 2010, the number of for-profit postsecondary institutions in the United States more than tripled, to over 1,100… 1,086 more words

Research Findings

Innovative Spirit Alive at CCC

Those of you who have lived in or around Cleveland County for many years probably remember when Cleveland Community College was Cleveland Technical College (Cleveland Tech to most of us). 331 more words

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2016 Mexican-American Dream Scholarship: Open to undocumented students in Southern California


The Council of Mexican Federations (COFEM) recently announced their Mexican-American Dream scholarship.  Scholarship awards range from $500 (to community college students) to $1,000 (to undergraduate students attending four-year colleges or universities).   174 more words