Community College News Now Aggregate List 1/29/201

Community College News Now Aggregate List

1/29/2014

State of the Union: Obama asks Congress to reverse economic inequality
http://www.latimes.com/nation/politics/politicsnow/la-pn-state-of-the-union-obama-2014-20140128,0,2195484.story#ixzz2rntqPptb

Low-key state of the union for education – Is the Pell shortfall back? – Connecticut backs off value-added teacher evals

http://www.politico.com/morningeducation/0114/morningeducation12853.html

How Cody Anderson went from a community college outfielder to one of the Indians’ top pitching prospects

http://www.cleveland.com/tribe/index.ssf/2014/01/how_cody_anderson_went_from_a.html

Community colleges bridge job skills gap in Wash.

http://www.king5.com/news/education/Community-colleges-bridging-the-gap-of-WA-lack-of-skilled-workers-242436551.html

Area community colleges get collective grant

http://www.utsandiego.com/news/2014/jan/27/grossmont-cuyamaca-colleges-grant/

Cornyn: Community college programs door to lucrative jobs

http://www.yourhoustonnews.com/pasadena/news/cornyn-community-college-programs-door-to-lucrative-jobs/article_1070b115-9b5e-5f01-9945-0df7ef5070ea.html

Interview: Lincoln Land Community College President Charlotte Warren

http://wuis.org/post/interview-lincoln-land-community-college-president-charlotte-warren

Joe, Jill Biden will speak at MCC Wednesday

http://www.democratandchronicle.com/story/news/local/2014/01/28/bidens-will-speak-at-mcc-wednesday/4979767/

ANN ARBOR: New programs at Washtenaw Community College for IT education

http://www.heritage.com/articles/2014/01/29/ann_arbor_journal/news/doc52e91d35c156c121586987.txt

Majority Of Students Have Skipped Buying A College Textbook Because They’re Too Expensive

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2014/01/27/textbooks-prices_n_4675776.html?utm_hp_ref=college

State Attorneys General Open Major Investigations of Big For-Profit Colleges

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/davidhalperin/state-attorneys-general-o_b_4677145.html?utm_hp_ref=college&ir=College