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California Senate expands community colleges' reach on sexual assault
89.3 KPCC
Santa Monica College in Santa Monica, California. SB186 would alter sexual assault reporting at community colleges across the state. Photo by Michele Markel Connors via Flickr Creative Commons. The California Senate has passed a bill that would allow ...
College Sexual Assault Discipline Bill Passes State SenateDaily Nexus
Senate expands community colleges' reach on sexual assaultU-T San Diego

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U.S. News & World Report

Studies: Online Courses Unsuccessful at Community Colleges
U.S. News & World Report
The latest salvo comes from researchers at the University of California—Davis, who found that community college students throughout California were 11 percent less likely to finish and pass a course if they opted to take the online version instead of ...
The Trouble With Community CollegesNational Journal

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Los Angeles Times

Corinthian closing its last schools; 10000 California students displaced
Los Angeles Times
After years of government investigations, Corinthian Colleges Inc. will shut down more than two dozen of its remaining schools, displacing more than 10,000 California students. The move ends the turmoil at what was once one of the nation's largest ...
Corinthian Colleges shutdown leaves Southern California students in 'limbo'Contra Costa Times
Corinthian Colleges To Shut Down Last 28 Campuses, Including 12 In SouthlandCBS Local
Corinthian Colleges shutdown leaves Southern California educations in limboLong Beach Press Telegram
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Visalia Times-Delta

California Community Colleges Board welcomes two new board appointees
Lake County News
“Connie Conway and Jennifer Perry will bring valuable experience and expertise to the Community Colleges Board of Governors. We thank the governor for these outstanding appointments and I look forward to working with them both on behalf of California's ...
Connie Conway tabbed for college boardVisalia Times-Delta
Conway named to community colleges boardPorterville Recorder
Gov. Brown names Tulare Republican Conway to college boardFresno Bee

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Study Finds California Community College Students Performing Better In ...
CBS Local
DAVIS (CBS SF) – A newly-released study of more than 200,000 California community college students raises questions about the effectiveness of taking college courses online. Education researchers at UC Davis studied the progress of students in courses ...
Online courses a cure-all? Think again, says UC Davis studyUC Davis

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Challenges remain for community colleges offering bachelor's degrees
Inside Higher Ed
Florida has allowed community colleges to confer four-year degrees for years, yet last year the colleges received a new hurdle when the state Legislature placed a moratorium on new four-year programs. Meanwhile, California's pilot program -- viewed as ...

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San Francisco Chronicle

Locking students out of California colleges a losing strategy
San Francisco Chronicle
Some will attend private four-year colleges in California, and some will leave the state. And many more will turn to California's community colleges. In fact, California high school graduates are more likely than those in other states to attend a two ...

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SJP activists call on California community colleges to divest from human ...
Mondoweiss
We, Students for Justice in Palestine, as well as countless individuals from across the California Community College system, have banded together from all walks of life. We are a diverse coalition that consist of all people of every color, nationality ...

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U.S. News & World Report

California Community Colleges Create a Path to HBCUs
U.S. News & World Report
An initiative announced in March may help more California community college students become undergrads. Students who meet certain criteria can transfer to one of nine historically black colleges​, such as Dillard University in Louisiana and Stillman ...

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Press-Enterprise

COMMUNITY COLLEGES: Program takes mystery out of transfer process
Press-Enterprise
“It reflects that they haven't received an adequate education prior to community college, and that reflects a weakness of the K-12 system and how public education varies by town or city,” she said. “The community colleges are on the receiving end of ...

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