Category Archives: College Retention

I Am a Community College Student

BY Terry O’Banion President Emeritus League for Innovation Senior Advisor Higher Education Programs Walden University Editor’s note: Terry O’Banion has been working in the community college field for 50 years. He has been recognized with four national awards in his … Continue reading

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Aspen Institute Opens College Competition

Let the numbers crunching begin – at least for 120 lucky community colleges. Those institutions are being invited to compete for the $1 million Aspen Prize for Community College Excellence, an effort by the Aspen Institute for College Excellence to … Continue reading

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Five Lessons on College Retention from Early Colleges

By Cecilia L. Cunningham President and Founder, Middle College National Consortium, and Roberta S. Matthews, Provost and Vice-President for Academic Affairs, Brooklyn College Through the work of the Middle College National Consortium and the Woodrow Wilson National Fellowship Foundation, we … Continue reading

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