Tuesday, June 23, 2009

NEWS LINKS | June 23, 2009

SBCTC NEWS LINKS | Articles about – and of interest to – Washington state community and technical colleges




Letter: A great ride

For 22 years, Wenatchee Sunrise Rotary has hosted the Apple Century Bike Ride, bringing hundreds of cycling enthusiasts to our beautiful valley. …The Challenge Scholarship pays for two years' tuition at Wenatchee Valley College or the equivalent amount at the university or trade school of the student's choice

Wenatchee World, June 22, 2009






Community Colleges Mobilize to Train Cybersecurity Workers

With a new White House push against computer crime, two-year institutions try to put themselves on the front lines

Chronicle of Higher Education, June 26, 2009


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From 2+2 to 3+1

Arizona regent floats idea of dealing with space and money crunch by creating programs in which students work through end of junior year at community college, and then pick up bachelor's after one year at a university

Inside Higher Ed, June 23, 2009





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