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Articles from Community College Week (November 3, 2008)

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100 Days--a new book by Farmington, Conn.'s Tunxis Community College faculty members Carianne Mack, assistant professor of fine arts, and Steve Ersinghaus, associate professor of English--fills 204 pages with the series of 100 watercolor drawings Mack completed over the course of 100 days during summer 2008, accompanied by 100 daily poems that the watercolors inspired Ersinghaus to write. 90
3 Va. colleges pool resources to create new internet service. 82
A dissertation-inspired book by Ken Burak, assistant professor of philosophy at Northampton Community College in Bethlehem, Pa., has been published by VDM Verlag publishing company. 152
A new $25,000 Computer Forensics Lab at South Texas College's Technology Campus in McAllen has opened its doors to help students get advanced training in this field. 163
A team of Kishwaukee College (Malta, Ill.) horticulture students competed in the 4th Annual Green Industry Challenge held at Joliet Junior College and placed in several categories, including two first-place finishes. 132
A two-year, $2.4 million U.S. Department of Education grant awarded to South Seattle Community College will help improve the success of low-income and underserved Asian American and Pacific Islander students. 185
Aid office proposes to reduce Title IV paperwork. Pekow, Charles 141
Anne Arundel Community College. 151
As economy swoons, parents fret over college costs. Pope, Justin 870
Athletic group probes booster club spending at Three Rivers. 91
Background checks completed on Ala. 2-year system employees. 435
Bailout bill contains help for students in disaster areas. Pekow, Charles 179
Bits by bytes: a cyborg future looms. AllBritton, Chris 349
Broward College in Fort Lauderdale, Fla., has been awarded an Emergency Management for Higher Education Grant for $485,425 from the U.S. Department of Education's Office of Safe and Drug-Free Schools. 119
Calendar. Calendar 257
Columbia State Community College. 104
Community college enrollment rises as economic angst grows. 512
Condensed calendar, added benefits: students, employees laud colleges' four-day workweeks. Meyer, Harvey 1828
Economic meltdown hampers plans for W.Va. college construction bonds. 335
Edmonds Community College in Lynnwood, Wash., received a $1.4 million grant for international education from the U.S. Department of State. 152
Embattled chief resigns post at Oregon's Coos Bay CC campus. 94
English prof cleared in flap over Palin assignment. 112
Enrollment at Mass. colleges is climbing to record levels. 98
Enrollment is up by 3 percent in Minnesota's college system. 121
Expansion plans delayed: credit crunch stymies planned La. college bond sale. 317
Florida colleges targeting binge drinking: new rules in effect. 987
Follow-up student survey being planned by institute. Pekow, Charles 355
Fort Wayne's Ivy Tech gets first endowed professorship. 86
HACC. 86
In defense of associate degree nurses. Soriano, Dino V., Sr. 698
Librarian who shot colleague charged with Texas murder. 142
Many eligible students never apply for financial aid, new report finds. Pekow, Charles 662
Metropolitan Community College-Kansas City. 134
Miami Dade College's North Campus has been awarded a $2.3 million grant from the Hispanic Serving Institutions Program of the U.S. Department of Education College Cost Reduction and Access Act to support science education. 177
Michigan colleges beef up training for 'green' energy jobs. 650
More budget cuts hit Tenn. colleges as tax revenues decline. 688
Morton College. 87
Oregon classrooms filling with boomers returning to college for 'encore careers'. 493
Rancho Santiago Community College District. 101
Report says Internet blogs growing in popularity, influence. Goldsborough, Reid 769
Report: generational gains in post-secondary Ed stall. 435
Reynolds College class to decorate Virginia Governor's Mansion for Christmas holidays. 612
Server crash at SW Mississippi exposes 7,000 records on web. 118
Shirley Schwartz, scholarship program manager for Washington's Clark College Foundation, has been named a 2008 "Accomplished & Under 40" honoree by the Vancouver Business Journal. 144
Travis Bensink, 29, a culinary arts student at North Carolina's Guilford Technical Community College, found that working with top-notch chefs and culinary arts students during his three months as an intern as a cook's assistant at Walt Disney World in Orlando last summer wasn't a Mickey Mouse job. 146
Tribal college starts certified program in horsemanship. 102
Two Iowa Western Community College instructors have been selected to be presenters at the eighth International Research Conference on Service-Learning and Civic Engagement. Conference news 174

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