Donna Meyer, CEO of the Organization of Associate Degree Nursing, and AACC President Walter Bumphus discusses the state of nursing education on a new episode of AACC’s Community College Voice podcast. See https://www.oadn.org/ for more information and upcoming webinars.
April 24, 2020 | Issue # 161 As Community College Month draws to a close, I want to express my sincere thanks to all of you for your herculean efforts to keep your colleges running (remotely) and your students on track. As most of us have settled into a new routine, we’re starting to look […]
Season 4 Episode 2 In this episode, we talk to AACC’s Dr. Walter Bumphus and Jen Worth about addressing online education for CTE/RTI programs.
Season 4 Episode 1 In this episode, we talk to Dr. Walter Bumphus about his top of mind issues for April 2020.
Thursday, April 16, 2020 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM EDT In this webinar AACC government relations staff re-capped the initial phase of CARES Act implementation and further expected activity, both by the federal government and on campuses. They presented AACC’s legislative agenda for forthcoming stimulus legislation and discussed the important role for institutional advocacy. They […]
April 10, 2020 | Issue # 160 Happy Community College Month! If ever there has been a time to honor the work of community colleges, this is it. AACC is busy advocating for additional funding through the next federal stimulus bill expected from Congress. The CARES Act was a good first step, but it will […]
Tuesday, April 28, 2020 / 3:30-4:30 pm EDT With COVID-19 being declared a worldwide pandemic, community colleges were immediately faced with making critical decisions as they assessed accommodations and considerations for students with disabilities. In this webinar AACC’s Director of Diversity, Inclusion and Equity, Kevin Christian, and Glennis Daniels-Bacchus, Associate Director of the College of […]
Thursday, April 23, 2020 / 3:30-4:30 pm EDT In this webinar AACC’s Director of Diversity, Inclusion and Equity, Dr. Kevin Christian talked with Dr. Melva Black, Interim Dean of Humanities and Assistant Professor of Communications at Volunteer State Community College (TN), and George Roberson, a male student of color, about the ways VSCC engaged students […]
The COVID-19 pandemic has required community colleges to shift from in-person instruction to online and virtual instruction for most classes. Colleges were forced to make this transition in just a few days. It is too early to have reliable data on how many classes and how much instruction has successfully transitioned to online and virtual […]
March 27, 2020 | Issue # 159 I hope that you are adapting to this new normal with social distancing. As I have said since March 3, our country is facing unprecedented times in the battle against COVID-19. As we continued to digest all of the information released by the Centers for Disease Control and […]