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How are community colleges getting students and faculty online?

On March 17, Peter Hans, president of the North Carolina Community College System, advised North Carolina’s 58 community colleges to...

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As classes resume, challenges persist. How are you doing?

Welcome to Awake58. Thank you for sticking with us. If you missed last week’s newsletter regarding colleges’ responses to COVID-19, click...

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From virtual to personal: Community colleges respond to rare challenges as classes go online

Since Peter Hans, president of the NC Community College System, instructed colleges to move from face-to-face instruction to remote education...

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Perspective | Haywood Community College increases student success through excellence in advising

When Haywood Community College (HCC) embarked on the reaccreditation process, one of the first steps was to establish a Quality...

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Google and Caldwell Community College join to address students’ remote-learning needs

As community colleges switch most of their instruction to remote teaching during the COVID-19 crisis, students obviously need both internet...

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Explore how one college is dealing with COVID-19. Share your thoughts and questions.

Welcome to Awake58! If you missed last week’s edition exploring the initial responses to COVID-19, click here. Three new college...

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Perspective | Where are college students counted for the 2020 Census?

Across North Carolina, there are many communities impacted by the presence of a college or university. Where will these students be...

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How does a college stay connected during COVID-19? Forsyth Tech hopes to lead the way.

Nation here. I’ve spent much of the past week speaking with community college leaders and personnel in hopes of understanding...

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Common threads: How creativity, lifelong learning, and family define Haywood Community College

Arriving at Haywood Community College, I was so taken by the beauty of the campus that I almost forgot about...

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In this crisis together: How community colleges are handling COVID-19

The State Board of Community Colleges voted to approve five temporary amendments to help with the impact of COVID-19 in...

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John Gossett will be president at A-B Tech. He talks about his readiness on day one.

Today, on March 19, the State Board of Community Colleges approved John Gossett to be the president of Asheville-Buncombe Technical...

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Perspective | Introducing NC Career Launch to the NC work-based learning ecosystem

How thrilled would an employer be if every one of their existing employees and future hires felt this way about...