by Dr. Lane Glenn – Northern Essex Community College – Haverhill, MA
During crises, like the current coronavirus pandemic, the differences between community college students and students at America’s private and public flagship universities can be staggeringly difficult to reconcile.
by Steve Robinson, Ph.D. – Owens Community College – Perrysburg, OH
Our efforts to move our college through the COVID-19 response with the least disruption to our mission of student and community success will be a long-term effort.
by Linnie S. Carter, Ph.D., APR, and M. Pamilla Saylor – HACC, Central Pennsylvania’s Community College – Harrisburg, PA
Preparation is the key to confidence, even in the midst of fast-breaking events. If you do your job right, your college executives will instinctively know how to handle the media.
I recently got some questions from a reporter about a recent hire at one of our colleges. Although we knew we’d done nothing wrong, we fretted about the tone of the questions and feared we were facing a negative story. Some wanted to put off responding to the reporter. We promptly answered the reporter’s questions.READ MORE