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Register for the 2018 ACCT Leadership Congress

New York Marriott Marquis

October 24, 2018 to October 27, 2018

Join more than 2,000 trustees, presidents, chancellors, government officials, foundation representatives, and experts as we exchange critical information and ideas on successful new models, innovations, programs, and actively network with communit

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Governance Institute for Student Success

Hosted by the Alabama Community College System

April 9, 2018 to April 10, 2018

The Governance Institute for Student Success (GISS) is a national initiative that provides education for community and technical college trustees and presidents to assist them in data-informed governance to promote student success, equity and comp

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2018 Governance Leadership Institute

The Westin Riverwalk, San Antonio

March 21, 2018 to March 23, 2018

The ACCT Governance Leadership Institute (GLI) is an intensive, interactive two-and-a-half-day educational opportunity that orients trustees and their presidents to foundational and advanced issues relating to governing community colleges. 

Announcing the ACCT Student Trustee Advisory Committee

January 24, 2018

ACCT is pleased to announce an exciting opportunity for student trustees to become more closely involved with ACCT.  The ACCT Board of Directors recently approved the creation of the S

2017/2018 Citizen Trustee: Profiles in Leadership

January 1, 2018

ACCT is conducting an important 10-year survey of community college trustees and presidents. If you haven't yet completed the survey, please do so by March 1 using one of the links below.

Joint Statement on The Baccalaureate Degree as Entry-level Preparation for Professional Nursing Practice

December 14, 2017

On behalf of the nation’s 1,108 community colleges and the more than 6,500 elected and appointed governing board trustees, we write to express our strong opposition to the position statement entitled, “The Baccalaureate Degree as Entry-level Prepa

2017-18 ACCT Board of Directors Election Results

October 3, 2017

Washington, D.C. - New officers and members of the ACCT Board of Directors were elected during the 2017 ACCT Leadership Congress in Las Vegas, Nevada, on Tuesday, September 26 and Wednesday, September 27.

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2017 ACCT Association Awardees Announced

October 2, 2017

WASHINGTON—The Association of Community College Trustees (ACCT) is pleased to announce the recipients of its annual Association Awards for community college trustees, equity programs, chief executive officers, faculty members, and professional boa

Statement on October 1, 2017 Shooting in Las Vegas

October 2, 2017

From September 25 – 28, the Association of Community College Trustees (ACCT) convened its 48th Annual ACCT Leadership Congress in Las Vegas, Nevada. The association’s board, staff and members join the rest of the country in mourning the devastation visited upon the City of Las Vegas last night.

2017 ACCT Leadership Congress Opening

48th Annual ACCT Leadership Congress Focuses on Pathways to Prosperity

Opening Keynote Speakers Focus on Future Drivers of American Economy

September 27, 2017

A media leader and a tech innovator kicked off the 2017 ACCT Leadership Congress on Monday by stressing the vital role community colleges play in helping burgeoning minority populations become drivers of the American economy.

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