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Special Announcement Regarding ACCT President and CEO J. Noah Brown

August 7, 2019

Washington, D.C. — Association of Community College Trustees (ACCT) Board Chair Connie Hornbeck today announced ACCT’s agreement with President and CEO J. Noah Brown to ensure two more years of Brown’s exceptional leadership of the organization, effective November 1, 2019 through October 31, 2021.

New Report Details Opportunities for Community Colleges to Expand Apprenticeships

February 27, 2019

Community colleges are leaders in offering work-based learning opportunities. Colleges can serve more students by expanding apprenticeship programs to emerging industries and focusing on diversity.

The Association of Community College Trustees (ACCT), with support from Strada Education Network, today released an issue brief that offers community colleges strategies to expand apprenticeship programs.

How Urban and Rural Community Colleges Can Support Educational Attainment among Men in their Communities

February 11, 2019

As affordable, open-door institutions, community colleges are first responders for supporting males’ postsecondary attainment.

Governance Institute for Student Success (GISS) - New England State Systems

Nashua Community College, NH

November 29, 2018 to November 30, 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

New Report Explains How K-12 School and Community College Alignment Helps Student Success

November 28, 2018

AACC, ACCT, and Education Strategy Group offer recommended practices to improve community college, K-12 collaboration for better college and career outcomes.

2018 ACCT Leadership Congress Photos

November 9, 2018

We hope you had a great time at the ACCT Leadership Congress.

We have posted thousands of photos from the event, including the ACCT Awards, at Flickr.

‘Future Proofing’ Institutions, Listening to Students, and New Priorities for 2019

Days 3 & 4

October 29, 2018

During the third day of the 2018 ACCT Leadership Congress, community college leaders were urged to “future-proof” their institutions in the face of evolving needs from students and employers.

Awards

Outstanding Community College Leaders Receive National-Level Association Awards

2018 ACCT Awards Recognize Outstanding Community College Trustee, Equity Program, CEO, Faculty and Professional Board Staff

October 27, 2018

WASHINGTON--The Association of Community College Trustees (ACCT) on Friday, October 26 announced its 2018 ACCT Association Awards Winners, recognizing outstanding community college tr

Announcement of Newly Elected, Re-elected and Appointed Board Members and Officers

October 26, 2018

The Association of Community College Trustees (ACCT) is pleased to announce the elections and appointments of new ACCT Board of Directors and ACCT Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Committee members and officers.

Partnerships and Progress as ACCT Leadership Congress Continues

Day 2

October 26, 2018

Philanthropic and business leaders urged community college leaders to focus on the “radically different” during the second day of the 2018 ACCT Community College Leadership Congress in New York City.

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