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NEWS FROM AROUND THE VCCS
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[Chancellor’s Statewide Syllabus with logo]

Tuesday, December 12, 2017

Strong Partnership Between VEDP & VCCS Key to Virginia’s Economic Future

Joining forces viewed as possible solution to what’s come to be known as “out-migration.”

(http://www.vccs.edu/vccsblog_post/strong-partnership-between-vedp-vccs-key-to-virginias-economic-future/)

Fourth Industrial Revolution Challenges Virginia’s Community Colleges

Expert says being nimble is a requisite for preparing Virginians for the jobs of tomorrow.

(http://www.vccs.edu/vccsblog_post/fourth-industrial-revolution-challenges-virginias-community-colleges/)

SINCE THE LAUNCH OF THE NEW ECONOMY WORKFORCE CREDENTIALS GRANT PROGRAM (JULY 1, 2016), VIRGINIA’S COMMUNITY COLLEGES HAVE PROVIDED TRAINING LEADING TO 7,256 HIGH-DEMAND CREDENTIALS. THE AVERAGE AGE OF VIRGINIANS EARNING A HIGH-DEMAND CREDENTIAL IS 36 YEARS AND 2 OUT OF 3 VIRGINIANS IN THE PROGRAM ARE NEW TO COMMUNITY COLLEGE EDUCATION.

   VIRGINIA GOVERNOR   ATTENDS SVCC POWER LINE GRADUATION

The first-of-its-kind school in Virginia boasts a 90 percent hiring rate.

(http://www.vccs.edu/vccsblog_post/virginia-governor-attends-svcc-power-line-graduation/)

FRANKLIN MAN FIRST IN FAMILY TO ENTER THE TRADES SECTOR

PDCCC graduate transitions from high school to Huntington Ingalls in just a few months.

(http://www.vccs.edu/vccsblog_post/pdccc-graduate-transitions-from-high-school-to-huntington-ingalls-in-few-months-franklin-man-first-in-family-to-enter-the-trades-sector/)

 

CALL FOR PROPOSALS: 2018 DIVERSITY AND INCLUSION WEBINAR SERIES (HTTPS://VCCSEDU.AZ1.QUALTRICS.COM/SE/?SID=SV_3JFLIVQKGKOXVPB&Q_JFE=0)

 

Jan. 12, 2018 (Deadline to submit)

 

Use link at left.

 

STATE BOARD MEETING

 

Jan. 18, 2018

 

System Office (Richmond)

 

VCCS TECH COUNCIL WINTER MEETING

 

Jan. 24-25,
2018 

 

System Office (Richmond)

 

COLLEGE COMMUNICATORS ASSOCIATION WINTER CONFERENCE (HTTPS://SQUAREUP.COM/STORE/COLLEGE-COMMUNICATORS-VA-AND-DC)

 

Feb. 2, 2018

 

University of Richmond

 

ADVISORY COUNCIL OF PRESIDENTS (ACOP)

 

Feb. 20-21,
2018

 

System Office (Richmond)

 

CODD/ASAC MEETING

 

 Mar. 7-9,
 2018

 

The Inn at Virginia Tech & Skelton
Conference Center (Blacksburg)

 

STATE BOARD MEETING

 

Mar. 22, 2018

 

Germanna Community College
(Fredericksburg)

 

CHANCELLOR’S FACULTY ADVISORY COMMITTEE (CFAC)(HTTP://WWW.VCCS.EDU/CAREERS/OFFICE-OF-PROFESSIONAL-DEVELOPMENT/ACADEMIESSEMINARS/FACULTY-ADMINISTRATORS-LEADERSHIP-ACADEMY/)

 

Apr. 5-6,
2018

 

System Office (Richmond)

 

New Horizons Conference (http://www.cvent.com/events/2018-vccs-new-horizons-conference/event-summary-81c1fdb3639744f1ad637e612bbdd780.aspx)

 

Apr. 11-13,
2018

 

Hotel Roanoke (Roanoke)

 

ADVISORY COUNCIL OF PRESIDENTS (ACOP)

 

Apr. 17-18,
2018

 

System Office (Richmond)

 

STATE BOARD MEETING

 

May 17, 2018

 

System Office (Richmond)

 

ASAC MEETING

 

May 31-Jun. 1, 2018

 

System Office (Richmond)

 

VCCS TECH COUNCIL SPRING MEETING

 

Jun. 6-7, 2018

 

System Office (Richmond)

 

ADVISORY COUNCIL OF PRESIDENTS (ACOP)

 

Jun. 19-20,  2018

 

The Inn at Virginia Tech & Skelton Conference Center (Blacksburg, VA)

 

STATE BOARD MEETING

 

Jul. 19, 2018

 

System Office (Richmond)

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