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

Wednesday, May 30, 2018

New Jersey Educator selected to become Next President of Reynolds Community College.

(http://www.vccs.edu/vccsblog_post/paula-p-pando-named-next-president-of-j-sargeant-reynolds-community-college/)

Community College Tuition Rates set to rise 2.5% in the Fall.

(http://www.vccs.edu/vccsblog_post/state-board-sets-tuition-for-2018-2019-academic-year/)

Great Expectations celebrates its 10th anniversary of helping Virginia’s current and former foster youth.

(http://www.vccs.edu/vccsblog_post/vccs-great-expectations-program-celebrates-10-years-of-growth-and-success/)

State Board gets its first look at recommendations from the enrollment task force.

(http://www.vccs.edu/vccsblog_post/state-board-meeting-recap-3/)

GREAT EXPECTATIONS IS EMPOWERING VIRGINIA’S FOSTER YOUTH THROUGH ACTIVE SUPPORT AND ACCESS TO HIGHER EDUCATION.

• 1,372 Students were enrolled in Great Expectations in 2016/2017
• 105 Certificates or degrees were earned by Great Expectations      students in 2016/2017
• 396 Degrees or certificates have been awarded to Great Expectations students since 2008
• 12X – the number of students in Great Expectations has increased 12-fold since the program launched
• 25% of Great Expectations students earn academic honors

Successful sisters have people seeing double at DCC graduation.

(http://www.vccs.edu/vccsblog_post/twin-sisters-tackle-support-tech-programs-at-dcc/)

Formerly homeless mother of five fulfills her dream at WCC to become a nurse.

(http://www.vccs.edu/vccsblog_post/its-destiny-wcc-student-overcomes-homelessness-graduates-from-wccs-nursing-program/)

 

ASAC Meeting

 

May 31 – Jun. 1

 

System Office (Richmond)

 

Spring Administrative Services Conference

 

Jun. 5-6

 

DoubleTree by Hilton (Williamsburg)

 

VCCS Tech Council Spring 2018 Meeting

 

Jun. 6-7

 

System Office (Richmond)

 

College Communicators Association Summer Conference (https://squareup.com/store/college-communicators-va-and-dc)

 

Jun. 14-15

 

Norfolk State University

 

Advisory Council of Presidents (ACOP)

 

Jun. 19-20

 

System Office (Richmond)

 

Call for Proposals Deadline: Humanities Peer Group Conference (http://www.vccs.edu/careers/office-of-professional-development/peer-groups/humanities-peer-group-conference-2018-call-for-proposals/)

 

Jul. 11 (by 5:00 pm)

 

Click on link at left.

 

State Board Meeting

 

Jul. 18 – 19

 

GCC (Fredericksburg)

 

Advisory Council of Presidents (ACOP)

 

Aug. 22 (10 am)

 

Via Teleconference

 

State Board Meeting

 

Sep. 26-27

 

System Office (Richmond)

 

Virginia Community College Association (VCCA) Annual Conference (https://sites.google.com/a/email.vccs.edu/vcca/conferences-and-meetings/2018-annual-conference)

 

Oct. 3-5

 

Fredericksburg Hospitality House

 

Advisory Council of Presidents (ACOP)

 

Oct. 9 – 10

 

Founder’s Inn (Virginia Beach)

 

Chancellor’s Retreat

 

Oct. 10-11

 

Founder’s Inn (Virginia Beach)

 

STEM Peer Group

 

Oct. 26-27

 

Virginia Crossings (Glen Allen)

 

Chancellor’s Faculty Advisory Committee (CFAC)

 

Nov. 1-2

 

System Office (Richmond)

 

State Board Meeting

 

Nov. 14-15

 

System Office (Richmond)

 

Humanities Peer Group

 

Nov. 15-16

 

Virginia Crossings (Glen Allen)

 

Student Leadership Conference

 

Nov. 16-18

 

Founder’s Inn (Virginia Beach)

 

Hire Education Conference

 

Dec. 5-7

 

Omni Homestead (Hot Springs)

 

Advisory Council of Presidents (ACOP)

 

Dec. 6

 

Omni Homestead (Hot Springs)

With thanks to the sponsor of VCCS Special Events and Conferences

Sustaining Sponsor

 

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