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

Tuesday, January 8, 2019

*FOR VCCS EVENTS CALENDAR, PLEASE SCROLL DOWN

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“Transfer Virginia” launches with ambitious goal of helping college students navigate the challenging waters from two-year to four-year institutions.
Multiple views of the undertaking are featured in this first VCCS Newsletter of the New Year.

(http://www.vccs.edu/vccsblog_post/transfer-virginia-launches-goal-is-to-ensure-that-students-are-able-to-make-the-jump-from-community-college-to-the-states-four-year-universities-more-efficiently/)

Some Virginia Community Colleges have taken steps on their own to improve transfer success for their students. Northern Virginia Community College (NOVA) established partnerships with several senior institutions. 

(http://www.vccs.edu/vccsblog_post/nova-launches-a-multi-pronged-effort-to-address-student-transfer-issues/)

NOVA president Scott Ralls and professor Charles Errico take a more extensive look at Virginia’s Transfer Challenge. 

(http://www.vccs.edu/vccsblog_post/taking-on-virginias-transfer-challenge-a-view-from-nova-by-scott-ralls-and-charles-errico/)

SVCC receives technology grant to offer courses across its expansive service territory. New A/V gear will improve access to higher education in rural counties in Southside Virginia.

(http://www.vccs.edu/vccsblog_post/new-year-brings-new-technology-to-help-virginia-community-college-serve-its-sprawling-territory/)

PVCC anti-poverty program receives major matching gift. Philanthropist Dorothy Batten boosts Network2Work, which provides support for job-seekers in Charlottesville area

 

(http://www.vccs.edu/vccsblog_post/pvcc-program-that-helps-job-seekers-receives-major-boost-from-matching-grant/)

 

VCCS State Board Meeting (http://www.vccs.edu/about/where-we-are/state-board/)

 

Jan. 16-17,
2019

 

System Office (Richmond)

 

VCCS Technology Council

 

Jan. 30-31, 2019

 

System Office (Richmond)

 

Advisory Council of Presidents (ACOP)

 

Feb 6-7, 2019

 

System Office (Richmond)

 

Council of Deans and Directors/Academic and Student Affairs Council (CODD/ASAC)

 

March 6-8, 2019

 

Location TBD

 

VCCS State Board Meeting (http://www.vccs.edu/about/where-we-are/state-board/)

 

March 20-21, 2019

 

Location TBD

 

Chancellor’s Faculty Advisory Committee (CFAC)http://www.vccs.edu/about/where-we-are/state-board/

 

April 4-5, 2019

 

System Office (Richmond)

 

New Horizons Conference (http://newhorizons.vccs.edu/)

 

Apr. 10-12, 2019

 

Hotel Roanoke & Conf. Center (Roanoke)

 

Advisory Council of Presidents (ACOP)

 

Apr 16-17, 2019

 

System Office (Richmond)

 

VCCS State Board Meeting (http://www.vccs.edu/about/where-we-are/state-board/)

 

May 15-16, 2019

 

System Office (Richmond)

 

Academic and Student Affairs Council (ASAC)

 

May 23-24, 2019

 

System Office (Richmond)

 

VCCS Technology Council

 

May 29-30, 2019

 

System Office (Richmond)

 

Advisory Council of Presidents (ACOP)

 

June 18-19, 2019

 

System Office (Richmond)

 

VCCS State Board Meeting (http://www.vccs.edu/about/where-we-are/state-board/)

 

July 17-18, 2019

 

System Office (Richmond)

 

Council of Deans and Directors/Academic and Student Affairs Council (CODD/ASAC)

 

Sept. 4-6, 2019

 

Location TBD

 

Va. Community Colleges Association annual conference (https://sites.google.com/a/email.vccs.edu/vcca/home?authuser=0)

 

Sept. 25-27, 2019

 

Sheraton Waterside Hotel Norfolk

 

Academic and Student Affairs Council (ASAC)

 

Nov. 7-8, 2019

 

System Office (Richmond)

With thanks to the sponsor of VCCS Special Events and Conferences

Sustaining Sponsor

 

Have an idea for a story, a question for the Chancellor, or an item for the Meetings & Events calendar? Please send to statewidesyllabus@vccs.edu (mailto:statewidesyllabus@vccs.edu?subject=Feedback) . Thanks

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