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 Tuesday, October 10, 2017


What You Always Wanted to Know About Dual Enrollment But Were Afraid to Ask

Dual Enrollment is a great idea that can expand access to higher education. But, today’s offerings aren’t working for everyone. Learn more about some work that’s being done to break down silos and fulfill the original intent of the program.

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• Total FTE enrollment for Fall 2017 was down 3.20% over Fall 2016 (91,245 vs. 94,263).
• Regular FTE enrollment (not including Dual Enrollment students) was down 4.71% (79,630 vs. 83,567)
• Dual Enrollment FTE enrollments were up 8.59% (11,614 vs. 10,695).
• 1,819 Dual Enrollment credentials were awarded in AY 2016-2017 (62% Transfer, 28% Career & Technical Education)


The JLARC report, a Dual Enrollment study, and the Chancellor’s Enrollment Task Force – the State Board for Community Colleges worked through a busy agenda at their regular September meeting.

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Plans for another VCCS Diversity Conference are in the works.

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Students at Danville Community College are growing their knowledge of science and research by feeding people through their community garden.

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A graduate from John Tyler Community College is showing how to get ahead through technical training, apprenticeships and hard work.

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Advisory Council of Presidents (ACOP)

 

Oct. 10-11

 

Founder’s Inn (Virginia Beach)

 

Chancellor’s Retreat

 

Oct. 11-12

 

Founder’s Inn (Virginia Beach)

 

Peer Group Conferences: Communications, Visual & Performing Arts (CVPA); Administration of Justice (ADJ); American Sign Language (ASL); Culinary Arts; Psychology; and Sociology

 

 Oct. 19-20

 

Virginia Crossings (Glen Allen)

 

ODU’s Community College Leadership Program Information Sessions

 

Oct. 25 PhD prog: 12:00-12:30
CORE prog: 1:00-1:30

 

Register using link at left.

 

Chancellor's Faculty Advisory Committee (CFAC)

 

 Nov. 2-3

 

System Office (Richmond)

 

2018 Diversity and Inclusion Webinar Series Proposals Deadline

 

Nov. 3
By 5:00 pm

 

Submit proposals using link at left

 

New Horizons Conference Call for Proposals Deadline

 

 Nov. 3
By 5:00 pm

 

Submit proposals using link at left.

 

Administrative Services Conference

 

 Nov. 8-9

 

System Office (Richmond)

 

ASAC Meeting

 

 Nov. 9-10

 

System Office (Richmond)

 

Faculty & Administrators Leadership Academy

 

 Nov. 10-12

 

Founder’s Inn (Virginia Beach)

 

Student Leadership Conference

 

 Nov. 10-12

 

Founder’s Inn (Virginia Beach)

 

State Board Meeting

 

Nov. 16

 

System Office (Richmond)

 

Peer Group Conferences: Developmental Education; Student Services; Learning Assistance Professionals; Early Childhood Development

 

Nov. 16-17

 

Virginia Crossings (Glen Allen)

 

Hire Ed Conference

 

Dec. 6-8

 

Homestead (Hot Springs)

 

Advisory Council of Presidents (ACOP)

 

Dec. 7

 

System Office (North Chesterfield, VA)

 

State Board Meeting

 

Jan. 17-18, 2018

 

System Office (Richmond)

 

VCCS Tech Council Winter Meeting

 

Jan. 24-25, 2018

 

System Office (Richmond)

 

Advisory Council of Presidents (ACOP)

 

Feb. 20-21, 2018

 

System Office (Richmond)

 

CODD/ASAC Meeting

 

March 7-9, 2018

 

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

 

State Board Meeting

 

Mar. 21-22, 2018

 

System Office (Richmond)

 

New Horizons Conference

 

Apr. 11-13

 

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 - June 1, 2018

 

System Office (Richmond)

 

VCCS Tech Council Spring 2018 Meeting

 

June 6 – June 7, 2018

 

System Office (Richmond)

 

Advisory Council of Presidents (ACOP)

 

Jun. 19-20, 2018

 

System Office (Richmond)

 

State Board Meeting

 

Jul. 19, 2018

 

System Office (Richmond)

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