It's Latino Heritage Month!
We have so many incredible Latinx leaders in higher education including Dr. Dalila A. Sajadian, Director of Learning Services at NIACC. She is an advocate for Community Colleges because of their welcoming environments and the many opportunities to succeed. Read her full story here.
First Lady Jill Biden Visited DMACC
Biden visited DMACC's Ankeny campus on Wednesday, September 15 to discuss the Build Back Better Plan's funding for more child care centers, universal preschool and two years of Community College. Read the article here.
Report: Community Colleges Drive Workforce Education and Training
A new survey found that Community Colleges play a huge role in workforce education and training. "Community and technical colleges educate more people per year than apprenticeship programs, coding boot camps and federal job training programs combined." Read the article here.
Reminder of Important ACCT Leadership Congress Information
If you are planning on attending the 2021 ACCT Leadership Congress in San Diego, please remember that you need to upload your proof of vaccination into the online portal OR you need to provide a negative COVID-19 test administered 72 hours before the event to be able to attend.
More information as well as cancellation and refund policies can be found here.