Tag: Community College
As we look toward the next academic year, what are college presidents thinking about the worldwide COVID-19 pandemic, economic crisis, and racial injustices facing their communities? In this interview with Harrisburg Area Community College’s President John “Ski” Sygielski, you’ll hear answers to those questions and learn how partnership with EAB can extend staff resources by providing robust research, best-practices, and technology to improve student success outcomes.
Discover why not every institution benefits from increased enrollments as the economy declines in this interactive infographic.
Eighteen months. Forty-seven committee meetings. Three and a half years. When we ask partners how long it takes to create a strategic plan on campus, the responses typically converge on a single theme: too long. And yet chances are, it took a mere matter of weeks for the COVID-19 pandemic to throw a major wrench in these carefully laid plans. And with uncertainty only growing around the future of the sector, the relevance of our pre-COVID plans is fast fading. However, we can’t afford to wait another year before finalizing and implementing bold strategic moves. In fact, revisiting and revising institutional strategy now is perhaps the most important step in ensuring long-term sustainability for our institutions.
In this new remote world, students find themselves in a situation for which many are ill-prepared. In this webconference, we discuss how to promote student success in a remote space and maintain engagement in a socially distanced world.
As institutions prepare for potential reopenings, senior leaders must consider what protective measures to introduce to reduce the risk of COVID-19 transmission. Discover four critical areas leaders must focus on and see early case studies from within and outside the higher education industry.
Community college leaders are all asking a similar question: are we going to experience the same countercyclical enrollment bump as we did during the Great Recession? This article explores that question.
In the wake of the COVID-19 outbreak, the college website has replaced physical functions of the campus and staff and is now your leading recruiter, admissions counselor, and advisor. What’s more, the needs of students and communities have changed—and community colleges are well-suited to meet them.
Across the month of April, EAB convened virtual working group sessions for community college leaders to identify concerns, and emerging strategies to respond to the challenges brought on by the COVID-19 pandemic.
Leaders at Hispanic Serving Institutions share three principles for meaningfully impacting Latinx student success, equity, and retention.
How Pueblo Community College transformed their communication approach to retain students during COVID-19
Learn how Pueblo Community College is adapting their communication strategy and using technology in creative ways to help their students thrive during these uncertain times