Federal funding update
Congress has approved the final
version of the fiscal year 2019 Labor,
HHS and Education appropriations
bill, and the news is mostly good
for community colleges. The bill
includes funding increases for
Pell and Perkins. Learn more: bit.
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01 Board Chair’s Letter
Promises to keep.
By Sandra L. Kurtinitis
04 News & Analysis
Emerging trends to watch
By John Colbert and Leander J. Foley III
Advocating for gender equity.
By DeRionne Pollard
08 Lessons in Leadership
Essential CEO skills for raising and
managing financial resources.
By Kathy Drumm and Tony Zeiss
At 25, ATE’s impact continues to grow.
By Madeline Patton
29 Quick Hits
Four-year manufacturing degrees
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Guarding against cybercrime.
By Tabitha Whissemore
32 Final Thoughts
Reaching across the aisle.
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