TITLE

State budget cuts, stagnant enrollment behind LRCC layoffs

PUB. DATE
August 2011
SOURCE
New Hampshire Business Review;8/12/2011, Vol. 33 Issue 17, p27
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the announcement of Lakes Region Community College (LRCC) president Mark Edelstein regarding the potential layoffs in 2011 as triggered by state budget cuts and poor enrollment condition.
ACCESSION #
64285700

 

Related Articles

  • La. Colleges To Lay Off Staff, Trim Programs. JOHNSON, CHEVEL // Community College Week;5/27/2013, Vol. 25 Issue 21, p14 

    The article reports on the plans of Delgado Community College and Nuñez Community College in Lousiana to lay off employees and to cut academic programs.

  • Wash. Community Colleges Lack Funds for Retraining.  // Community College Week;4/20/2009, Vol. 21 Issue 17, p12 

    The article reports on the lack of retraining funds that has caused community colleges in Washington state to reject laid-off workers. State funding for unemployed worker which includes two years' worth of tuition, transportation and books to improve job skills or learn other kind of employment...

  • Community Colleges as Economic Saviors. McClure, Ann // University Business;Mar2010, Vol. 13 Issue 3, p34 

    The article discusses the importance of community colleges during economic difficulties in the U.S. According to George Boggs, president of the American Association of Community Colleges (AACC), community colleges are considered the potential savior of the economy. It states that the progress...

  • Investors' Rights Questions Still Unanswered as CMBS Return. Sinnock, Bonnie // National Mortgage News;8/30/2010, Vol. 34 Issue 47, p6 

    The article stresses an issue regarding the rights of commercial mortgage-backed securities investors in bankruptcy cases and other risks in the U.S. as raised by Mark Edelstein, chairman of Morrison & Foerster's real estate finance group.

  • Wisc. Struggles To Reach Agreement on Jobs Program. BAUER, SCOTT // Community College Week;10/5/2009, Vol. 22 Issue 4, p15 

    The article focuses on the challenges faced by community colleges in Wisconsin in accommodating the surge in students who want to retrain after they loss their jobs due to recession. Resident Michael Isbell said that the income tax increase proposed by Democratic Representative Cory Mason should...

  • Best of the Blogs.  // Crain's Cleveland Business;8/8/2011, Vol. 32 Issue 32, p0031 

    Several blogs are presented such as the 12-meter Cleveland Indians baseball team logo replica made and unveiled by artist Cyprien Gaillard in Mitte in Berlin, Germany, the applied science manufacturing program to be offered at Lakeland Community College in Florida along with the Alliance for...

  • Brownsville's Brain Drain. CORTEZ-NEAVEL, BETH // Texas Observer: A Journal of Free Voices;Jun2013, Vol. 105 Issue 6, p5 

    The article reports on the dissolution of the 20-year partnership between the University of Texas (UT) - Brownsville and Texas Southmost College (TSC) which will take effect on August 31, 2015. It says that the split will result in the mass layoff of 350 staff members in what was considered a...

  • Tuition waived for laid-off locals.  // Marketing News;12/3/2001, Vol. 35 Issue 25, p17 

    The article reports that the administrators of Bucks County Community College in Newtown, Pennsylvania are trying to offset layoffs at county businesses by offering free tuition to the newly unemployed people. The new policy allows any county resident who has lost a job to enroll at no cost in...

  • Edelstein to take reins as NHCTC-Laconia president.  // New Hampshire Business Review;5/26/2006, Vol. 28 Issue 11, p31 

    The article reports that Mark Edelstein has been appointed president of New Hampshire Community Technical College-Laconia. According to the article, Edelstein was previously the president of Diablo Valley College in Pleasant Hill, California. He replaces Don Morrissey who has served as interim...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of VIRGINIA BEACH PUBLIC LIBRARY AND SYSTEM

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics