Student Finds Flexibility and Great Professors at Community College
Northampton Community College student
Nicole says the college's work-study opportunities give her a hands-on learning experience. She also said the flexible and welcoming nature of the college help her succeed. Listen to her story and other stories by
Achieving the Dreamhere.
Drexel's President Tours RACC's State-of-the-Art STEM Labs
President John Fry of Drexel University recently toured the Schmidt Training and Technology Center’s state-of-the-art STEM labs at Reading Area Community College with RACC President Dr. Susan Looney while they discussed expanding RACC’s partnership with Drexel. RACC graduates can transfer to Drexel’s campus programs as well as complete their bachelor’s degrees through Drexel’s Online Professional Studies programs.
Community College Helps Recently Laid-Off Employees
As major employers, including the Philadelphia Energy Solutions refinery and Hahnemann University Hospital, announced that they would close their doors, putting thousands out of work, Delaware County officials and institutions are rolling out programs to help. Delaware County Community College is one such institution, recently hosting a rapid response session at its STEM Center for those who have been impacted by the recent layoffs.
Birthdays & Milestones
Hope you Enjoy a Fabulous Year!
Happy (belated) birthday to Congressman Mike Doyle, Sen. Pat Stefano, Rep. Martin Causer, Rep. Jeanne McNeill and PhiladelphiaMayor Jim Kenney!