Tuesday, January 29, 2013 1:57 pm
Pima Community College is being commended by the Higher Learning Commission for the “great progress” it has made in assessing student learning, one of the critical areas that the agency uses to accredit the college.
Thursday, November 29, 2012 10:08 am
Wednesday, April 17, 2013 9:14 pm
Pima Community College has been placed on probation by its accreditor, the Higher Learning Commission.
Thursday, November 29, 2012 10:05 am
The Higher Learning Commission will be visiting Tucson in January to investigate allegations that have been made against Pima Community College.
Tuesday, October 5, 2004 11:00 pm
Sept. 29, 2004 - While most political campaigns are a whirlwind
of promises, when the balloons and confetti settle the most
difficult work is yet to be done.
Wednesday, January 4, 2012 4:00 am
In 2012, I have two major wishes to send out to the elected
officials who are serving locally, at the State Legislature or in
the U.S. Congress — look up the definition of accountability, and
learn the art of compromise.
Friday, May 3, 2013 11:03 am
The Pima Community College Governing Board will hold a Special Meeting at 3 p.m. on Friday, May 3, to receive information from the College’s Higher Learning Commission liaison and from an education consultant.
Friday, May 10, 2013 11:49 am
Pima Community College’s chief academic officer last night outlined aggressive short- and long-term plans to lift the probation sanction imposed last month by the Higher Learning Commission.
Wednesday, April 3, 2013 4:00 am
In a letter sent last week to the Higher Learning Commission, the staff of Pima Community College is promising to address concerns brought forward by the Commission during an investigation that examined the school’s compliance with Criteria for Accreditation.
Thursday, April 4, 2013 4:44 am
(NAPSI)—Here’s food for thought: All registered dietitians (RDs) are nutritionists—but not all nutritionists are registered dietitians. It’s an important distinction that can matter a great deal to your health.
Wednesday, November 2, 2011 3:00 am
Vote for Prop 400 to educate future leaders
Wednesday, January 19, 2011 12:00 am
OV library accepting story entries
Monday, May 6, 2013 10:00 pm
(BPT) - If you worry about the kind of car your teen will drive, you’re not alone.
Wednesday, February 20, 2002 12:00 am
iddle school math teacher. I have been teaching in the same
school district and school building throughout my ca-reer, which
began 20 years ago.
Wednesday, April 10, 2013 4:00 am
Pima Community College has officially responded to a letter from Higher Learning Commission President Sylvia Manning – a letter that called for the college to be placed on probation for failure to adhere to the HLC Criteria for Accreditation.
Thursday, February 7, 2013 4:44 am
(NAPSI)—While the costs associated with higher education have caused many to question the value of a bachelor’s degree, according to 90 percent of recent graduates surveyed in a study commissioned by the American Council on Education, the effort is well worth it.
Thursday, April 5, 2012 3:17 pm
Governor Jan Brewer today announced the appointment of Roger L. Jacks to the Arizona State Board of Education. Amy Hamilton has been re-appointed to the Board for a second term.
Tuesday, February 7, 2012 9:08 pm
ABOR Names Ann Weaver Hart as UA Presidential Candidate After an
extensive nationwide search, the Arizona Board of Regents today
announced Ann Weaver Hart as the candidate for the president of the
University of Arizona. Hart is currently the president of Temple
University and has served as president of the University of New
Hampshire and provost and vice president for academic affairs at
Claremont Graduate University. Her prior appointments also include
professor of educational leadership, dean of the Graduate School
and special assistant to the president at the University of
Sunday, April 20, 2008 11:00 pm
Wednesday, November 17, 2004 12:00 am
Nov. 10, 2004 - Marana's town clerk began distributing
nomination papers Nov. 8 to those interested in running for a seat
on the council; but if Marana residents follow the trend set in the
last two elections few - if any - will challenge the four
incumbents up for re-election.
Tuesday, August 19, 2008 11:00 pm
The Explorer invited Republican Pima County Supervisor District
1 candidates Ann Day and Joe Higgins to submit 450 words about
their candidacies. Copy appears as submitted. One of the two
advances to the general election ballot on Nov. 2. There is no
Democrat on the primary election ballot.
Tuesday, September 23, 2008 11:00 pm
Last week’s anniversary of the signing of America’s
Constitution provides us with an opportunity to reflect on the
health of our democracy, both on how far we have come and on the
work that remains to be done.
Wednesday, April 27, 2011 3:00 am
Decade-old tax warning comes true
Wednesday, February 23, 2011 6:00 am
Volunteers needed to preserve OV history
Wednesday, October 12, 2005 11:00 pm
October 5, 2005 - If there is one resident of Oro Valley who is
most familiar with the Oro Valley General Plan, it is probably Bill