Monthly Archives: February 2012

Legislatively speaking …

Whew – I really do enjoy a school holiday but it makes the rest of the week go by so quickly! This past week Missouri community college leaders hosted legislators in Jefferson City for an evening reception.  The following morning … Continue reading

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Positive experiences are key to student success

Student success is measured in many different ways. We see success with transportation security officers completing three credit courses required for the Transportation Security Administration Certificate of Achievement. And then we have students who come to us to take continuing … Continue reading

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Update on the state budget and Florissant Valley activities

Good news! Late on Wednesday, we received word that Governor Jay Nixon hopes to lessen the state appropriations cut to Missouri’s public colleges and universities by $40 million. The money comes from a proposed settlement of more than $140 million … Continue reading

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A few quick thoughts to end the week

Since Punxsutawney Phil saw his shadow, I guess that means six weeks more of winter. You wouldn’t know it with the beautiful weather we’ve had this week. Let’s hope Phil was wrong! I wrote about the change in the tobacco-free … Continue reading

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