Dr. Frank Chong named SRJC president

Frank Chong, a federal education policymaker who has roots in New York City's Chinatown and has described himself as a collaborative leader, was named Friday to succeed Robert Agrella as president of Santa Rosa Junior College. Chong becomes only the fifth president of the school in its 93-year history. Agrella, who announced in September that..

New UI Chancellor Named

Her name is Phyllis Wise; for the first time, all three University of Illinois chancellors are women. Her new job is effective Oct. 1, pending approval by the UI Board of Trustees at its September meeting. Wise, 66, will earn $500,000 annually with an additional $100,000 per year deferred and paid if she stays in..

APAHE Board of Directors attend White House/ U.S. Department of Education Community College Regional Summit

From left to right: Martha Kanter, U.S. Under Secretary of Education, Audrey Yamagata-Noji, Board of Directors, APAHE,  Constance Carroll, chancellor at San Diego Community College District, and Wyman Fong, vice president of APAHE. Photo was taken at the U.S. Department of Education Community College Summit, San Diego, CA, April 15, 2011.  For more information about..

Leroy M. Morishita Appointed Interim President of East Bay Campus

(April 18, 2011) – Leroy M. Morishita, executive vice president and chief financial officer, administration and finance at San Francisco State, was named today by CSU Chancellor Charles B. Reed as interim president of California State University, East Bay. Dr. Morishita has served in a variety of senior leadership positions at SFSU during his 29..

Pass the Dream Act – Get Involved Today

The Dream Act, which was first proposed 10 years ago, would create a path to citizenship for undocumented students and make them eligible for some federal student aid. Advocates see it as the solution to many barriers facing illegal immigrants who want to enroll in college and go on to well-paying jobs and productive lives..