An interview committee selected Ruggero Dozzi to serve on the Kirtland Community College Board of Trustees at a special meeting on Feb. 23, 2015. The appointment fills the vacancy created following former Trustee Kathryn Wallace’s resignation which the Board approved in January. Dozzi will serve as Kirtland’s newest Board Trustee when he is formally appointed […]
Archives for March 2015
Kirtland Community College is making it easier for anyone interested in taking their General Education Development test by offering it at the testing center, located in the Testing Center at Kirtland’s Grayling site, located at 4800 W. 4-Mile Rd (exit 251 on I-75). “It’s a huge plus for our community to have a site so close […]
Officials at Kirtland Community College announced the passing of 2012 Outstanding Alumna Carlene Cournyer Allen, following a nearly eight-year battle with breast cancer. Allen graduated from Kirtland Community College in 1986, after earning an Associate in Accounting degree. She then transferred to Ferris State University and graduated in 1988, with a Bachelor of Science in […]
The demand for nurses grows rapidly as our population lives longer. The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics is projecting a 26% nursing job growth rate, rendering 526,000 new jobs. Consider an additional need for 525,000 nurses to replace those retiring or leaving the field, and the need for new nurses by 2022 exceeds a million.
Governor Snyder announced Tuesday $50 million in awards to 18 community colleges across the state as part of the new Community College Skilled Trades Equipment Program (CCSTEP), an effort to build capacity and meet the training demand for good-paying jobs in skilled trades. The funding will enable the community colleges to purchase state-of-the-art equipment to […]