Tag: Department of Education

News Brief: Norco College awarded $3.99 million in federal grants

By Jose Venegas The Federal Department of Education awarded three grants totaling $3.99 million to Norco College over the next five years.  The grant will contribute to Student Support Services for low-income, disabled and first generation students, as well as the development of a new STEM program. Student Support Services at Norco College provide a

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Riverside Community College District creates system to determine Coronavirus Aid, Relief and Economic Security Act disbursment, undocumented students left out

By Erik Galicia Undocumented students will not be eligible to receive federal coronavirus relief money, which was distributed to Community Colleges  last week. The Coronavirus Aid, Relief and Economic Security (CARES) Act signed into law by President Donald Trump on March 27 allowed for a total of over $18 million to be awarded to the

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Instructor brings awareness to Adjunct Walkout Day

Published: March 12, 2015 | Posted: March 18, 2015 | Written by Jacob Filek National Adjunct Walkout and Awareness Day, a day for adjunct professors to stand together for equal treatment took place Feb. 25. Most people may not know what an adjunct professor is, but chances are that many students may have had one

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No child left behind’s real fiscal focus

Chaz Stewart | Staff Writer May 1, 2014 How no child left behind, constantly gets forgotten. With protocols put into place to never leave a child behind, as far as education goes, why is it that graduation statistics are growing, but annual measurable objectives are low? Is there anything that can be done to fix

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