Making Connections: Nonfiction & Postsecondary Success

On Oct. 4, 1917, Virgil Cook from Unionville, Missouri, enlisted at age 19 to serve in the U.S. Army. He was expected to understand words in context (specifically, medical terminology). He was asked to interpret, synthesize and use evidence found in a wide range of sources, whether that be from hand...

Postsecondary Pathways Begin with Dual & Concurrent Enrollment Programs

Maricopa County in Arizona is setting a record-breaking pace as the fastest growing county in the U.S. for the past three years. Home to strong technical, health, aerospace, business and agricultural sectors, as well as low unemployment, competitive universities, affordable housing, and superb leis...

College and Career Readiness

There are many aspects of my job that I truly enjoy. One is that I get to help adult students that are trying hard to better their positions in life. I frequently receive calls from potential students asking for assistance. The vast majority of them have either been recently laid off from their life...