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Boggs, George R. – Community College Journal, 2012
American community colleges are much like the nation that invented them. They offer an open door to opportunity to all who would come, are innovative and agile in meeting economic and workplace needs, and provide value and service to individuals and communities. Little wonder that they are increasingly emulated around the world and have become the…
Descriptors: Community Colleges, Democracy, Educational Opportunities, College Role
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Boggs, George R. – Community College Journal, 2009
In 2006, the former Education Secretary Margaret Spellings' Commission on the Future of Higher Education released a final report on the status of American higher education. The commission painted a critical picture of American higher education as being unconcerned about escalating costs, arrogant, and unwilling to change. University sectors…
Descriptors: Higher Education, Community Colleges, Accountability, Advocacy