CTN HOSTS FIFTH ANNUAL TRANSFER MOTIVATIONAL CONFERENCE
The Fifth Annual Transfer Motivational Conference, sponsored by UT Division of Diversity and Community Engagement, The Bank of America, The Meadows Foundation and Greater Texas Foundation, was held at the University of Texas on June 6-8. Over 60 students and their sponsors from Austin Community College, San Antonio Community College, South Texas College and Palo Alto Community College attended the conference.
CTN SALUTES VETERANS: CTN COPY EDITOR, A. TORRES, HONORS LATINOS ON ANNIVERSARY OF D-DAY
CTN Salutes our CTN veterans, the children, and grandchildren of veterans who served to make the United States a land of opportunity for all Americans.
ACC’s FRAIRE ACCEPTS POSITION OF ASSOCIATE PROVOST AT UTEP
CTN congratulates Dr. Virginia Fraire, ACC’s Vice President of Student Affairs, who has accepted the position of associate provost at the University of Texas at El Paso (UTEP).
PAC’s BEATRIZ JOSEPH TO BECOME PRESIDENT OF MOUNTAIN VIEW COLLEGE
PAC Vice President of College Services, Dr. Beatriz Joseph has been named incoming president of Mountain View College, part of the Dallas County Community College District.
CTN HOSTS ASCENDER FOUNDATIONAL SUMMIT BY ALFREDO TORRES
Catch the Next’s Ascender Foundational Summit took place May 20-24 at the University of Texas at Austin
ANNA ALANIZ AND SAUL GARZA PRESENT AT NISOD CONFERENCE
Dr. Anna B. Alaniz and Saul Garza presented at NISOD’s International Conference on Teaching and Learning Excellence.
CTN INSTRUCTORS RECEIVE NISOD EXCELLENCE AWARDS
CTN instructors Anna Alaniz and Elizondro Munoz from South Texas College were honored at NISOD’s annual conference on May 26th as Excellence Awards recipients.
ERIN DORAN AND PAUL HENGESTEG PRESENT AT AERA AT CONFERENCE IN TORONTO
CTN Co-Director of Research and Evaluation, Erin Doran and her doctoral student, Paul Hengesteg, presented on the Ascender program at the American Educational Research Conference in Toronto at the beginning of April.
PALO ALTO COLLEGE RECEIVES ASPEN INSTITUTE'S RISING STAR AWARD
On April 2, the Aspen Institute's College Excellence Program announced that Palo Alto College was named a Rising Star award winner of the 2019 Aspen Prize for Community College Excellence, the nation's signature recognition of high achievement and performance among America's community colleges.
CTN HONORS THOSE WHO VOLUNTEER
April became National Volunteer Month as part of President George H. W. Bush’s 1000 Points of Light campaign in 1991.