community colleges

"Kellogg Community College is suspending its search for a new college president for at least a year. The announcement from the school’s Board of Trustees came just a few days after board members and other KCC staff heard presentations from three search firms vying to help the college in its search for a new president." (Battle Creek Enquirer)

Agreement goes into effect in January and runs through July, 2018

Prosecutors say DeRue didn't disclose the fact that he owned the marketing company and defrauded the college to the tune of $200,000.

Legislation passed in 2010 made it possible for community colleges to offer bachelor's degrees in some fields

Board also approves $56.4-million operating budget for 2013-14