community colleges

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


Kalamazoo Valley Community College Professor Keith Kroll says he wanted to write on the proliferation of online classes at community colleges across the country.