KVCC

10:56 am
Tue August 12, 2014

KVCC Faculty Get New Contract

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The community college is still negotiating with its part-time faculty union.
KALAMAZOO, MI - The Kalamazoo Valley Community College Board of Trustees approved a four-year contract with its full-time faculty union at a special board meeting Tuesday. Under the terms of the contract, which will run through May 31, 2018, both instructional and non-instructional faculty will receive a 1.25 percent increase in the first year.
6:15 am
Fri May 2, 2014

Food Sustainability Expert Discusses Changes in Diet at KVCC Fundraiser

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An interview with Arlin Wasserman will be broadcast on WMUK next week
  • Source: Mlive
  • | Via: Kalamazoo Gazette
KALAMAZOO, MI - Food was the focus Thursday as sustainability and food expert Arlin Wasserman spoke at the Kalamazoo Valley Community College Foundation's annual Opportunities for Education Dinner.
6:14 am
Wed April 9, 2014

KVCC Changes Will Mean Slight Increase in Fall

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Students will be charged for total contact hours, rather than credit hours
  • Source: Mlive
  • | Via: Kalamazoo Gazette
KALAMAZOO, MI - Kalamazoo Valley Community College students will pay a bit more for classes starting this fall after the KVCC Board of Trustees voted unanimously Tuesday to increase course fees and charge students for contact hours rather than credit hours.
6:28 am
Wed March 12, 2014

Kalamazoo Valley Community College Bans Tobacco Use on Campus

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The ban on smoking on campus begins January 1st, 2015
  • Source: Mlive
  • | Via: Kalamazoo Gazette
KALAMAZOO, MI - The days of being able to light up at Kalamazoo Valley Community College are coming to an end. The community college's Board of Trustees voted unanimously on Tuesday evening to ban all tobacco and e-cigarette use on campus at the end of this year.
12:13 pm
Wed February 12, 2014

KVCC Enrollment Drops 13-percent

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Officials believe reasons for the decline include decreased state and federal funding for student aid and Michigan's shrinking pool of college students
  • Source: Mlive
  • | Via: Kalamazoo Gazette
KALAMAZOO, MI -- There are 1,400 fewer students at Kalamazoo Valley Community College this winter, compared with 2013. Enrollment has dropped 13 percent in a year, Michael McCall, director of admissions, registration and records, told KVCC's Board of Trustees Tuesday evening. It's the largest decline in at least five years.

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