Furthering Community College Professionals
The Council for the Study of Community Colleges (CSCC) is an affiliate of the American Association of Community Colleges (AACC) and a project of the Center for the Study of Community Colleges. Council members include university-based researchers and community college practitioners who further scholarship on the community college enterprise.Learn More
Register Now for the CSCC 2023 Conference
The 64th annual CSCC Conference will be held in Chicago, Illinois from April 20 – April 22, 2023. The conference theme is “Advancing Emotional Well-Being through Equity-Mindedness” and the call for proposals is now open.
Belonging, Recruitment, and Retention at Arrupe College of Loyola University Chicago During the COVID-19 Pandemic
Staff and faculty at Arrupe College of Loyola University Chicago addressed at this webinar how they adapted their student recruitment and retention practices to promote student belonging and engagement, as the institution supports students who are facing emotional stress, food and housing insecurity, and difficulty adjusting to online learning.
Preparing the Next Generation of Community College Practitioners
This webinar featured faculty members from the Community College Leadership program at Iowa State University (ISU). The scholars discussed various outreach and research initiatives they are engaging in. Dr. Zoë Thornton talked about ISU’s two professional-development programs for emerging community college leaders and the programmatic changes ISU faculty develop with Iowa’s community college presidents to keep the leadership programs timely and relevant.
From individuals to students to emeritus faculty, CSCC membership is open to all professionals who are involved in community college education. Members have access to an annual conference that offers sessions on community college research findings and leadership programs. Other benefits include award, voting, and networking opportunities.
CSCC Reception at ASHE 2022
CSCC invites you to join us for a reception at this year’s Association for the Study of Higher Education (ASHE) conference in Las Vegas, Nevada. The reception is on Thursday, November 17, 2022 from 8 – 10 p.m. at the Planet Hollywood Hotel and Casino.