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BPCC Selected to Join Nationwide Caring Campus Initiative in 2022

Bossier Parish Community College is one of eight community colleges across the U.S. selected to participate in the Institute for Evidence-Based Change’s (IEBC) Caring Campus initiative, funded through a $600,000 grant provided by the ECMC Foundation, a nationally focused foundation investing in initiatives that improve educational outcomes and support post-secondary education and career success among underserved populations. “We are delighted to be selected for the Caring Campus initiative and we're confident that the caring spirit with which we embrace each and every student will be enhanced as a result of this engagement,” said Chancellor Dr. Rick Bateman, Jr. “BPCC is a special place that seeks to embrace, educate, and empower students who go forth into our communities to be difference makers. This initiative seeks to strengthen the impact we have on students and our region.” To read more of this article, go to:...

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Irvine Valley – A Caring Campus moment

In the new video “A Caring Campus Moment,” Irving Valley College Senior Administrative Assistant Amy Hunter describes how her recent experience assisting a student from another campus brought new life to the student’s educational goals.

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A Caring Campus: Unique Initiative Supports Student Success

Originally posted on the Orange County Community Colleges News Center.

A college campus can be an intimidating place for a student, particularly those just starting out. There are classrooms to find, books to buy, and services to navigate. Caring Campus, an initiative being offered at community colleges in Orange County and across California…

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Data Informed at College of DuPage

This year has found increased requests for IEBC Data Use workshops. In California and Illinois in the last few months, data use retreats have been conducted by Brad Phillips, IEBC CEO and Jordan Horowitz, IEBC COO.

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Napa Valley College Participates in California ‘Caring Campus’ Initiative

NAPA CA, SEPTEMBER 21, 2020 – Napa Valley College is one of 18 California community colleges selected to work with the Institute for Evidence-Based Change (IEBC) to incorporate the ‘Caring Campus’ initiative’ into its student success efforts this year. Despite the challenges of the coronavirus pandemic on higher education, Napa Valley College is committed to implementing its college-specific Caring Campus approach to student success.

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