Category Archives: Developing a New Nevada

CSN March Chronicle

Greetings and welcome to The CSN Chronicle for March 2014.  For a year when the Legislature is not in session, this spring semester is unusually busy with studies, events and policy changes that I want to share with you.      … Continue reading

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2013 Spring Town Hall Notes

Prior to the town halls, CSN issued an open-ended survey question to college employees to solicit questions they would like addressed during the upcoming town hall. CSN President Michael Richards opened each town hall responding to the majority of these … Continue reading

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Belated March Chronicle

This is a belated March Chronicle, which primarily serves to lay a foundation for the college-wide town hall meetings that begin next week. I plan to share additional details as available from the state and Nevada System of Higher Education at those sessions.
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The CSN May Chronicle

Greetings!  As this academic year winds down, there is much to report to you in many areas of the college.       Achieving the Dream We have announced that CSN has become an Achieving the Dream institution with CSN Professor Janice Glasper … Continue reading

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More information about CSN’s selection to join Achieving the Dream

Greetings!           On Friday, we announced that CSN has been selected to join an elite group of colleges as part of the Achieving the Dream National Reform Network.              Achieving the Dream is the nation’s most comprehensive non-governmental reform network for … Continue reading

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CSN selected into the Achieving the Dream National Reform Network

The nation’s most comprehensive non-governmental reform network for student success in higher education has selected CSN to join its national reform network, CSN President Dr. Michael Richards announced today.
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CSN Providing Opportunities for the Jackie Brays of Nevada

In the wake of President Obama’s call for a national commitment to train 2 million Americans with skills that will lead directly to a job, College of Southern Nevada officials are proud to introduce students such as Shawn Greene.

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Fresh Look at Nevada’s Community Colleges Task Force Recommendations

Below is a summary of each of the recommendation. The full report can be found here. As a faculty, staff or student at CSN, one of the largest and I would argue most important community colleges in the nation, what do you think about these? Please post your thoughts.
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Moving Nevada Forward with an Economic Vision

Gov. Brian Sandoval has made Nevada’s economic vitality a priority for his administration and invests time and energy to that end.  Along the way he is learning, as are many Nevadans, about what our public higher education system can do … Continue reading

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Turning 40

This year promises plenty of challenges and frustrations for those of us at the College of Southern Nevada as we embark upon an ominous legislative session. But there is something to celebrate in 2011. Continue reading

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