September 14, 2023
Campus-Community Connections
A Publication of ITGA
ITGA Late Night Lunchtime Talk Show
Guest Speakers
Dr. Monique Guillory, Associate Vice President for Educational Outreach, University of the District of Columbia, Washington, DC

Dr. Stacy Klippenstein, President of Mohave Community College, AZ
Building Talent and Empowering Communities: The Role of Colleges and Universities in Workforce Development
Wednesday, Sept. 20, 1:30-2:30 PM (EDT): This panel discussion will explore the crucial role that colleges and universities play in fostering talent and driving economic growth within their respective communities. Workforce development helps create and sustain a viable and capable future workforce. These programs are critical in preparing students of all ages for success, addressing skills gaps, and building strong, prosperous communities. To learn more and register, click here.
National & International Headlines
Gilbert Renews Partnership for Workforce Development
The Gilbert Town Council has approved the continuation of the #GilbertTogether resident career training scholarships and the professional skills training program in partnership with local community college.
Municipal Bylaws Created Roadblocks in Housing Crisis
Researchers examined 15 Ontario municipalities with a major university campus, and found only one had adopted plans designed to accommodate student housing near the campus.
Trent Launches Back to School Scavenger Hunt
Trent University has launched a back-to-school scavenger hunt to help new and returning students learn more about their local community. Participants embark on public transit, take photos and more.
Safety at Howard Comes Down to Town and Gown
In the aftermath of a melee last month between several Howard University students and a group of 50 or so young people, university officials announced the creation of a “safe path” for students.
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