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August 2021

The COVID-19 pandemic has highlighted gaps in infection control knowledge and practice in healthcare settings throughout the U.S. This summer, the League for Innovation in the Community College partnered with CDC’s Project Firstline and the American Hospital Association to launch a new initiative focused on integrating enhanced infection control content into community college classrooms.

The pilot phase of the program began in June 2021...

July 2021

The League for Innovation’s Excellence Awards celebrate outstanding contributions and leadership by community college faculty and staff. The awards are open to League Board and Alliance member colleges, and recipients are recognized on the League’s website and at the annual Innovations Conference. Member institutions determine the criteria and selection of those nominated based on their ideals of faculty and staff excellence. Recipients receive commemorative medallions, award programs, and certificates in recognition of their distinguished status.   

League Board and Alliance member...

July 2021

The League’s 2021-2022 Executive Leadership Institute (ELI) provides the opportunity for aspiring community college presidents, or those in transition, to analyze their abilities, reflect on their interests, refine their skills, and engage in leadership discussions with an unparalleled faculty of community college leaders from across North America. This experience of interactive and intense presentations and dialogue regarding the role of the college president in the areas of innovation, transformation, equity, communication, and more promotes...

April 2021

The League congratulates the 2020-2021 Innovation of the Year Award winners for their contributions to the colleges, students, and communities they serve. Each year, the League recognizes significant innovations at League Board and Alliance member colleges that reflect the spirit of innovation and experimentation upon which the League was founded. The award is designed to celebrate innovative programs, practices, and activities that improve the ability of institutions to serve students and the community and to honor the...