Phila Inq Article Looks at Economic Challenges for Community Colleges, Students

As part of a multi-week series on economic challenges impacting the millennial generation, Inquirer reporter Rita Giordano examines the evolving role played by Philadelphia region community colleges in the changing economic landscape.

As a sidebar to the feature, Giordano highlights the way in which mentoring programs at Montgomery County Community College and Community College of Philadelphia are working to improve persistence and learning outcomes among African-American male students.

Click on the links below to read the articles.

Special Report: Community Colleges’ Crunch Time
April 22, 2012, The Inquirer

Mentoring Efforts Make a Difference
April 22, 2012, The Inquirer

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