Media Releases

2024

Governor Moore Announces Recipients of Maryland Department of Commerce ‘Build Our Future’ Grants, The Office of Governor Moore, June 25, 2024.

Maryland Association of Community Colleges Receives Funding for the Cyber Workforce Accelerator, release – June 25, 2024.

2023

MACC Executive Director Named to 2023 Higher Education Power List – release – May 8, 2023

Community College Students Share Real Stories in Virtual Forum – release – February 22, 2023

Maryland Association of Community Colleges Executive Selected for Leadership Maryland – release – February 16, 2023

Maryland’s community college trustees tackle emerging higher education issues – release – January 25, 2023

2022

Maryland Association of Community Colleges holds gubernatorial forum – release – April 29, 2022

Maryland Association of Community Colleges to host gubernatorial forum – advisory – April 20, 2022

Virtual community college Student Advocacy Day offers real impact – release – February 15, 2022

2021

Maryland Association of Community Colleges Announces Graduation of Dr. Brad Phillips from Leadership Maryland – release – December 8, 2021

Community colleges deliver $8.7 billion impact to Maryland – release – November 17, 2021

Maryland Association of Community Colleges Welcomes Dr. Monica Randall as Deputy Executive Director – release – September 16, 2021

Dr. Brad Phillips to Lead Maryland Association of Community Colleges – release – May 5, 2021

2019

Student Advocacy Day draws hundreds of community college students to Annapolis – release – March 5, 2019

Community College Student Advocacy Day – Hundreds of students to convene in Annapolis and lobby for college affordability – advisory – February 25, 2019

2018

Maryland Community College Completions Increase Over 45% – release – December 7, 2018

         Graph – Education & Employment – Georgetown CEW

9th Annual Summit on Completion – advisory – December 3, 2018

Governor Larry Hogan signs landmark community college promise scholarship legislation – release – May 8, 2018

Maryland Community College Promise Scholarships Bill Awaits Governor’s Signature – release – April 10, 2018

Maryland senate considers tuition-free community college legislation – release – February 8, 2018

Two community college events at Annapolis Capitol on Wednesday, February 7, 2018 – advisory – February 1, 2018

Gubernatorial Candidates Address Community College Leadership – release – January 23, 2018.

Gubernatorial Forum Hosted by Maryland Association of Community Colleges – advisory – January, 17, 2018

2017

Maryland Community College Completions Increase Over 40% – release – December 1, 2017


8th Annual Summit on Completion – advisory – November 27, 2017


Record Turnout for Community College Student Advocacy Day at State Legislature – release – February 8, 2017


Hundreds of community college students to convene in Annapolis and lobby for college affordability – advisory – February 1, 2017


U.S. Senator Chris Van Hollen: Community Colleges are Pathway to Economic Opportunity – release – January 23, 2017

2016

College Completions Rise Again at Maryland Community Colleges; Associate Degrees Awarded Up 48%; Certificates Awarded Up 51% – release – December 2, 2016


Maryland Association of Community Colleges Organizes 7th Annual Summit on Completion – advisory – 2016


Prince George’s Community College Partners to Assure a Bachelor’s Degree for $10,000 or Less – release – November 17, 2016


Maryland Community Colleges Welcome Over 600 Displaced ITT Technical Institute Students – release – September 13, 2016


Community College Students Assemble in Annapolis and Advocate for College Affordability – release – February 10, 2016


Community College Student Advocacy Day – advisory – February 3, 2016

2015

Maryland Community Colleges Boost Completions Six Straight Years – release – December 4, 2015


MACC’s 6th Annual Summit on Completion – advisory – December 3, 2015


Maryland Community Colleges See 20% Spike in Dual Enrollment – release – July 30, 2015


Benefits of Free Community College Tuition Far Outweigh Costs – release – January 9, 2015