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Putting Community Colleges to Work

April 18, 2014View for printing

The White House on Wednesday rolled out two job-training grant programs that focus on the community college sector. Both push for closer ties between colleges and employers.

The news wasn't exactly new for the largest of the two pots of money - the fourth and final installment of a $2 billion workforce development fund. This week the U.S. Department of Labor released the application website for the last $450 million of the competitive grants, which were created in 2010.

By Paul Fain

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