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6 07, 2015

Itasca Community College Developing a new 21st Century Advanced Manufacturing and Industrial Technician Program

By |July 6th, 2015|After High School, Develop skills to live, work and thrive in an ever changing world, Enroll in and complete a degree, certification or other training after high school, Partner News|

Bart Johnson, Dean of Academic Affairs at Itasca Community College is a member of the governance council for the initiative.  In this post, he reports on an effort led by Itasca Community college in the development of an advanced industrial technical program.   Itasca Community College (ICC) is developing a new advanced industrial technical program to respond to the changing needs [...]

20 07, 2014

The college search

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Grand Rapids Herald Review writer and high school senior Jace Wagner shares his thoughts about success as he begins his journey towards college, and a solid list of intentions that will serve him well along the way! Jace Wagner It’s something that has always been a distant goal, something that seems to have been predetermined for me by [...]

8 04, 2014

Education after graduation: A key to success

By |April 8th, 2014|After High School, Enroll in and complete a degree, certification or other training after high school|

This is the sixth in a series of articles, written by Christina Brown, that show how community members are using the Pathway to Student Success. The Pathway was created and endorsed by local youth and adults as a guide to engage everyone in building strong community by supporting youth on their journey to becoming the next generation of skilled workers, [...]

19 06, 2013

CSS launches outreach program on Grand Rapids campus

By |June 19th, 2013|After High School, Enroll in and complete a degree, certification or other training after high school, Partner News|

Business North sat down with Don Wortham, College of St. Scholastica's VP of Strategic Initiatives, to talk about some innovative tweaks they've made to their "2+2" partnership with Itasca Community College.  The result is a reduction in tuition - from about $900 per credit to $400 - and an increase in the number of students who can participate in the [...]

9 03, 2013

Education Awards applications available; Blandin Foundation scholarships help put higher education within reach for area students

By |March 9th, 2013|Enroll in and complete a degree, certification or other training after high school, Partner News|

Please help spread the word about this opportunity for Itasca area students... Blandin Foundation’s applications for need-based scholarships are now available and are being accepted until May 1. Blandin Foundation’s applications for need-based scholarships are now available and are being accepted until May 1. Up to $950,000 in Education Awards will be granted to Itasca County area students [...]

21 01, 2013

Grand Rapids Area Community Foundation accepting scholarship applications

By |January 21st, 2013|Enroll in and complete a degree, certification or other training after high school, Partner News|

A re-post from the Grand Rapids Herald Review... The Grand Rapids Area Community Foundation is pleased to announce the start of its new scholarship cycle which runs from Jan. 15 – March 15 for individuals living in the Greater Itasca Region of Northern Minnesota who plan to attend college or any continuing education or training in the fall. This year [...]