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Report: California colleges in decline
Press TV, June 22, 2011

California 'nowhere near a leader' on higher education
San Francisco Business Times, July 21, 2011

Documenting California's Decline
Inside Higher Ed, July 21, 2011

Study find the region's education system lacking
The Press Enterprise, July 20, 2011

Report: State's higher education system declining
The Orange County Register, July 21, 2011

Study paints bleak picture of future for public colleges in California
KPCC Southern California Public Radio, July 208, 2011

New report shows that state higher education performance is down
Lodi News-Sentinel, July 21, 2011

California higher education spiraling downward says report
Central Valley Business Times, July 20, 2011

California’s Public Colleges Are Falling Behind, Report Says
The Chronicle of Higher Education, July 20, 2011

Performance-based funding: Can we do better this time?
Thought on Public Education, June 28, 2011

Abandon Hope, All Ye Who Enter Here
Thoughts on Public Education, May 9, 2011

Community college completion rate low
San Bernardino Sun, April 11, 2011

California Community Colleges on nonprofit's 'Top 120' list
California Watch, April 27, 2011

They've started, but will they finish?
Times Higher Education, March 3, 2011

Shortage of vocational degrees
Thoughts on Public Education, March 1, 2011

Study finds untapped way to meet state's workforce needs
Central Valley Business Times, February 28, 2011

Community College Report: Only a third of Bay Area students get certificates or degrees
San Jose Mercury News, February 24, 2011

Brown's Radical Change to Community College Funding
California Watch, January 11, 2011

Divided We Fail
Diverse: Issues in Higher Education, November 3, 2010

Community Colleges Must Commit to Change
Los Angeles Times, October 27, 2010

Community College Dropout Rate Alarms Researchers
San Francisco Chronicle, October 20, 2010

Study: Most Two Year College Students Never Finish
San Jose Mercery News, October 20, 2010

Are California's Community Colleges Doing Their Job?
Southern California Public Radio, October 20, 2010

Six Years After Enrolling, 7 out of 10 Community College Students Fail to Make Education Goals
Whittier Daily News, October 20, 2010

Tracking Early Progress Could Boost College Completion
Education Week, October 6, 2010

Schwarzenegger signs bill guaranteeing community college transfers to Cal State
The Los Angeles Times, September 30, 2010

California Set to Ease Path for Transfer Students
The Chronice of Higher Education, June 2, 2010

State Sifting through College Transfer Requirements
Sacramento Bee, March 13, 2010

College crisis is a disaster California can't afford
San Diego Union-Tribune, November 15, 2009

Community Colleges Urged to Focus on Outcomes Data
Inside Higher Ed, October 22, 2009

Report Urges Better Tracking of Students' Intermediate Progress to Degrees
The Chronicle of Higher Education, October 21, 2009

In California transferring from city or community colleges: not so simple anymore
Examiner.com, September 4, 2009

Transfer Troubles in California
U.S. News and World Report, August 31, 2009

Report calls for overhaul of California community colleges' transfer process
Los Angeles Times, August 27, 2009

Improving California's Course-Transfer System Is Vital to Future, Report Says
The Chronicle of Higher Education, August 27, 2009

Report Urges California to Follow Other States in Easing Student Transfer
Inside Higher Ed, August 27, 2009

Report Urges California to Ease Community College Transfer Process
American Association of Collegiate Registrars and Admissions Officers, August 27, 2009

State Educators Raise Red Flag Over Shortage Of STEM Grads, Long Beach Business Journal, July 21, 2009

L.A. City and Trade-Technical colleges placed on probation, The Los Angeles Times, July 10, 2009

California's 'Gold Standard' for Higher Education Falls on Hard Times, The Chronicle of Higher Education, June 15, 2009

The Community College Transfer Challenge,
Diverse Online
, May 14, 2009

Uphill climb for schools
Editorial, Fresno Bee, February 28, 2009

Obama puts spotlight on education deficit
Los Angeles Times, February 25, 2009

California colleges failing to produce workforce-ready students, Student Loan Blog by NextStudent, February 23, 2009

Solano's college-bound rate lags, Vallejo Times-Herald, February 23, 2009

State colleges bear down on transfer shortage
Contra Costa Times, February 16, 2009

California faltering in higher ed rankings
KCBS, February 15, 2009

Region ranks so-so in college measures
Sacramento Bee, February 14, 2009

College opportunities for state residents ebb
Los Angeles Times, February 13, 2009

College crunch/UC eligibility
Colleen Moore interviewed on Capital Public Radio's Insight, January 12, 2009

Studies link use of part-time instructors to lower student success
Chronicle of Higher Education, November 6, 2008

Community colleges under stress
Issues in Science and Technology, Summer, 2008

LCC President: 'We need to do better'
Lansing State Journal, July 6, 2008

Foothill College's diverse challenge
San Jose Mercury News, June 29, 2008

Community colleges fall short on basics, study says
Sacramento Bee, June 17, 2008

Diplomas Count 2008: School to college; Can state P-16 councils ease the transition?
Education Week, June 5, 2008

Community college transfer mess
Washington Post, June 2, 2008

Final report issued on student success policies in California
Achieving Success (p. 13), newsletter of Achieving the Dream initiative, April 2008

Clear reforms for community colleges
Jon Fensterwald, Educated Guess blog, April 14, 2008

Community colleges' potential must be tapped
Editorial, San Jose Mercury , April 13, 2008

Colleges short on cash, but reform possible
Contra Costa Times, March 26, 2008

A system falters: Expert Q&A
Nancy Shulock participated in an online forum sponsored by the Contra Costa Times, March 25, 2008

Students lose way on road to degree
Contra Costa Times, March 23, 2008

Report: Lag in college grads indicates reform necessary
The Desert Sun, March 13, 2008

Colleges in California must step up
Vallejo Times-Herald, March 13, 2008

Study calls for community colleges to up graduation rates
The Desert Sun, March 12, 2008

The Cal Grant: What's at stake?
Op/Ed by Diana Fuentes-Michel, Pasadena Star-News, February 26, 2008

A debate on Proposition 92
Nancy Shulock interviewed on Southern California Public Radio, KPCC, January 24, 2008

A proposition they can refuse?
Inside Higher Ed, January 14, 2008

Grading our schools
Nancy Shulock interviewed for Part 10 of KQED's series on community colleges, September 28, 2007

Stretched dollars, strained students
Nancy Shulock interviewed for Part 5 of KQED's series on community colleges, September 10, 2007

Higher Purpose: America produces the world's best universities, but not enough graduates. Can states fix higher ed?
Governing, September 2007

Is community college tuition in Calif. too low?
Community College Times, August 3, 2007

More money for colleges, lower fees, come get it!
Column by Peter Schrag, Sacramento Bee, July 18, 2007

California's community colleges get students into school, but not always out
Associated Press, July 14, 2007

We know what works
Nancy Shulock interviewed for PBS series Learning Matters. Podcast available here.

Paving the way for persistence
University Business, May 2007

CIOs reflect on the "Rules of the Game"
CIO News and Views, newsletter of the California Community Colleges Chief Information Officers, May 2007

Challenging California policymakers to focus on student success
Achieving Success, newsletter of Achieving the Dream initiative, April 2007

Community college: A harsh reality
New York Times, April 22, 2007

Report: State community colleges promote 'culture of failure'
VoiceofSanDiego.org, March 15, 2007

Study: Student aid better than cheap fees
Inside Bay Area, March 9. 2007

Nitpicking community colleges
Column by Dan Walters, Sacramento Bee, March 9, 2007

Our View: Remove barriers to college dream
Editorial, Merced Sun-Star, February 20, 2007

Report ignores community college mission; Proposed criteria for funding would destroy schools
San Jose Mercury News, February 20, 2007

Access is not enough
Editorial, Sacramento Bee, February 14, 2007

Community colleges get 2nd failing grade
Editorial, Appeal-Democrat (Marysville, CA), February 14, 2007

Realities about community colleges
Op/ed by Constance Carroll, chancellor of the San Diego Community College District, San Diego Union-Tribune, February 13, 2007.

Disputed report criticizes colleges
Inside Bay Area, February 13, 2007

Study points out failures; poor degree rate is result of too few resources
Editorial, San Jose Mercury News, February 13, 2007

Building a 'bridge to success' at collleges
Op/ed by Marshall Smith and Pamela Burdman of the Hewlett Foundation, Sacramento Bee, February 11, 2007

A little college snit - and the big stakes behind it
Column by Peter Schrag, Sacramento Bee, February 7, 2007

Rules of the Game discussed on Capital Public Radio's Insight, February 7, 2007

Rules of the Game discussed on KQED's Forum, February 6, 2007

Students left behind
Editorial, San Francisco Chronicle, February 2, 2007

Study urges revamping of community colleges
Sacramento Bee, February 2, 2007

Few community college students transfer or earn degrees, study says
Los Angeles Times, February 2, 2007

Few community college students meet graduation goals
San Jose Mercury, February 2, 2007

Report: 2-year college paths fall short
San Diego Union Tribune, February 2, 2007

Access and success - is it either/or?
Inside Higher Ed , February 2, 2007

Community colleges in dire need of finishing touches
Column by Peter Schrag, Sacramento Bee, November 29, 2006

The 'access gap' to college
Editorial, San Francisco Chronicle, November 14, 2006

California's future depends on education
Column by Byron Williams, Inside Bay Area, October 26, 2006

More Bay Area youths go to college, study says
San Jose Mercury News, October 26, 2006

More students delaying college; Fewer in state going right after high school, study finds
Sacramento Bee, October 23, 2006

State ranked 47th smartest
Inland Valley Daily Bulletin, October 22, 2006

Studies urge education investment
Fresno Bee, June 23, 2005

Web tool lets users scrutinize university graduation rates
San Jose Mercury News, January 19, 2005

Educators anticipate answers hinging on Governor's budget; 1960 promise of higher education already has been strained by fee hikes
Contra Costa Times, January 10, 2005

Report: Californians complacent as state higher education struggles
AScribe Newswire, December 1, 2004

How can colleges prove they're doing their jobs?
Chronicle of Higher Education, September 3, 2004

College transfers differ by groups; Study: Rates lower for women, others
San Gabriel Valley Tribune, June 10, 2003

Study finds transfer gap for high-minority colleges
AScribe Newswire, June 3, 2003