March 2022

On March 2 at the League’s virtual Innovations Conference, the 2022 Educational Testing Service O’Banion Prize was awarded to Dr. Cindy Miles, Professor of Practice, Community College Leadership Program, Kansas State University; Mentor, Aspen Institute College Excellence Program - Rising Presidents Fellowship; Executive Director, Global Community College Leadership Network; and Interim President, Accrediting Commission for Community and Junior Colleges. The Prize, named in honor of Terry O’Banion, President Emeritus and Senior League Fellow, is given annually to an individual who has...

February 2022

The League for Innovation partners with Workcred and the National Student Clearinghouse to offer community colleges an affordable, scalable approach to align degrees with industry needs via a three-year grant from the ECMC Foundation.

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January 2022

The League for Innovation has been dedicated to informing, inspiring, and celebrating innovation in learning, teaching, staff development, and student success for over 50 years. Since 2012, we have been recognizing outstanding faculty, staff, and leaders in the community college field who have made a significant difference in the lives of students and in the communities their colleges serve with Excellence Awards.

The awards, open to League Board and Alliance member colleges, recognize Excellence Award recipients by featuring them on our website and in the League Awards Program, and...

December 2021

The League for Innovation in the Community College is pleased to announce the selection of the 2021-2022 Terry O’Banion Student Technology Award winners. The awards are presented to students pursuing their education and a career in technology, and given annually in honor of Terry O’Banion, Senior League Fellow and President Emeritus of the League.

Award winners are designated as Student Technology Champion or Student Developer Champion. Student Technology Champion awards are presented to students with a career interest in a technology field. Student Developer Champion awards are...