Cloning saguaro cactuses with eighth graders, earning a Ph.D. in zoology, teaching genetics, authoring science books and developing a patent for an antibody kit are just some of the highlights of Dr. William Perry Baker’s distinguished career rooted in community college. Baker is making a triumphant return to his roots as the new Associate Dean
Photo: Max McCoy, the lone journalism professor at Emporia State University, talks about his dismissal in front of the school’s administration building When Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick asked Texas colleges to disavow critical race theory, the University of Texas faculty approved a resolution defending their freedom to decide for themselves how to teach about race.
Photo credit: Clickrbee via Flickr CC BY-NC-ND 2.0 [Disclaimer: The views expressed in opinion pieces on the PrescotteNews website are solely those of the authors. These opinions do not necessarily represent those of the staff of Prescott eNews or its publisher.] The United State Supreme Court is now considering two cases that could result in a
Yavapai College District Governing Board Approves College Budget for 2022-2023 Fiscal Year; No Increase in Property Tax Levy
The Yavapai College District Governing Board (DGB) approved the College’s proposed budget for 2022-2023 today at its annual budget adoption meeting. For the fourth consecutive year, the approved budget does not include an increase in the property tax levy for Yavapai County residents. “I am so pleased that the College was able to develop a
YC Remains Most Affordable Higher Education Option in Arizona Tuition and fees at Yavapai College have been set for the 2022-23 academic year. The Yavapai College District Governing Board (DGB) approved changes to the College’s tuition and fees at its monthly board meeting on Tuesday. Yavapai College remains one of the most affordable option for
Photo: The Yavapai College Campus Safety Team Yavapai College Campus Safety affirmed its reputation as an elite policing and security force when it received accreditation from the International Association of Campus Law Enforcement Administrators (IACLEA), the largest professional organization dedicated to campus safety and law enforcement. The announcement makes Yavapai College Campus Safety only the