The task force, which was convened by NACCE
and held at the TCC Center for Innovation in Tallahassee (part of Tallahassee Community College), and featuring faculty leadership teams from Hillsborough Community College in Tampa, drew a carefully selected group of leaders from higher education, private industry, philanthropy, and government sectors from throughout the country to review key data and create a new model for transforming higher education.
President and CEO Rebecca Corbin, Ed.D., announced the College of Excellence winners.
As a thought leader and resource provider, in 2011 NACCE
developed the Presidents for Entrepreneurship Pledge (PFEP), which offered five steps college presidents could commit to further entrepreneurship at their institutions.
Attending the NACCE
book signing were Maricopa Chancellor Maria Harper-Marinick, Ph.D., and book co-authors Rufus Glasper, Ph.D., president and CEO of the League for Innovation in the Community College; Eugene Giovannini, Ed.D., chancellor of Tarrant County District in Fort Worth, Texas; and Rebecca Corbin, Ed.D., president and CEO of NACCE
The National Association for Community College Entrepreneurship (NACCE
), the nation's leading organization focused on promoting entrepreneurship through community colleges, celebrated National Entrepreneurship Week February 16-23, by launching its new book, Community Colleges as Incubators of Innovation: Unleashing Entrepreneurial Opportunities for Communities and Students.
is the nation's leading organization focused on promoting entrepreneurship through community colleges, and the PFEPis one of its foremost tools.
will hold its annual national conference in Houston in mid-October and will focus preconference workshops and breakout sessions on these topics.
Both Adrian and Cortez will present at the 2019 NACCE
Annual Conference October 13-16 in Newport Beach, CA.
"North Idaho College has been a trailblazer in leading students and the community in entrepreneurial thinking and action," said Rebecca Corbin, Ed.D., president and CEO of NACCE
. "By creating strategic partnerships in the community and with local industry, the college is building new and innovative pathways to economic vitality in the region.
Fort Worth, TX, October 09, 2018 --(PR.com)-- National Association for Community College Entrepreneurship (NACCE
) Honors Entrepreneur & Community Trailblazer with Lifetime Achievement Award
They formalized this commitment by signing the Presidents for Entrepreneurship Pledge (PFEP),a five-step initiative of the National Association for Community College Entrepreneurship (NACCE
) to encourage job creation and economic development in communities throughout the country.