Community College http://nwpr.org en Oregon Lawmakers Consider Plan To Offer Free Community College Tuition http://nwpr.org/post/oregon-lawmakers-consider-plan-offer-free-community-college-tuition <a href="http://cpa.ds.npr.org/northwestnews/audio/2014/02/020414CL_kitzhaber_web.mp3" class="asset-audio"></a><p>Oregon lawmakers are considering what some may call an audacious plan: free community college for all of its state’s high school graduates.<p> Wed, 05 Feb 2014 00:25:16 +0000 Chris Lehman 40972 at http://nwpr.org Oregon Lawmakers Consider Plan To Offer Free Community College Tuition Improving Economy Means Lower Enrollment At Community Colleges http://nwpr.org/post/improving-economy-means-lower-enrollment-community-colleges <a href="http://cpa.ds.npr.org/northwestnews/audio/2013/12/120313CL_colleges_web.mp3" class="asset-audio"></a><p>The improving employment picture in the Northwest isn't good news if you teach at a community college.<p> Wed, 04 Dec 2013 00:30:05 +0000 Chris Lehman 38187 at http://nwpr.org Improving Economy Means Lower Enrollment At Community Colleges Ebbing Community College Enrollment A Promising Sign For Economy http://nwpr.org/post/ebbing-community-college-enrollment-promising-sign-economy <p>The latest community college enrollment numbers may hold a clue to what’s happening in the Northwest’s economy. Some two-year institutions in the region are seeing the first decline in class registration since the recession. Correspondent Jessica Robinson has more. Thu, 06 Sep 2012 13:16:28 +0000 Jessica Robinson 14712 at http://nwpr.org