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There are 58 community colleges in the state of North Carolina. This podcast, by EdNC.org, dives deep into top news and commentary on postsecondary education and community colleges by talking to leaders, educators and students.

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There are 58 community colleges in the state of North Carolina. This podcast, by EdNC.org, dives deep into top news and commentary on postsecondary education and community colleges by talking to leaders, educators and students.

    A conversation with Pamela Senegal of Piedmont Community College

    A conversation with Pamela Senegal of Piedmont Community College

    In this episode, Nation sits down with Dr. Pamela Senegal, President of Piedmont Community College. The conversation spans a range of topics including the digital divide and access to broadband, issues driving this year's legislative session as it relates to community colleges, and how new nursing board requirements may impact smaller communities. Overall, this episode focuses on what role rural community colleges will play in their communities moving forward. Thank you for listening!

    • 34 min
    A conversation with Jason Hurst of Cleveland Community College

    A conversation with Jason Hurst of Cleveland Community College

    In this episode, EdNC’s Emily Thomas catches up with Dr. Jason Hurst, president of Cleveland Community College. They discuss Hurst’s past several years as president, the opportunities he has been given, and the challenges he’s experienced. They also talk about how a global pandemic has impacted the college and greater community. Check out the episode and let us know what you think!

    • 23 min
    A conversation with Shelley White of Haywood Community College

    A conversation with Shelley White of Haywood Community College

    In this episode, EdNC’s Alli Lindenberg sits down with Shelley White, president of Haywood Community College. They talk about White’s first year as president, the changes the college has made during the pandemic and plans to keep in the coming year, and how their library is helping close the digital divide for students. We also witnessed a Zoom dance party for staff, learned about White’s favorite memory at HCC so far and her pandemic hobbies. Give it a listen and let us know what you think!

    • 28 min

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A great conversation driven series focused on post-secondary educating in North Carolina.

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