CCBC students participate in Community College Student Advocacy Day

Feb 04, 2020

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WHAT: 
Community College Student Advocacy Day -- CCBC students will travel to Annapolis joining hundreds of community college students from across the state to encourage lawmakers to reject the Governor’s Budget Reconciliation and Financing Act provisions that make significant cuts to community college funding. 

WHO: Senators and Delegates will address the assembled students.

WHEN: Tuesday, Feb. 4, 2020
9–10 a.m. Senators and Delegates
10–10:30 a.m. Community college presidents and selected student speaker
10:30 a.m. Students meet with their legislators by appointment  


WHERE:
Miller Senate Office Building, 11 Bladen St., Annapolis, MD 21401

INCLEMENT WEATHER PROCEDURES: The event will follow weather-related closing decisions of Anne Arundel County Public Schools (AACPS). If AACPS cancels school, the event is cancelled and will not be rescheduled. If AACPS opens two hours late, Student Advocacy Day activities will start as originally planned, at 9 a.m.

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About the Community College of Baltimore County (ccbcmd.edu)
Since 1957, CCBC has opened the doors to accessible, affordable, high-quality education empowering generations of area residents to transform their lives and the lives of others. Each year, more than 63,000 students enroll at the college’s main campuses, extension centers and online to make their starts, earn degrees, launch and build careers. CCBC offers the region’s most expansive selection of degree, certificate and workplace certification programs that prepare students for transfer, job entry and career advancement in such industries as business, education, health care, information technology, cybersecurity, construction and transportation. CCBC is nationally recognized as a leader in innovative learning strategies, among the nation’s top associate degree producers, and designated as a Military Times Best College 2019.

CCBC is accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education, 3624 Market Street, 2nd Floor West, Philadelphia, PA 19104 (267.284.5000). The Middle States Commission on Higher Education is an institutional accrediting agency recognized by the U.S. Secretary of Education and the Council for Higher Education Accreditation.

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