BY Paula J. Hanley As we embark on a new academic year, we again are faced with a changing landscape in higher education. The daily headlines include declining...read more
Sharing PCC’s analyses of local, state, and federal policies impacting college access and success, insights from higher education leaders on equity-centered plans and practices, and student perspectives about the urgent need for greater college access and affordability to support them realizing their career aspirations.
Spring is sometimes slow to come to Illinois, but once it does, it is always a beautiful thing. Many find spring to be a moment to stop and...read more
Briefly describe a strategy in your Equity Plan that you have implemented. Include a brief description of how this strategy was chosen. Even the most well-prepared student may...read more
Coming together in a circle to communicate is an ancient form of gathering. Circles can be a powerful means by which group members can listen, share, inquire, and...read more
The second annual Illinois Equity in Attainment (ILEA) Initiative Equity Institute was held February 24-25, 2022 with record-setting attendance of nearly 600 participants. Staff, faculty and administrators from...read more
Dear ILEA Partners, I am excited to bring you greetings on behalf of your PCC Family. My name is Kim Everett (she/her/hers), and I have the honor of...read more