Browse past news stories for Ilisagvik College in Barrow, AK.
- Ilisagvik College sets plans for new buildings - The Arctic Sounder
posted on July 1, 2016 at 09:22:08 pm
Iḷisaġvik College, Alaska's only federally recognized Tribal College, operates in a space meant for many things, none of which was an educational s ...
- Ilisagvik College celebrates 20 successful years - The Arctic Sounder
posted on March 13, 2015 at 07:45:54 pm
This year, Ilisagvik College celebrates its 20th Anniversary. In those 20 years, it has achieved all that its founders had hoped for and then some. According to Ilisa ...
- Ilisagvik College offers dual credits for high school students - The Arctic Sounder
posted on October 10, 2014 at 05:27:09 pm
What would you do if you could earn enough credits to finish your first year in college before graduating from high school? Since the fall of 2007, Ilisagvik College has impl ...
- Ilisagvik College honors 2014 graduates - The Arctic Sounder
posted on May 9, 2014 at 08:56:19 pm
This year's Iḷisaġvik College Graduation Ceremony was held on April 25. The 19th commencement exercise for the college saw 11 as ...
- Ilisagvik College offers array of summer camps - The Arctic Sounder
posted on July 6, 2013 at 07:49:09 am
What would summer be without the summer camps offered by Ilisagvik College? These camps provide fun, adventure and learning in a variety of settings for studen ...
- Ilisagvik College honors 62 graduates at ceremony - The Arctic Sounder
posted on June 1, 2013 at 12:46:43 am
Ilisagvik President Pearl Brower welcomed the graduates, family and friends to the ceremony with these words, "Someday perhaps, this exercise will become ...
May 20, 2017
Corrosion technology is one of the hottest new industries community colleges are training for. Currently, only a handful of schools offer a program, but the field is open for new graduates.
May 20, 2017
A recent report revealed that many California community college students take twice as long to get an associate’s degree as is normally required. While community college is less expensive than attending a four-year institution, students who drag out their degree programs lose much of that savings in additional tuition, fees, textbooks, and lost wages. In this article, we examine the reasons why some students take so long to graduate.
May 20, 2017
We take a look at the latest annual college rankings from Washington Monthly, which provide a list of the top community colleges in the country as well as four-year schools.