Gov. Pete Ricketts has appointed a new commissioner to serve on the board of the Coordinating Commission for Postsecondary Education.
The Legislature's Business and Labor Committee will hold a public hearing in Room 2102 at the State Capitol on Legislature Resolution 533, introduced by Sen. Kate Bolz. The resolution calls for an interim study to examine promoting career education and training that can lead to job readiness for middle-skill jobs.
The Northeast CC board will meet at the school's Norfolk campus, 801 East Benjamin Ave. Agenda and additional information is available online.
The State Board will meet at 301 Centennial Mall South, 6th floor, State Board Room. Agenda and additional information is available online.
The Board of Regents will meet at Varner Hall, 3835 Holdrege St., Lincoln. An agenda is available on the University of Nebraska website.
ITT Tech announced Sept. 6 it is closing its campuses nationwide, including its Omaha location.
The MCC board will hold a regularly scheduled meeting at its Fort Omaha campus, Mule Barn, Building 21, 5300 N. 30th, Omaha.
The University of Nebraska-Lincoln is ready to receive transcript requests for students who attended Wright Career College's Omaha location. Wright alerted the U.S. Department of Education in April that the school will no longer offer instruction at any of its five campuses, including its Omaha location. Wright also operated campuses in Kansas and Oklahoma. Statutes designate UNL as the final repository for student records from closed four-year institutions in Nebraska.
The CCC board will hold a regularly scheduled meeting at its Grand Island campus, 3134 West Highway 34.