NISOD Stories

25 Oct, 2018

Five Ways to Increase Participation in NISOD’s Student Contests at Your College!

By |2018-10-30T00:30:07+00:00October 25th, 2018|Categories: NISOD Stories, Uncategorized|Tags: |0 Comments

Do you want to help your students win $1,000? By entering in our Student Essay and Student Graphic Design Contests, students at NISOD member-colleges have the opportunity to receive $1,000, complimentary travel to Austin to be recognized during our annual conference, and international recognition for their talents. Increase your students’ awareness and participation [...]

19 Apr, 2018

Community College Timeline From 1970s to 2010s

By |2018-04-19T20:01:18+00:00April 19th, 2018|Categories: NISOD Stories, Uncategorized|0 Comments

While most of us have grown up with community colleges in our backyards, they are a relatively new phenomenon in higher education, having evolved in the early part of the 20th century. NISOD was formed in 1978. Since then, community colleges have continued to play an  integral role in higher education. Take a look back on [...]

4 Apr, 2018

NISOD Members Celebrate Community College Awareness Month

By |2018-04-05T05:39:43+00:00April 4th, 2018|Categories: NISOD Stories|Tags: |0 Comments

Community College Awareness Month April is Community College Awareness Month, a time to celebrate the accomplishments and successes happening every day at community colleges. According to the American Association of Community Colleges, “Nearly half of all undergraduates in the United States attend community colleges with good reason. These open-access institutions serve a diverse [...]

16 Mar, 2018

Faculty Conference Scholarship Recipients

By |2018-03-30T15:21:42+00:00March 16th, 2018|Categories: NISOD Stories|Tags: |0 Comments

Meet the 2018 Faculty Conference Scholarship Recipients Read how the five Faculty Conference Scholarship recipients exhibit values that reflect NISOD’s mission of promoting and celebrating excellence in teaching, learning, and leadership at community and technical colleges! Laura Fry Institution: Estrella Mountain Community College, Avondale, AZ Disciplines: Psychology and Sociology [...]

7 Feb, 2018

Meet the NISOD Staff

By |2019-01-11T19:02:40+00:00February 7th, 2018|Categories: NISOD Stories|0 Comments

Meet the NISOD Staff Meet the staff who work hard to bring you the exceptional NISOD benefits and tools that promote teaching, learning, and leadership excellence! They share their thoughts regarding the future of NISOD, their favorite NISOD benefit, what they do when they aren’t working, and their favorite spot to hang out in [...]