An International Consortium Dedicated
to Catalyzing the Community College Movement
More than 800 institutions and their campuses from 11 different countries and territories make up the League for Innovation. In addition, the League partners with more than 190 corporations and works
with a host of other organizations, foundations, and government agencies to bring ground-breaking ideas to
all of the League Alliance members.
By joining the League Alliance, your entire institution gains access to innovative ideas in learning,
assessment, technology, leadership, workforce development, diversity, and fundraising from the best and
the brightest in the community college world. You will also have the opportunity to connect with a wide range
of community college professionals and corporate leaders who have experience in programs, practices, policies,
and other areas that can help your institution achieve its goals.
2013-2014 Benefits Year in Review
This membership year has been full of exciting awards and recognitions. Member institutions recognized their administration, faculty, staff, and students.
John & Suanne Roueche Excellence Awards
In recognition of the long tradition of excellence in community college teaching and leadership, the League established the John & Suanne Roueche Excellence Awards in 2012. These awards are open to League Alliance member institutions to celebrate outstanding contributions and leadership by community college faculty and staff.
The League congratulates the over 425 John & Suanne Roueche Excellence Awards Recipients for 2013. Their commitment to their students and contributions to their college have been recognized! To view 2013 Recipient list with statements, photos and videos, click here.
Terry O’Banion Student Technology Awards
The League is proud to present the 2014 Student Winners:
Student Technology Champions
Megan Coram, Northeast State Community College (TN)
Raymond Himel, Louisiana Delta Community College (LA)
Student Developer Champion
Nicole Johnson, Moraine Valley Community College (IL)
The Innovation of the Year Awards recognize League college administration, faculty, and staff members who have designed and implemented a significant innovation. For 2014, 44 recognition awards were granted in seven categories:
- Workforce Preparation and Development,
- Learning and Teaching,
- Student Services and Activities,
- Research, Assessment and Accountability,
- Resource Development,
- Basic Skills and Developmental Education, and
- Leadership and Organization.
Recognition awards for 2013 are listed on the League’s Innovation of the Year website.
The League for Innovation recognized and highlighted many outstanding programs, events, and achievements by its member colleges in the League Alliance Member Spotlight, a segment in our monthly newsletter– League Connections. Colleges showcased in this year's Member Spotlight included:
We invite member colleges to submit a Member Spotlight article for 2014-2015, which begins with the September 2014 issue of League Connections. If you are interested, click here to learn more. Colleges featured in Member Spotlight are selected on a first-come, first-served basis, so make your request soon!
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