News and Announcements

February 22 is the deadline to take advantage of the early registration discount for the League's Innovations Conference, March 20-23 in Chicago. Registration includes access to all conference general, concurrent, roundtable, and poster...
The deadline for submitting proposals to present at the 2016 Learning Summit is March 14. The Learning Summit is a working retreat for college teams to connect with colleagues and to share experiences, discuss issues, and explore...


Recipients of the John & Suanne Roueche Excellence Awards will be celebrated at the League's Innovations Conference in Chicago, March 20-23, 2016. Faculty, staff, and administrators at League Alliance member institutions are eligible for...
My college missed the deadline to submit recipients for the John & Suanne Roueche Excellence Awards. Are we still able to submit names to receive the award? Yes, and they will be included on the online recipient list. However, names...

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League for Innovation in the Community College

The League for Innovation in the Community College (League) is an international nonprofit organization dedicated to catalyzing the community college movement. Founded in 1968, we foster and celebrate community college innovation and experimentation that lead to student and institutional success.

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Upcoming Events

March 20-23, 2016
Sheraton Chicago
Chicago, Illinois

June 12-15, 2016
Omni Scottsdale Montelucia
Paradise Valley, Arizona

November 6-9, 2016
Philadelphia Marriott Downtown
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

December 11-15, 2016
Omni Scottsdale Montelucia
Paradise Valley, Arizona


Faculty Voices

Engaging Faculty in the National Completion Conversation

What issues, challenges, and concerns do you have about the national focus on student completion? In what ways are you supporting student success, retention, and completion? Join the conversation! MORE>

Walmart Brighter Futures 2.0

Training for 21st Century Middle-Skill Employment

Community colleges are helping low-income individuals acquire and document the 21st century skills needed to obtain middle-skill employment, and to communicate their skill level to employers. MORE>

Community Colleges & Public Health

Advancing the Community College Role in Public Health Education

Curricular resources to assist community colleges in developing programs in public health education and administration, environmental health, and health navigation are now available. MORE>


League for Innovation Trends Report

by Gerardo E. de los Santos and Mark Milliron

Bread and Roses: Helping Students Make a Good Living and Live a Good Life

by Terry O'Banion
Available March 2016

Toward a New Ecology of Student Success: Expanding and Transforming Learning Opportunities...

by Jim Riggs
Available March 2016