Minneapolis (PRWEB) March 5, 2008
The National Alliance of Community and Technical Colleges (NACTC) has named Generosa López-Molina, a doctoral student in Capella University's (http://www.capella.edu) School of Education, as the next president of its executive board. The NACTC is a consortium of 31 community and technical colleges from across the nation, first assembled in 1979 by the National Center for Research in Vocational Education (NCRVE) at Ohio State University.
In her new role, López-Molina will be responsible for convening NACTC's executive board meetings and bi-annual conferences, will provide consultation to member colleges and mentoring on issues of leadership and public discourse. The NACTC provides the latest innovations in leadership, institutional effectiveness, teaching, and programs to its member community and technical colleges.
López-Molina, who is dean of the Division of Academic Foundations at Lorain County Community College in Elyria, Ohio, is also pursing a PhD degree in leadership in higher education from Capella University, an accredited,* fully online university. More than 1000 colleges and universities have employed Capella learners or alumni.
Lopez-Molina is also a past recipient of Capella's $50,000 League for Innovation doctoral scholarship, which includes tuition for three years, residency fees for three, one-week colloquia, and graduation fees.
About Capella University
Founded in 1993, Capella University is an accredited*, fully online university that offers graduate degree programs in business, information technology, education, human services, psychology, public health, and public safety, and bachelor's degree programs in business, information technology, and public safety. Within those areas, Capella currently offers 104 graduate and undergraduate specializations and 15 certificate program. The online university currently serves more than 22,000 students from all 50 states and 45 countries. It is committed to providing high-caliber academic excellence and pursuing balanced business growth. Capella University is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Capella Education Company, headquartered in Minneapolis. For more information, please visit http://www.capella.edu or call 1.888.CAPELLA (227.3552).
*Capella University is accredited by The Higher Learning Commission and is a member of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools (NCA), http://www.ncahlc.org.
Capella University, 225 South Sixth Street, Ninth Floor, Minneapolis, MN 55402, 1.888.CAPELLA (227.3552).
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