College leaders waste money on ineffective college-completion strategies, such as reducing class sizes, while ignoring cost-effective alternatives, argue two University of Wisconsin researchers.
Also on Community College Spotlight: A non-credit, enrichment class called What is Islam? is off the schedule at a Eugene community college. The community member who proposed to teach the class is anti-Muslim, complained the Council on American-Islamic Relations. Barry Sommer runs the local chapter of a group that warns Islamic jihadists are trying to take over America.