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The North Star: MDC's Blog

03.08.2013 by Abby Parcell
Last week the Charlotte Observer featured a... read more
03.05.2013 by
This article originally appeared as an Op-Ed in the February 28th edition of the... read more
02.22.2013 by Abby Parcell
Before you read anything else, go watch the video of former Savannah Mayor—and MDC board chair—... read more
02.15.2013 by Abby Parcell
Education, employment, increasing impact, and microbrews—it’s all here in a very unified links post.Here’s a great example of how community colleges... read more
02.13.2013 by
When you work in the field of economic and community development, you can probably remember the first time when the myth of Sisyphus rang true. For... read more
02.08.2013 by
As MDC continues work with three community colleges on ... read more
02.08.2013 by
Hello, from (occasionally) sunny Anaheim! A few of us from MDC have spent the week with more than 1,600 hundred community college professionals,... read more
01.11.2013 by Abby Parcell
The Daily Yonder is really cooking these days—and you should belly up to the bar. Published by the... read more
01.04.2013 by Abby Parcell
There’s a lot of year-in-reviewing, best-of-listing, and resolution-setting going on this week. It’s hard to resist, so we’ve compiled our own list... read more
12.21.2012 by Abby Parcell
Here it is: the final links post of 2012! We've got big plans for the MDC blog and plan to hit the ground running in 2013, so be sure to check back... read more