Get unlimited digital access to baltimoresun.com. $0.99 for 4 weeks.

Topics

Financial Aid
College president supports Obama's proposal for free community college program
College president supports Obama's proposal for free community college program

Sandra Kurtinitis, president of the Community College of Baltimore County, said earlier this week that she supports President Barack Obama's proposal announced on Jan. 8 that would make community college tuition free, calling it a "bold stroke." "I went to sleep on Thursday night aware of this and I woke up Friday morning feeling like it was Christmas again," said Kurtinitis on Jan. 12. The college leader has attended four summits in the past year organized by the White House, along with hundreds of other leaders in K-12 and higher education. "His plan does nothing more than initiate a dialogue around the issue of access to higher education," she...

Loading