Jeffrey Neill, 46, is part of a group of graduates to be recognized, ranging from kindergarten through adult education programs. The event is symbolic for all those who missed graduation ceremonies across the United States due to COVID-19.
On May 6, Matt Massey, President of the Alabama School of Cyber Technology & Engineering (ASCTE) and PeggyLee Wright, ASCTE Foundation's Executive Director, joined us for our daily Zoom conference call.
Dr. Joe Burke and Dr. Pat Sims both talked about how our local community colleges have adapted due to COVID-19. This includes online programs, online certifications and helping provide information to people who may be seeking a new career path due to recent unemployment.
On April 21, Community Foundation President & CEO Melissa Thompson joined us to discuss the new "Take 5 to Give 5" initiative in advance of Giving Tuesday, which is May 5. In addition, Madison Mayor Paul Finley joined us for an update.