delgado community college http://wwno.org en The Lens: Two Groups Vie For Vacant ArtWorks Building http://wwno.org/post/lens-two-groups-vie-vacant-artworks-building <p>The ArtWorks building near Lee Circle is up for sale once again. The $25 million, 93,000-square-foot building was built as a creative space for artists, but closed its doors 2 years ago after having financial trouble. Now, two groups are bidding to purchase the space.</p> Wed, 27 Nov 2013 05:46:59 +0000 Janaya Williams 48940 at http://wwno.org Delgado to Lay Off 46 Employees Next Month http://wwno.org/post/delgado-lay-46-employees-next-month <p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 11px; line-height: 15px;">About 10 percent of Delgado Community College's 465 employees will be laid off at the end of next month.</p><p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 11px; line-height: 15px;">Chancellor Monty Sullivan said Tuesday the layoffs are a consequence of the school's $13 million deficit and declining enrollment. Sullivan says no teachers will lose their jobs in this action.</p> Wed, 30 Jan 2013 00:26:19 +0000 The Associated Press 28096 at http://wwno.org Delgado enrollment drops after 6 years of growth http://wwno.org/post/delgado-enrollment-drops-after-6-years-growth <p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 11px; line-height: 15px; ">After six years of post-Katrina growth, Delgado Community College reported an 11.4 percent drop in the number of full-time students who registered for the fall semester.</p> Wed, 26 Sep 2012 17:23:03 +0000 The Associated Press 20721 at http://wwno.org Delgado Community College gets $10M from Navy http://wwno.org/post/delgado-community-college-gets-10m-navy <p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 11px; line-height: 15px; ">The Navy has given Delgado Community College a $10 million grant to help enhance its advanced manufacturing programs at the Avondale shipyard in suburban New Orleans.</p> Mon, 10 Sep 2012 20:46:14 +0000 The Associated Press 19706 at http://wwno.org