Richard Rhodes: The TT Interview

As the product of community college education himself, Richard Rhodes has a unique perspective on the metrics used to gauge the success of the kinds of schools he now leads.

Rhodes, the president of Austin Community College, began his higher education at a community college in Alamogordo, N.M., before transferring to New Mexico State College, where he earned his bachelor’s degree. He went on to earn his doctoral degree in the Community College Leadership Program at the University of Texas at Austin. Before taking the helm of Austin Community College in September, he spent a decade as the ...

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