SFCC participates in 2019 Governors Higher Education Summit

The 2019 Governor’s Higher Education Summit on September 18 featured Governor Michelle Lujan Grisham as the keynote speaker. Governor Lujan Grisham announced the Opportunity Scholarship – a proposal to help more students of any age attend college tuition free. SFCC President Dr. Becky Rowley served as a panelist. She responded to an audience member question about what the challenges are for first-year students and ways in which we can address them, including providing financial education about loans, grants and scholarships as well as increasing student support services beyond academic counseling.