linn state technical college

Crime
5:42 pm
Fri September 13, 2013

Judge: Linn State drug testing unconstitutional

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A federal judge has ruled that a mid-Missouri technical college's mandatory drug testing policy is unconstitutional when applied to most students.

U.S. District Judge Nanette K. Laughrey in Jefferson City on Friday sided with the American Civil Liberties Union, which sued Linn State Technical College on behalf of six students.

Linn State attorney Kent Brown had not yet read the ruling, but said any ruling against the school would be appealed.

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Education
6:58 am
Fri July 12, 2013

Linn State to get a new name

Missouri's only state-funded, two-year technical college is getting a new name. Gov. Jay Nixon signed legislation Thursday that will change the name of Linn State Technical College to the State Technical College of Missouri.

The name change for the central Missouri school will take effect July 1, 2014. The college offers certificates and associate degrees with an emphasis on industrial and technology programs.

Education
8:56 am
Thu May 16, 2013

"Innovation Campuses" partner students with colleges, businesses

Governor Jay Nixon stands with Lincoln University President Dr. Connie Hamacher and Linn State Technical College President Dr. Don Claycomb on Wednesday, May 15, 2013.
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A new partnership between Lincoln University, Linn State Technical College, and several Jefferson City businesses will allow students to earn credit that could go toward either school.

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Education
4:22 pm
Tue December 4, 2012

Contracts signed for Jefferson City High School land

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Lincoln University and Linn State Technical College have signed a contract to purchase the campus that will soon be vacated by Jefferson City High School.

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Education
5:58 pm
Wed April 25, 2012

Jefferson City Public Schools working deal for new high school

Jefferson City Public Schools is in negotiations with Lincoln University and Linn State Technical College as part of a plan to build a new high school to replace the old facility.

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