Higher Education News and Jobs

Diverse Conversations: Grading Obama’s Presidency on Higher Ed

Diverse Conversations: Grading Obama’s Presidency on Higher Ed

by Matthew Lynch | December 12, 2016
High student loan debt, access, accountability, and everything in between were put in President [...] Read more
Woman Guilty of Embezzling $200,000 from Education Nonprofit

Woman Guilty of Embezzling $200,000 from Education Nonprofit

by Associated Press | December 8, 2016
EUGENE, Ore. — A Eugene woman has pleaded guilty to embezzling over $200,000 from a nonprofit [...] Read more

Report: Housing, Food Insecurities on Rise for Community College Students

by Jamal Eric Watson | December 4, 2016
Food and housing insecurities continue to be a major issue for community college students acros [...] Read more
Audit Questions Luna Community College Hiring, Pay

Audit Questions Luna Community College Hiring, Pay

by Associated Press | October 31, 2016
LAS VEGAS, N.M. ― A recently completed special audit of a Las Vegas, New Mexico, community co [...] Read more
Williston State Expanding Free Tuition Effort to Montana

Williston State Expanding Free Tuition Effort to Montana

by Blake Nicholson, Associated Press | October 25, 2016
BISMARCK, N.D. ― A small two-year college in northwestern North Dakota that offers free tuiti [...] Read more

Admissions Movement Leaving ACT/SAT Behind

by Pearl Stewart | October 11, 2016
Hundreds of four-year, liberal arts schools have decreased reliance upon ACT/SAT test scores in [...] Read more

Experts: Performance Funding for Higher Ed Yielding Mixed Results

by Catherine Morris | October 6, 2016
Despite broad national support for such programs, state funding for higher education that is ti [...] Read more
Colleges Lavishing More Financial Aid on Wealthy Students

Colleges Lavishing More Financial Aid on Wealthy Students

by Michael Melia, Associated Press | September 27, 2016
STORRS, Conn. ― Spencer Mulligan knew his family could pay for his college education, even wi [...] Read more

Need for Latinos in Community College Leadership Emphasized

by Jamal Evan Mazyck | September 25, 2016
The National Community College Hispanic Council gathered to address institutional strategies th [...] Read more
Texas Southmost College President Lily Tercero Fired

Texas Southmost College President Lily Tercero Fired

by Associated Press | September 20, 2016
BROWNSVILLE, Texas ― The president of a South Texas community college has been fired amid iss [...] Read more
Laramie County Community College Accused of Discrimination

Laramie County Community College Accused of Discrimination

by Associated Press | September 14, 2016
CHEYENNE, Wyo. ― Laramie County Community College is under federal investigation for a sexual [...] Read more

Help Available for Displaced ITT Tech Students

by Catherine Morris | September 13, 2016
According to the U.S. Department of Education, students who were attending the now-defunct ITT [...] Read more

Calif. Community College Promise Programs Expanding

by Catherine Morris | September 12, 2016
California community college leaders say that they expect the number of promise programs in the [...] Read more

Report: Free College Proposal a Threat to Private Colleges, Diversity

by Jamaal Abdul-Alim | September 6, 2016
Hillary Clinton’s free college proposal could ultimately cause enrollment at private colleges [...] Read more

Enrollment Numbers Early Sign of Success for Colleges

by Reginald Stuart | September 5, 2016
Early enrollment numbers emerging on college campuses around the nation are a signal that the 2 [...] Read more