Higher Education News and Jobs

Dewhurst makes plea for community colleges solution

by Associated Press | July 27, 2007
AUSTIN Lt. Gov. David Dewhurst made a public plea Wednesday for state leaders to find a way to [...] Read more
Suspect in cash-for-grades scheme held on $250K bail

Suspect in cash-for-grades scheme held on $250K bail

by Associated Press |
MARTINEZ Calif. A 25-year-old man about to graduate from Cal Poly San Luis Obispo pleaded not [...] Read more
Pittsburgh college offers classes to potential casino workers

Pittsburgh college offers classes to potential casino workers

by Associated Press | July 18, 2007
PITTSBURGH Pittsburgh's planned casino has yet to get its license, but the Community College [...] Read more
Community Colleges Often Lead the Way In Diversity Efforts

Community Colleges Often Lead the Way In Diversity Efforts

by Walter G. Bumphus and John E. Roueche | July 12, 2007
American community colleges now enroll well over half of the nation’s undergraduate student [...] Read more
Report: Oklahoma making community college transfers easier

Report: Oklahoma making community college transfers easier

by Associated Press | July 5, 2007
OKLAHOMA CITY Oklahoma is making it easier for students to transfer from community colleges to [...] Read more
College of Southern Nevada shortens name, shuffles administrators

College of Southern Nevada shortens name, shuffles administrators

by Associated Press | July 2, 2007
LAS VEGAS The Community College of Southern Nevada has a shortened name, and several administ [...] Read more
Wyoming Community Colleges Should Work More Closely With State On Workforce Training

Wyoming Community Colleges Should Work More Closely With State On Workforce Training

by Associated Press | June 28, 2007
CASPER Wyo. Wyoming's community colleges should work more closely with the state's Department [...] Read more
Judge concerned about plea deal in Alabama junior college probe

Judge concerned about plea deal in Alabama junior college probe

by Associated Press |
BIRMINGHAM Ala. A federal judge refused to accept a plea agreement with an Auburn businessman [...] Read more

Luna Community College names interim president

by Associated Press |
LAS VEGAS N.M. A former Northern New Mexico Community College president is now interim preside [...] Read more
Board approves tuition hike at community colleges

Board approves tuition hike at community colleges

by Associated Press | June 27, 2007
FAIRFIELD Maine Tuition at the state's seven community colleges will go up by 2.5 percent next [...] Read more
Tuition hike at community colleges eyed

Tuition hike at community colleges eyed

by Associated Press | June 26, 2007
FAIRFIELD Maine Trustees of the Maine Community College System are expected to consider a tuit [...] Read more
2 Ark. schools want to switch bonds to cover nursing school costs

2 Ark. schools want to switch bonds to cover nursing school costs

by Associated Press | June 25, 2007
LITTLE ROCK Two Arkansas universities want to shift money set aside by a statewide bond issue [...] Read more
Dean of CMC Summit Campus to leave for position in Arizona

Dean of CMC Summit Campus to leave for position in Arizona

by Associated Press | June 23, 2007
BRECKENRIDGE Colo. The dean of the Summit Campus of Colorado Mountain College announced plans [...] Read more
MiraCosta College president negotiates $1m buyout

MiraCosta College president negotiates $1m buyout

by Associated Press | June 22, 2007
OCEANSIDE, Calif. MiraCosta College's embattled president Victoria Munoz Richart has negotiat [...] Read more
Settlement Ends Dispute Over N.J. College Newspaper Adviser’s Ouster

Settlement Ends Dispute Over N.J. College Newspaper Adviser’s Ouster

by Associated Press | June 19, 2007
TRENTON, N.J. Trustees at a southern New Jersey community college have agreed to permanently r [...] Read more