Current News 1 - Higher Education

Newly Published Data Highlights Fraud Complaints Against For-Profits

by | November 9, 2017
For-profit colleges drew attention again this week after troves of newly public data showed the [...] Read more

Rising Star is Elected Lt. Gov of Virginia

by | November 8, 2017
Among the several political races in Tuesday’s election across the nation, one stands out bec [...] Read more

Congress Urged to Invest in Blue-Collar STEM Jobs

by | November 7, 2017
Automation and other technological advancements threaten to put good-paying jobs further out of [...] Read more

Higher Education Groups Take Aim at GOP Reform Bill

by | November 6, 2017
Higher education lobbying groups on Monday told Congress that the Republican tax reform bill [...] Read more

Alabama A&M’s First Capital Campaign Hugely Successful

by | November 5, 2017
By the time Alabama A&M University concluded its first-ever capital campaign, the university ha [...] Read more

Pennsylvania Education Leader Going Extra Mile for Diversity

by | November 2, 2017
Under Dr. John Sygielski’s leadership, HACC, Central Pennsylvania’s Community College has m [...] Read more

University of Hartford Student Faces Bias Charge for Endangering Roommate

by | November 1, 2017
An student at the University of Hartford was arrested for allegedly executing several vile acts [...] Read more

Study: Career and Tech Ed Provides Slight Boost for High School Achievement

by | October 31, 2017
Students who take career and technical education courses during their junior or senior year in [...] Read more

Trump Nominates Kenneth Marcus to Lead Office for Civil Rights

by | October 26, 2017
The Trump administration has nominated a civil rights and Jewish advocate to a top position wit [...] Read more

‘Yes’ Team Wins Debate Over Paying College Athletes

by Lois Elfman | October 25, 2017
Two sides with decidedly different opinions on whether college athletes should be paid particip [...] Read more

Ky. Community College in Position to Help Veterans Make Career Transition

by | October 19, 2017
Over the past five years, West Kentucky Community and Technical College has built a comprehensi [...] Read more

Landry Leans on Experience to Lead ACE

by | October 17, 2017
American College of Education (ACE) president and interim provost Dr. Shawntel Landry leads a n [...] Read more

New President Aims to Continue Morehouse Mission of Molding Leaders

by Joseph Hong | October 16, 2017
The Board of Trustees at Morehouse College concluded a six-month search when it voted on Sunday [...] Read more

Western Governors University Grows Into Its Role

by Catherine Morris | October 12, 2017
Western Governors University has gone from pioneering to normalizing competency-based education [...] Read more

Community College STEM Students Getting ‘Nudged’ Toward Success

by | October 11, 2017
Are text-based “nudges” the answer to helping students succeed in school? Up to a point, ma [...] Read more