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Ex-SC State Board Member Facing Charges in Federal Investigation

by Meg Kinnard, Associated Press | November 7, 2013
A former South Carolina State University trustee is facing new charges in a federal investigati [...] Read more

Ohio State Presidential Search Nearing $300,000

by Andrew Welsh-Huggins, Associated Press | November 6, 2013
The search for the next president of Ohio State University is on track to cost more than $300,0 [...] Read more

Lehigh U. Diversity-focused Residence Hall Vandalized

by Associated Press |
Officials at Lehigh University said a student residence hall that's dedicated to campus diversi [...] Read more

Stillman Student Campaigns for Ballet Company

by Ed Enoch, The Tuscaloosa News | November 5, 2013
As talk turns to dance, a grin spreads across Stillman College student Ellory Nichols' face. [...] Read more

U. of Illinois Looking at Medical Overhaul

by Associated Press |
University University of Illinois trustees later this month will start considering changes in h [...] Read more

Industries Partner with Schools, Universities to Train Skilled Workers

by Associated Press | November 4, 2013
A Harahan manufacturing company has had to recruit outside Louisiana for skilled trade workers. [...] Read more

U. of Mich. Plans Entrepreneurship Education Expansion

by Associated Press |
The University of Michigan plans to offer formal entrepreneurship education to all of its under [...] Read more

Gay Marriage Debate Draws in Higher Ed Leaders

by Tom LoBianco, Associated Press | November 3, 2013
In the Indiana higher education community, a world meant to promote free thinking and debate, a [...] Read more

1 Shot at North Carolina A&T

by Associated Press |
Shots fired on homecoming weekend at North Carolina A&T State University prompted a brief campu [...] Read more

Maine Lawmakers Aim to Tackle Student Debt

by Alanna Durkin, Associated Press | October 31, 2013
Maine lawmakers are seeking to tackle the problem of mounting student debt in their next sessio [...] Read more

Florida Atlantic Names Interim Coach After Pelini Resigns Over Drug Use

by Tim Reynolds, Associated Press |
Brian Wright was unexpectedly thrust into coaching in 1994, when a leg injury ended his playing [...] Read more

Hall Willing to Testify But Wants Subpoena

by Jim Vertuno, Associated Press | October 30, 2013
University of Texas System Regent Wallace Hall’s attorney has told state lawmakers that Hall [...] Read more

Lipscomb Drops Logo After Pressure From Liberty

by Associated Press |
That Lipscomb University sweatshirt or coffee mug with the interlocking “LU” logo has insta [...] Read more

University of Tennessee Says New Tuition Model Paying Off

by Associated Press | October 29, 2013
Officials at the University of Tennessee say a new tuition model that charges new students for [...] Read more

Jesse Jackson Plans to Help Grambling Tackle Its Issues

by Associated Press |
He’s fought for civil rights and negotiated freedom for hostages, but can Jesse Jackson close [...] Read more