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Delta State to Eliminate Nonresident Tuition Status

by Jeff Amy, Associated Press | October 22, 2012
Delta State University will become the first of Mississippi's eight public universities to allo [...] Read more

Taxpayer Group Sues Calif. University Over Email

by Juliet Williams, Associated Press | October 19, 2012
An anti-tax group filed a lawsuit Thursday against California State University, Monterey Bay ov [...] Read more

Professor Said University of Iowa Retaliated Against Him for Testimony

by Ryan J. Foley, Associated Press |
A University of Iowa law professor who testified on behalf of a conservative colleague alleging [...] Read more

Groundbreaking Shanghai New York University Closing in on Grand Opening

by Associated Press | October 18, 2012
The Shanghai Daily reports that Shanghai New York University, the first Sino-U.S. joint venture [...] Read more

Study: Dual Enrollment Students in Texas More Likely to Attend, Graduate From College

by Diverse Staff |
A study of more than 30,000 students in Texas found that those who take college courses in high [...] Read more

University of Phoenix Closing 115 Locations

by ALEX VEIGA, AP Business Writer | October 17, 2012
Apollo Group Inc. said Tuesday that its fiscal fourth-quarter net income tumbled 60 percent, hu [...] Read more

Meharry Chief Selected for Institute of Medicine

by Associated Press |
Meharry Medical College President Dr. Wayne J. Riley has been named to the Institute of Medicin [...] Read more

Utah Colleges Mull Impact of Mormon Policy Change

by Associated Press | October 16, 2012
Utah State University has formed a special task force to weigh the impact of the Mormon church' [...] Read more

Four College Savings Plans Get Top Morningstar Honors

by MARK JEWELL, AP Personal Finance Writer |
College savings plans offered through the states of Alaska, Maryland, Nevada and Utah earned to [...] Read more

Ind. Scholarship Program Cuts College Visits

by The Associated Press | October 15, 2012
MUNCIE Ind. — An Indiana program designed to make college accessible for low-income students [...] Read more

Race and Income Influence Who Votes in Texas

by Chris Tomlinson, Associated Press |
AUSTIN Texas — More than 17 percent of the people who register to vote never make it to the b [...] Read more

Va. Tech Massacre at Center of Two Court Appeals

by Steve Szkotak, Associated Press | October 12, 2012
The state moved Thursday to reverse a wrongful death verdict in the 2007 massacre at Virginia [...] Read more

Conn. Governor Says Unauthorized Raises Hurt Regents Board’s Credibility

by Associated Press |
Outrage over unauthorized pay raises for Connecticut education staff members deepened Thursday [...] Read more

Purdue Plans to Add More Than 100 Engineering Professors

by Associated Press | October 11, 2012
Purdue University plans to hire more than 100 new engineering professors and boost engineering [...] Read more

Gov. Haley Said S.C. Schools Have to Earn Their Keep

by Associated Press |
Gov. Nikki Haley wants South Carolina's colleges and universities to earn the money they are gi [...] Read more