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University of Alaska President Vows to Give Back His Bonus

by Associated Press | September 20, 2017
FAIRBANKS, Alaska — University of Alaska President Jim Johnsen has pledged to donate his $50, [...] Read more

Organizations Call for DeVos to Halt Student Loan Policy Changes

by Jamaal Abdul-Alim | September 19, 2017
The regulatory changes being pursued by U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos in the student [...] Read more

Report: Higher Ed Must Factor In Growing Single Mother Student Population

by Catherine Morris |
Even as more single mothers than ever are attending college, services for student parents have [...] Read more

Action on Student Loan Forgiveness Delayed as Rules Revised

by Maria Danilova, Associated Press | September 13, 2017
WASHINGTON — Tens of thousands of former students who say they were swindled by for-profit co [...] Read more

California Leaders Pledge $30M for Young Immigrants

by Sophia Bollag, Associated Press | September 12, 2017
SACRAMENTO, Calif. — California Gov. Jerry Brown and top lawmakers announced Tuesday that the [...] Read more

Nevada University Selling Coveted Violin to Fund Arts Building

by Associated Press | September 11, 2017
RENO, Nev. — A Nevada university will soon put a coveted, high-priced Stradivarius violin on [...] Read more

$50M Gift Prompts New Name for Iowa State Business College

by Associated Press |
AMES, Iowa — Officials say the Iowa State University College of Business will be renamed beca [...] Read more

Sweet Briar Preparing for Fresh Start

by Catherine Morris | September 6, 2017
Sweet Briar College, an all-women’s school located in the Virginia foothills of the Blue Ridg [...] Read more

DeVos Met With Experts Before Postponing HBCU Week Conference

by Gia Savage | September 5, 2017
Prior to last Friday’s announcement of the postponement of the annual White House Initiative [...] Read more

Former Winthrop President Drops Lawsuit Against School

by Associated Press |
ROCK HILL, S.C. — A former university president in South Carolina has dropped her lawsuit aga [...] Read more

Ohio State Ex-director Strayhorn Resigns Over Speaking Fees Questions

by Associated Press | September 4, 2017
COLUMBUS, Ohio — A tenured Ohio State professor has resigned after a review alleged he improp [...] Read more

West Virginia College Gets Eviction Letter Over Rent

by Associated Press |
SOUTH CHARLESTON, W.Va. — The head of a business park in South Charleston says a community co [...] Read more

George Washington University Opening Some Doors in D.C.

by Catherine Morris | August 31, 2017
GWU awards 10 scholarships each year to students in the District, covering tuition, room and bo [...] Read more

Former Louisville Foundation Execs Led Nation in Pay

by Associated Press |
LOUISVILLE, Ky. — Four former executives at the embattled University of Louisville Foundation [...] Read more

DeVos Hires Former DeVry Official to Lead Enforcement Unit

by Jamaal Abdul-Alim | August 30, 2017
U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos’ decision to appoint a new chief enforcement officer [...] Read more