Posts tagged: Funding - Diverse

Pennsylvania to Forgive $30M in Loans to Cheyney University

| August 23, 2017
HARRISBURG, Pa. — Pennsylvania’s state-owned university system has agreed to forgive $30 mi [...] Read more

Flint Scholarship Plan Gets $2M from Pistons Owner, Utility

by David Eggert, Associated Press |
LANSING, Mich. — Detroit Pistons owner Tom Gores and a major Michigan utility’s foundation [...] Read more

Stakeholders Call for Postponement of White House Initiative on HBCUs Conference

by Gia Savage | August 21, 2017
The White House Initiative on HBCUs annual conference is scheduled for September 17-19. However [...] Read more

11 Professors Accept University of Montana’s Buyout Offers

by Associated Press | July 27, 2017
MISSOULA, Mont. — Eleven University of Montana professors have accepted buyout offers during [...] Read more

Technology Companies Team Up To Eliminate ‘Summer Melt’

by | July 23, 2017
Two innovative technology-based education companies are tackling what education researchers coi [...] Read more

Grad Donates $50M to St. Joseph’s University in Philadelphia

by Associated Press | July 20, 2017
PHILADELPHIA — A graduate of St. Joseph’s University in Philadelphia has given $50 mill [...] Read more

Experts: So Far, DeVos’ Steps Headed Backward

by Jamaal Abdul-Alim | July 17, 2017
As the administration of President Donald J. Trump reaches the six-month mark, some critical ob [...] Read more

Illinois Budget Gives Temporary Fix for Public Universities

by Associated Press |
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. — A new Illinois budget will give public universities funding for the 2017- [...] Read more

U. of Michigan Implementing Free Tuition Program for Some In-state Students

by Monica Levitan | July 9, 2017
The University of Michigan, Ann Arbor campus has implemented a free tuition program, called “ [...] Read more

Shaw President Leaving for VP Role at Howard University

by Gia Savage | July 5, 2017
Dr. Tashni-Ann Dubroy, who is currently the president of Shaw University, has resigned from her [...] Read more

University of Montana Offering Buyouts

by Associated Press | July 3, 2017
MISSOULA, Mont. — Six University of Montana faculty members have expressed interest in the un [...] Read more

University of Missouri Credit Outlook Downgraded to Negative

by Associated Press | July 2, 2017
COLUMBIA, Mo. — A major financial ratings agency has downgraded the University of Missouri sy [...] Read more

Money Woes Forcing Oregon to Alter Community College Promise

by Associated Press | June 29, 2017
PORTLAND, Ore. — The Oregon Promise may not be kept to students from wealthier families. The [...] Read more

Illinois Universities in Jeopardy of Losing Accreditation

by Associated Press | June 28, 2017
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. — The state budget impasse could affect the accreditation of Illinois unive [...] Read more

Report: Losses Mount at Bethune-Cookman University

by Associated Press | June 25, 2017
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. — A historically Black university in Florida is dealing with mounting fin [...] Read more