Posts tagged: Tuition and Fees - Diverse

Recipients Attest to Impact of Cooke Foundation Scholarships on Journeys

by Catherine Morris | July 31, 2017
Since its origins in 2000, the Jack Kent Cooke Foundation has offered a range of grants and sch [...] Read more

Applications Pile Up for University of Montana’s Top Job

by Associated Press | July 25, 2017
MISSOULA, Mont. — A recruiting company official says 98 people have applied to be the next pr [...] Read more

Scholars’ Research Challenges College ‘Mismatch’ Theory

by Jamaal Abdul-Alim | July 24, 2017
Low-income students could have a better shot at upward mobility if they had greater access to m [...] Read more

Technology Companies Team Up To Eliminate ‘Summer Melt’

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

Beleaguered For-profit EDMC Still Seeking Financial Way Out

by Catherine Morris | July 20, 2017
Earlier this month, a regional accrediting agency blocked the Education Management Corp.’s pl [...] Read more

Veterans Groups’ Objective: Defend Educational Protections

by Monica Levitan | July 18, 2017
After hearing that the Trump Administration is taking action to decrease students’ financial [...] Read more

Recently Retired President Simpson Forever Open to Change

by Lois Elfman |
At a time when community colleges are more important than ever in providing access to higher ed [...] Read more

Fight Flares in Arizona Over Tuition for Young Immigrants

by Clarice Silber, Associated Press | July 13, 2017
PHOENIX — A former Arizona lawmaker known as the driving force behind most of the state’s t [...] Read more

House Reaches Deal to Greatly Expand GI Bill

by Hope Yen, Associated Press |
WASHINGTON — Congressional Republicans and Democrats have reached initial agreement on the bi [...] Read more

Maryland Bans Scholarship Displacement

by Ya-Marie Sesay | July 12, 2017
The state of Maryland passed a bill on July 1 that bans scholarship displacement at public coll [...] Read more

Education Department Derided, Praised for Student Loan Protection ‘Pause’

by Jamaal Abdul-Alim | July 10, 2017
The U.S. Department of Education drew both scorn and praise Monday at a public hearing on its p [...] Read more

New Mexico University to Lay-off Staff, Freeze Vacant Posts

by Associated Press |
LAS CRUCES, N.M. — New Mexico State University’s finalized budget will freeze over 90 vacan [...] 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

Maryland Outlaws Scholarship Displacement by Public Colleges

by Tim Prudente, The Baltimore Sun | July 6, 2017
OWINGS MILL, Md. — Again and again, college financial aid offices would frustrate Jan Wagner [...] Read more

Julia Lopez Opening Doors to College in California

by Walter Hudson | July 3, 2017
Julia I. Lopez was already retired for three years from her position as senior vice president o [...] Read more