05 juillet 2019

Rules Violations for Men's Basketball Programs Implicated in Scandal

HomeBy Jeremy Bauer-Wolf. The National Collegiate Athletic Association expects that at least six men's basketball programs will be notified that they violated NCAA rules in the coming months in connection with the pay-for-play scandal from 2017. More...

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Democratic Divisions on Higher Ed

HomeBy Andrew Kreighbaum. In first debates of Democratic presidential primary, candidates outline contrasting visions on college affordability, student debt. More...

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DeVos Issues Final Repeal of Gainful Employment

HomeBy Andrew Kreighbaum. Education Secretary Betsy DeVos on Friday issued the final repeal of regulations crafted by the Obama administration to hold low-quality career education programs accountable. More...

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Buttigieg's Proposal for National Service

HomeBy Andrew Kreighbaum. South Bend, Ind., mayor Pete Buttigieg released a campaign proposal this week to beef up paid national service opportunities and target students at community colleges and minority-serving institutions. More...

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Researcher Says Education Dept. Again Distorted Work

HomeBy Andrew Kreighbaum. A prominent higher education researcher wrote this week that the Trump administration had misrepresented her research findings in its justification to rescind the 2014 gainful-employment rule. More...

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Seeking Answers on Loan Relief Claims

HomeBy Andrew Kreighbaum. With borrowers who attended for-profits having waited years on loan relief applications, lawyers this week sued the Education Department to take action on more than 150,000 claims. More...

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House Lawmakers Introduce Short-Term Pell Bill

HomeBy Andrew Kreighbaum. A bipartisan group of House lawmakers introduced legislation Wednesday that would expand Pell Grant eligibility to higher ed programs as short as eight weeks. More...

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DeVos Calls for Making 'Second Chance Pell' Permanent

HomeBy Andrew Kreighbaum. Education Secretary Betsy DeVos called for making the Second Chance Pell experiment permanent Tuesday in remarks at a commencement ceremony for Tulsa Community College's prison education program. More...

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Lawmakers Reconsider Bankruptcy for Student Loans

HomeBy Andrew Kreighbaum. Democrats on the House Judiciary Committee put a renewed focus in a hearing Tuesday on whether student borrowers should have access to bankruptcy relief. More...

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Democratic Hopefuls Back Pell Grants in Prisons

HomeBy Andrew Kreighbaum. Most candidates seeking Democratic nomination support repealing ban on federal aid for incarcerated students. One of the few exceptions? Joe Biden, author of the crime law that enacted the ban. More...

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