13 janvier 2020

Edgewood Removes Planned Parenthood Link From Website

HomeBy Elin JohnsonEdgewood College students are protesting and requesting an apology after the college removed a link to Planned Parenthood from its website, reports Channel 3000. More...

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BYU Idaho Retracts Earlier Medicaid Decision

HomeBy Elin Johnson. Brigham Young University in Idaho has withdrawn and apologized for its decision earlier this month to not allow students to enroll in classes if their only health insurance was Medicaid, reports The Salt Lake Tribune. More...

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12 janvier 2020

Private Foundations Exempt From FOIA in Virginia, Court Says

HomeBy Rick Seltzer. The foundation for the public George Mason University is not covered by the state’s public records laws, the Supreme Court of Virginia ruled Thursday. More...

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Higher Ed Inflation Lands at 2.5 Percent for 2019

HomeBy Rick Seltzer. Colleges and universities in the United States experienced cost increases of 2.5 percent in the fiscal year that ended in June 2019, according to the Higher Education Price Index, a long-running measure of higher education inflation. More...

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Academy of Art Settles Over Affordable Housing

HomeBy Rick Seltzer. The Academy of Art University will pay about $38 million in cash so San Francisco can build affordable housing under a new agreement to resolve years-old claims that the institution illegally converted affordable housing units into student housing. More...

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Tufts Strikes Sackler Name From Campus

HomeBy Rick Seltzer. Tufts will remove the name of a family closely linked to opioids from its medical campus as it releases a report on decades of donations. Family's lawyer calls the decision "intellectually dishonest," but fundraising experts see needed reckoning with the past. More...

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A Bribe or a Donation?

HomeBy Scott Jaschik. Parents fighting charges in admissions scandal don't deny giving money to colleges. But legal brief argues that the transactions are donations. More...

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Expanding Pathways to College

HomeBy Scott Jaschik. In the current era, "the image of the 'traditional' college student as a recent high school graduate who is enrolled full time at a four-year, residential college is no longer the reality for most," says a new report from Ithaka S&R. More...

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Caldwell Agrees to Pay Government $4.8 Million

HomeBy Scott Jaschik. Caldwell University has agreed to pay more than $4.8 million to resolve complaints that it defrauded a federal education program. More...

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Lehigh Emails Congratulations to Applicants Not Admitted

HomeBy Scott Jaschik. Lehigh University accidentally emailed congratulations to 137 applicants who were not admitted, The Morning Call reported. Within a few hours, Lehigh realized the mistake and apologized to the students. More...

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