04 août 2015

Green Shoots

http://www.insidehighered.com/sites/default/server_files/styles/large/public/confessions_of_a_community_college_dean_blog_header.jpgBy Matt Reed. The Oregon House and Senate have approved a bill co-sponsored by Rep. Mark Johnson, Republican from Hood River, and Sen. Mark Hass, Democrat from Beaverton, to waive most tuition at Oregon community colleges for many students. Read more...

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03 août 2015

Law School's 15% Refund to Grads Who Can't Find Jobs

HomeBrooklyn Law School is starting a new program in which it will offer a 15 percent refund on tuition to those who can't find a job nine months after graduation, The New York Times reported. Read more...

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31 juillet 2015

Here Are the Colleges Where Tuition Has Risen the Fastest

http://chronicle.com/img/photos/biz/Ticker%20revised%20round%2045.gifBy . The U.S. Department of Education is out with its annual list of colleges whose tuition and net price have risen the fastest in recent years. More...

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Free college is not enough: The unavoidable limits of the Kalamazoo Promise

By . Education is key to social mobility. But poverty, especially when compounded by race and class isolation, leads to profoundly unequal educational opportunities and outcomes. More...

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Jeremy Corbyn announces £10bn plan to scrap university tuition fees

http://static.guim.co.uk/static/c55907932af8ee96c21b7d89a9ebeedb4602fbbf/common/images/logos/the-guardian/news.gifBy. Labour leadership candidate says plan can be funded either by a rise in national insurance, a higher corporation tax, or by slowing the deficit reduction. More...

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Maintenance grants scrapped and tuition fees to increase – your reaction

http://static.guim.co.uk/static/c55907932af8ee96c21b7d89a9ebeedb4602fbbf/common/images/logos/the-guardian/news.gifBy. Academics and students respond to the chancellor’s 2015 budget announcement around changes to UK higher education. More...

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NUS backs national fees demonstration and censures president

By Chris Havergal. New national executive committee perceived as being more left-wing. More...

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UUK calls for tuition fees to rise

By Times Higher Education Staff. Board of main v-c body says inflation has eroded value of 2012 settlement. More...

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Johnson fails to rule out rises in fees or loan repayments

By John Morgan. Jo Johnson, the universities and science minister, has declined to rule out a rise in tuition fees or changes to student loan repayment terms. More...

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Ecoles publiques d’ingénieurs : des droits d’inscription à 2 570 € ?

Par Nejma Brahim. Généraliser le montant des droits d’inscription pour les élèves ingénieurs à 2 570 € annuels, prochainement mis en place par Centrale Supelec. C’est l’une des douze propositions exposées par la version provisoire de la revue des dépenses des écoles publiques d’ingénieurs réalisée par le Cgefi (Contrôle général économique et financier), révèle News Tank Education. Alors que la ministre de l’Education nationale, Najat Vallaud-Belkacem, et le secrétaire d’Etat à l’Enseignement supérieur et à la Recherche, Thierry Mandon annonçaient le gel des frais de scolarité pour les universités en 2015, cette nouvelle risque de faire du bruit. Suite...

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