Submitted by Ann McClure on Tue, 03/06/2012 - 9:34pm
Nearly 80 academic programs at the University of Northern Iowa would either be eliminated or dramatically restructured under a proposal being discussed by administrators and faculty members, information obtained by The Des Moines Register shows.
Submitted by Ann McClure on Mon, 03/05/2012 - 6:43pm
In the farthest corner of West Texas — nestled between the Franklin Mountains and the United States-Mexico border, hundreds of miles from any other public university in the state — the University of Texas at El Paso and its fortress-like buildings occupy one of the state’s most exotic campus settings.
Submitted by Ann McClure on Sun, 03/04/2012 - 9:23pm
Faced with historic budget cuts, officials say they decided to cut 29 physical education classes viewed as non-essential, including triathlon training, in order to preserve core classes needed for graduation.
Submitted by Ann McClure on Sun, 03/04/2012 - 9:19pm
That "remarkably revised" calendar might include three terms of equal length, making it possible for a full-time student to earn the 120 credits needed for a bachelor's degree in less than three years, University of Minnesota President Eric Kaler said in his first State of the University address.
Submitted by Ann McClure on Wed, 02/29/2012 - 6:28pm
Presidents of 12 Central Kentucky colleges universities have formed the Bluegrass Higher Education Consortium to work to improve college readiness, work-force needs, lifelong learning and economic development opportunities in the region.