Submitted by Ann McClure on Thu, 06/07/2012 - 10:39pm
The president of the University of Texas isn’t surprised that the state’s public institutions of higher learning have been told to submit budget proposals to lawmakers that do not exceed what they have been appropriated in the current two-year budget.
Submitted by Ann McClure on Mon, 06/04/2012 - 10:47pm
Tuition and fees this fall at the University of Wisconsin-Madison would top $10,000 for in-state students, and UW-Milwaukee would be close behind, if a recommended 5.5% tuition increase is approved by the Board of Regents this week.
Submitted by Ann McClure on Thu, 05/24/2012 - 4:41pm
Ongoing financial woes, including three missed payrolls, prompted a small private East Texas junior college to furlough its workforce Wednesday while officials try to reorganize and save the 158-year-old school.
Submitted by Ann McClure on Mon, 05/21/2012 - 8:31pm
Georgia lawmakers have drastically cut per-student state funding for education not just in the past few years of economic decline, but for the past decade, according to a new analysis by the Georgia Budget and Policy Institute.