Submitted by Ann McClure on Thu, 12/13/2012 - 6:33pm
Millions in federal dollars that support Alabama research universities could be in jeopardy if Washington can't reach a deal to stave off automatic spending cuts prescribed by the so-called fiscal cliff.
Submitted by Ann McClure on Wed, 12/12/2012 - 7:26pm
University of Massachusetts President Robert Caret is warning that the university system could lose nearly $32 million in federal research dollars next year if the country heads over the so-called "fiscal cliff."
Submitted by Ann McClure on Sun, 12/09/2012 - 6:01pm
A new version of the income-based federal student loan repayment program that's more favorable to many borrowers will go into effect starting Dec. 21, according to regulations scheduled for publication Friday.
Submitted by Ann McClure on Tue, 12/04/2012 - 1:09am
Facing a $5 million operating deficit, Xavier University is instituting salary and hiring freezes, non-faculty layoffs and a 10 percent cut in the university's contributions to employees' health-insurance premiums.