Submitted by Ann McClure on Mon, 10/03/2011 - 7:28pm
Bowing to pressure from the governor, the Utah State Board of Regents has rescinded pay hikes it awarded last month to college and university presidents in an effort to bring compensation in line with their out-of-state peers.
Submitted by Ann McClure on Sun, 10/02/2011 - 6:26pm
In an era of government reinvention, Michigan universities should be in for close scrutiny along with every other taxpayer-funded operation in the state. The state’s institutions of higher education operate independently of one another, provide duplicative programs and are becoming increasingly difficult for middle-class families to afford.
Submitted by Ann McClure on Wed, 09/28/2011 - 6:23pm
Louisiana State University agriculture students are upset about LSU Agricultural Center plans to shut down its swine farm. About 40 LSU students met Tuesday with faculty leaders and LSU College of Agriculture Dean Kenneth Koonce to express their frustrations about the decision that will affect the university's animal sciences program and more.
Submitted by Ann McClure on Wed, 09/28/2011 - 6:10pm
In an unusual move, Seton Hall University will reduce its tuition by more than $21,000 next year for incoming freshmen who have high SAT scores and graduate in the top 10 percent of their class, school officials said today.