Submitted by Ann McClure on Sun, 08/12/2012 - 8:31pm
When Gov. Mitch Daniels becomes Purdue University president next year, he will be free to exert pressure on former colleagues at the Statehouse for funding and other matters, Indiana’s top official on ethics issues said in an informal opinion released Friday.
Submitted by Ann McClure on Thu, 08/02/2012 - 7:46pm
Too few Texas college students graduate on time and not enough major in high-demand careers, prompting the state's higher education agency to once again propose a controversial merit-based funding system.
Submitted by Ann McClure on Mon, 07/30/2012 - 5:32pm
Universities in the Grand Rapids-area are no strangers in using lobbyists to influence the federal government, but the amount they spend on such efforts pales in comparison to the state’s major research universities.
Submitted by Ann McClure on Tue, 07/24/2012 - 7:44pm
U.S. Education Secretary Arne Duncan is urging colleges and universities to adopt an easy-to-understand financial aid form to help students make smarter decisions on where to study, how to pay and determine what they'll owe.