Submitted by Ann McClure on Wed, 11/09/2011 - 7:32pm
Kansas' higher education is "an economic engine" for the state, Fort Hays State University president Ed Hammond said in a visit to Clay Center Tuesday. FHSU is an unique position in that it can offer a quality education for a low cost -- two crucial components in driving economic development.
Submitted by Ann McClure on Thu, 11/03/2011 - 5:29pm
Protesters from the Occupy Boston movement, local unions and area colleges marched through the downtown area on Wednesday to protest the nation's growing student debt, saying higher education is becoming too costly for all but the privileged.
Submitted by Ann McClure on Wed, 11/02/2011 - 8:59pm
United Tribes Technical College is getting just under $19 million in federal funding to lead a job training program in North Dakota and Montana. The money is part of $500 million going to community colleges around the country to support partnerships with employers and develop job training programs.
Submitted by Ann McClure on Mon, 10/31/2011 - 8:41pm
A gun rights group that plans a rally this week on Old Dominion University's campus will have some unwanted company when it gathers Tuesday on Kaufman Mall to push for less restrictive weapons policies.
Submitted by Ann McClure on Mon, 10/31/2011 - 8:40pm
Claiming that the renovations to Loyola University's Monroe Hall will threaten his family's privacy and violate a pact the school made with its neighbors about a half-century ago, John "Fenn" French has taken the case to Civil District Court. French, who lives across Calhoun Street from Monroe Hall, said he is concerned that the windows proposed for the building will offer a clear view onto his property.