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2014 November 10 - 09:43 am

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CLAYTON, Mo. (AP) — A former student at St. Louis Community College’s Meramec campus pleaded guilty to assaulting a female student in a bathroom, a crime that led to criticism of how the response was handled and the ouster of some top officials..
2014 October 30 - 02:52 am

A summary listing of higher-ed-related news from around the nation

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This fall is the second year of enrollment declines for the Hilo campus. Hilo saw a 2.9 percent drop, while the flagship Manoa campus had a 2.5 percent decrease. The system’s new West Oahu campus saw enrollment increase by 12.7 percent..
2014 October 13 - 08:31 pm

A summary listing of higher-ed-related news from around the nation

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JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — Officials of Hinds County Community College say they will dispose of a grenade launcher acquired under a Defense Department program to designed to disperse surplus military equipment..
2014 October 1 - 09:15 pm

A summary listing of higher-ed-related news from around the nation

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Ivy Tech students are generally older than other college students and many divide their time and money between school, families and work. More than half qualify for federal financial aid for low-income students..
2014 September 16 - 05:07 am

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Gavan had served on the 11-member board since 2008 and as its chair since November 2012. His resignation came after an independent investigation determined he and two other board members had a conflict of interest with the engineering firm hired for renovation work on campus.
2014 September 7 - 08:33 pm

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College attorney Jeff Silvyn says giving money to victims who didn’t file timely claims is equivalent to an illegal gift of public funds. School officials previously acknowledged that harassment did occur and told accreditors it would help the victims.
2014 August 20 - 08:44 pm

A summary listing of higher-ed-related news from around the nation

In April 2013, MacInnis entered the satellite campus of New River Community College in the New River Valley Mall and shot the women. He was subdued by an offduty security guard and Christiansburg police..
2014 July 15 - 11:24 am
The private, federally sanctioned agency that certifies colleges in the west for quality announced that it has adopted a new policy that would allow City College of San Francisco to get another two years to show it is.
2014 June 23 - 03:51 am
Thomas Nelson Community College student Christian Parks sued the college system in March. The lawsuit said Parks’ freespeech rights were violated when campus police ordered him to stop preaching in a courtyard at the Hampton school..
2014 June 8 - 04:24 pm
Rita Pearson is the director of transfer relations at the school. She said almost 40 percent of EIU’s students are transfers. She noted many of them have families and full-time jobs and will benefit from anything that can make it easier for them to be students.
2014 May 23 - 04:09 pm
The Ivy Tech honors program doesn’t guarantee students admission to one of those schools, but the program is designed to help students reach the goals needed for transfer admission. Ivy Tech began offering American Honors in early 2013 at its Indianapolis campus, and gradually is expanding it to other campuses.
2014 May 13 - 02:06 pm
ALEXANDRIA, Va. (AP) —- Attorney General Mark Herring is telling Virginia colleges that they can grant in-state tuition to thousands of students who were previously considered ineligible because of their immigration status.
2014 April 28 - 01:05 pm
PHOENIX (AP) — A judge has ruled two students can help the Maricopa County Community College District defend itself against a lawsuit that seeks to block the district’s policy of providing in-state tuition to young immigrants granted deferred deportation by the Obama administration.
2014 March 31 - 12:00 am
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