13 mars 2017

Deep Cuts at Aquinas in Tennessee

HomeBy Rick Seltzer. About 60 of 76 faculty and staff members will be out of their jobs. Read more...

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DeVos: Black Colleges Are 'Pioneers' of 'School Choice'

HomeBy Scott Jaschik. Education secretary's remarks astound many advocates for colleges that were created because black students were denied choices. Read more...

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DeVos vs. the Faculty

HomeBy Scott Jaschik. Professors tell students "what to say, and more ominously, what to think," new education secretary says in her first sustained criticism of higher education. Read more...

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Trump Vows to Support Historically Black Colleges

HomeBy Scott Jaschik. In his Saturday address, President Trump focused on black history and issues facing black people. Read more...

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NYU Will Promote Speedier Graduation

HomeBy Scott Jaschik. New York University, long criticized for its expensive price tag, has launched a new effort called Accelerate to encourage more students to save money by shaving one semester off of their college costs. Read more...

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Trump May Try to Kill AmeriCorps

HomeBy Scott Jaschik. Administration's draft list of programs to eliminate includes the national service program, which has provided $2.4 billion in student aid, as well as humanities and arts endowments. Read more...

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Detained and Nearly Deported

HomeBy Elizabeth Redden. A French Holocaust historian traveling to speak at a symposium at Texas A&M University was detained by immigration officials in Houston and nearly deported, according to The Eagle, a newspaper covering the College Station, Tex., area. The Washington Post and The Guardian also reported on the case. Read more...

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These Top Schools Are Offering Big Savings On Master’s Degrees, But There’s A Catch

http://people.uis.edu/rschr1/wp-content/themes/default/images/kubrickheader.jpgTechno-News Blog. There’s an experiment underway at a few top universities around the world to make some master’s degrees out there more affordable. More...

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09 mars 2017

Donald Trump, un président fidèle au candidat

Par Institut Montaigne. Pour l'instant, le président Trump fait ce qu'il a dit qu'il ferait. Il s'ensuit une politique étrangère populiste qui déroute les meilleurs experts. Mais il ne doit pas son élection aux élites. Seule la réalité géopolitique s'imposera à lui. Voir l'article...

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08 mars 2017

Trump signs order supporting historically black colleges

President Donald Trump signed an executive order last Tuesday aimed at boosting his administration’s support for black colleges, as he seeks a closer relationship with the colleges than President Barack Obama had, writes Dave Boyer for The Washington Times. Read more...

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