Education Secretary hints at restart of student loan repayment

Student loan payments may be restarting sooner than you think. “At some point, people are going to have to start paying what they can to afford to pay,” Cardona said […]

Florida Governor Ron DeSantis pledges $125 million to nursing education, workforce development

The announcement comes as the state tries to make sure it has enough nurses to serve patients in the coming years. A recent study showed Florida needs about 60,000 additional nurses […]

Report alleges racism, interference of North Carolina Republican lawmakers in UNC System

A new report from the American Association of University Professors says that the University of North Carolina System is rife with political interference that is maligning its member schools. The […]

University presidential exodus is a sign of the great storm ahead in higher education

They also are expert readers of writing on the wall that in most cases is painted in invisible ink; fewer people can afford or want to go to college, politics are more intrusive in the university setting than they’ve ever been, and stakeholder groups are going to be increasingly demanding of the campus as a catalyst for social, economic and political change that it wasn’t designed to deliver. 

UMBC taps Duke Dean Valerie Sheares Ashby as next president

alerie Sheares Ashby, one of Duke University’s most prolific academic leaders and fundraisers, has been selected as the next president of the University of Maryland Baltimore County, leaders from the University System of Maryland yesterday announced.