NEW YORK (AP) — Nearly a million children could lose their automatic eligibility for free school lunches under a Trump administration proposal that would reduce the number of people who get food stamps.
CHICAGO (AP) — Chicago teachers went on strike Thursday, marching on picket lines after failing to reach a contract deal with the nation’s third-largest school district in a dispute that canceled classes for more than 300,000 students.
Private colleges and four-year universities are competing for community college students, as they represent a part of the student population that is hard-working, motivated, and oftentimes, an alternative to first-year competition.
Dr. Susana Rivera-Mills, Provost and Executive Vice President for Academic Affairs at Ball State University, discusses the university’s emphasis on the educational experience of its students and how the academic institution meets the needs of faculty and staff. This interview was produced in collaboration with WIPB – Indiana Public Broadcasting at Ball State University.
BOSTON (AP) — Harvard University does not discriminate against Asian Americans in its admissions process, a federal judge ruled Tuesday in a lawsuit that reignited a national debate over affirmative action.
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Defying the NCAA, California’s governor signed a first-in-the-nation law Monday that will let college athletes hire agents and make money from endorsements — a move that could upend amateur sports in the U.S. and trigger a legal challenge.
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — A plan to only grant Little Rock partial control of its schools is drawing complaints that the district may further segregate 62 years after nine black students were escorted into an all-white high school, and a push to end the local teachers union’s bargaining power is stirring fears of even more instability.
BURLINGTON, Vt. (AP) — After a decade of booming enrollment by students from China, American universities are starting to see steep declines as political tensions between the two countries cut into a major source of tuition revenue.