He may not be Thomas Jefferson, but that does not seem to matter to his supporters. Charlie Wilson, the notoriously fun-loving former Texas Congressman, may soon have an endowed professor’s chair named in his honor, to the dismay of some professors at the University of Texas at Austin.
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August 27, 2008
August 22, 2008
More two-year institutions, even after several years of increases, expect significant growth this year.
August 20, 2008
In response to overwhelming demand for graduates, more institutions create pharmacy colleges.
August 19, 2008
After experiments this summer, some colleges may go year-round with option, which saved money for commuting students, employees and colleges.
August 14, 2008
Many community colleges attempt to build support for bond referendums during tough economic times, attempting to fund building expansions for growing enrollments.
August 13, 2008
Lack of two-year institution in Washington frustrates educators, but they don't agree on how to get one up and running.
August 8, 2008
NCAA committees and boards decide on a number of controversial college sports issues.
August 7, 2008
NCAA is reconsidering a rule that bars Division I men's basketball recruiters from attending non-scholastic events in April, citing some coaches' concerns that it could raise costs of scouting prospects.
August 6, 2008
Proposed legislation would allow recipients to count up to 2 years of postsecondary education as "work," up from the current limit of 1 year.
August 5, 2008
Brenau U. plans to preserve its Women's College by adding a range of programs – perhaps including a medical school – that will admit men too.