Michigan’s colleges and universities, already down millions in deferred state payments, are facing an incredibly uncertain fiscal climate. As legislators in Lansing bicker over a $1.75 billion statewide deficit, the threat of a government shutdown starting on Monday looms.
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September 28, 2007
September 27, 2007
Utah's state-funded "OpenCourseWare Alliance" features free, online course materials from seven colleges.
September 26, 2007
On anniversary of Spellings Commission report, efforts to provide more information to prospective students proliferate.
September 25, 2007
After years of planning, a new generation of ideological colleges takes shape, in purposeful counterpoint to traditional institutions they see as having lost the way.
September 24, 2007
An increasing number of online-only publications are changing what it means to be a college journalist.
September 21, 2007
University will build complete academic program in watershed management in Ethiopia.
September 18, 2007
Maryland college's payment of per-student fee to contractor in Taiwan raises questions about when practices unacceptable in the U.S. are permissible (or not) abroad.
September 17, 2007
Church investigation of Georgetown U. theology professor's book raises concerns about academic freedom.
September 14, 2007
New Jersey governor signs a law mandating that the state's four-year public institutions fully accept credits from completed associate degrees.
September 11, 2007
Officials of historically black universities challenge research suggesting that their graduates have lost earnings power compared to alumni of white institutions.