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May 07, 2020
Second nationally in deaths caused by the coronavirus. A frozen state budget. Efforts to recruit students to stay. How will higher education in New Jersey survive the coronavirus pandemic?

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May 7, 2020
Second nationally in deaths caused by the coronavirus. A frozen state budget. Efforts to recruit students to stay. How will higher education in New Jersey survive the coronavirus pandemic?
February 27, 2020
New Jersey is trying to expand its tuition-free program from community colleges to four-year institutions. In this major exporter of students, the move could have ripple effects for colleges in nearby states.
July 1, 2019
Several states have begun to fund efforts to help students with their basic needs amid growing concern about homelessness and hunger on campus.
November 2, 2017
An international buyer intends to employ faculty and staff in the future, but Rider issued the layoff notices in case the deal falls through.
May 9, 2017
New law bans use of state funds for such talks, but state funds weren’t used for the visit by the star of once popular reality show.
October 11, 2016
New exclusive partnership between a New Jersey community college and a public university has upset officials at nearby institutions, who say the agreement may limit student choice.
January 8, 2016
Michael Klein challenges Dean Dad's assertion that the state's higher ed system is failing its residents.
August 28, 2015
Newark's Essex County College tried adaptive learning software to improve remedial math success rates. It hasn't worked, as students and faculty have struggled with the "self-regulated" approach to learning.
July 22, 2015
A new program at a public university in New Jersey will have a cap on the number of state residents as institution looks overseas for students.
July 7, 2015
A New Jersey lawmaker is proposing a lottery that would clear student loan debt of the winners. But critics say the lottery isn't a viable solution for those hoping to pay off their debt in a reasonable amount of time.

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