Federal policy

'60 Minutes' vs. Sallie Mae

Smart Title: 

Sallie Mae received the full "60 Minutes" treatment Sunday night, in a segment that highlighted criticism that the student loan giant profits on the backs of students and taxpayers.

Fighting the FCC Over Profanity

Smart Title: 

TV station owned by Calif. 2-year college says fine for airing Martin Scorsese documentary could chill free speech.

Bright Day for U. of Denver's Libyan Students

Smart Title: 

Officials at the University of Denver watched and listened with great interest Monday as the State Department announced that it was restoring full diplomatic relations with Libya and removing the North African country from the list of state sponsors of terrorism.

An Order From Congress

Smart Title: 

Powerful senator threatens to intervene at American University if governance reforms aren't enacted.

Overlooked Again -- Community Colleges and Science

Smart Title: 

NSF panel members are stunned to find impact of community colleges in producing math and science graduates.

Mixed Bag for Higher Ed

Smart Title: 

House appropriations bill calls for $100 Pell Grant increase and level funding for programs White House proposed cutting.

No Surprises in House Spending Bill

Smart Title: 

Appropriations Committee adopts $100 increase in the maximum Pell Grant award; flat funding for biomedical research is intact.

Relief for Disabled Students

Smart Title: 

Congressional measure would provide partial exemption from 2005 crackdown on college students in subsidized housing.

Workable Internet Security Rules

Smart Title: 

After court ruling and lots of legal analysis, higher ed groups believe many colleges won't be covered by costly regulations.

Homeland Security Monitored Students

Smart Title: 

Documents reveal new governmental role in surveillance of campus activists.

Pages

Subscribe to RSS - Federal policy
Back to Top