House Dives In to the Higher Ed Act

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Debate is intense over for-profit colleges, but decisions on many issues are forestalled.

Budget Bill Advances in Senate

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Appropriations panel backs plan to raise NIH spending by $1 billion but keep maximum Pell Grant at $4,050.

Sharing the Pain

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House panel votes to impose cuts on lenders but makes advocates for students unhappy, too.

Parking Garages and Other Pork

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Transportation bill passed by Congress last month contains nearly $500 million in earmarks for colleges.

U.S. Funds for Science Rose 9% in 2003

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NIH doubling effort drove increase; Hopkins leads top 20 again, NSF finds.

Next Step for the Higher Ed Act

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With legislative picture muddied by Katrina, Senate panel makes fast work of its version of key bill.

Gulf Coast Aid -- From Student Loans?

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Higher education groups pan Senate proposal to use savings from Higher Ed Act to pay for Katrina recovery.

Going After the Little Guys

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The Pentagon has cited three independent law schools for barring military recruiters -- but what about Harvard?

Few Funds for Higher Education

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Initial federal proposals for post-Katrina relief provide comparatively little for colleges and students.

Familiar Sounding Budget Cuts

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Republican plan to offset Katrina spending suggests ending federal backing of grad student loans, NEH and AmeriCorps.


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