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Op-Ed News
New York Regents Will Vote on Teacher-Principal Evaluation Plan on September 16-17: Call Your Regent!The Board of Regents will vote at their Sept. 16-17 meeting on making the new t
New York Regents Will Vote on Teacher-Principal Evaluation Plan on September 16-17: Call Your Regent!
Op-Ed News / Posted 2 hours ago
The Board of Regents will vote at their Sept. 16-17 meeting on making the new teacher-principal evaluation rules permanent. Email or call your Regent and urge him or her to vote NO! The current rules maintain a heavy emphasis on testing. Teachers,... Read more
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KWWL Iowa
Cost of new UI Children's Hospital rising higher than expectedConstruction is underway for the new University of Iowa Children's Hospital in
Cost of new UI Children's Hospital rising higher than expected
KWWL Iowa / Posted 3 hours ago
Construction is underway for the new University of Iowa Children's Hospital in Iowa City, but the cost to build it is rising higher than originally thought. The university is asking the Board of Regents to increase the projected budget by $69... Read more
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KWWL Iowa
Former IBM exec talks about U. of Iowa President candidacyWednesday the Iowa Board of Regents will meet with leaders at the University of
Former IBM exec talks about U. of Iowa President candidacy
KWWL Iowa / Posted 3 hours ago
Wednesday the Iowa Board of Regents will meet with leaders at the University of Iowa to discuss the search for a new president. Monday the fourth and final candidate visited campus. Bruce Harreld isn't like the others -- he comes from a business... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Maryland State House rotunda open today for Marvin Mandel visitationMarylanders may bid farewell to one of the state's most influential modern poli
Maryland State House rotunda open today for Marvin Mandel visitation
Baltimore Sun / Posted 4 hours ago
Marylanders may bid farewell to one of the state's most influential modern political figures Wednesday when former Gov. Marvin Mandel lies in state at the Maryland State House. Mandel, who served as governor from 1969 to 1979, died in St. Mary's... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
KU institute director testified against renewable energy standards after Koch-funded research on standardsA University of Kansas lecturer testified at a Senate hearing in 2014 against K
KU institute director testified against renewable energy standards after Koch-funded research on standards
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 12 hours ago
A University of Kansas lecturer testified at a Senate hearing in 2014 against Kansas’ renewable energy standards after a KU institute he leads received thousands of dollars from a Koch Industries-funded foundation to conduct research on the... Read more
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The Jewish Press
The Red Herring of the Definition DebateIsraeli Apartheid Week at the University of California, Los Angeles campus.Phot
The Red Herring of the Definition Debate
The Jewish Press / Posted 13 hours ago
Israeli Apartheid Week at the University of California, Los Angeles campus.Photo Credit: AMCHA Initiative {Guest columnist, David Gemunder} As we all know, anti-Semitism is on the rise globally. Here in the U.S., it is our campuses and students... Read more
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Rappler
Critic files new plunder complaint vs VP Binay, Junjun BinayNEW COMPLAINT. Lawyer Renato Bondal files a new plunder complaint against Vice
Critic files new plunder complaint vs VP Binay, Junjun Binay
Rappler / Posted 14 hours ago
NEW COMPLAINT. Lawyer Renato Bondal files a new plunder complaint against Vice President Jejomar Binay (left) and his son, Makati Mayor Junjun Binay (right). File photos by Rappler MANILA, Philippines – Vice President Jejomar Binay and his son,... Read more
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KQ2 St. Joseph
NWMSU Launches New Health and Wellness SchoolMore health degree options are now available for Northwest Missouri State Unive
NWMSU Launches New Health and Wellness School
KQ2 St. Joseph / Posted 17 hours ago
More health degree options are now available for Northwest Missouri State University students. The university launched its School of Health Science and Wellness during a ceremony Tuesday afternoon. The program was set up following a study which... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Clarifying ‘very rare’ in admissionsTwo of the most important words in a new policy on University of Texas admissio
Clarifying ‘very rare’ in admissions
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 18 hours ago
Two of the most important words in a new policy on University of Texas admissions are these: “very rare.” The new policy, approved by the UT System Board of Regents recently, left open the ability of a university president, in “very rare”... Read more
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WXOW 19 La Crosse
UW System holds healthcare listening session at UWLUW System president Ray Cross and several members of the UW Board of Regents li
UW System holds healthcare listening session at UWL
WXOW 19 La Crosse / Posted 19 hours ago
UW System president Ray Cross and several members of the UW Board of Regents listened to the concerns and feedback from local healthcare professionals during a listening session on Tuesday. More than 50 healthcare providers from around the Coulee... Read more
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KWWL Iowa
Budget for new U. Iowa children's hospital balloons to $360MIOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) - The estimated cost of the new University of Iowa childre
Budget for new U. Iowa children's hospital balloons to $360M
KWWL Iowa / Posted 22 hours ago
IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) - The estimated cost of the new University of Iowa children's hospital has ballooned to $360 million as a result of design changes and construction delays. University officials are asking the Iowa Board of Regents to increase... Read more
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KCCI 8 Des Moines
Budget for new children's hospital balloons to $360MThe estimated cost of the new University of Iowa children's hospital has balloo
Budget for new children's hospital balloons to $360M
KCCI 8 Des Moines / Posted 23 hours ago
The estimated cost of the new University of Iowa children's hospital has ballooned to $360 million as a result of design changes and construction delays. University officials are asking the Iowa Board of Regents to increase the project budget by $69... Read more
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KTTC Rochester
Budget for new U. Iowa children's hospital balloons to $360MIOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) - The estimated cost of the new University of Iowa childre
Budget for new U. Iowa children's hospital balloons to $360M
KTTC Rochester / Posted 23 hours ago
IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) - The estimated cost of the new University of Iowa children's hospital has ballooned to $360 million as a result of design changes and construction delays. University officials are asking the Iowa Board of Regents to increase... Read more
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KWWL Iowa
Steinmetz talks leadership principles at U. of Iowa forumOhio State's Joseph Steinmetz visited the University of Iowa campus Monday and
Steinmetz talks leadership principles at U. of Iowa forum
KWWL Iowa / Posted yesterday
Ohio State's Joseph Steinmetz visited the University of Iowa campus Monday and talked about the leadership principles he would follow, should he be chosen as the next University of Iowa President. He promised to run a transparent administration. He... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
State Tech moves closer to choosing presidential search firmBy the time the board of regents meets again in late January, their search for
State Tech moves closer to choosing presidential search firm
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted yesterday
By the time the board of regents meets again in late January, their search for a new State Technical College of Missouri president could be underway. During a closed session last Friday, the regents voted “to authorize the president of the board... Read more
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ABS-CBNNEWS.com
New plunder case filed vs BinayMANILA – A new complaint has been filed against Vice President Jejomar Binay an
New plunder case filed vs Binay
ABS-CBNNEWS.com / Posted yesterday
MANILA – A new complaint has been filed against Vice President Jejomar Binay and several others, this time in connection with the allegedly anomalous deal between the University of Makati and System Technologies Inc. (STI). Lawyer Renato Bondal... Read more
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KOLO 8 Reno
Investigator: Nevada Chancellor Didn't Break Ethical RulesCARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) - A consultant hired to investigate the head of Nevada's
Investigator: Nevada Chancellor Didn't Break Ethical Rules
KOLO 8 Reno / Posted yesterday
CARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) - A consultant hired to investigate the head of Nevada's higher education system says the chancellor didn't violate any ethical standards in handling a report about the state's community college system. Labor attorney Stephen... Read more
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News 3 Las Vegas
Investigator: Nevada chancellor didn't break ethical rulesCARSON CITY (AP) — A consultant hired to investigate the head of Nevada's highe
Investigator: Nevada chancellor didn't break ethical rules
News 3 Las Vegas / Posted yesterday
CARSON CITY (AP) — A consultant hired to investigate the head of Nevada's higher education system says the chancellor didn't violate any ethical standards in handling a report about the state's community college system. Labor attorney Stephen... Read more
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News 4 Reno
Investigator: Nevada chancellor didn't break ethical rulesCARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) — A consultant hired to investigate the head of Nevada's
Investigator: Nevada chancellor didn't break ethical rules
News 4 Reno / Posted yesterday
CARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) — A consultant hired to investigate the head of Nevada's higher education system says the chancellor didn't violate any ethical standards in handling a report about the state's community college system. Labor attorney Stephen... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Investigator: Nevada chancellor didn't break ethical rulesCARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) - A consultant hired to investigate the head of Nevada's
Investigator: Nevada chancellor didn't break ethical rules
KTVN Reno / Posted yesterday
CARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) - A consultant hired to investigate the head of Nevada's higher education system says the chancellor didn't violate any ethical standards in handling a report about the state's community college system. Labor attorney Stephen... Read more
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CBS Sports
Construction on Georgia's new indoor facility to begin after 2015 seasonConstruction will begin on Georgia's new indoor facility after the 2015 season.
Construction on Georgia's new indoor facility to begin after 2015 season
CBS Sports / Posted yesterday
Construction will begin on Georgia's new indoor facility after the 2015 season. (UGA Athletics) Plans for Georgia's state-of-the-art indoor athletics facility have been approved by the UGA Athletics Association Board, and on Monday the school... Read more
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News 12 Augusta
Georgia getting new indoor practice facilityMonday, August 31, 2015 ATHENS, Ga. -- The continued improvements to the Georg
Georgia getting new indoor practice facility
News 12 Augusta / Posted yesterday
Monday, August 31, 2015 ATHENS, Ga. -- The continued improvements to the Georgia Athletic facilities will soon be highlighted by the addition of the much-anticipated, state-of-the-art Indoor Athletic Facility. The University of Georgia Athletic... Read more
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WHO-TV 13 Des Moines
Board of Regents Subcommittee to Improve Campus SafetyStudents on campus at Iowa State University on Monday (Roger Riley WHO-HD) AME
Board of Regents Subcommittee to Improve Campus Safety
WHO-TV 13 Des Moines / Posted yesterday
Students on campus at Iowa State University on Monday (Roger Riley WHO-HD) AMES, Iowa — The Iowa Board of Regents has launched a subcommittee to work on the issue of safety on campus. The group met to talk about how they can meet federal... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
The Mandel legacyMarvin Mandel passed away on Sunday at the age of 95, but his legacy lives on,
The Mandel legacy
Baltimore Sun / Posted yesterday
Marvin Mandel passed away on Sunday at the age of 95, but his legacy lives on, not only in his successes as governor but for his willingness to manipulate the legislative process to benefit his circles of friends who were, in turn, quite generous to... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Washburn Institute of Technology locomotive program more than doubles its enrollmentThe diesel locomotive program at Washburn Institute of Technology has more than
Washburn Institute of Technology locomotive program more than doubles its enrollment
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted yesterday
The diesel locomotive program at Washburn Institute of Technology has more than doubled its enrollment compared to its first semester, but still has some room to grow, school officials said. Washburn Tech held a grand opening ceremony for the... Read more
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KTTC Rochester
Work in beginning stages of college's president's officeIOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) - Renovation and maintenance work are in the beginning sta
Work in beginning stages of college's president's office
KTTC Rochester / Posted 2 days ago
IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) - Renovation and maintenance work are in the beginning stages of the University of Iowa's president's office and home while the school looks to find its next president. The Iowa City Press-Citizen (http://icp-c.com/1hOwD1a )... Read more
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The Rebel Yell
Titus offers bill to help student veterans find affordable child care By Bianca Cseke Nevada Congresswoman Dina Titus discussed a new bill designe
Titus offers bill to help student veterans find affordable child care
The Rebel Yell / Posted 2 days ago
By Bianca Cseke Nevada Congresswoman Dina Titus discussed a new bill designed to help student veterans find affordable child care services during a press conference Thursday at... Read more
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KWWL Iowa
Work in beginning stages of college's president's officeIOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) - Renovation and maintenance work are in the beginning sta
Work in beginning stages of college's president's office
KWWL Iowa / Posted 2 days ago
IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) - Renovation and maintenance work are in the beginning stages of the University of Iowa's president's office and home while the school looks to find its next president. The Iowa City Press-Citizen (http://icp-c.com/1hOwD1a )... Read more
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KCCI 8 Des Moines
Ex-IBM executive is last finalist for U. Iowa presidencyA corporate executive who says he helped turn around the IBM Corporation is the
Ex-IBM executive is last finalist for U. Iowa presidency
KCCI 8 Des Moines / Posted 2 days ago
A corporate executive who says he helped turn around the IBM Corporation is the fourth finalist to be the next University of Iowa president. J. Bruce Harreld will visit Iowa City on Tuesday, the last among those seeking to replace Sally Mason. Ohio... Read more
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KTTC Rochester
IBM executive is last finalist for U. Iowa presidencyIOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) - A corporate executive who says he helped turn around the
IBM executive is last finalist for U. Iowa presidency
KTTC Rochester / Posted 2 days ago
IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) - A corporate executive who says he helped turn around the IBM Corporation is the fourth finalist to be the next University of Iowa president. J. Bruce Harreld will visit Iowa City on Tuesday, the last among those seeking to... Read more
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KWWL Iowa
IBM executive is last finalist for U. Iowa presidencyIOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) - A corporate executive who says he helped turn around the
IBM executive is last finalist for U. Iowa presidency
KWWL Iowa / Posted 2 days ago
IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) - A corporate executive who says he helped turn around the IBM Corporation is the fourth finalist to be the next University of Iowa president. J. Bruce Harreld will visit Iowa City on Tuesday, the last among those seeking to... Read more
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KWWL Iowa
Final University of Iowa President candidate announcedWe now the name of the final candidate looking to become the next University of
Final University of Iowa President candidate announced
KWWL Iowa / Posted 2 days ago
We now the name of the final candidate looking to become the next University of Iowa President. Bruce Harreld currently works for Executive Strategy, LLC. According to his resume, he advises "several public, private, and military organizations on... Read more
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KWWL Iowa
Second U. of Iowa President candidate wants to make university nation's bestMonday the third finalist looking to become the next president of the Universit
Second U. of Iowa President candidate wants to make university nation's best
KWWL Iowa / Posted 2 days ago
Monday the third finalist looking to become the next president of the University of Iowa will be on campus. Tulane University's Michael Bernstein visited campus Friday. He talked about the challenges of keeping the university in good financial shape... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Officials say FAMU is on right track despite woesTALLAHASSEE | As Florida A&M University grapples with an ongoing dispute betwee
Officials say FAMU is on right track despite woes
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 2 days ago
TALLAHASSEE | As Florida A&M University grapples with an ongoing dispute between its president and board chairman, two state higher-education officials said the university is heading in the right direction despite its leadership woes. University... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Louisiana looks at central pool for state-owned vehiclesBATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - The Jindal administration plans to test vehicle-sharing
Louisiana looks at central pool for state-owned vehicles
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 2 days ago
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - The Jindal administration plans to test vehicle-sharing among state agencies to reduce the number from the current 10,500. The large number of cars owned by state government has been criticized for at least half a... Read more
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The Daily Californian
Millet advocates hold event at UC Gill TractOn Sunday afternoon, a team of researchers advocating the increased presence of
Millet advocates hold event at UC Gill Tract
The Daily Californian / Posted 2 days ago
On Sunday afternoon, a team of researchers advocating the increased presence of the millet grain in California farms, markets and homes hosted an event at the UC Gill Tract Community Farm in Albany, California. Organized by UC Berkeley’s Millet... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Ohio State provost a finalist for presidency at Iowa Ohio State University’s top academic official is one of four finalists to bec
Ohio State provost a finalist for presidency at Iowa
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 2 days ago
Ohio State University’s top academic official is one of four finalists to become president of the University of Iowa. Provost Joseph Steinmetz will visit the Iowa campus today to meet faculty... Read more
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KWWL Iowa
Ohio State administrator a finalist for president at IowaAn Ohio State University administrator is one of the four finalists to become p
Ohio State administrator a finalist for president at Iowa
KWWL Iowa / Posted 2 days ago
An Ohio State University administrator is one of the four finalists to become president of the University of Iowa. The Iowa Board of Regents said Sunday that Joseph Steinmetz will visit the campus in Iowa City on Monday to meet faculty and students.... Read more
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Washington Post
Marvin Mandel dies; ex-Md. governor’s scandals overshadowed state’s progressFormer Maryland governor Marvin Mandel looks at supporters after being confirme
Marvin Mandel dies; ex-Md. governor’s scandals overshadowed state’s progress
Washington Post / Posted 2 days ago
Former Maryland governor Marvin Mandel looks at supporters after being confirmed to the Board of Regents of the University of Maryland in March 2003. (Gail Burton/Associated Press) Marvin Mandel, the former governor who dominated Maryland’s... Read more
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The Memphis Daily News
Sen. Alexander: Cut Red Tape for College EntryMCMINVILLE, Tenn. (AP) – U.S. Sen. Lamar Alexander met with administrators from
Sen. Alexander: Cut Red Tape for College Entry
The Memphis Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
MCMINVILLE, Tenn. (AP) – U.S. Sen. Lamar Alexander met with administrators from colleges around the state Thursday, Aug. 27, at a roundtable discussion at Motlow State Community College to discuss ways to simplify financial aid. Alexander,... Read more
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KCCI 8 Des Moines
Ohio State administrator a finalist for president at IowaA nationally known behavioral neuroscientist with experience as professor, dean
Ohio State administrator a finalist for president at Iowa
KCCI 8 Des Moines / Posted 2 days ago
A nationally known behavioral neuroscientist with experience as professor, dean, and provost at major research institutions — most recently Ohio State University — is the third finalist for the job of 21st University of Iowa president. The state... Read more
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WOWK-TV West Virginia
Ohio State administrator a finalist for president at IowaIOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) - An Ohio State University administrator is one of the fou
Ohio State administrator a finalist for president at Iowa
WOWK-TV West Virginia / Posted 3 days ago
IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) - An Ohio State University administrator is one of the four finalists to become president of the University of Iowa. The Iowa Board of Regents said Sunday that Joseph Steinmetz will visit the campus in Iowa City on Monday to... Read more
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WTOL 11 Toledo
Ohio State administrator a finalist for president at IowaIOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) - An Ohio State University administrator is one of the fou
Ohio State administrator a finalist for president at Iowa
WTOL 11 Toledo / Posted 3 days ago
IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) - An Ohio State University administrator is one of the four finalists to become president of the University of Iowa. The Iowa Board of Regents said Sunday that Joseph Steinmetz will visit the campus in Iowa City on Monday to... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Ohio State administrator a finalist for president at IowaIOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) - An Ohio State University administrator is one of the fou
Ohio State administrator a finalist for president at Iowa
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 3 days ago
IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) - An Ohio State University administrator is one of the four finalists to become president of the University of Iowa. The Iowa Board of Regents said Sunday that Joseph Steinmetz will visit the campus in Iowa City on Monday to... Read more
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KTTC Rochester
Ohio State administrator a finalist for president at IowaIOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) - An Ohio State University administrator is one of the fou
Ohio State administrator a finalist for president at Iowa
KTTC Rochester / Posted 3 days ago
IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) - An Ohio State University administrator is one of the four finalists to become president of the University of Iowa. The Iowa Board of Regents said Sunday that Joseph Steinmetz will visit the campus in Iowa City on Monday to... Read more
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KWWL Iowa
Ohio State administrator a finalist for president at IowaIOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) - An Ohio State University administrator is one of the fou
Ohio State administrator a finalist for president at Iowa
KWWL Iowa / Posted 3 days ago
IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) - An Ohio State University administrator is one of the four finalists to become president of the University of Iowa. The Iowa Board of Regents said Sunday that Joseph Steinmetz will visit the campus in Iowa City on Monday to... Read more
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KWWL Iowa
Iowa Board of Regents Announces Third Finalist for UI PresidencyToday the Board of Regents, State of Iowa announced the third finalist to becom
Iowa Board of Regents Announces Third Finalist for UI Presidency
KWWL Iowa / Posted 3 days ago
Today the Board of Regents, State of Iowa announced the third finalist to become the next president of the University of Iowa. Joseph Steinmetz, Ph.D., Executive Vice President and Provost at The Ohio State University, will visit campus on Monday,... Read more
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The News-Times
Jacqueline Smith: You know when John B. Clark is aroundPresident Clark — somehow it seems more natural to call him John — greets peopl
Jacqueline Smith: You know when John B. Clark is around
The News-Times / Posted 3 days ago
President Clark — somehow it seems more natural to call him John — greets people with a smile and vigorous handshake like he can hardly wait to get to know you and hear what you have to say. Since he started at the university July 1, he’s been out... Read more
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The Advocate
TOPS to cost $19 million more than budgeted; deficit could mean cuts to higher ed fundingTOPS, Louisiana’s popular college scholarship program, is expected to cost abou
TOPS to cost $19 million more than budgeted; deficit could mean cuts to higher ed funding
The Advocate / Posted 3 days ago
TOPS, Louisiana’s popular college scholarship program, is expected to cost about $19 million more this year than the state Legislature dedicated to spending on it. Leaders say they are working to resolve the issue — they promise students won’t be... Read more
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The Advocate
State looks at centralized car pool for state-owned vehiclesThe Jindal administration, which already is installing GPS monitors, is prepari
State looks at centralized car pool for state-owned vehicles
The Advocate / Posted 3 days ago
The Jindal administration, which already is installing GPS monitors, is preparing another plan to address the state-owned vehicle fleet. Soon after taking office more than seven years ago, Gov. Bobby Jindal sold some of the state’s vehicles. And as... Read more
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