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The Houma Courier
Proposed state cuts 'very disheartening'

Some Nicholls State University students may not be able to graduate this yea

Proposed state cuts 'very disheartening'
The Houma Courier / Posted 5 days ago

Some Nicholls State University students may not be able to graduate this year if proposed mid-year cuts to higher education are enacted.

Higher education leaders have been asked by Gov. John Bel Edwards' administration to draw up scenarios... Read more

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The Daily Comet
Proposed state cuts 'very disheartening'

Some Nicholls State University students may not be able to graduate this yea

Proposed state cuts 'very disheartening'
The Daily Comet / Posted 5 days ago

Some Nicholls State University students may not be able to graduate this year if proposed mid-year cuts to higher education are enacted.

Higher education leaders have been asked by Gov. John Bel Edwards' administration to draw up scenarios... Read more

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The Houma Courier
Local colleges brace for major budget cutsMichaela Hebert, a senior from Larose, takes notes Friday in a biology class at
Local colleges brace for major budget cuts
The Houma Courier / Posted 8 days ago
Michaela Hebert, a senior from Larose, takes notes Friday in a biology class at Nicholls State University in Thibodaux.HoumaToday.comJanuary 30, 2016 11:45 PM

Some Nicholls State University students may not be able to graduate this year if... Read more

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The Daily Comet
Local colleges brace for major budget cutsMichaela Hebert, a senior from Larose, takes notes Friday in a biology class at
Local colleges brace for major budget cuts
The Daily Comet / Posted 8 days ago
Michaela Hebert, a senior from Larose, takes notes Friday in a biology class at Nicholls State University in Thibodaux.DailyComet.comJanuary 30, 2016 11:45 PM

Some Nicholls State University students may not be able to graduate this year if... Read more

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The Advocate
Louisiana should think smarter about collegesIn Louisiana, we have five boards overseeing our 29 universities and two-year c
Louisiana should think smarter about colleges
The Advocate / Posted 8 days ago
In Louisiana, we have five boards overseeing our 29 universities and two-year colleges. At the top of the pyramid is the Board of Regents, with four subsidiary boards. The Southern University system board oversees the historically black schools,... Read more
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The Advocate
New Orleans deputy mayor, UNO provost under consideration for UNO’s top jobNew Orleans Deputy Mayor Andy Kopplin is among five candidates under considerat
New Orleans deputy mayor, UNO provost under consideration for UNO’s top job
The Advocate / Posted 9 days ago
New Orleans Deputy Mayor Andy Kopplin is among five candidates under consideration to lead the struggling University of New Orleans. The group also includes several university provosts, including UNO’s. Kopplin has served as the city’s first deputy... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
UNO committee narrows presidential candidates to 5NEW ORLEANS (AP) - A search committee has selected five candidates for the pres
UNO committee narrows presidential candidates to 5
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 10 days ago
NEW ORLEANS (AP) - A search committee has selected five candidates for the presidency of the University of New Orleans. They include a top administrator for Mayor Mitch Landrieu and a current UNO vice president. Deputy Mayor Andrew Kopplin and UNO... Read more
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The Advocate
Special report: Student debt grows as tuition risesFranklin Fehrman has taken an unusual path to college, but he will wind up in t
Special report: Student debt grows as tuition rises
The Advocate / Posted 13 days ago
Franklin Fehrman has taken an unusual path to college, but he will wind up in the same place as about half of his fellow Louisiana collegians: in debt. Fehrman, 32, moved to New Orleans nine years ago and started working in restaurants. He... Read more
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The Advocate
New higher ed commissioner has diverse background, starts MondayJoe Rallo has been a Navy intelligence officer, an Air Force colonel, an advise
New higher ed commissioner has diverse background, starts Monday
The Advocate / Posted 21 days ago
Joe Rallo has been a Navy intelligence officer, an Air Force colonel, an adviser on European Union-United States relations, and a college professor and administrator. He has degrees in international relations and Russian history as well as a law... Read more
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The Advocate
Cajuns sue ACT over fraud scandalLAFAYETTE — On the day it received a ruling from the NCAA regarding alleged aca
Cajuns sue ACT over fraud scandal
The Advocate / Posted 26 days ago
LAFAYETTE — On the day it received a ruling from the NCAA regarding alleged academic fraud committed by former assistant coach David Saunders, the University of Louisiana at Lafayette filed a lawsuit seeking recompense from ACT Inc. The lawsuit... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
NCAA penalties for UL Lafayette’s alleged football violations increaseThe NCAA Committee on Infractions issued its report today stemming from last ye
NCAA penalties for UL Lafayette’s alleged football violations increase
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 26 days ago
The NCAA Committee on Infractions issued its report today stemming from last year’s allegations involving David Saunders, a former University of Louisiana at Lafayette assistant football coach. The Committee imposed on the Ragin' Cajuns football... Read more
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The Scientist
Embattled Chimps RelocateChimpanzee at the Leipzig ZooWIKIMEDIA, THOMAS LERSCHTwo research chimpanzees,
Embattled Chimps Relocate
The Scientist / Posted 29 days ago
Chimpanzee at the Leipzig ZooWIKIMEDIA, THOMAS LERSCHTwo research chimpanzees, Hercules and Leo, arrived at the research facility that owns them following a legal dispute over whether the primates were legal persons, ScienceInsider reported today... Read more

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