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Colleges and Universities

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  • American dean fired from Russian university after TV show

    A Russian university has fired an American businessman after his presence on the faculty was questioned during a pro-Kremlin weekly television news program. The firing was seen as fallout from the tensions between the United States and Russia, which have...
  • Hartt At The Cape; Reading At Playwrights Conference

    Hartt At The Cape; Reading At Playwrights Conference
    Two of the creators of the Tony Award-winning musical "Spring Awakening" are trying out a different kind of show with music as part of the National Playwrights Conference at the Eugene O'Neill Theater Center in Waterford in July. "No One's Sonata" by...
  • Community news for the Manchester edition

    Manchester Education Association scholarship recipients MANCHESTER - The Manchester Education Association (the local teachers union) awarded 10 scholarships, both merit and need-based to the following graduating seniors from Manchester High School:...
  • Glendale Community College board settles on map with five voting districts

    Glendale Community College board settles on map with five voting districts
    Beginning in April 2017, the trustees of the Glendale Community College board are expected to be elected from five separate districts within Glendale, according to a plan the board agreed to adopt earlier this month. College officials began looking to...
  • Green Cay gives two $2,500 environmental scholarships

    Amber Rutstein, 18, of Jupiter and Thomas Janetos, 17, of Plantation will head off to college this fall with $2,500 toward their college tuition, thanks to an environmental scholarship from Green Cay Nature Center. The scholarship program, founded in...
  • Colleges, tech firms joining forces to try to make campus life safer

    Colleges, tech firms joining forces to try to make campus life safer
    Colleges and universities are teaming up with technology entrepreneurs in an effort to keep students safe — on and off campus — by using their smartphones. Mobile apps geared toward campus safety are booming: with a few clicks, text messages...
  • A closer look at Jeb Bush's tax returns, personal finances

    Republican presidential candidate Jeb Bush has posted more than three decades of tax returns online, revealing he has earned nearly $28 million since leaving the Florida governor's mansion in 2007 and paid an effective federal income tax rate of roughly...
  • Former Cornell president begins leading Smithsonian in DC

    A heart doctor and Ivy League university president is taking charge of the Smithsonian Institution. David Skorton, the former president of Cornell University, begins his tenure Wednesday as the 13th secretary of the Smithsonian. Skorton says the...
  • A college balks at Hillary Clinton's fee, books Chelsea for $65,000 instead

    A college balks at Hillary Clinton's fee, books Chelsea for $65,000 instead
    When the University of Missouri at Kansas City was looking for a celebrity speaker to headline its gala luncheon marking the opening of a women's hall of fame, one of the names that came to mind was Hillary Rodham Clinton. But when the former...
  • Despite tuition increase, Broward College still a bargain

    Record employment rates and rising wages for many occupations and industries are now buoyed by a booming South Florida economy, leading to employee retention and increasing difficulty in finding qualified workers for new job openings. The New York Times...
  • Gov. Haley vetoes 87 SC budget items tallying $30 million

    South Carolina Gov. Nikki Haley thanked legislators Tuesday after issuing 87 budget vetoes that strike $30 million from the Legislature's budget package. It was the highest number of line-item vetoes Haley has issued in her five years as governor, but...