| May 29, 2014
| 6:00 PM
Each spring, as college graduates collect their diplomas and their first student loan payment slips, the Chronicle of Higher Education publishes its list of public university presidents collecting the biggest paychecks. Median salaries were up 5% for...
| Jun 2, 2014
| 11:52 AM
Telling the story of the Chicago park that Dr. Dennis Cremin became fascinated by when he arrived in the city to attend Loyola University in 1990 has won him a book-of-the-year award.
A history professor at Lewis University in Romeoville, Cremin...
| May 6, 2014
| 10:30 AM
If you are expecting an outright inheritance, you may need to think again. If you are planning on receiving an inheritance, I have some bad news for you. A 2014 study by the Insured Retirement Institute had a shocking finding. In the past, about two-...
| May 6, 2014
| 12:44 PM
More than 300 people participated in Saturday morning's third annual Adam Thompson 5K Run/Walk at Harford Community College.
The race, conducted on a USA Track and Field certified course, raised $25,000 to benefit nursing scholarships and honored the...
| May 10, 2014
| 8:41 PM
Florida is determined to be on the front lines when it comes to recruiting more veterans to the state.
This year the Legislature passed the "Florida G.I. Bill," which "makes Florida the most military-friendly state in the nation and supports the brave...
| May 14, 2014
| 8:40 PM
Orange Coast College handed out more than 500 scholarships to students during its 56th annual Honors Night ceremony Wednesday evening.
The scholarships will contribute more than $400,000 toward students' educational costs, a new record for the college,...
| May 19, 2014
| 5:28 PM
Two reports released this weekend about how public universities are spending their money have sparked widespread outrage across the country.
One, from the Chronicle of Higher Education, outlined executive compensation at public universities, revealing...
| May 7, 2014
| 6:50 AM
Less than 24 hours before Coppin State introduced its new men's basketball coach, the players were searching for more information about who would lead them out of the Fang Mitchell era.
The players met Michael Grant, their new coach, Tuesday morning,...
| May 19, 2014
| 8:30 AM
Here's an early introduction to college life for incoming freshmen: The federal student loans they're banking on are getting more expensive.
Interest rates for Stafford, Plus and the other main federal education loans for the 2014-2015 school year will...
| May 11, 2014
| 7:36 AM
Lessons in dance, piano, painting and other art forms will come free of charge for some Palm Beach County children, thanks to an anonymous donation and a new program starting at the Center for Creative Education.
The Discover Series, a three-year,...
| May 20, 2014
| 1:12 PM
Seventy-nine artists interpreted the theme of "celebrate" in honor of the reopening of the Brand Library and its galleries. And "Celebrate!" their audiences did.
This past Saturday, some 200 art fans jammed the main exhibit space to "oooh" and "ahhh"...