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Radio Station Appeals for Funds After College Cancels Funds

by Dylan Darling | June 20, 2017
As part of its bid to curb spending, financially crunched Lane Community College has canceled i [...] Read more

Florida Governor Vetoes Boost to College Aid

by Gary Fineout, Associated Press | June 16, 2017
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — Florida Gov. Rick Scott on Wednesday vetoed a far-reaching bill that woul [...] Read more

N.Y. Accepting Application for Free College

by Robert Harding | June 08, 2017
The application is now open for the Excelsior Scholarship, a program that grants free tuition t [...] Read more

Ill. College Will Get Mine Safety Funds

by Associated Press | May 25, 2017
ARLINGTON, Va. — An Illinois community college is getting a share of a $250,000 federal grant [...] Read more

S.C. Offers Free Tuition at a 2-year College

by Seanna Adcox, Associated Press | May 23, 2017
COLUMBIA, S.C. — State efforts to save a historically black public college in one of South Ca [...] Read more

Too Many Letters of Support? Grant Denied

by Jaime Adame | May 16, 2017
Extra letters of support led to the rejection of a $1.3 million, five-year grant application fr [...] Read more

N.Y., Take Lessons from Tennessee

by David W. Chen | May 16, 2017
SMYRNA, Tenn. — A high school assembly changed Nicole-Lynn Riel’s life. In the fall of 2014 [...] Read more

S.F. College May Tie Free Tuition to Grades

by Michael Barba | April 21, 2017
San Francisco is on the cusp of finalizing an agreement to make tuition free at City College of [...] Read more