Provost John Etchemendy has been appointed to the National Advisory Committee on Institutional Quality and Integrity (NACIQI).
“The hard truth is that other high-performing nations have passed us by during the last two decades. Americans need to wake up to this educational reality, instead of napping at the wheel while emerging competitors prepare their students for economic leadership,” Secretary of Education Arne Duncan said in a 2010 press release responding to test…
California Governor Jerry Brown hopes to make California the spearhead for the national transition to electronic textbooks.
U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan and Secretary of Health and Human Services (HHS) Kathleen Sebelius launched a new initiative yesterday to teach graduating college seniors about the health insurance options available to them through the Affordable Care Act.
President Barack Obama’s 2012 federal budget plans to cut $20 billion in Pell Grant funding for the coming year and $100 billion over the next decade, among other cuts. The GOP budget also proposes large slashes to education.