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Despite diversity efforts, UC minority enrollment down since Prop. 209

More than a decade after California law banned race-conscious admissions, outreach and financial aid at public universities, the state's most...
Daily Report: higher ed

CSU also exploring two-tiered pricing plan

All eyes are on Santa Monica College, where a controversial plan to offer a tier of higher-priced courses has been met with pepper-spray-tainted...
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UCLA researcher's death draws scrutiny to lab safety

Professor is first in U.S. to be charged with a felony in a worker's death. UC regents settlement in criminal case.
Higher Ed
March 27, 2013

What's at stake as community colleges face budget cuts?

A new report by the Public Policy Institute of California examines how nearly $1.5 billion in...
Higher Ed
December 18, 2012

Emails reveal college officials knew they were overbilling state

Newly released emails and documents show which current and former senior administrators at the...
Higher Ed
November 30, 2012

College of the Desert inflated enrollment, overbilled state

The College of the Desert in Palm Desert will have to pay back $5.2 million because the district...
Higher Ed
November 21, 2012

Solano College to recruit higher-paying international students

Solano College will pay a consultant more than $100,000 over two years to recruit international...
Higher Ed
November 13, 2012

For-profit Career Education Corp. to close 23 campuses

For-profit college giant Career Education Corp. announced that it will close 23 of its 90 campuses...
Higher Ed
November 6, 2012

Community college bucks trend on naming rights

Cash-strapped colleges seem to take every opportunity to rustle up funding from donors for naming...
Higher Ed headlines from the Daily Report archive.

Advocates point to loan protection for community colleges

Vocational students get more protections

Academy of Art sues state agency over Cal Grant eligibility

More protections for students at vocational schools close at hand

More Calif. community colleges stop offering federal loans

As college tuition soars, fairness questions arise

Trailer bill seeks shorter sanctions for Cal Grants eligibility

Community college districts' bonds inflate taxpayers' repayments

UC, others file briefs in Supreme Court affirmative action case

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