LOS ANGELES (AP) — A state report examining Cal Grant’s new eligibility standards says the tighter rules have disqualified 80 percent of California’s for-profit colleges from the financial aid program.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — A dozen Missouri students have lost more than 750 pounds after their school district sent them to a weight-loss program at a South Carolina boarding school.
SANTA CLARITA, Calif. (AP) – A Santa Clarita school district plans to expand a first-of-its-kind program that allows parents to track the results of random drug tests of their children. More than 2,000 out of […]
LOS ANGELES (CNS) – As a result of the passage of Proposition 30, Santa Monica College announced today it will proceed with its six-week winter session, starting Jan. 2. The Board of Trustees had voted […]
LOS ANGELES (AP) — California State University is considering three new fee hikes designed to push students to earn their degrees faster and open up more classroom seats and enrollment slots for new and existing […]
PIEDMONT, Calif. (AP) – Parents have been told that male athletes at a high school in a San Francisco Bay Area suburb formed what they called a “Fantasy Slut League,” awarding points for sex with […]
NEW HARTFORD, N.Y. (AP) – Hundreds of people filled an upstate New York church for the funeral of a New York college freshman who authorities say was beaten to death by her boyfriend. Many wore […]
(AP) – Public colleges and universities are pledging they’ll produce an additional 3.8 million graduates by 2025, providing a major boost toward a national target of having 60 percent of adults hold a college degree. […]
SAN DIEGO (AP) – A national coordinator of today’s “See You At The Pole” events says the students praying around their school flagpoles before class are not protesting anything. Doug Clark says the annual event […]
LOS ANGELES (AP) – A special needs college student has been shot to death while sitting on a bench in a South Los Angeles park. Police say 19-year-old Patrick Caruthers, was shot several times on […]
STILLWATER, Okla. (AP) – Police say a student has apparently committed suicide in a shooting at a junior high school in Stillwater, Okla. Police say there is no further danger at the school and that […]
LOS ANGELES (AP) – California’s community colleges are reorienting their registration system to give priority to students who are focused on earning a degree or transferring to a four-year college. The Los Angeles Times reports […]