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Re-Learning Education

James Moore | Posted 04.28.2014 | Education
James Moore

For-profit and online education, however, are consistently under attack for costs and quality of education, and the inevitable question is whether a profit motive detracts from educational standards.

Sport and Society for Arete -- Profits Aren't Us

Richard Crepeau | Posted 10.05.2013 | Sports
Richard Crepeau

The notion that the profit motive is not a major engine driving intercollegiate athletics is laughable. It is the primary engine, and perhaps the sole engine, moving the juggernaut forward.

Tyler Kingkade

For-Profit College Joins Division I Athletic Conference | Tyler Kingkade | Posted 11.30.2012 | College

Grand Canyon University announced this week the school is joining the Western Athletic Conference, making it the first for-profit college to join a Di...

Tyler Kingkade

Some For-Profit College Presidents See The Need For Regulation | Tyler Kingkade | Posted 12.14.2012 | College

NEW YORK -- If all goes according to plan, Grand Canyon University's teams will play in a Division I athletics conference and its campus will maintain...

For-Profit College Turns Down Free Campus

AP | JAY LINDSAY | Posted 12.30.2012 | College

BOSTON — An Arizona Christian college has backed out a deal for a free 217-acre campus in Massachusetts, citing millions of dollars in unanticip...

After Winning Free Campus, Grand Canyon University Says 'No Thanks'

Religion News Service | G. Jeffrey Macdonald | Posted 10.30.2012 | Religion

(RNS) Five weeks after accepting a free, 217-acre campus in western Massachusetts, a for-profit Christian university has walked away from the gift. ...

For Profit Christian School Nabs Historic Campus - For Free

AP | JAY LINDSAY | Posted 11.21.2012 | Religion

BOSTON — The owners of an historic campus in the hills of western Massachusetts announced Friday that they'll give it away to a Christian colleg...

2 Finalists Named For Free Campus

AP | By JAY LINDSAY | Posted 08.06.2012 | College

BOSTON -- The billionaire family from Oklahoma that's giving away a 217-acre campus in western Massachusetts has narrowed the potential recipients to ...

Grand Canyon University Settles $5.2M Lawsuit | 18 Comments | Posted 05.25.2011 | College

The parent of Grand Canyon University has settled a whistle-blower lawsuit over recruiter-pay practices for $5.2 million. Phoenix-based Grand Canyo...

Frontline: 'For-Profit Colleges Change Higher Education'

Huffington Post | Leah Finnegan | Posted 05.25.2011 | College

Last night, the PBS show Frontline tackled the business of college in a one-hour special on for-profit universities, which have carved a multi-billion...