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Higher Education Cuts

Making the Right Cuts in Higher Education

Dr. Brian C. Mitchell | Posted 12.29.2013 | College
Dr. Brian C. Mitchell

The future of American higher education will rest on the ability of leadership at all levels to see change as an investment and safeguard that protect and energize an academic culture now out of sync with the world around it.

Higher Education Cuts Have Widespread Impact: Report

The Huffington Post | Tyler Kingkade | Posted 03.20.2013 | College

States chose to enact deep cuts to public higher education funding instead of raising taxes, potentially harming both state economies and education qu...

It's Time for Presidents to Rediscover Their Voices

Dr. Scott D. Miller | Posted 04.20.2013 | College
Dr. Scott D. Miller

Although many presidents are reluctant to voice their opinions in public, for fear of offending key constituents (donors and/or legislators), I see little reason to decline an opportunity for using the "bully pulpit" of our offices.

Tyler Kingkade

NEED NOT APPLY: Public Colleges Bring In Out-Of-State Students To Replace State Money

HuffingtonPost.com | Tyler Kingkade | Posted 09.13.2012 | College

Tuition has more than doubled since Alicia Nichols, a California resident, started as a San Diego State University undergraduate in 2006. But it's not...

Out-Of-State, International Students Used To Fill Budget Gaps (SLIDESHOW)

The Huffington Post | Tyler Kingkade | Posted 09.13.2012 | College

When states cut funding to public higher education, universities usually raise tuition. That's nothing new. What is new is the trend of administrators...

Tyler Kingkade

How The Drug War Is Bankrupting Public Higher Education

HuffingtonPost.com | Tyler Kingkade | Posted 08.28.2012 | College

In 2012, both corrections spending and student debt hit $1 trillion milestones, leading higher education advocates to wonder how prison costs soak up ...

Beverly Hills Votes On Rejecting Outside Pupils

AP | CHRISTINA HOAG | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. — Hundreds of parents whose children enjoyed the opportunities of Beverly Hills' coveted schools turned out for a meeting ...

Stealing From California's Young People

Joseph A. Palermo | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Joseph A. Palermo

By blocking any new revenue streams to fund higher education, Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger and the Senate Republican minority are not only taxing California's young people and their families, they are crippling the state's future.