July 15, 2011
Summary of U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia’s July 2011 ruling on Association of Private Sector Colleges and Universities v. Arne Duncan, which struck down a portion of the Education Department's state authorization regulation.
Summary of District Court Ruling on State Authorization
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July 21, 2014
ACE is seeking recommendations for retired presidents or chancellors to serve as judges for two awards which will be presented at the Council’s 2015 Annual Meeting.
A few spots remain for ACE’s Advancing to the Presidency workshop, slated for Oct. 20-21 in Itasca, IL, just west of Chicago’s O’Hare International Airport.
The House of Representatives last week voted 277-130 to approve the America Gives More Act of 2014 (H.R. 4719), a package of five charitable giving tax provisions, including a permanent extension of the IRA Charitable Rollover.
In this morning’s headlines, The New York Times, among others, reports that a lawsuit regarding sexual assault brought against the University of Connecticut has been settled for $1.3 million. The Washington Post takes a look at the Student Achievement Measure as a way of reporting more accurate graduation rates, and The Chronicle of Higher Education releases its yearly “Great Colleges to Work For” survey. These stories and more are below:
July 16, 2014
Effort examines potential of new education innovations to boost national college attainment rate.