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How Obama Reversed Course On College Ratings
By JOSH LEDERMAN, AP
Administration bails on controversial college ratings system, but declare it's not a "retreat."
McCain Attacks Obama Over What He Wrote About Russia In College
He then shifted his attention to a 1983 article called "Breaking the War Mentality," which Obama penned for a campus magazine
Meet Obama's Favorite College Leader: Nancy Zimpher
Zimpher, the chancellor of the State University of New York system, has become the White House’s go-to college president
Are Elite Colleges Worth the Price Tag?
Senior Fellow for the Racial Wealth Divide Initiative
When choosing a college, remember that tuition cost shouldn't be the only way to calculate the value of your degree -- investing in schools with better internships, contacts or special programs can help you continue to build wealth years after you graduate.
Flawed From the Start: The President's New Plan for Higher Education
Christopher B. Nelson
President, St. John’s College, Annapolis
All of us know that more must be done. But is this plan a good solution? The "best value" rating system may seem plausible at first glance, but there can be no doubt that it will do much unintended harm to higher education in America.
The Freedom Not to Choose
President, Borough of Manhattan Community College/CUNY and Exe...
By the very act of forcing the dialogue, Obama has led us on a crucial and courageous first step toward a better and more equitable bargain -- not just for the middle class and the millions of students who can't afford to attend college, but for the nation.
Obama Bus Tour Rolls Through New York, Pennsylvania
The president will speak at New York's Binghamton University and Pennsylvania's Lackawanna College in Scranton. The president
New Tool Eases College Process
The Miami Hurricane
Student newspaper, University of Miami
With the College Scorecard, students have a service that wouldn't be provided elsewhere. Even if students research colleges on their own, they are more likely to find information that is skewed, biased or disorganized.
Can the Next President Put Public Universities Back on Top?
Gene D. Block
Chancellor of UCLA
The bottom line is that we all need to be held accountable, but those of us who work in public higher education can't do it alone. America's success is fundamentally connected to the state of our education system.
Obama Knocks Republicans, Courts Students In Campaign Swing
By Reuters, Reuters
Obama, who relied heavily on university student support in the 2008 election, is making a concerted effort to energize the
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New Plan to Cut College Costs? Been There, Done That
College counselor, author, speaker, counselor educator. Book:...
Asking colleges and states to take on more of the cost of reforms will lead to bigger tuition increases, not smaller ones. Something must be done, but experienced educators will tell you this "new" plan isn't the way to go.
Stop Starving Public Universities and Shrinking the Middle Class
Chancellor's Professor of Public Policy, University of Califor...
Santorum needn't worry. America is already making it harder for young people of modest means to attend college. Public higher education is being starved, and the middle class will shrink even more as a result.
College Kills Faith?
Santorum, Feb. 26: And what I’ve said is that you know I want everyone to have the opportunity to go to college or any other
Ed Henry Would Like To See Obama's College Transcripts, For Some Reason
So, uhm...how about college transcripts? Yeah, we'll go with college transcripts, which Ed Henry brought up at today's White
Obama Approval Rating Increases Among College Students
Endurance we can believe in? According to a new survey from the Harvard Institute of Politics, young adults still overwhelmingly
Roger Boesche: Obama's Favorite Professor
Boesche and Obama reunited in 2009 after not seeing each other for nearly 30 years. Boesche said that Obama was still bruised
State Of The Union 2011: Obama Expresses Support For Increased College Aid, Pell Grants
According to a White House fact sheet on the speech, Obama has several plans in motion to make college more affordable, including
Obama To Young Voters: 'You Can't Sit Out' In 2010
The elevated youth involvement during Obama's presidential run was largely the exception to the rule. And most seasoned observers
Obama Stresses Higher Ed In University Of Texas Speech
Holding the official event along with his political appearances means the White House could bill taxpayers for most of the
Obama College Photos To Go On Display (VIDEO)
Get HuffPost Politics On Facebook and Twitter! Jack told the "Today Show" that she kept the collection in a safety deposit
Obama: The College Years (SLIDESHOW)
Time magazine has posted a slideshow of Obama's college years, taken by an aspiring photographer named Lisa Jack, to run
Gossip Girl And MoveOn Cut Ad For Obama
The ad reflects a steady effort, on the part of the Obama campaign and like-minded supporters, to use the Senator's popularity
McCain & Obama: Two Visions of America
President, Arab American Institute; Author, "Arab Voices"
Senators John McCain and Barack Obama, each in their own way, tell a story about America, who we are and where we are going. These are their personal narratives.
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