The Rich on the Rise in Endowments

January 22, 2007

College endowments rose for the vast majority of institutions in the 2006 fiscal year, with an average rate of return of 10.7 percent, according to data released today by the National Association of College and (Read More)

Schools seek more female engineering majors

January 22, 2007

ATLANTA, Georgia (AP) — Georgia Tech freshman Val Uyemura caught a glimpse of her future even before she started classes in electrical engineering. “When I went to orientation, they split us up by major and (Read More)

New display takes shape at zoo

January 22, 2007

A local artist and CU-Boulder students combine to construct an innovative exhibit in the Animal House. By NICK BONHAM THE PUEBLO CHIEFTAIN Avast, there, zoo lubbers! A pirate ship, ravaged in a tropical storm, has (Read More)

Diamond through the rough

January 22, 2007

Owners tenacity helped store survive hard times By JIM BAINBRIDGE THE GAZETTE Charles Zerbe s father, Fred, was for many years a troubleshooter for Helzberg Diamonds taking over troubled stores in the Midwest and the (Read More)

CU-Springs official on loan to prisons

January 22, 2007

Vice chancellor will split time between corrections, campus By Lynn Bartels, Rocky Mountain News January 22, 2007 The University of Colorado at Colorado Springs is loaning one of its top financial officers to the Department (Read More)

Education Department says lender was overpaid

January 21, 2007

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Bush administration announced a settlement Friday with a leading student loan company accused of overbilling the government by hundreds of millions of dollars. Under the deal, the Education Department said any (Read More)

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