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Unitek College Acquires Southern California Medical College

One of the foremost nursing and healthcare colleges in Northern California, has expanded its footprint statewide. Unitek College, one of the foremost nursing and healthcare colleges in Northern California, has expanded its footprint statewide by acquiring Southern California Medical College (SCMC), a single- campus nursing school located in Bakersfield, CA. The former SCMC campus will More Info »

Did UVa Miss Signs of Looming Violence?

Professors and activists say university officials failed to spot indications of a melee in the making, leaving students vulnerable A demonstration by white nationalists that turned violent on Friday at the University of Virginia appeared to catch officials off guard, but local activists say there was evidence hours beforehand that the night could get ugly. More Info »

OPINION: How can we send students out into the world with huge college debt loads and not teach them what this means?

High schools, colleges and the federal government must start giving students the financial knowledge and skills they need When Education Secretary Betsy DeVos released her department’s budget, helping college students manage loans was not a priority, despite record numbers of borrowers and delinquencies reported by the Federal Reserve Bank of New York. This rapid rise More Info »

Narrowing the Partisan Divide

New survey shows a partisan divide over higher ed aspirations for children — that narrows when Republicans and Democrats are given more information. And study finds skepticism of affirmative action. About two-thirds of U.S. adults would want their child to attend a four-year university if they had a child of college-going age, but significant variations More Info »