Michigan Beats Penn State Without Jim Harbaugh While Legal Battle Ramps Up

Updated Nov. 11, 2023 3:21 pm ET When the Big Ten suspended Michigan football coach Jim Harbaugh over alleged sign-stealing violations late Friday afternoon, the school rushed to court with an urgent message: It needs Harbaugh to finish off a dream season. But the Wolverines, ranked No. 3 in the College Football Playoff rankings, were … Read more

Stanford University Student Hurt in Possible Hate Crime 

An Arab Muslim student at Stanford University was hurt in a campus hit-and-run that California authorities are investigating as a potential hate crime, according to the university. The incident occurred Friday afternoon as the student was crossing a street on foot, Stanford’s Department of Public Safety said.  Copyright ©2023 Dow Jones & Company, Inc. All … Read more

Student Loan Processor Mohela Punished for Millions of Late Billing Notices

Updated Oct. 30, 2023 5:03 pm ET The Education Department will withhold a $7.2 million monthly payment for a major student loan processor because it failed to send out timely billing notices to millions of borrowers. The Monday move against Mohela, the Missouri Higher Education Loan Authority, comes as the government and the contractors who handle … Read more

Saving More in a 401(k) Can Now Boost Your College Financial Aid

Faced with the gargantuan cost of higher education, Americans often have to choose between securing their children’s future or their own. A new rule change makes it slightly easier to do both. Pretax contributions made to retirement accounts will no longer count as income in the formula that measures a family’s ability to pay for … Read more

The Top U.S. Colleges for Student Experience

Dalton State College in Georgia ranks No. 1, according to the WSJ/College Pulse ranking. Source link

The UAW Has the Wrong Target for 'Corporate Greed'

The union’s auto workers do far better financially than the academic proletariat it represents. Source link

Sayonara, For-Profit Colleges

Biden resumes Obama’s assault, which will hurt low-income students. Source link

6 Questions to Ask Before Taking College Loans in 2024-25

Student loans are complicated. Before taking loans for next school year, consider these questions Source link

Why No One’s Going Into Accounting

Listen to article (2 minutes) An accounting career, once a launchpad into the upper middle class for hundreds of thousands of Americans, is no longer paying off. Copyright ©2023 Dow Jones & Company, Inc. All Rights Reserved. 87990cbe856818d5eddac44c7b1cdeb8 Source link

Kendi's 'Antiracism' and the University's Dark Hour

‘I resigned as a trustee because of Bost University’s direction and the lack of consideration or debate of different points of view.’ Source link