Law professor discusses DeVos comment on black universities

Education Secretary Betsy DeVos, a staunch supporter of privatizing education, recently pointed to historically black colleges and universities as an example of “school choice” being successful. But UO law professor Carrie Leonetti says in an op-ed piece that black educational institutions actually came from policies explicitly preventing students...
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ABVP Activists Protest Scholarship Scam; Demand Judicial Probe

Bhubaneswar: Activists of the Akhil Bharatiya Vidyarthi Parishad (ABVP) today gheraoed the residence of Higher Education Minister Pradeep Panigrahi here protesting the alleged irregularities in the distribution of scholarships. During the protest, the activists face off with police personnel, following which the cops detained a  a few of them....
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Post-matric scholarship for SC, ST, OBC will continue: Nitish Kumar

PATNA: Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar today stated that post-matric scholarships will continue for students of backward class (BC), extremely backward (EBC), scheduled caste (SC) and scheduled tribe (ST) to pursue higher studies. Kumar also made it clear that the department concerned would ensure through a proper verification...
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Distance learning technology offers a bright future for higher ed capacity

Dive Brief: Duke University and San Jose State University are two institutions which have broadened research and teaching capacity through distance communication technology. Video conferencing has allowed both schools to expose students to professional development opportunities and outreach to domestic and international partner institutions. Michigan State University takes...
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4 Toppers Tips for SBI PO Recruitment Exam 2017

SBI PO Exam 2017 is just a month away. The candidates who have applied for SBI Probationary Officers Exam should tighten up their shoulders for their exam day. The candidate needs to be well prepared for the preliminary exam which will be conducted in April last week. It is...
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