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Then, two weeks ago, the Taliban began to replace the leaders of major Afghan universities. Their choice at Kabul University, the country’s first public college, sparked particular outrage: the new chancellor was Mohammad Ashraf Ghairat, a 34-year-old fan of the movement who has been widely criticized in academia and on social media. social groups as …

SPRINGFIELD – Illinois Community Colleges have a multibillion-dollar impact on the state’s economy and will be “part of a fair recovery from the pandemic,” says new report from Northern Illinois University Center for Governmental Studies . The Economic Impacts and Employment Outcome of Illinois Community College Student Report indicates that indirect economic output from community …

NOKWANDA NCWANE Pretoria – Vice-chancellors of public universities met this week with experts and other stakeholders in a two-day symposium to advance the transformation of higher education. The aim was to revive the role of African languages ​​in the basic functions of the South African university system. The symposium on the new language policy framework …

(WSIL) – The Illinois Community College Board says the state’s community colleges represent $ 3.5 billion in economic output. They also provide 43,000 jobs. This study also indicates that in fiscal 2020, Illinois community colleges directly employed 33,000 people for a total payroll of $ 1.3 billion. News 3 spoke with John A Logan College …

Post-secondary administrators face challenges such as preventing the spread of COVID-19 and keeping people safe through in-person learning This month marks the first time that post-secondary institutions in British Columbia have opened their doors for in-person learning since the start of the pandemic. While many students and faculty are excited to connect in person, preparing …

Three institutions that have installed mask requirements are unlikely to go any further when it comes to COVID-19 vaccinations. Photo courtesy of the University of Arizona Will a court ruling in Arizona that suspended legislation banning masks and vaccines pave the way for higher education institutions to seek new COVID-19 requirements for students, staff and …

Top line Collegiate athletes at private establishments should be classified among employees entitled to legal protections, the National Labor Relations Board said on Wednesday in a move that could open the door to unionization. Jennifer Abruzzo, General Counsel for the National Labor Relations Board, speaks at a Senate … [+] Health, Education, Work and Pensions …

Hundreds of Monroe County students have made their way to community colleges outside the county this month – and with them, millions of dollars in county taxes. Under state law that dates back almost 70 years, a fee known as “chargeback” is imposed on counties when their residents attend community college outside their borders. Monroe …

OSWEGO – SUNY Oswego continues to be ranked in the top 10 public colleges in best northern regional universities by US News and World Report 2022, according to the publication released on September 13. This year, SUNY Oswego comes in at -50 overall in the Northeast. The region includes public and private colleges across New …

Responding to the trend, Governor Roy Cooper announced the Longleaf Commitment Grant in the spring, a scholarship reserved for the high school class of 2021, funded by federal COVID-19 stimulus money. The scholarship was intended for residents of the state with a family income of less than approximately $ 100,000 who have enrolled in credit …