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With state revenues seeing sharp increases, expect public colleges to push hard for more. … [+] state funding this year. getty With state coffers enjoying record surpluses and tax revenues exceeding budget estimates, 2022 is shaping up to be a year in which higher education leaders will bid for large increases in funding for the …

CARSON CITY, Nevada (AP) – Hundreds of unvaccinated employees who work at public colleges and universities in Nevada were fired on Friday, a day after higher education officials voted to keep a term of office in effect. staff vaccination. Regents of the Nevada higher education system on Thursday voted 6-6 on a measure to repeal …

Ohio officials want 65% of the state’s workforce to have some type of post-secondary certificate or diploma by 2025. It’s an ambitious goal, especially as enrollments have plummeted at the majority of higher education institutions amid the pandemic. The number of high school graduates in the state also continues to decline, shrinking the pool of …

The Virginia State Board of Higher Education recently released a study on the impact and value of public higher education in the state, based on graduate employment outcomes, financial health, and satisfaction with their university experiences, among other factors. The study, titled “Virginia Educated”, was conducted by the Survey and Evaluation Research Laboratory at the …

The faculty of Ontario colleges received a strike mandate from its members of the 24 publicly funded colleges in a vote held on Saturday. The faculty is a division of the Ontario Public Service Employees Union which represents more than 15,000 college professors, counselors, librarians and instructors. More than two-thirds of union members voted, of …

Mr. Editor, Starting in 2011, almost constant increases have increased tuition fees by more than 42%. Adjusted for inflation, the automatic tuition fee hikes at both SUNY and CUNY have far outpaced the growth of the economy. These significant increases in tuition fees have caused students to increasingly bear the costs of running New York’s …

In 2017, the Ontario college strike, which affected more than 500,000 students, lasted five weeks before back-to-work legislation Sault College and other public colleges across the province could face a second faculty strike in five years if the union and management fail to agree on a new contract. Negotiations between the CAAT-A team of the …

Enrollment at the majority of Oregon’s public colleges and universities is still declining after more than a year of the pandemic. The declines reflected in new figures released recently by state higher education officials follow a year in decline in 2020, when the COVID-19 pandemic forced college administrators to close campuses and shut down cancel …

Applying to state universities and some private institutions in Illinois has become increasingly easy for incoming applicants. Governor JB Pritzker and the Illinois Council on Higher Education partner with the Illinois General Assembly to award $ 1 million to state public universities and help them move to the platform. Common App form. By completing a …

Bargaining deadlocked: mediator finds approach of academic negotiation team and demands illegal and unrealistic TORONTO, November 1, 2021 / CNW / – Since July 2021, the College Employers Council (CEC) representing Ontario’s 24 public colleges, and OPSEU’s CAAT-A bargaining team representing college university employees (full-time and part-load faculty, instructors, librarians, and advisers) met at the …