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Editor Kevin Kuzma interviews Chris Cimino, Board Member of the Imagine America Foundation, as part of the 2014 APSCU Conference Rewind video interview series filmed live at the APSCU conference in Las Vegas, Nevada.

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  • MOOC nonprofit edX has signed on for ConnectED, the White House's program to connect "99 percent" of America's students to broadband and high-speed wireless in schools and libraries and improve the skills of teachers through the use of technology. The announcement came during remarks made by President Obama during a ConnectED event that draw superintendents from districts all over the country, which took place this week in...
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  • A nonprofit organization best known for its sometimes-controversial work in the student-loan industry is buying 56 Everest and WyoTech campuses from Corinthian Colleges Inc. The transaction, being announced today, will create the largest nonprofit career-college system in the country.
  • The new owners, the ECMC Group, say they plan to overhaul the colleges by making them more affordable and by shifting the curricular offerings to...
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  • On a recent episode of NBC's prime-time drama Parenthood, Drew, the lovable grandson in need of a haircut, struggled with an age-old decision: declaring a major. Coming from a low-income, single-parent household, he felt obligated to choose a practical course of study--economics--that would guarantee him a paycheck. Forget his passion for the arts. He, like so many students, had the bug placed in his ear that college is strictly a means to...
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  • ?The U.S. Department of Education has once again issued a final set of gainful employment regulations. If this sounds familiar, it’s because the department has issued final gainful employment rules in the past too, only to have most of them dismissed in court as a result of a lawsuit filed by an association that represents for-profit colleges and universities.
  • Well, the same association filed another suit attempting to block...