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Arkanasas Online, Little Rock, AR

Colleges Welcome Islander Diversity

Colleges Welcome Islander Diversity

November 14, 2017

Last October, the University of the Ozarks hired a new assistant vice president of advancement and enrollment from a private university in Florida.  And with him came relationships with education connections in the Bahamas. Thanks to those contacts, the private Clarksville university has nearly 30 Bahamian students this fall, said Reggie Hill, its assistant vice president, and the Bahamian government is looking to send more.
Last October, the University of the Ozarks hired a new assistant vice president of advancement and enrollment from a private university in Florida.  And with him came relationships with education connections in the Bahamas. Thanks to those contacts, the private Clarksville university has nearly 30 Bahamian students this fall, said Reggie Hill, its assistant vice president, and the Bahamian government is looking to send more.

November 14, 2017

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AJC.com, Atlanta, GA

College to Name School for Late Journalist Gwen Ifill

College to Name School for Late Journalist Gwen Ifill

November 14, 2017

A college in Boston will name one of its schools after the late Gwen Ifill (EYE'-ful), a co-host of PBS' "NewsHour" and veteran journalist who moderated two vice presidential debates.  Simmons College announced Tuesday the Gwen Ifill College of Media, Arts and Humanities in honor of Ifill, who graduated from the private college with a communications degree in 1977.
A college in Boston will name one of its schools after the late Gwen Ifill (EYE'-ful), a co-host of PBS' "NewsHour" and veteran journalist who moderated two vice presidential debates.  Simmons College announced Tuesday the Gwen Ifill College of Media, Arts and Humanities in honor of Ifill, who graduated from the private college with a communications degree in 1977.

November 14, 2017

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The Wilson Times, Wilson NC

Louisburg College Names Incoming President

Louisburg College Names Incoming President

November 14, 2017

Gary M. Brown has been named president of Louisburg College, officials announced Monday, and will serve as the residential two-year Methodist institution’s 28th president in its 230-year history.  Brown is the longtime leader of Mercyhurst North East, a private, two-year residential college in Pennsylvania. 
Gary M. Brown has been named president of Louisburg College, officials announced Monday, and will serve as the residential two-year Methodist institution’s 28th president in its 230-year history.  Brown is the longtime leader of Mercyhurst North East, a private, two-year residential college in Pennsylvania. 

November 14, 2017

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Inside Higher Ed

Ghost From the Past

Ghost From the Past

November 09, 2017

It was a simple phone call from an undergraduate seeking donations from alumni. But the words “I’m calling from Stanford to ask about your experience while you were here” were enough. Enough to send Seo-Young Chu reeling, back nearly two decades to when she says a former faculty mentor -- now dead -- harassed and ultimately raped her. Chu, now an associate professor of English at Queens College of the City University of New York, wrote about that time in an essay published this month by Entropy magazine. 
It was a simple phone call from an undergraduate seeking donations from alumni. But the words “I’m calling from Stanford to ask about your experience while you were here” were enough. Enough to send Seo-Young Chu reeling, back nearly two decades to when she says a former faculty mentor -- now dead -- harassed and ultimately raped her. Chu, now an associate professor of English at Queens College of the City University of New York, wrote about that time in an essay published this month by Entropy magazine. 

November 09, 2017

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NewsOklahoma.com

Students at St. Gregory’s University Told the Catholic Liberal Arts College Is Closing

Students at St. Gregory’s University Told the Catholic Liberal Arts...

November 09, 2017

St. Gregory's University students were called to an emergency meeting Wednesday afternoon and told the school will close at the end of the fall semester.
St. Gregory's University students were called to an emergency meeting Wednesday afternoon and told the school will close at the end of the fall semester.

November 09, 2017

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