US Higher Education News
The US Department of Education has cancelled college
loans for 1,500 defrauded university students. The department had sent millions
of dollars to two universities that had lost their accreditation and were no
longer eligible for federal loans.
Betsy DeVos, the Secretary of Education, has been under immense pressure from lawmakers and the courts with regards to her handling of the student-loan relief programs.
The Eli and Edythe Broad Foundation will fund the Broad Center at Yale School of Management, one of the top business colleges in the country.
The #NotAgainSU Syracuse University student protest in November gained national attention and sparked the campus. The protests are fueled by college students’ anger over what students have felt has been a slow and sluggish response to hateful acts of racism.