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President Barack Obama delivers remarks at Henninger High School in Syracuse, New York, during the college affordability bus tour, Aug. 22, 2013. (Official White House Photo by Chuck Kennedy)President Barack Obama delivers remarks at Henninger High School in Syracuse, New York, during the college affordability bus tour, Aug. 22, 2013. (Official White House Photo by Chuck Kennedy)

Goodbye, College Ratings (For Now)

The Obama administration recently declared that it would no longer pursue a college ratings system based on accessibility, affordability and student success. And college presidents everywhere breathed a sigh of relief.

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    Sweet Briar Returns

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    The Future of Historically Black Colleges

    Historically Black Colleges and Universities proliferated throughout the late 19th and early 20th centuries, when many white schools refused to admit African Americans, especially in the South. Our guest this week feels HBCUs still serve a crucial role in higher education.
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President Barack Obama delivers remarks at Henninger High School in Syracuse, New York, during the college affordability bus tour, Aug. 22, 2013. (Official White House Photo by Chuck Kennedy)President Barack Obama delivers remarks at Henninger High School in Syracuse, New York, during the college affordability bus tour, Aug. 22, 2013. (Official White House Photo by Chuck Kennedy)

Goodbye, College Ratings (For Now)

The Obama administration recently declared that it would no longer pursue a college ratings system based on accessibility, affordability and student success. And college presidents everywhere breathed a sigh of relief.

Recent Posts

  • 07.23.15

    Sweet Briar Returns

    Sweet Briar College was about to close after struggling with dwindling enrollment and other problems. An alumni group raised more than 20 million dollars in pledges to keep the doors open, but the school's survival is still deeply in doubt.
  • 07.15.15

    The Future of Historically Black Colleges

    Historically Black Colleges and Universities proliferated throughout the late 19th and early 20th centuries, when many white schools refused to admit African Americans, especially in the South. Our guest this week feels HBCUs still serve a crucial role in higher education.
  • 07.07.15

    Talking About Race in Schools

    Over the past year, race relations have dominated the news cycle. This can bring up difficult questions, especially for parents and teachers. Our guest Yolanda Moses says Americans need to find more ways to talk about race in schools.
  • 07.02.15

    Minorities and Special Ed

    For years policy makers believed that minorities were overrepresented in special education and that there was inherent bias in the way kids were being identified as disabled. A new study turns this idea on its head.

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Winn Dixie Stores Inc. - $12,784.00 spent on 11 trips
27.5% spent on Democratic Party
0.0% spent on Independent Party
72.5% spent on Republican Party

MILLER, JEFFERSON B - Republican Party
November 7, 2003 - November 9, 2003 (3 days)
Jacksonville, FL
Purpose - roundtable discussion
Total Cost - $1,049.00

OTTER, C.L. BUTCH - Republican Party
March 15, 2002 - March 17, 2002 (3 days)
Jacksonville, FL
Purpose - roundtable discussions - food quality, bioterrorism
Total Cost - $1,220.00

PETERSON, COLLIN CLARK - Democratic Party
March 15, 2002 - March 17, 2002 (3 days)
Jacksonville, FL
Purpose - meetings - food safe, bio-terrorism, food quality protection act
Total Cost - $1,220.00

PETERSON, COLLIN CLARK - Democratic Party
April 4, 2003 - April 6, 2003 (3 days)
Jacksonville, FL
Purpose - Roundtable regarding country of origin labeling
Total Cost - $1,050.00

PICKERING, CHARLES W JR - Republican Party
April 4, 2003 - April 6, 2003 (3 days)
Jacksonville, FL
Purpose - Roundtable regarding country of origin labeling
Total Cost - $1,050.00

TANNER, JOHN S - Democratic Party
January 22, 2000 - January 24, 2000 (3 days)
Jacksonville, FL
Purpose - meet w/ Winn Dixie officials
Total Cost - $1,243.00

TAUZIN, WILBERT J II - Republican Party
November 17, 2000 - November 19, 2000 (3 days)
Jacksonville, FL
Purpose - fact finding
Total Cost - $1,261.00

TAUZIN, WILBERT J II - Republican Party
April 4, 2003 - April 6, 2003 (3 days)
Jacksonville, FL
Purpose - Roundtable regarding country of origin labeling
Total Cost - $1,050.00

YOUNG, DON E - Republican Party
April 4, 2003 - April 6, 2003 (3 days)
Jacksonville, FL
Purpose - roundtable: country of origin labeling
Total Cost - $1,050.00

YOUNG, DON E - Republican Party
November 7, 2003 - November 9, 2003 (3 days)
Jacksonville, FL
Purpose - roundtable country of origin labeling and WIC reauthorization
Total Cost - $1,542.00

MILLER, JEFFERSON B - Republican Party
November 7, 2004 - November 9, 2004 (3 days)
Jacksonville, FL
Purpose - Roundtable discussion
Total Cost - $1,049.00

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President Barack Obama delivers remarks at Henninger High School in Syracuse, New York, during the college affordability bus tour, Aug. 22, 2013. (Official White House Photo by Chuck Kennedy)President Barack Obama delivers remarks at Henninger High School in Syracuse, New York, during the college affordability bus tour, Aug. 22, 2013. (Official White House Photo by Chuck Kennedy)

Goodbye, College Ratings (For Now)

The Obama administration recently declared that it would no longer pursue a college ratings system based on accessibility, affordability and student success. And college presidents everywhere breathed a sigh of relief.

Recent Posts

  • 07.23.15

    Sweet Briar Returns

    Sweet Briar College was about to close after struggling with dwindling enrollment and other problems. An alumni group raised more than 20 million dollars in pledges to keep the doors open, but the school's survival is still deeply in doubt.
  • 07.15.15

    The Future of Historically Black Colleges

    Historically Black Colleges and Universities proliferated throughout the late 19th and early 20th centuries, when many white schools refused to admit African Americans, especially in the South. Our guest this week feels HBCUs still serve a crucial role in higher education.
  • 07.07.15

    Talking About Race in Schools

    Over the past year, race relations have dominated the news cycle. This can bring up difficult questions, especially for parents and teachers. Our guest Yolanda Moses says Americans need to find more ways to talk about race in schools.
  • 07.02.15

    Minorities and Special Ed

    For years policy makers believed that minorities were overrepresented in special education and that there was inherent bias in the way kids were being identified as disabled. A new study turns this idea on its head.