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Arizona spends $6.2 million in ARPA funds for career readiness, 'democracy enrichment'

Victoria Advocate 24 May 2022
(The Center Square) – The Arizona Department of Education is funding a pair of programs to help students gain work and college experience and gain a better understanding of democracy ... The funding will allow CFA to "significantly expand SPB across Arizona to serve many more students and school communities impacted by the pandemic.".

ERASE Racism report points finger at funding inequities

Newsday 24 May 2022
Predominantly white districts spend almost $10,000 more in revenue per student annually than intensely segregated districts, which have only 73% of the predominantly white district’s funding ... Intensely segregated districts have a higher student-to-guidance counselor ratio than predominantly white districts.

The collateral damage of canceling student debt

Colorado Politics 24 May 2022
Recently, he has suggested that he would cancel $10,000 in student loan debt per borrower ... If faced with the choice of billions going toward cancelling student loans versus providing additional funds to veterans programs, low-income families or seniors, many of the public may choose those other causes.

Students hold raffle for Europe trip

Lake County Examiner 24 May 2022
The students received some financial support from Benefit for the Basin and are now looking to raise the rest of the funds ... musicians from across Oregon who have been nominated by their teachers; the students and their families are responsible for raising funds for their trip.

Education group finds cyber charter school used taxpayer money for concert tickets, vacations, arcades

The Citizens' Voice 24 May 2022
CCA responded to the report Monday by stating that cyber school law requires the school to provide families funding for technology and that the school prioritizes serving students and families “above all else.”.

PTP invests $100,000 in Claflin scholarships

The Times & Democrat 24 May 2022
PTP will fund 40 scholarships over the next five years to help remove financial barriers that often lead to high attrition rates among students at historically Black colleges and universities ... The funds deliver several benefits to STEM students attending HBCUs, including a $2,500 ...

Harvard Business School Receives $5 Million Donation to Establish New Sports Management Fund

The Harvard Crimson 24 May 2022
“This fund will go towards supporting students from diverse backgrounds who are interested in pursuing careers in either Alternative Investments or Sports Management — two industries that are close to my heart but that urgently need to include more voices from more communities.”.

Methuen School Committee OKs $91.5M budget

Eagle-Tribune 24 May 2022
In addition, contractual obligations will be funded at $24.6 million while supplies and materials totaled $1.8 million. Superintendent Brandi Kwong called attention to funding through the Student Opportunity Act ...The state wants to see money in the budget go to the students who need it most,” she said.

Berkeley Law announces program to offset tuition, fees for Native American students

The Daily Californian 24 May 2022
Berkeley Law announces program to offset tuition, fees for Native American students Jonathan Hale/Staff. The UC Berkeley School of Law intends to implement a program that offsets the cost of attendance for qualifying Native American students, building upon the existing Native American Opportunity Plan.

Third-grade science project funded in Longview

TDN 24 May 2022
A Longview teacher received $264 in donations from the community and Sonic Drive-In to fund an elementary school science project earlier this month ... Free jackets provided to Mint Valley students Tuesday.

Who is Arun Majumdar? Incoming Sustainability School dean has a history of embracing industry partnerships

Stanford Daily 24 May 2022
In a survey of nearly 60 students conducted by the Graduate Student Advisory Committee, students in Stanford’s climate-related departments said that the new school rejecting funding from “problematic/polluting industries” like fossil fuels was their number-one priority, according to results provided to The Daily.

Guest Column: Clemson University has lost that 'something'

Index-Journal 24 May 2022
Its vice president of student affairs and dean of students, Chris Miller, used activities fees paid by ALL students to fund and stage a perverse “drag event,” likely to mollify a small sycophantic campus cult, and then during the event, he received a lap dance from one of the “queens” in the show.

Bacow Presses Lawmakers on University Endowment Tax, Foreign Funding Disclosures During Trip to Washington

The Harvard Crimson 24 May 2022
Bacow traveled to Washington, D.C., to lobby against taxes on large university endowments and tightened federal regulations for foreign funding disclosures ... During his visit last week, Bacow said he advocated for greater federal research funding and immigration reform to support international students and scholars.

Susan Myers

The Galveston Daily News 24 May 2022
Advocating for our teachers and children remains a top priority for me, which is why, since retiring last year, I have volunteered to serve on the board of TCISD’s Foundation for the Future, a nonprofit organization dedicated to raising funds to support educational programs for the teachers and students of TCISD.

Battenfeld: Biden’s cave to the left on student loan debt comes with political price

Boston Herald 24 May 2022
President Biden’s cave to the left on forgiving student loan debt comes with a potential political price, triggering a backlash among ticked-off voters who have already paid off their loans or put their kids through college with their own funds ... than twice what white students owe.

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