Aziza Musa

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Subscriber onlyPulaski Tech plans job skills workshops Continue reading...

School sues to stay off distress list

Mineral Springs questions score cutoff on new test, notice

Subscriber onlyThe Mineral Springs School District will continue its fight to keep the academic distress label off its high school. Continue reading...

School resists tag of distress, fails

Court fight next for Mineral Springs

Subscriber onlyThe Mineral Springs School District hoped to avoid the academic-distress label for its high school Thursday. Continue reading...

Disabled in program eligible for U.S. aid

3D cost going up 57% at Pulaski Tech

Subscriber onlyDevelopmentally disabled students who are enrolled in Pulaski Technical College's 3D Program can now receive federal financial aid for classes, the school said Tuesday. Continue reading...

In ASU audit, ex-chancellor used pull for favors

Financial aid for daughter, deals with friends detailed

Subscriber onlyThe ex-chancellor of Arkansas State University used his standing with the school more than once to secure special privileges, including attempts to earn more financial assistance for his college-going daughter and having a company hire a family friend, according to audit documents released Thursday. Continue reading...

Chancellor quits at ASU; exit follows finding of woes in trips abroad run by wife

Subscriber onlyArkansas State University Chancellor Tim Hudson resigned Tuesday, about a week after an internal audit on the Jonesboro school's study-abroad program run by his wife revealed it was poorly managed, and just before a follow-up audit is set to be released. Continue reading...

Higher education notebook

Subscriber only'College-going rate' up a tad, data show Continue reading...

Higher education notebook

Subscriber only'College-going rate' up a tad, data show The percentage of high school students going to college increased by less than 1 point from fall 2014 to fall 2015, according to a state Department of Higher Education report. Continue reading...

New state higher-ed director named

Markham to make $165,000

Subscriber onlyCome Monday, the incoming Arkansas Department of Higher Education director will make the move to Little Rock. Continue reading...

Higher-ed funding on its way for redo

Enrollment out, results in as focus

Subscriber onlyThe Arkansas Higher Education Coordinating Board on Friday approved a skeleton of a new method to fund the state's public colleges and universities. Continue reading...

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