Tag: San Francisco

Economics&Strategies, Education Economics

San Francisco to Clear City College Students’ Debts

August 11, 2023

Via: Inside Higher Ed

The city of San Francisco is clearing the debts of 13,000 people who could not take courses at the local community college because they owed it money The debts, totaling $2.1 million, ranged from $10 to $200 and were accrued […]

Economics&Strategies, Education Strategies

At some schools, education is a path to healing

July 6, 2022

Via: EdSource

Elizabeth Madole, 8, is a regular at UC San Francisco Benioff Children’s Hospital San Francisco. At least once a month, she and her family trek from Redding so she can get transfusions to treat a rare neuromuscular disorder. “We read […]

Educational Stages, Higher Education

University of San Francisco Looks to Buy Art Institute

February 4, 2022

Via: Inside Higher Ed

The University of San Francisco is considering an acquisition of the San Francisco Art Institute, the two institutions announced Thursday. The two have signed a letter of intent to “explore integrating operations and academic programs in the arts to elevate […]

Economics&Strategies, Education Economics, News

Iconic ethnic studies college at San Francisco State says it can’t pay its bills

March 3, 2016

Via: Inside Higher Ed

Student protests at San Francisco State University in 1968 led to the creation of the College of Ethnic Studies — the country’s first and only such freestanding college and a pioneer in the field that has influenced departments nationwide. Now […]