Tag: Massachusetts


Curry College Fires Employee After Probe of Hateful Graffiti

July 1, 2022

Via: Inside Higher Ed

Curry College, in Massachusetts, has fired an employee linked to hateful graffiti found on campus this year, WHDH News reported. Curry students found more than a dozen swastikas and racist graffiti in dorm bathrooms, laundry rooms and other areas on […]

Educational Stages, Higher Education

Massachusetts bill to boost state higher ed funding gains backing

July 6, 2021

Via: Education Dive

Supporters of the proposed legislation have promoted it by referencing a 2014 report from the Higher Education Finance Commission, a group including college presidents, lawmakers and other education officials that studied the state’s higher education funding model. The commission found […]

Economics&Strategies, Education Economics

Massachusetts to monitor struggling private colleges

January 23, 2019

Via: Education Dive

Last April, Mount Ida abruptly announced it was closing and offered students automatic enrollment at the University of Massachusetts Dartmouth. Former students sued the college in November, claiming officials were aware of its mounting financial difficulties as early as 2014. […]