Universities

Penn campus. (Credit: Hadas Kuznits)

Report: UPenn Has 4th Highest Paid College President In The Country

The Chronicle of Higher Education reports Penn’s Amy Gutmann made $2.5 million in 2012, ranking her fourth behind counterparts at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Quinnipiac and Columbia.

12/08/2014

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Penn State To Host ‘Patent Auction’ This December

Penn State is planning to auction off some of its patents online.

11/18/2014

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Study: ‘What Will They Learn’ In College? Probably Not Much

That’s the takeaway from a new report published by the American Council of Trustees and Alumni.

10/15/2014

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Mirror, Mirror: 3 Of The Country’s Prettiest Colleges Are Local Schools

The nation’s most beautiful college campuses have been revealed, and three area universities managed to make the cut.

09/24/2014

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Penn Students Party Hard — At Least According To Playboy

It’s the first time an Ivy League school has ever made the magazine’s list, let alone snagged the top spot.

09/15/2014

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3 Philadelphia Area Colleges Make List Of Top Party Schools

For some students, college is as much about partying as it is about studying.

08/04/2014

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Colleges Obliged To Consider Students’ Mental Health

To determine whether a student poses a direct threat and meets eligibility requirements, a University must perform a five-step legal analysis.

07/15/2014

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Pa. Universities OK Child-Abuse Prevention Policy

Pennsylvania’s state-owned universities adopted a policy Tuesday that is designed to protect the safety of children on campus.

07/08/2014

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Many Pa. Colleges, Including Penn State, Among America’s Most Expensive

When it comes to the state schools, Pennsylvania has some of the most expensive in the nation.

07/01/2014

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9 Pa. Colleges Target Of Gender Complaint

A women’s legal organization has filed discrimination complaints against nine universities in the Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education.

04/17/2014

Clayton’s Hunting and Fishing in Horsham. (credit: Michelle Durham)

Pa. Universities Say New Weapons Policy Needs Work

A proposed policy to allow weapons in limited areas of the 14-campus Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education needs more work and won’t go before the system’s board later this month, officials said Thursday.

01/10/2014

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Online Tool Eases Applications To Pa. Universities

Pennsylvania education officials say it’s now easier for students to apply to multiple campuses in the state university system.

11/08/2013

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Accredited Colleges

How do you know if a particular college is legitimate?

10/23/2013

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Tuition Rising At Pa. State Universities

Officials announced Tuesday that it will cost $194 more per year to attend schools in the Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education. That’s up 3 percent from last year.

07/09/2013

Rowan University

Changes Come To Some Of New Jersey’s Universities

Rutgers University has added two medical schools, Rowan University is a research university and the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey has dissolved.

07/01/2013

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