College, Inc.: Administration

Posted at 12:33 PM ET, 03/10/2011

Tulane charged Mardi Gras dorm guests $60 apiece

Tulane University students could host friends in their dorm rooms for Mardi Gras — at $60 each.

By Daniel de Vise  |  12:33 PM ET, 03/10/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  finance, administration, students

Posted at 09:52 AM ET, 03/05/2010

An HBCU president reflects on Obama's initiative

Readers of this blog will know that President Obama signed an executive order last week ago reaffirming and strengthening the White House Initiative on Historically Black Colleges and Universities, a document first signed by President Carter 30 years ago. The...

By Daniel de Vise  |  09:52 AM ET, 03/05/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Public policy, Public policy | Tags:  Dillard University, HBCUs, Obama administration

Posted at 10:51 PM ET, 03/03/2010

MIT official tapped as GWU provost

Steven Lerman, vice chancellor and dean for graduate education at MIT, has been tapped as provost of George Washington University, and second-in-command behind President Steven Knapp. Lerman will assume the job of provost and executive vice president for academic affairs...

By Daniel de Vise  |  10:51 PM ET, 03/03/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Administration | Tags:  Administration, George Washington University