December 11, 2013
Ill. higher ed board names new director (Bloomington Pantagraph)
Education consultant James Applegate will be the next director of the Illinois Board of Higher Education.
Federal Budget Deal Would Soften Next Round of Sequester Cuts (Chronicle of Higher Education)
Congressional negotiators have reached agreement on a budget deal that would set annual spending levels around $1-trillion in the 2014 and 2015 fiscal years and roll back some of the automatic spending cuts that are set to take effect in mid-January.
The Secrets of ‘Million-Dollar Ready’ Colleges (Chronicle of Higher Education)
Less than a third of American colleges managed to attract individual donations of $1-million or more from 2000 to 2012, leaving the other two-thirds to wonder: What is their secret?
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