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Baltimore Mayor Offers Solution To "Out Of Control" Homicides - Free Community College For All

Via StockBoardAsset.com, Baltimore Mayor Catherine Pugh announces her crime-fighting initiative last Wednesday, portion of which includes free communit.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeAug 12th, 2017

Feds Send In Reinforcements After Baltimore Mayor Pleads For Help: "Murder Is Out Of Control"

There have been 108 homicides so far this year in the city of Baltimore.  Acco.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeMay 2nd, 2017

San Francisco is taxing the rich to pay for free community college

San Francisco will be the first city in the nation to offer free community college to all residents starting this fall, Mayor Ed Lee announced this week......»»

Category: topSource: moneyFeb 10th, 2017

This U.S. City is Offering Free Community College to its Residents

The plan aims to increase community college enrollment by 20%. San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee said on Tuesday the city would become the first in the United States to offer tuition-free community college to its residents, framing the move as a way of he.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneFeb 8th, 2017

Rhode Island just made community college free

Rhode Island just became the fourth state in the nation to make community college free, following examples in New York, Oregon and Tennessee......»»

Category: topSource: cnnAug 3rd, 2017

The Supreme Court says offensive trademarks are protected speech

“HATE speech”, activists on college campuses like to say, “is not free speech”. Ted Wheeler, the mayor of Portland, Oregon, made the point last month in reference to a man who uttered anti-Musl.....»»

Category: useconomySource: economistJun 21st, 2017

Best in Finance 2017: Calvin Harris Jr., Baltimore City Community College

Calvin Harris Jr. is the vice president for business and finance at Baltimore City Community College. He is also the founder and CFO of Harvin Consulting......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 9th, 2017

Baker, Walsh announce tuition-free college pilot program

Massachusetts Gov. Charlie Baker and Boston Mayor Martin J. Walsh have announced a tuition-free college program......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsMay 30th, 2017

Amazon offers up free bananas at community stands

Online retail giant Amazon.com hands out free bananas at their Community Banana Stands on the company's corporate campus in downtown Seattle. Photo: Laura Stevens/The Wall Street Journal.....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralMay 22nd, 2017

Tuition-free college is getting bigger

Tennessee is about to become the first state in the nation to make community college free for all. Oregon and New York have similar tuition-free programs......»»

Category: topSource: cnnMay 16th, 2017

Tennessee makes community college free for all adults

Governor Bill Haslam is expected to sign a bill that expands Tennessee's free tuition program, making all adults eligible as long as they don't already have a degree......»»

Category: personalSource: cnnMay 11th, 2017

Obama To Receive $400,000 Speaking Fee At Cantor Fitzgerald Conference

Shortly after Barack Obama delivered his first (free) speech today since leaving the White House in Chicago before an invitation-only crowd of college students, community organizers and other fans, Fox News' Charlie Gasparino reports that in what may be .....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeApr 24th, 2017

This New York college has a 100% job placement rate and charges zero tuition — but there"s a catch

Wikimedia CommonsWebb Institute is one of only a handful of colleges in the US that offers a tuition-free four-year education. Located in Glen Cove, New York, the school boasts a strong academic program, and is ranked in Princeton Review's The Best 381 Co.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderApr 23rd, 2017

NY offers free college tuition. So do these countries

New York is making college free for middle-class students. In Europe, some countries have been offering similar benefits for years......»»

Category: topSource: cnnApr 10th, 2017

New York offers free college tuition. So do these countries

Is New York taking a page from Europe's education playbook?.....»»

Category: topSource: cnnApr 10th, 2017

David Cordish is preparing another bid to redevelop Bard Building site

David Cordish said Wednesday he is preparing a new bid to redevelop the former Inner Harbor campus of the Baltimore City Community College. It will be the second attempt by the Cordish Cos. to redevelop the prime downtown site, after a failed att.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 23rd, 2017

BCCC again seeks developer for prime Bard Building site

Baltimore City Community College has again put out a call for the redevelopment of the prime Bard Building site downtown. A request for proposals for the redevelopment of the 1.1-acre site located at 600 block of E. Lombard St. has been issued by.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 17th, 2017

Mixed results from Oregon"s free-tuition experiment

The Oregon Promise made community college tuition free. It saves the richest students up to $3,248 a year while the poorest students save just $1,000......»»

Category: topSource: cnnMar 6th, 2017

Most of Oregon"s free-tuition dollars aren"t going to poor students

Oregon became the second state in the nation to make community college tuition-free last fall......»»

Category: topSource: moneyMar 6th, 2017

Butler adding business degree option

Butler Community College is creating a way for its students to obtain a bachelor’s degree in business administration. The school, which primarily offers associate’s degree-level courses, is partnering with Ottawa University on an initiative t.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 22nd, 2017

How San Francisco is paying for free community college

San Francisco will be the first city in the nation to offer free community college to all residents starting this fall, and will pay for it with a luxury real estate tax. Here's how the city will pay for it......»»

Category: topSource: cnnFeb 10th, 2017