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September 15, 2014
Philanthropy briefs: Sept. 15, 2014 - Las Vegas Review-Journal

Philanthropy briefs: Sept. 15, 2014
Las Vegas Review-Journal
The Nevada System of Higher Education received a $500,000 grant through the Nevada NASA Space Grant Consortium for the creation of a new program that will establish a community of practice at four Nevada community college campuses (locally the ...

September 4, 2014
Nevada regents vote to continue campus pot ban - Las Vegas Review-Journal

Nevada regents vote to continue campus pot ban
Las Vegas Review-Journal
Regent Allison Stephens said if the Nevada System of Higher Education was to allow participation in medical marijuana, it would put at risk federal funding that is critical for the students and institutions. “This has nothing to do with whether we ...

September 15, 2014
Report: 'Rising Income Inequality' Squeezing State Tax Revenue - CBS Local

CBS Local

Report: 'Rising Income Inequality' Squeezing State Tax Revenue
CBS Local
State tax revenue growth has risen slightly since then as the economy has recovered and some states — California, Connecticut, New Jersey and New York, for example — have adopted higher top marginal income tax rates, according to S&P. In 2012 ...
US wealth gap putting the squeeze on state revenueBoston Herald

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September 2, 2014
Skyward forward: Nevada colleges receive $500000 space and science ... - Carson Now

Skyward forward: Nevada colleges receive $500000 space and science ...
Carson Now
The Nevada System of Higher Education was awarded funding of $500,000 through the Nevada NASA Space Grant Consortium for the creation of a new program that will change how Nevada's community college students learn, all the while planting the seed ...

September 15, 2014
Boyd faces $3 million deficit, 18 percent enrollment decline - UNLV The Rebel Yell

UNLV The Rebel Yell

Boyd faces $3 million deficit, 18 percent enrollment decline
UNLV The Rebel Yell
Still, Ballard believes the continuing drop in enrollment can be stopped with the help of the Nevada System of Higher Education Board of Regents. Her advice to current law students? “Start talking to board members,” Ballard said. “This is a chance for ...

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September 15, 2014
UNR master plan: Expand campus, services - Tahoe Daily Tribune

UNR master plan: Expand campus, services
Tahoe Daily Tribune
Plans to do that are outlined in a document the school has been working on all year — its 10-year Master Plan, which it is set to deliver along with a new Strategic Plan to the Nevada System of Higher Education Board of Regents for adoption at year end.

September 14, 2014
More drones, more jobs for Northern Nevada - Reno Gazette-Journal

More drones, more jobs for Northern Nevada
Reno Gazette-Journal
The aerospace agency is working to develop an system for drones that would mimic the air-traffic control systems used by higher-flying manned planes. • UNR, TMCC and DRI: The three Reno-area schools are working together on education programs for ...

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September 10, 2014
Giving Higher Ed the Old College Try - Vegas Seven

Vegas Seven

Giving Higher Ed the Old College Try
Vegas Seven
At a recent higher-education panel discussion hosted by the Las Vegas Global Economic Alliance, Dan Klaich, chancellor of the Nevada System of Higher Education, drove home this point. “These colleges are the foot soldiers in the fight for a better ...

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September 15, 2014
School expenditure skyrocketing, performance waiting for takeoff - OneNewsNow

School expenditure skyrocketing, performance waiting for takeoff
OneNewsNow
As election time nears, the all-too-familiar plea to vote for increased taxes to invest in children's education and the future bombards television screens and billboards, but does extra funding correlate to higher performance? ... among the states with ...

September 10, 2014
Nevada community colleges receive support from NASA - Nevada Appeal

Nevada community colleges receive support from NASA
Nevada Appeal
The Nevada System of Higher Education was awarded $500,000 through the Nevada NASA Space Grant Consortium for the creation of a new program that will change how Nevada's community college students learn, and plant the seed for a system which ...