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May 29, 2015
Assembly OKs Revived Bill Allowing More Guns on Colleges - KOLO

KOLO

Assembly OKs Revived Bill Allowing More Guns on Colleges
KOLO
CARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) - Nevada Assembly members have approved a revived bill allowing permit holders to bring concealed guns onto college campuses. Assembly members voted 26-16 to approve AB487 on Friday. The measure now moves to the ...
Assembly OKs Revived Bill Allowing More Guns on Colleges CampusesKTVN

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May 27, 2015
Nevada campus carry gun bill sent to Assembly floor - Las Vegas Review-Journal

Las Vegas Review-Journal

Nevada campus carry gun bill sent to Assembly floor
Las Vegas Review-Journal
There has been widespread, but by no means unanimous, opposition to campus carry from students, faculty and administrators of the Nevada System of Higher Education. Assemblyman Ira Hansen, R-Sparks, the committee's chairman, said he anticipates the ...
Committee OKs bill allowing concealed guns on college campusesLas Vegas Sun
Revived Nevada bill would allow concealed guns on collegesSan Francisco Chronicle (subscription)

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May 29, 2015
California Standard Tests Go Smoothly, but Results Might Not - Techwire.net

California Standard Tests Go Smoothly, but Results Might Not
Techwire.net
As standardized testing season comes to a close, California education officials expressed relief at the lack of catastrophic technical glitches in the first year of assessments based on the new Common Core standards, but fear they won't get off so ...

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May 29, 2015
Nicholls State names Lynn Gillette new provost - NOLA.com

NOLA.com

Nicholls State names Lynn Gillette new provost
NOLA.com
Before joining Sierra Nevada, Gillette taught graduate-level management courses at Tulane University's Freeman School of Business as an adjunct instructor from 2004 to 2013. He has served in the administrations of many higher education institutions, ...
Nicholls names new provostDaily Comet

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May 29, 2015
Life and Death at Cirque du Soleil - Vanity Fair

Vanity Fair

Life and Death at Cirque du Soleil
Vanity Fair
But there was little they could say: most of the story remained under wraps until November 2013, when the state of Nevada's Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) completed its investigation of the death. Right away, though ... Cirque's ...

May 29, 2015
Big raises for Idaho CEOs in 2014 - The Idaho Statesman

The Idaho Statesman

Big raises for Idaho CEOs in 2014
The Idaho Statesman
Bill Roberts covers Micron, workforce development and education. There are 570 chief ... Compensation generally was much higher than in 2013, with several high-performing CEOs receiving double-digit raises. The median ... Intermountain Community ...

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May 24, 2015
Nevada colleges wait for funding fixes from lawmakers - Reno Gazette Journal

Reno Gazette Journal

Nevada colleges wait for funding fixes from lawmakers
Reno Gazette Journal
“I think of it as the eye of the hurricane passing over us now,” said Dan Klaich, chancellor of the Nevada System of Higher Education. “All of this has been discussed, and it's much above us now.” He said the Board of Regents, the elected body that ...

May 29, 2015
Rubio picks up valuable endorsement at famous Las Vegas pawn shop - Las Vegas Sun

Rubio picks up valuable endorsement at famous Las Vegas pawn shop
Las Vegas Sun
Nevada's early spot on the nominating contest calendar has already made it a popular destination for candidates and likely candidates including Jeb Bush, Rand Paul and Ben Carson. Rubio has deeper ties to ... "The debate about how we pay for higher ...

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May 29, 2015
His lesson: Never give up on troubled kids - DesMoinesRegister.com

His lesson: Never give up on troubled kids
DesMoinesRegister.com
Because of his age, the Nevada, Ia., kid was put on probation for a year and a half — and then promptly arrested again, for stealing alcohol. That kept him on ... The system, and individuals, kept taking chances on him and he eventually landed what he ...

May 29, 2015
Moshe Jacob Named Valedictorian of Lander College of Arts & Sciences in ... - Touro College News

Touro College News

Moshe Jacob Named Valedictorian of Lander College of Arts & Sciences in ...
Touro College News
But besides receiving a top-notch education, he said attending LAS was worth the arduous commute because of its “homey” feel. “Everyone's friendly ... Touro is a system of non-profit institutions of higher and professional education. Touro College ...