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April 1, 2015
Lori Brazfield: Nevada System of Higher Education - Nevada Business Magazine

Nevada Business Magazine

Lori Brazfield: Nevada System of Higher Education
Nevada Business Magazine
Grant administration is one you fall into. I began writing grants for local non-profits to gain awareness and funding for projects; then one thing led to another and I began managing the projects and my career in higher education overseeing the entire ...

March 31, 2015
Clifton column: Nevada gets its first Fisher House - Reno Gazette Journal

Reno Gazette Journal

Clifton column: Nevada gets its first Fisher House
Reno Gazette Journal
Congratulations to Western Nevada College professor Emily Howarth, honored by the Nevada System of Higher Education Board of Regents with its 2015 NSHE Regents Teaching Award. Howarth, an Air Force veteran, teaches computer information ...

April 1, 2015
Nevadans deserve better options than Common Core - Las Vegas Review-Journal

Nevadans deserve better options than Common Core
Las Vegas Review-Journal
If Common Core is so intellectually healthy for Nevada's children, then why does it require constant promoting and defending? To assuage Nevadans' concerns with this national education initiative, Nevada System of Higher Education Regents Michael ...

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March 29, 2015
Kate Marshall & Elliott Parker: Balancing Nevada's need for higher education - Nevada Appeal

Kate Marshall & Elliott Parker: Balancing Nevada's need for higher education
Nevada Appeal
Ever since the Morrill Act of 1862, Nevada's public higher education system has been a balancing act between what is good for our students and what is good for our state. Milt Glick, UNR's late president, used to say the university not only helped its ...

March 4, 2015
Colleges against campus carry bill sponsored by 21 lawmakers - Reno Gazette Journal

Reno Gazette Journal

Colleges against campus carry bill sponsored by 21 lawmakers
Reno Gazette Journal
The Nevada System of Higher Education wants college presidents, not lawmakers, to have the final say on who carries a firearm on campus. It will be part of the debate on campus carry legislation during the Assembly Committee on Judiciary Thursday. On ...
Nevada lawmakers reviewing bill that would allow concealed weapons on ...Fox Business
Nevada lawmakers review bill that would allow concealed weapons on college ...Daily Journal
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March 30, 2015
Catherine Cortez Masto, Nevada Latina Politician Who Could Replace Harry ... - Latin Post

Latin Post

Catherine Cortez Masto, Nevada Latina Politician Who Could Replace Harry ...
Latin Post
Cortez Masto is currently the Nevada System of Higher Education's executive vice president, but prior to assuming the role, she served two terms as Nevada's attorney general. In both attorney general election, Cortez Masto won her race by double-digit ...

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March 31, 2015
Bill would remove underage drinking penalty in emergencies - Columbus Ledger-Enquirer

Bill would remove underage drinking penalty in emergencies
Columbus Ledger-Enquirer
Nevada System of Higher Education lobbyist Constance Brooks said Nevada colleges are typically supportive in helping students deal with the effects of binge drinking. "We within our system are pretty liberal when it comes to students facing those types ...

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April 1, 2015
America Needs Grads, but These Teens Face Tough Barriers to College - TakePart

TakePart

America Needs Grads, but These Teens Face Tough Barriers to College
TakePart
Meanwhile, in four states where the undocumented immigrant population has exploded—North Carolina, Georgia, Nevada, and Arkansas—there aren't any provisions for unauthorized students to pay lower tuition even though more than 61 percent of ...

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March 29, 2015
Western Nevada College Professor Emily Howarth earns regents state teaching ... - Nevada Appeal

Nevada Appeal

Western Nevada College Professor Emily Howarth earns regents state teaching ...
Nevada Appeal
The statewide Nevada System of Higher Education's Board of Regents noticed, too. After being nominated by her peers at WNC, Howarth has been chosen for the statewide 2015 NSHE Regents Teaching Award. Several years ago, as Nevada's economy ...

March 9, 2015
Nevada Regents ready to go on medical school plans - Reno Gazette Journal

Reno Gazette Journal

Nevada Regents ready to go on medical school plans
Reno Gazette Journal
The Nevada System of Higher Education is confident it has calmed some fears about not being ready to launch medical school plans. At a Board of Regents meeting Friday in Las Vegas, Chancellor Dan Klaich spoke about the difference between Gov.