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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 23, 2015
Ellison backs campus carry bill despite tough odds - Elko Daily Free Press

Elko Daily Free Press

Ellison backs campus carry bill despite tough odds
Elko Daily Free Press
After the bill failed to receive enough votes in the assembly, Assembly Bill 487 was introduced that would authorize “a person who holds a permit to carry a concealed firearm to do so on the property of the Nevada System of Higher Education under ...

May 22, 2015
Nevada needs-based scholarship program bill advances but lacks funding - Las Vegas Review-Journal

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Nevada needs-based scholarship program bill advances but lacks funding
Las Vegas Review-Journal
Funding, however, was stripped out. Instead, the bill would direct the Nevada System of Higher Education to establish procedures on how the grants would be awarded and administrated. State Sen. Ruben Kihuen, D-Las Vegas, said Nevada is one of only a ...
Nevada lawmakers comb through Sandoval's revised tax planLas Vegas Sun
Assembly kills measure allowing concealed guns on collegesBeaumont Enterprise

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May 21, 2015
Nevada Assembly kills 'campus carry' gun amendment - Las Vegas Review-Journal

Las Vegas Review-Journal

Nevada Assembly kills 'campus carry' gun amendment
Las Vegas Review-Journal
There has been widespread, but by no means unanimous, opposition to that proposal from students, faculty and administrators of the Nevada System of Higher Education. Fiore and Assembly John Hambrick, R-Las Vegas, also had a public spat that led to her ...
Assembly kills measure allowing concealed guns at collegesLas Vegas Sun

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May 5, 2015
State must invest more money in higher education - Las Vegas Review-Journal

State must invest more money in higher education
Las Vegas Review-Journal
However, state funding for the eight institutions in the Nevada System of Higher Education decreased dramatically, by nearly 30 percent, during the Great Recession, from a high of $683,818,577 in 2009 to $472,368,017 in 2013. The Board of Regents has ...

May 17, 2015
ACT could qualify students for Nevada scholarship - Reno Gazette Journal

Reno Gazette Journal

ACT could qualify students for Nevada scholarship
Reno Gazette Journal
Stewart said the bill would allow bright students who are “late bloomers” and didn't do well early in their high school career to take advantage of the scholarship. It requires the Board of Regents of the Nevada System of Higher Education to set a ...

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May 21, 2015
TMCC prepares for graduation in Reno - KRNV My News 4

TMCC prepares for graduation in Reno
KRNV My News 4
TMCC presented awards to outstanding students in all academic areas. Speakers gave presentations, and some regents from the Nevada System of Higher Education were on hand, too. The commencement ceremony is set for 10 a.m. Friday at the Grand ...

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May 16, 2015
Campus carry added to another gun bill, clears Assembly panel - Las Vegas Review-Journal

Las Vegas Review-Journal

Campus carry added to another gun bill, clears Assembly panel
Las Vegas Review-Journal
There has been widespread, but by no means unanimous, opposition to the bill from students, faculty and administrators of the Nevada System of Higher Education. It passed the Assembly on a 24-15 vote April 6. Brower said there was not enough support in ...
'Campus carry' gun bill alive again at LegislatureReno Gazette Journal

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May 20, 2015
UNR president gets praise, but is missing the mark - Reno Gazette Journal

Reno Gazette Journal

UNR president gets praise, but is missing the mark
Reno Gazette Journal
As Dr. Benjamin Ginsberg from Johns Hopkins University has written in the Washington Monthly, is it true that at NSHE and UNR the "Administrators Ate My Tuition"? As to the Nevada System of Higher Education, the question parents, students and lawmakers ...

May 15, 2015
A 'one-day' wish is closer than she ever imagined - Nevada Today

Nevada Today

A 'one-day' wish is closer than she ever imagined
Nevada Today
And, one student in the entire Nevada System of Education throughout the state is bestowed the honor of the undergraduate Regents' Scholar Award, which this year went to Padilla-Rodriguez, along with a $5,000 stipend. ... Her impressive string of ...