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January 27, 2015
Moody's assigns Aa2 to Nevada System of Higher Education's $68M Series ... - Moodys.com (press release) (subscription)

Moody's assigns Aa2 to Nevada System of Higher Education's $68M Series ...
Moodys.com (press release) (subscription)
Moody's assigns a Aa2 rating to Nevada System of Higher Education's (NSHE) expected issuance of approximately $68 million total of fixed-rate Universities Revenue Bonds, Series 2015A and Taxable Universities Revenue Bonds, Series 2015B. At this time ...

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January 30, 2015
CSN building named for first black president of a Nevada college - Las Vegas Review-Journal

Las Vegas Review-Journal

CSN building named for first black president of a Nevada college
Las Vegas Review-Journal
Nevada System of Higher Education Board of Regent Cedric Creer, who along with his fellow regents voted unanimously in December to have the building named after Meacham, said Meacham's legacy is a “testament to the sacrifice generations before me ...

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January 25, 2015
CSN names building for former president - Las Vegas Review-Journal

Las Vegas Review-Journal

CSN names building for former president
Las Vegas Review-Journal
Meacham is the first African-American to serve as president in the Nevada System of Higher Education, serving 11 years at CSN. As he had with his previous jobs, Meacham dedicated his career to the students and faculty members of the college. “Once they ...

January 30, 2015
Income gap in Florida among highest in US - Florida Today

Florida Today

Income gap in Florida among highest in US
Florida Today
“When my parents came here in 1956, they both had the equivalent of a fifth- or sixth-grade education, and they made it to the middle class as a bartender and a maid,” Rubio said. “It's very difficult to do that (today). There are jobs out there that ...

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January 30, 2015
Education Notebook, Feb. 5-11, 2015 - Las Vegas Review-Journal

Las Vegas Review-Journal

Education Notebook, Feb. 5-11, 2015
Las Vegas Review-Journal
Chris Way, co-chair of the United Way of Southern Nevada's Young Philanthropists Society, helps launch the society's second "Piggy Bank" Jan. 21 at Hollingsworth Elementary School, 1776 E. Ogden Ave., as part of a financial literacy program to teach ...

January 20, 2015
Nevada governor: It's time to raise taxes, boost education - Education Week News

Las Vegas Review-Journal

Nevada governor: It's time to raise taxes, boost education
Education Week News
"For the last at least 10 years here in Nevada, we've been trying to plug holes and trying to survive until the next biennium," Nevada System of Higher Education Regent Trevor Hayes said. "We've dug out of the hole and now's the time." Proponents say ...
Nevada officials reveal plans to trim budget shortfall this yearLas Vegas Review-Journal
Jim Clark: Sandoval's vision to reform Nevada educationTahoe Daily Tribune

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January 30, 2015
Sandoval defends tax plan as broad, fair, uncomplicated - Reno Gazette Journal

Reno Gazette Journal

Sandoval defends tax plan as broad, fair, uncomplicated
Reno Gazette Journal
Brian Sandoval laid out and defended his business-license fee proposal at a Carson City news conference Thursday, stressing that it is best new tax plan of any that have been proposed in the Nevada Legislature during the 21st century. Sandoval's ...
Governor's business fee proposal: Everyone paysThe Record-Courier

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January 30, 2015
Half of Washoe elementary schools exceed class caps - Reno Gazette Journal

Reno Gazette Journal

Half of Washoe elementary schools exceed class caps
Reno Gazette Journal
Washoe will receive nearly $22 million this school year specifically for reducing class sizes in kindergarten through third grade, according to the Nevada Department of Education. Nevada has provided nearly $2.5 billion to local districts for class ...

January 16, 2015
Transcript: Nevada Gov. Brian Sandoval's 2015 State Of The State Address - Capital Public Radio News

Transcript: Nevada Gov. Brian Sandoval's 2015 State Of The State Address
Capital Public Radio News
While many must recognize the hard truth that our education system will not improve without more funding, others must accept the reality that improvements will not be made without accountability measures, collective bargaining reform, and school choice.

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January 28, 2015
Krolicki's political career might not be over - Reno Gazette Journal

Reno Gazette Journal

Krolicki's political career might not be over
Reno Gazette Journal
Cortez-Masto, now the executive vice chancellor for the Nevada System of Higher Education, did not return email requests for comment. Yet, Krolicki is "lucky" Cortez-Masto let the issue drop and did not appeal the ruling, said Chris Wicker, a Reno ...