Kirk Carapezza appears in the following:
Tuesday, May 14, 2019
Laura Janke had previously denied taking bribes for writing the phony biographies, but she is now the fourth corrupt coach to plead guilty. She's expected to testify against others in the case.
Tuesday, March 12, 2019
Dozens of people have been charged in a scam aimed at getting children of the rich and famous into elite colleges. The scam involved cheating on entrance exams and fake athletic credentials.
In Massachusetts, Labor Shortage in Field of Integrated Photonics Means New Opportunities for Workers
Wednesday, January 16, 2019
Modern technology is increasingly dependent on fiber optics, for which there's currently a shortage of trained technicians.
Friday, November 02, 2018
The Harvard University admissions trial comes to a close on Friday. The case centers on how much a school can consider race in admissions.
Tuesday, October 30, 2018
Decreasing support for higher education in Montana could mean the first "no" vote for using property taxes to support public colleges.
Monday, October 15, 2018
A federal lawsuit alleging racial discrimination in Harvard University's admissions process goes to court this week. It could have big consequences for higher education.
Monday, September 17, 2018
A new survey finds that the majority of Americans disagree with the Supreme Court's ruling to uphold affirmative action. But most still say that they value diversity on college campuses.
Friday, August 31, 2018
The Justice Department has backed a lawsuit alleging that Harvard University illegally discriminates against Asian-Americans. And mourners are paying tribute to John McCain and Aretha Franklin.
Friday, August 31, 2018
The Justice Department is backing a lawsuit alleging that Harvard University illegally discriminates against Asian-Americans.
Thursday, August 30, 2018
The Justice Department is backing a lawsuit that charges Harvard University discriminates against Asian-American applicants.
Tuesday, June 26, 2018
A federal judge in California recently ordered the Education Department to stop collecting on loans of students who attended schools run by the now defunct Corinthian Colleges.
Wednesday, May 30, 2018
Asians are the fastest growing ethnic group in the country, but few colleges and universities offer programs about Asian-American history or culture.
Friday, March 30, 2018
For the first time in the history of American higher education, a state public university has purchased a for-profit college and the deal is stirring some controversy.
Monday, February 26, 2018
College students who were protected by the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program face an uneasy time with Congress still hesitating to act.
Thursday, August 03, 2017
The Justice Department says it is looking into claims that Harvard University holds Asian-American applicants to higher standards than black and Latino students.
Friday, April 07, 2017
President Trump's latest travel ban is stuck in legal limbo, but many still think it's having an effect on American colleges and universities.
Wednesday, March 15, 2017
Researchers surveyed more than 33,000 community college students and found that a greater number are going without food and housing than previously thought.
Tuesday, March 14, 2017
The University of Vermont, Burlington offers students a healthy-living environment, away from drugs and alcohol, to teach students to nurture their young brains.
Thursday, February 23, 2017
Some American colleges and universities could lose billions of dollars in tuition revenue from Chinese students if President Trump's tough talk on China disrupts their business model.
Wednesday, February 15, 2017
A master's degree, especially from an elite university, can be expensive. But a several universities are trying an experiment online to see if that cost, for some degrees, can come down.