The scare at Harvard comes less than a month after false reports of a gunman sent Yale’s campus into a lockdown over the Thanksgiving holiday.
University President Peter Salovey said the largest impact of the deal for Yale would be the restoration of funding for the National Institutes of Health and other sources – largely federal agencies – of federal grants. However, the specifics of how much funding to such sources will be restored are yet to be ironed out in Congress.
For some at the event, Mandela’s legacy intersected directly with their own lives. Goff-Crews said that among the senior administrators, nearly all recalled protesting the apartheid regime while in college.
Federal regulators are set to expand their oversight of the approximately $1.2 trillion in student debt in hopes of preventing practices deemed “unfair, deceptive or abusive.”
The White House announced Friday afternoon it is rescheduling a planned conference on the success of lower-income students, citing the death of former South African President Nelson Mandela. The conference was to be held in Washington on Dec. 11 with roughly 140 leaders in government, business, philanthropy and higher education – including Yale President Peter »