Daily News 3/18/19

DAILY NEWS 3/18/19

 

 

 

LEGAL AND REGULATORY NEWS

US Department Of Education Releases Guidance On Borrowers Defense To Repayment Regulation

https://ifap.ed.gov/eannouncements/030719GuidConcernProv2016BorrowerDefensetoRypmtRegs.html

 

 

Secretary DeVos Tells Colleges To Drop Arbitration Agreements

https://www.insidehighered.com/quicktakes/2019/03/18/devos-tells-colleges-drop-arbitration-agreements

 

 

What Is At Stake In A Possible Accreditation Overhaul

https://www.educationdive.com/news/whats-at-stake-in-a-possible-accreditation-overhaul/549946/

 

 

US Department Of Labor Proposes Changes To Overtime Pay Salary Cap

https://www.nasfaa.org/news-item/17751/Department_of_Labor_Proposes_Changes_to_Overtime_Pay_Salary_Cap

 

 

Navient Wins Summary Judgment As Court Confirms Calls To Collect Government-Backed Student Loans Are Not A Violation Of The Telephone Consumers Protection Act

https://www.natlawreview.com/article/navient-wins-summary-judgment-court-confirms-calls-to-collect-government-backed-debt

 

 

 

FINANCIAL AID NEWS

US House Holds Hearing On Federal Loan Servicer Oversight After Concerning Internal Report

https://www.nasfaa.org/news-item/17670/House_Holds_Hearing_on_Federal_Loan_Servicer_Oversight_After_Concerning_OIG_Report

 

 

Students Grapple With Fine Print On Student Debt Forgiveness After Their College Closes

https://www.marketwatch.com/story/students-grapple-with-fine-print-on-student-debt-forgiveness-after-their-college-closes-2019-03-15

 

 

 

 

NATIONAL NEWS

Colleges List Priorities For Higher Education Act Reauthorization

https://www.educationdive.com/news/colleges-list-priorities-for-higher-education-act-reauthorization/550573/

 

 

Wall Street Journal Editorial Supports For-Profit Colleges And Criticizes Those Looking To Regulate Them More Than Tax-Exempt Public And Non-Profit Schools

https://www.wsj.com/articles/shireman-and-allies-want-to-kill-for-profit-schools-11552678063

 

 

Governor Cuomos’ Proposal To Over-Regulate For-Profit Colleges In New York Is “Off-Base” And Will Hurt The Poor

https://nypost.com/2019/03/16/cuomos-off-base-bid-to-shut-down-new-yorks-for-profit-colleges/

 

  

Lets Talk About The Real College Admission Problem

https://thehill.com/opinion/education/434275-lets-talk-about-the-real-college-admissions-problem

 

 

More News On College Admission Scandal

https://www.edsurge.com/news/2019-03-15-ringleader-of-admissions-scam-also-ran-a-college-counseling-firm-for-families-in-china

 

https://www.forbes.com/sites/dantedisparte/2019/03/17/the-college-admission-conspiracy-is-educations-madoff-moment/#5178112670d6

 

https://www.insidehighered.com/admissions/article/2019/03/18/look-many-legal-ways-wealthy-applicants-have-edge-admissions

 

https://www.insidehighered.com/admissions/views/2019/03/18/admissions-systems-receiving-unprecedented-scrutiny-colleges-must-decide

 

 

 

STATE NEWS

Supporters Of Erie Community College Are Losing Battle, But Have Indicated They Are Ready To Settle In For Long Fight

https://www.goerie.com/news/20190316/empower-erie-ready-to-settle-in-for-longer-fight-for-community-college

 

 

Art Institute Of Pittsburgh Closes; Students Are Getting Resources To Help

https://pittsburgh.cbslocal.com/2019/03/15/art-institute-of-pittsburgh-closed-resources/

 

 

 

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