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Plymouth State eases pathway from community colleges

Oct. 18, 2021 02:01 AM EDT

PLYMOUTH, N.H. (AP) — Plymouth State University is expanding its commitment to helping students transfer from the community college system. Starting next fall, anyone who earns an associate degree in business from any of the 11 Community College System of New Hampshire...

How to benefit from corporate pledges to minority businesses

Sep. 30, 2021 07:01 AM EDT

Since the start of 2020, companies from Bank of America and JPMorgan Chase to Google and Twitter have pledged billions of dollars to support entrepreneurs of color. All those dollars don’t go directly into business owners’ pockets, however. Many are being invested in...

Northwestern getting record gift of $480M from Ryan family

Sep. 22, 2021 17:49 PM EDT

EVANSTON, Ill. (AP) — Northwestern University announced its largest donation ever Wednesday, a $480 million gift that will be used for many priorities, from biomedicine to the campus football stadium. The money is coming from alumni Patrick and Shirley Ryan and family,...

University of Missouri Business College get $5 million gift

Aug. 05, 2021 13:18 PM EDT

COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) — The University of Missouri has received a $5 million commitment that will be used to help students in need at the school's Trulaske College of Business, university officials announced Thursday. The commitment includes $3 million from Pinney Allen...

Target to offer debt-free education to front-line workers

Aug. 04, 2021 10:02 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Target Corp. is joining a growing list of retailers and restaurant chains offering educational assistance at select online institutions for its front-line employees in a fiercely competitive job market. The Minneapolis-based discounter said Wednesday...