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Nevada Colleges Face Big Backlog In Maintenance

Nevada’s colleges and universities are facing an expensive and expanding backlog in maintenance projects, a dilemma that has administrators grappling with how to pay for it.


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College Workers’ Hours To Be Cut Over Health Care

The Maricopa County Community College District plans to reduce the hours of 1,300 part-time workers so that it doesn’t have to provide them with health insurance.


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Lawmaker Warns Of Uprising Over College Budget Cuts

One lawmaker has warned of a Middle East-style unrest if the College of Southern Nevada doesn’t get more funding.  State Senator John Lee urged a joint Legislative subcommittee to shift more funds to state colleges, […]

CBS Las Vegas–03/04/2011