College Aid Boost
- N.J. Educational Agency Lines Up Dormitory Safety Trust Deal. Braun, Martin Z. // Bond Buyer;8/6/2001, Vol. 337 Issue 31196, p44
Reports on New Jersey Educational Facilities Authority's sale of dormitory safety trust fund bonds on August 7, 2001. Use of proceeds from the issue; Structure of the deal.
- N.J. Colleges Looking at Windfall of Issuance From New Program. Hoffman, David // Bond Buyer;10/08/99, Vol. 330 Issue 30743, p7
Reports on the plan of the New Jersey Educational Facilities Authority to issue school bonds in 2000. Approval received to issued bonds to fund capital improvement projects at public and private colleges and universities; Support for the bonds by state appropriations.
- New Jersey's Seton Hall University to Sell $44 Million Mixed Issue Today. Peacock, Wayne // Bond Buyer;06/13/2001, Vol. 336 Issue 31159, p3
Reports the bond sale by Seton Hall University through the New Jersey Educational Facilities Authority. Rating of Standard & Poor's for the university; Details on the debt of the school; Impact of the fire on university finances.
- N.J. reaches school funds agreement. Hoffman, David // Bond Buyer;11/17/99, Vol. 330 Issue 30770, p1
Reports that New Jersey lawmakers have unveiled the details of their borrowing plan for local school construction. Issuance of the bonds through the state Educational Facilities Authority; Uncertainty over where money to fund construction will come.
- Higher Education Suffers as Tennesseans Say 'No' to New Taxes. Hefner, David // Black Issues in Higher Education;8/30/2001, Vol. 18 Issue 14, p32
Discusses the difficulty faced by the Tennessee state government in controlling the increase in tuition fees in its public universities and colleges. Refusal of the state Legislature to increase taxes as alternate source of state funds; Decline in state appropriations to higher education;...
- Kentucky reconsiders issuing bonds to endow teachers. Molis, Jim // Bond Buyer;02/24/98, Vol. 323 Issue 30337, p31
Discloses that Kentucky Governor Paul Patton is reconsidering a $110 million `bonds for brains' plan to fund university research endowments with debt, and opt for cash to appease legislative critics. Concerns raised by lawmakers over Patton's proposed fiscal 1999-2000 budget authorizing the...
- A BOOST FOR STATE HIGHER-EDUCATION AID. // State Legislatures;Jun2006, Vol. 32 Issue 6, p9
The article reports on the increasing state support for higher education in the U.S. As states' financial outlooks improve, state spending for public colleges has also increased. During the 2005-2006 period, state support for higher education has increased by 5.3% from the year before.
- Pennsylvania higher education steps up to fill budget gaps. White, Holly // Central Penn Business Journal;4/27/2012, Vol. 28 Issue 18, p3
The article focuses on the financial condition of public higher education in Pennsylvania. It mentions the efforts of several public colleges and universities in maintaining their finances and cash flows by implementing various programs including energy savings, grants and contracts, and...
- What's happening to the 'PUBLIC' in PUBLIC EDUCATION? Melton, Page Boinest // Black Issues in Higher Education;8/30/2001, Vol. 18 Issue 14, p26
Examines the factors which contributed to the funding problems faced by public universities and colleges in the United States. Impact of economic slowdown on the amount of tuition fees; Reduction of state appropriations in higher education; Tax cut initiative of state governments to recover from...