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USF Polytechnic fallout

David Touchon is the interim leader at USF Polytechnic. Read more »
Published on 2/1/2012

Miami-Dade school system in a race to change

Work is focused on student performance -- as that helps determine teacher pay. Read more »
Published on 1/11/2012

University of Miami is betting on bioscience

UM's new Life Science and Technology Park opened in September Read more »
Published on 12/23/2011

Aviation innovation: Embry-Riddle sees green skies ahead

Embry-Riddle's Eco-Eagle takes wing. Read more »
Published on 12/21/2011

Telluspoint - tech venture - has licenses from UWF

Professors at University of West Florida created a new tech company. Read more »
Published on 12/21/2011

Valencia College - Out of the Shadows

Central - Valencia College - Out of the Shadows Read more »
Published on 11/4/2011

Florida Atlantic University turns 50

In 2011, FAU marks its 50th anniversary. Read more »
Published on 10/11/2011

Julie Young is a Principal Entrepreneur

How a restless assitant principal built the nation's leading online public school. Read more »
Published on 9/1/2011

Education is More than Textbooks

St. Lucie County's school district signed a five-year partnership with textbook publisher Houghton Mifflin Harcourt. Read more »
Published on 7/26/2011

Collegiate Staffing USA

Central Florida Business Profile Read more »
Published on 7/18/2011

Successes: Notable Professors and Departments at Florida Universities

University professors and departments are drawing accolades. Read more »
Published on 7/6/2011

USF Polytechnic Survives the Veto Pen

Gov. Rick Scott signs off on $35 million for USF's Lakeland campus. Read more »
Published on 7/6/2011

Sweet Dreams: Trendy Dorms in Florida

Schools are spending millions on plush residence halls, looking for an edge in recruiting. Read more »
Published on 7/5/2011

The Lobbyists: Confronting Cutbacks

Colleges spend millions on lobbyists to watch out for their individual interests in the Legislature. Read more »
Published on 7/5/2011

Class Size Struggle

The number of courses on Florida campuses with 100-plus students is rising. Read more »
Published on 7/1/2011

Chancellor Frank Brogan is in the Hot Seat

Chancellor Frank Brogan is trying to emphasize 'system' to a group of universities that have grown accustomed to functioning as independent actors. Read more »
Published on 6/29/2011

A Mission Leap for Florida's Colleges

Is the new Florida College System cutting-edge or overreaching? Read more »
Published on 6/28/2011

Florida Colleges are Taking Academics Online

Florida colleges are already offering thousands of classes online -- with more still to come. Read more »
Published on 6/28/2011

Reven-U: Funding Higher Education

Here's how Florida's public universities plan to get the money they say they need to get better. Read more »
Published on 6/27/2011

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