Southern Illinois University officials say they are down to the final four candidates for the position of chancellor at the school's Carbondale campus.

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Kentucky Lieutenant Governor Jenean Hampton is visiting Murray State University next Monday to kick-off the regional round of a business pitch competition for high school students.

Andy Beshear, Official Photo

A court hearing this morning will determine if Attorney General Andy Beshear can intervene in a lawsuit between Western Kentucky University and its student newspaper.

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The Kentucky Council on Postsecondary Education has approved a three to five percent limit on tuition increases for the upcoming school year. 

via Southern Illinois University webpage

  Illinois' budget impasse has prompted another "doomsday scenario" at Southern Illinois University – which could be voted on as early as next week.

In a letter to the SIU system, President Randy Dunn outlined what he'll be asking from the Board of Trustees when they meet in Carbondale. The request includes declaration of a financial emergency.


Morehead State University has hired a new president to take over the office in July. 

U of L Foundation Ends Controversial Pay Plan, Limits Spending

Mar 29, 2017
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University of Louisville Foundation leaders put an end Tuesday to a controversial deferred compensation plan that doled out an extra $20 million to U of L administrators.

via March for Science Bowling Green, KY, Facebook

Bowling Green organizers are planning a local March for Science in support of the national event on April 22, which is Earth Day.

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More than two hundred high school students from the region are expected to attend Murray State University’s first annual Math Day on Tuesday.


West Kentucky Community and Technical College is splitting Work Ready Skills funding with regional partners.