Latest Stories for May 25th, 2018

Gearing Up for California's Expansion in Computer Science Education

By Suzanne Hartzell Even though California is a leader in technological innovation, it trails other states when it comes to computer science education in public schools. There is little professional development funding, high schools are not required to offer computer science courses and, until recently, there were no computer science curriculum...
By University Communications |

UCR Leads Major U.S. Universities in Pell Grant Student Success

According to an analysis of federal data, the University of California, Riverside leads all major universities in enrolling and graduating students who receive Pell Grants. In a report titled, “ The Pell Divide: How Four-Year Institutions are Failing to Graduate Low- and Moderate-Income Students ,” researchers at D.C.-based think tank Third Way...
By John Replogle |