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HIGHER EDUCATION NEWS, WEDNESDAY, MAY 31 2017

* Advocates view the future of historically Black colleges and universities warily. Diverse Issues in Higher Ed reports: http://snip.ly/ozrbn

* ‘I won’t give up’: How first-generation students see college. The New York Times reports: http://snip.ly/1xuhi

* Every prior education secretary has spoken at the Education Writers Association’s annual seminar, but DeVos declined this year’s invite. The Atlantic reports: http://snip.ly/4mtoc

* Fine print and tough questions for the Purdue-Kaplan deal. Inside Higher Ed reports: http://bit.ly/2rUhSlN

* Southern New Hampshire makes cuts to grow. Inside Higher Ed provides the details: http://snip.ly/r3coh

* Accreditation is broken. Time to repair it. The Chronicle of Higher Education reports: http://snip.ly/ofvn8

* Students were promised loan forgiveness. Under Trump, they wait and worry. The Chronicle of Higher Education reports: http://snip.ly/lq42x

* The $1.3 trillion student loan problem facing Betsy DeVos. CNN Money reports: http://snip.ly/8uq2x

* Good Call breaks down the good, the bad and the ugly in Trump’s Higher Education budget: http://snip.ly/jz6rc

* Changes to the future of student loan servicing. New America reports: http://snip.ly/it0n6

* NYU program piles on classes for early graduation. Market Place writes: http://snip.ly/355pg

MEMBER NEWS

* Lara Derasmo, account manager for Cutie Pie Baby Clothing manufacturer in New York City and LIM College alumna donates infant clothing. TC Palm reports: http://snip.ly/sfd1r

* Lord & Taylor’s Liz Rodbell gives keynote address at LIM College Commencement. The Daily Front Row reports: http://snip.ly/u1kpz

* For the eighth consecutive year, SVA earns the ADC School of the Year title: http://snip.ly/f632h

APC News

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