Former Penn State President Graham Spanier became the highest paid public college president of 2011-12 when he was forced out over his handling of the sex abuse scandal involving former assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky, according to a survey released Sunday.
Penn Hills students had to circumvent a narrow, but deep sinkhole Friday.
From starting up and operating construction equipment, to digging and pouring concrete to install a new bench, one group of students is learning a lot.
The Richard King Mellon Foundation has given $37 million to two western Pennsylvania universities.
A Mount Lebanon chorus director turned himself in Friday to face charges of sending-sexually explicit texts to a male student for two years, and even beyond graduation.
Four years of “free” college tuition is every parent’s dream.
Sequestration is a fancy name for across-the-board federal budget cuts — and just about everything is affected.
The Obama administration says automatic spending cuts set to take effect this week would mean less money for Pennsylvania’s schools, military, environmental protection, and drug treatment.
Some high school students could get a little help with college tuition from the Pittsburgh Black Media Federation.
The Superintendent of the Hempfield Area School District says he will “fight for the lives of his students.”
Gov. Tom Corbett unveiled his budget proposal today. He says he plans to spend an additional $600 million in the upcoming fiscal year.
Students at low-achieving schools will have the possibility to apply for scholarships based on their school’s status.
Carnegie Mellon University is raising tuition 4 percent for new students next academic year and three percent for returning students.
More than 100 people packed a school board meeting Monday night, pleading with members to reconsider controversial staff cuts.
Pennsylvania higher education officials and the union representing state university faculty are reporting progress at the bargaining table.