All posts tagged "Nevada System of Higher Education"

  • Government
    The Effects of Subsidizing Higher Education

    (Victor Joecks/NPRI) – I’ve always been a fan of economist Richard Vedder, but I was especially intrigued when I came across this short video, the script for which he wrote. The video notes that North Dakota subsidizes its public universities much more heavily than neighboring states and the United States as a...

  • Politics
    Knecht Announces Re-election Bid For Nevada Regents

    (Ron Knecht) – For over five years, it has been my privilege to serve the people of Western Nevada as a Regent, promoting accountability of our colleges and universities to the voters of our state and fostering excellence in teaching, research and public service. I am very grateful for the support and...

  • Government
    Nevada Higher Education Selected For Improved Accountability Program

    (Sean Whaley/Nevada News Bureau) – The National Governors Association (NGA) announced today that Nevada has been selected as one of six states to participate in a Policy Academyon strengthening post-secondary education performance measures. The NGA defines a Policy Academy as a highly interactive, team-based process for helping a select number of states...

  • Government
    A Fresh Look At A Stagnant System

    (Lori Piotrowski) - The Nevada System of Higher Education has issued a report. That may not be...

  • Government
    Regent Objects To Klaich’s Need For Lobbyist

    (Ron Knecht) – Hon. Dan Klaich, Chancellor Nevada System of Higher Education 7 July 2011   Dear Dan, I received your e-mail and attachments saying you plan to hire a chief lobbyist (NSHE Director of Government Relations), and I oppose that plan.  It would be a bad idea at any time, but...