Council on Postsecondary Education - Recent Headlines

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  • Budget Development Work Group to meet
    Monday, June 22, 2015
    The Council on Postsecondary Education’s Budget Development Work Group will meet Tuesday, June 23, 1 p.m. EDT in Meeting Room A at the Council on Postsecondary Education offices in Frankfort.
  • Dual Credit Advisory Council to meet
    Friday, June 19, 2015
    The Council on Postsecondary Education’s Dual Credit Advisory Council will meet on Wednesday, June 24, 9:30 a.m. EDT in Meeting Room A at the Council on Postsecondary Education offices in Frankfort.
  • Council on Postsecondary Education meets in Hazard
    Friday, June 12, 2015
  • Council on Postsecondary Education sets meetings
    Tuesday, June 09, 2015
    The Council on Postsecondary Education will hold several meetings June 11- 12 at several locations: Alice Lloyd College, Hindman Settlement School, University Center of the Mountains, and Hazard Community and Technical College.
  • Executive Committee to meet
    Friday, May 29, 2015
    The Council on Postsecondary Education’s Executive Committee will meet on Monday, June 1, at 2 p.m. ET in the training room of Blue & Company, LLC in Lexington.
  • Registration opens for college-going conference
    Wednesday, May 27, 2015
    Registration is open for the 28th Annual Academically Proficient High School Junior and Senior Diversity Conference set June 19-20 at the University of Louisville. The conference is also open to parents and guardians of the participating students.
  • CPE Budget Development Work Group to meet
    Tuesday, May 19, 2015
    The Council on Postsecondary Education’s Budget Development Work Group will meet on Thursday, May 21, 1 p.m. ET in Conference Room A at the Council offices in Frankfort.
  • Kentucky Lung Cancer Research Program Governance Board to meet
    Monday, May 18, 2015
    The Kentucky Lung Cancer Research Program Governance Board will meet Wednesday, May 20, at 2 p.m. ET in Meeting Room A at the Council on Postsecondary Education's offices in Frankfort.
  • CPE President to speak at noon to Lexington Rotary today
    Thursday, May 14, 2015
    Council on Postsecondary Education President Bob King will be the featured speaker at the Lexington Rotary luncheon Thursday (today) at noon at Fasig-Tipton, 2400 Newtown Pike in Lexington.
  • Committee on Equal Opportunities to meet
    Wednesday, May 13, 2015
    The Council on Postsecondary Education’s Committee on Equal Opportunities will meet on Monday, May 18, 9 a.m. ET in Meeting Room A at the Council on Postsecondary Education offices in Frankfort.
  • Strategic Agenda Steering Committee to meet
    Thursday, May 07, 2015
    The Council on Postsecondary Education's 2016-20 Strategic Agenda Steering Committee will meet Tuesday, May 12, at 1 p.m. ET in Room 232/233 of the Regional Post-Secondary Education Center at Elizabethtown Community and Technical College in Elizabethtown.
  • CPE Executive VP to speak at "Grant Madness" regional conference
    Thursday, May 07, 2015
    Council on Postsecondary Education Executive Vice President and Chief Academic Officer Dr. Aaron Thompson will be the opening speaker at the “Grant Madness” regional conference today at 10:30 a.m. ET.
  • Dual Credit Advisory Council to meet
    Tuesday, April 21, 2015
    The Council on Postsecondary Education’s Dual Credit Advisory Council will meet on Wednesday, April 22, 9:30 a.m. ET in Meeting Room A at the Council on Postsecondary Education offices in Frankfort.
  • Council approves among lowest tuition increases in more than a decade
    Friday, April 17, 2015
    At its meeting Friday at Morehead State University, the Council on Postsecondary Education approved among the lowest tuition and mandatory fee rate increases in more than a decade for students attending Eastern Kentucky University, Murray State University, Northern Kentucky University and the University of Kentucky.
  • Council on Postsecondary Education sets meetings in Morehead
    Tuesday, April 14, 2015
    The Council on Postsecondary Education will hold several meetings April 16-17 at Morehead State University. All meetings will take place at the Center for Health, Education and Research (CHER) Building.
  • Free online class now available to help parents support college and career planning
    Thursday, April 09, 2015
    A new online program called Take the LEAD helps Kentucky parents and community members support their middle and high school students in getting ready for college and a career. The program is free and on-demand so that participants can earn their Local Education Advocate Diploma on their own schedule.
  • Dual Credit Advisory Council to meet
    Thursday, April 02, 2015
    The Council on Postsecondary Education’s Dual Credit Advisory Council will meet on Monday, April 6, 9:30 a.m. ET in Meeting Room A at the Council on Postsecondary Education offices in Frankfort.
  • Accelerated GED launches today in Kentucky
    Wednesday, April 01, 2015
    Qualifying students looking to earn a GED have a new accelerated learning option, thanks to a program that launched today by Kentucky Adult Education. GED Express is available in all 120 Kentucky counties.
  • Registration continues for virtual Transfer Madness fair
    Tuesday, March 24, 2015
    College students looking to transfer college credits or associate degrees to a four-year institution can connect with those institutions and get questions answered during an online Transfer Madness fair. The fair is set Thursday, March 26, from 2-8 p.m. EDT (1-7 p.m. CDT).
  • Committee on Equal Opportunities to meet
    Wednesday, March 18, 2015
    The Council on Postsecondary Education’s Committee on Equal Opportunities will meet on Monday, March 23, 9 a.m. ET in Meeting Room A at the Council on Postsecondary Education offices in Frankfort.