Senate Republicans propose $29B in aid to colleges

Dive Brief: Senate Republicans have earmarked about $29 billion for colleges in the latest coronavirus relief proposal, far below what industry groups believe is necessary for campuses to defray pandemic-related costs.  The American Council on Education (ACE), along with other education groups, have continually pressed for additional money. A proposal put forward by House Democrats […]

Here’s how colleges are distributing CARES aid to students

Dive Brief: A recent survey of around 100 colleges found that three quarters had at least some information on their websites about emergency aid available to students through the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act. The survey, conducted by The...