OPB | July 16, 2015
The Oregon Legislature passed a bill offering nearly free community college to certain high school graduates. We'll hear how a similar program is working in Tennessee.
OPB | June 09, 2015
In the final weeks of the 2015 session, a bill to make community college all but free for some students is still alive in the Oregon state legislature.
OPB | Dec. 10, 2014
WEDNESDAY: The university's governing board is scheduled to vote on Thursday on a proposal that would create an armed police force for the PSU campus.
OPB | Aug. 12, 2014
TUESDAY: Portland writer William Deresiewicz argues in his new book, "Excellent Sheep," that America's system of elite colleges is bad for students — and society.
OPB | March 05, 2014
WEDNESDAY: Oregon has a few proposals on the table to make higher education affordable, but it's still unclear if any of them can make a dent in what students pay for college.
OPB | Feb. 03, 2014
MONDAY: Faculty and administration at Portland State University are in the midst of a protracted labor dispute that could culminate in a strike.
OPB | Oct. 09, 2013
We talk with Nancy Golden, Oregon's new Chief Education Officer, following Rudy Crew's departure.
OPB | June 27, 2013
Oregon State Treasurer Ted Wheeler is pushing his Oregon Opportunity Initiative in the state legislature. We'll hear about that, and his other legislative priorities.
OPB | May 20, 2013
Oregon's state schools are under scrutiny for ignoring diversity and hiring laws.
OPB | Dec. 03, 2012
A group of Portland State University students is pushing a proposal that would allow students to enroll in college without going into debt.
OPB | July 26, 2012
The University of Washington is the latest school to try out a new approach to online learning that could reach thousands of new students.