University of Wisconsin consolidation proposal follows higher education trends
Wisconsin Public Radio News (with audio)
Experts say colleges need to attract local high school grads to help enrollment.
UW System president hopes to grow number of four-year graduates
WISN Milwaukee (with video)
The merger proposal aims to address declining enrollment at UW colleges, which state leaders say is a result of flat population growth among college-age people.
Governor fast tracks remedial education reform in California community colleges
Gov. Jerry Brown has signed into law a bill that will fast-track changes to remedial education in community colleges.