Independence Day celebrations in Monroe County kick off July 3.
As of Tuesday afternoon, the lake is nearly 14-and-a-half feet above its normal level.
The Monroe County Community School Corporation sent about $100,000 more in unpaid textbook fees to a debt collection agency last year compared to 2017.
IU spokesman Chuck Carney says IU’s Residential Programs and Services has removed Fair Oaks Farms’ Fairlife milk products from shelves.
MCCSC officials emphasize two aspects of their program: asking for donations to the Food Assistance Fund and continuing to notify families whose students have incurred lunch debts.
Monroe County Community School Corp. School Board member Cathy Fuentes-Rohwer says she worries about Broadview Learning Center losing enrollment.
After the Great Recession, many states started giving less money to higher ed. In Arizona, for example, the state now spends about half of what it did in 2008. But that’s not the case in Indiana.
The Indiana University Board of Trustees is recommending a 2.5 percent yearly increase for IU tuition and mandatory fees until 2021.
Gov. Eric Holcomb announced the formation of the commission in this year’s State of the State as part of his plan to address teacher salaries. Indiana teachers, on average, earn anywhere from two to ten thousand dollars less than teachers in neighboring states.
Braun is a co-sponsor of the Pell Grant Flexibility Act, which would allow students to use the money to pay for skills-based and technical education programs instead of just two- and four-year colleges.