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Florida State University (Source: fsu.edu)

FSU, UF Get New Presidents, Thrasher To Resign Senate

Two of Florida’s top universities have new presidents tasked with improving each schools’ national rankings.

11/06/2014

Money

Lawyers File Petition To Boost Bar Dues To Aid The Poor

A coalition of attorneys, including former Supreme Court Justice Raoul Cantero, filed a petition Monday with the state’s top court seeking to hike fees on lawyers to help fund legal services for the poor.

06/16/2014

Florida Money

Performance Could Alter University Funding

Lawmakers will consider a plan this spring that would fund the state’s 12 universities based in part on performance, a move that could see some universities lose money and others gain it.

02/11/2014

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Some Fla. College Grad. Rates Deemed Unacceptable

While some schools have shown progress, the new chairman of the Florida Board of Governors said graduation rates at some Florida universities were unacceptable.

CBS Miami–01/16/2014

Florida A & M University (Source: FAMU.edu)

Board To Discuss Improvements At FAMU

The state’s Board of Governors will meet Wednesday and Thursday at Florida A&M University to discuss improvements being made on the campus.

03/27/2013

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Gov. Scott To Universities: Stop Hiking Tuition

In an effort to keep tuition costs down, Gov. Scott plans to tie state universities’ money to how well they do on helping students get a job.

CBS4–11/08/2012

(Source:AP/Donna McWilliam)

Gov. Scott Task Force OKs Determining Tuition By Degree Sought

An agreement has been reached by an education task force assembled by Gov. Scott regarding how to lower tuition costs.

CBS4–10/24/2012

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NHL Lockout Set For Saturday

The Florida Panthers are coming off a division winning season and have real momentum for the future of a franchise that has been an also-ran in recent years. But, that enthusiasm may be gone before it starts thanks to a labor fight in the NHL.

CBS Miami–09/14/2012

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Board Of Governors Confirms Robinson As FAMU Interim President

The Florida Board of Governors confirmed the selection of Florida A&M University Provost and Vice President Larry Robinson as the interim head of FAMU.

CBS Miami–09/13/2012

(Source: CBS4)

FIU Tuition Now The Highest Among State Universities

It will now be a lot more costly for students to attend a popular Miami-Dade County university.

CBS4–06/23/2012

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