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Kansas Newspaper Clippings Collection


2010 - June through December

The State Library of Kansas' Legislative Reference Section maintains a collection of clipped newspaper articles on topics relating to subjects pertinent to issues in Kansas state government. Below is a listing of clipped articles taken from several different newspapers relating to EDUCATION, June through December, 2010.

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The Clippings List is generally arranged chronologically through the year.

Each article cited contains the following information:

Author of article (if any is present)
Title of Article
Newspaper title and date of issue

ARTICLES ON EDUCATION, June - December, 2010

Jim Sullinger
Community college no raises for faculty this fall
Olathe Daily News, 5/22/2010

Tim Unruh
Rock chalk payoff to Jayhawks
Salina Journal, 5/27/2010

John Marshall
KU reveals $1 million ticket scam
Hutchinson News, 5/27/2010

Bobbi Mlynar
State rep: technical education key to future
Garden City Telegram, 5/27/2010

Ticket scandal [editorial]
Junction City Daily Union, 5/28/2010

Questionable honor [editorial]
Lawrence Journal World, 5/28/2010

Andy Hyland
Ticket scam demoralizing to KU faculty
Lawrence Journal World, 5/28/2010

Dolph C. Simons, Jr
KU ticket scandal puts focus on out-of-control athletics
Lawrence Journal World, 5/29/2010

Mark Fagan
KU aims to rebuild confidence in ticket office
Lawrence Journal World, 5/29/2010

Mike Hall
Lower interest to help WU
Topeka Capital Journal, 5/29/2010

Ben Wearing
It's a matter of trust [editorial]
Salina Journal, 5/30/2010 [Newbank article]

Andy Hyland
Optimism high for capital campaign
Lawrence Journal World, 5/30/2010

KU country? [editorial]
Lawrence Journal World, 5/30/2010

Jerry Wofford
No merit raises at K-State
Manhattan Mercury, 5/30/2010

Angela Deines
Tompkins to head regents
Topeka Capital Journal, 5/31/2010

James Carlson and Barbara Hollingsworth
Support for athletic director seems to wane as story unfolds
Topeka Capital Journal, 6/1/2010

Ann Marie Bush
Tuition at Washburn to go up by 3 percent
Topeka Capital Journal, 6/1/2010

Martin Hawver
Good ideas often can backfire
Hays Daily News, 6/1/2010 [Newsbank article]

Associated Press
Kansas one of 9 states walking away from education grant
Salina Journal, 6/1/2010

Mike Hoeflich
KU must rein in athletics
Lawrence Journal World, 6/2/2010

Mark Fagan
Chancellor to report on Perkins' job status
Lawrence Journal World, 6/2/2010

Chad Lawhorn
Questions arise over possible ethics breach
Lawrence Journal World, 6/2/2010

Chuck Kurtz
Logan confident school financing will change
Johnson County Sun, 6/2/2010

Kristin Babcock
JCCC faculty, board agree on contract with no salary increase
Johnson County Sun, 6/2/2010

Higher education look west [editorial]
Topeka Capital Journal, 6/2/2010

Austin Meek and James Carlson
Perkins ethics may be issue
Topeka Capital Journal, 6/2/2010

Mark Fagan
KU to pursue insurance claims for ticket losses
Lawrence Journal World, 6/3/2010

Chad Lawhorn and Mark Fagan
Chancellor orders review of allegations about Perkins
Lawrence Journal World, 6/3/2010

J. Brady McCollough
Perkins sent check
Kansas City Star, 6/3/2010

Tully Corcoran
KU begins fast-track probe
Topeka Capital Journal, 6/3/2010

Lori Yount
Schools still plan to sue for funds
Garden City Telegram, 6/3/2010

Megan Molitor
Beating state's healthy mandate
Junction City Daily Union, 6/3/2010

Kansas City Star
Scam shames KU
Iola Register, 6/3/2010

Lori Yount
School funding group still plans to sue for funds
Hays Daily News, 6/3/2010

Wichita Eagle
Don't price Kansans out of college [editorial]
Dodge City Daily Globe, 6/3/2010

Tully Corcoran and James Carlson
Facility's contents yield questions
Topeka Capital Journal, 6/4/2010

Mark Fagan
KU staff members conducting review of equipment loan
Lawrence Journal World, 6/4/2010

Mark Fagan and Scott Rothschild
Regent: KU must rebuild support
Lawrence Journal World, 6/4/2010

John Hanna
Payment may not fix issues for KU's Perkins
Junction City Daily Union, 6/4/2010

What Others Are Saying
KU needs to clean it up
Leavenworth Times, 6/4/2010

John Milburn
Governor: remedy KU mess
Topeka Capital Journal, 6/5/2010

Dolph C. Simons, Jr
KU, other state universities falling dangerously behind
Lawrence Journal World, 6/5/2010

Scott Rothschild
Governor calls on KU to resolve ticket scandal
Lawrence Journal World, 6/5/2010

Ric Anderson
University scandals taint leaders' legacies
Topeka Capital Journal, 6/6/2010

J-W Editorials
Branding irony [editorial]
Lawrence Journal World, 6/6/2010

J-W Editorials
Absent leaders [editorial]
Lawrence Journal World, 6/6/2010

In the Big 12, what-ifs abound [editorial]
Manhattan Mercury, 6/7/2010

Conference realignment make a play [editorial]
Topeka Capital Journal, 6/8/2010

Doug Tucker
KU official urges unity in Big 12
Topeka Capital Journal, 6/8/2010

Megan Molitor
Cloud County Community college enrollment up at Geary campus
Junction City Daily Union, 6/9/2010

John Richard Schrock
'Business model' doesn't work for education
Junction City Daily Union, 6/9/2010

Mark Morris
Plot thickens on KU scandal
Kansas City Star, 6/9/2010

Matt Tait
Chancellor shows support to athletic officials
Lawrence Journal World, 6/9/2010

Kansas bystanders [editorial]
Lawrence Journal World, 6/9/2010

George Diepenbrock
Lawrence schools implementing anti-bullying messages
Lawrence Journal World, 6/9/2010

Staff Reports
Appeals forwarded to Nebraska
Manhattan Mercury, 6/9/2010

Andy Hyland
Review dismisses claims against Perkins
Lawrence Journal World, 6/10/2010

Doug Tucker
KU inquiry clears Perkins
Topeka Capital Journal, 6/10/2010

J. Brady McCollough
KU clears Perkins
Kansas City Star, 6/11/2010 [Newsbank article]

Ken Stephens
Group verifies its intent to sue state-Coalition's notice of plan to file suit over school cash is legal prerequisite
Hutchinson News, 6/18/2010 [Newsbank article]

Andy Hyland
Incoming provost starts crafting strategic plan for KU
Lawrence Journal World, 6/20/2010

Tim  Carpenter
Regents to hear from Gray-Little
Topeka Capital Journal, 6/23/2010

Angela Deines
KASB holds info meeting
Topeka Capital Journal, 6/23/2010

Tim Carpenter
Regents raise university tuition
Topeka Capital Journal, 6/24/2010

Tim Carpenter
KU chancellor frames scandal
Topeka Capital Journal, 6/24/2010

Jeannine Koranda and Sarah Rajewski
Costs up more than incomes
Wichita Eagle, 6/25/2010 [Newsbank article]

Tim Carpenter
BOR hands out stimulus aid
Topeka Capital Journal, 6/27/2010

KU cancels study abroad program in Mexico, citing rising gang and drug violence
Lawrence Journal World, 6/30/2010

Tim Carpenter
Not business as usual
Topeka Capital Journal, 7/1/2010

KU's chancellor collecting second-largest payout from North Carolina state pension fund
Lawrence Journal World, 7/6/2010

Fee accountability [editorial]
Lawrence Journal World, 7/6/2010

Two guilty pleas expected in KU athletics ticket scandal
Lawrence Journal World, 7/7/2010

Associated Press
College spurns Kobach, Az. sheriff
Topeka Capital Journal, 7/8/2010

Associated Press
Kan. college rejects rally with Kobach, sheriff
Hutchinson News, 7/8/2010

Ann Marie Bush
Fired administrators sue WU
Topeka Capital Journal, 7/8/2010

Tully Corcoran
Jeffries to plead guilty in KU case
Topeka Capital Journal, 7/9/2010

Angela Deines
Farley denies 'phantom student' claim
Topeka Capital Journal, 7/10/2010

No criminal charges to be filed against man accused of blackmailing KU Athletics Director Lew Perkins
Lawrence Journal World, 7/13/2010

State Board of Education recommends $471 million increase to schools to 'fund the law'
Lawrence Journal World, 7/13/2010

Austin Meek
Krause recounts buyout bargain
Topeka Capital Journal, 7/14/2010

Mark Morris
Second guilty plea entered in ticket scandal
Kansas City Star, 7/15/2010 [Newsbank article]

Kansas attorney general criticizes immigration lawsuit
Lawrence Journal World, 7/15/2010

School funding cuts ignore law
Lawrence Journal World, 7/19/2010

Lori Yount
State Board of Education member stirs controversy
Wichita Eagle, 7/26/2010 [Newsbank article]

Ken Stephens
Dropout dilemma
Hutchinson News, 7/26/2010

Associated Press
College to remove billboard near political sign
Hutchinson News, 8/6/2010

Joe Robertson
175 more teachers in KC are laid off
Wichita Eagle, 8/13/2010 [Newsbank article]

Joe Robertson
2009-10 Missouri, Kansas ACT exam participation increases from last year
Kansas City Star, 8/18/2010 [Newsbank article]

Area high schools' ACT results
Kansas City Star, 8/18/2010 [Newsbank article]

Ratings insight [editorial]
Lawrence Journal World, 8/18/2010

Associated Press
KU pulls A.D. from a chairman post
Topeka Capital Journal, 8/19/2010

KU restructures athletics board; chancellor considering non-university members
Lawrence Journal World, 8/19/2010

Slip in rankings may reflect growing concerns at KU
Lawrence Journal World, 8/21/2010

Kevin Anderson
More children have no place to call home: Homeless students a widespread concern
Lawrence Journal World, 8/22/2010

Angela Deines
Schools evaluate ACT scores
Topeka Capital Journal, 8/22/2010

Washington publication spotlights Haskell University for its low graduation rate among bachelor's degree seekers
Lawrence Journal World, 8/24/2010

Tully Corcoran
Lew Perkins steps down at KU
Topeka Capital Journal, 9/7/2010

Corey Jones
State to cut journalism funds
Topeka Capital Journal, 9/9/2010

Tim Carpenter
Regents seek need-based aid
Topeka Capital Journal, 9/14/2010

Angela Deines
Schools miss AYP mark
Topeka Capital Journal, 9/14/2010

Tim Carpenter
Regents seek need-based aid
Topeka Capital Journal, 9/14/2010

Matt Campbell and Jim Sullinger
Shawnee Mission school district will close five schools, change boundaries
Kansas City Star, 9/14/2010 [Newsbank article]

Associated Press
Regents OK funding plan, face battle-Chairman says odds are long that legislators can be persuaded to provide boost
Hutchinson News, 9/17/2010 [Newsbank article]

Scott Rothschild
School finance lawsuit expected to be filed next month
Lawrence Journal World, 9/21/2010

Andy Hyland
KU fall enrollment down 1.8 percent from last year
Lawrence Journal World, 9/23/2010

Tim Carpenter
BOR university enrollment dips
Topeka Capital Journal, 9/23/2010

Dolph C. Simons, Jr.
MBA students deserve credit for raising issues at KU
Lawrence Journal World, 9/25/2010

Mark Fagan
Obama's idea to extend school year would cost Lawrence schools $6.5 million extra
Lawrence Journal World, 9/27/2010

Scott Rothschild
Turf war developing between KU, Emporia State over offering classes at JCCC
Lawrence Journal World, 10/5/2010

Associated Press
KU blocks ESU expansion plan
Topeka Capital Journal, 10/6/2010

Scott Rothschild
Statehouse Live: Republicans concerned about political fallout from school finance plan, memo indicates
Lawrence Journal World, 10/8/2010

Ken Stephens
Equity in education?
Hutchinson News, 10/9/2010

Scott Rothschild
Questions surround future of student health care
Lawrence Journal World, 10/11/2010

Dawn Bormann and Jim Sullinger
Kansas schools post dramatic improvements in math and reading
Kansas City Star, 10/12/2010 [Newsbank article]

Andy Hyland
KU planning to add School of Public Health to medical center campus
Lawrence Journal World, 10/13/2010

Associated Press
Hours for Ks. graduation reduced
Topeka Capital Journal, 10/22/2010

Mara Rose Williams
College students who dropped out after first year cost taxpayers billions
Kansas City Star, 10/26/2010 [Newsbank article]

Matt Campbell and Jim Sullinger
Toy gun on school grounds nets suspension for fifth-grader
Kansas City Star, 10/27/2010 [Newsbank article]

Associated Press
Coalition of Kansas school districts sue state over education funding
Kansas City Star, 11/2/2010

Angela Deines
State BOE chair retains position
Topeka Capital Journal, 11/3/2010

Regents lobby legislators to restore $50 million in funding for higher education
Lawrence Journal World, 11/4/2010

The Capital-Journal
Theis named to school-suit panel
Topeka Capital Journal, 11/4/2010

Associated Press
State BOE considers bully policy
Topeka Capital Journal, 11/4/2010

Gov-elect Brownback to analyze Kansas tax structure
Lawrence Journal World, 11/7/2010

Task force proposal would raise Kansas admissions standards for KU, public universities
Lawrence Journal World, 11/8/2010

Kansas schools facing $50 million budget shortfall
Lawrence Journal World, 11/9/2010

Angela Deines, Ann Marie Bush
KSDE seeks bids for new space
Topeka Capital Journal, 11/9/2010

Associated Press
Kansas State Department of Education looking to move into a bigger office
Lawrence Journal World, 11/10/2010

KU proposes housing, food service rate increase
Lawrence Journal World, 11/10/2010

J-W Editorial
Funding pleas
Lawrence Journal World, 11/11/2010

The Capital-Journal Editorial Board
Editorial: KSDE move
Topeka Capital Journal, 11/11/2010

Report shows KU business school spent most differential tuition funds appropriately
Lawrence Journal World, 11/11/2010

J-W Editorial
Case closed?
Lawrence Journal World, 11/14/2010

Paul Elias
Court upholds in-state tuition for some immigrants
Wichita Eagle, 11/15/2010

Angela Deines
Schools expect budget woes
Topeka Capital Journal, 11/16/2010

Kansas college leaders: Pay issues draining universities of high-quality staff
Lawrence Journal World, 11/17/2010

Regents critical of KU School of Business handling of extra course fees
Lawrence Journal World, 11/18/2010

Regents approve KU's proposal to make Jayhawk Generations Scholarship program permanent
Lawrence Journal World, 11/18/2010

Regents approve advanced degrees in women, gender and sexuality studies at KU
Lawrence Journal World, 11/18/2010

Staff Reports
Federal charges filed against four former Kansas Athletics officials --plus the current head of ticket operations--accused of stealing tickets
Lawrence Journal World, 11/18/2010

Angela Deines
Education funding up in air
Topeka Capital Journal, 11/22/2010

Regents appeal recommendation that higher education funding be frozen
Lawrence Journal World, 11/25/2010

Associated Press
Wichita considers financial literacy requirement
Hutchinson News, 11/27/2010 [Newsbank article]

H. Edward Flentje
A 21st-century view on ed reform-Insight Kansas
Hutchinson News, 11/28/2010 [Newsbank article]

High schools dropout rates in Lawrence well below 'dropout factory' status
Lawrence Journal World, 11/30/2010

A lesson to follow
Hutchinson News, 12/1/2010

Scott Rothschild
Statehouse Live: Kansans like their public schools but support changes, poll says
Lawrence Journal World, 12/1/2010

J-W Editorials
Tuition rationale
Lawrence Journal World, 12/10/2010

J. Brady McCollough
Naismith's rules for basketball should draw frenzy at auction
Kansas City Star, 12/10/2010 [Newsbank article]

Laura Bauer
KCK School District feeds students' minds and bodies
Kansas City Star, 12/14/2010 [Newsbank article]

The News Staff
Bonuses for coaches set
Hutchinson News, 12/13/2010 [Newsbank article]

Scott Rothschild
Kansas State Board of Education approves anti-bullying measures, but backs off requiring statewide program
Lawrence Journal World, 12/15/2010

Scott Rothschild
Kansas State Board of Education members at odds over sex-ed conference
Lawrence Journal World, 12/15/2010

Scott Rothschild
Statehouse Live: Student leaders seeking Brownback commitment to higher education plan
Lawrence Journal World, 12/16/2010

Associated Press
Regents hike admission standards
Topeka Capital Journal, 12/16/2010

State BOE talks abstinence
Topeka Capital Journal, 12/19/2010

Mike Yoder
Full-day kindergarten tuition in Lawrence faces fickle finances
Lawrence Journal World, 12/27/2010

Ken Stephens
Many rural districts defined as 'rich'
Hutchinson News, 12/28/2010 [Newsbank article]



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