Governor Andrew Cuomo says SUNY's four State University Centers will compete for a total of $140 million dollars for what he says will be "seed money" for plans to expand the centers and create jobs.
WXXI's Need to Know Rochester takes a look at the building boom on local college campuses and the evolving relationship between the community and our institutions of higher learning.
WXXI News Director Julie Philipp interviews Monroe Community College President Anne Kress on Need to Know Rochester.
Monroe Community College President Anne Kress talked with WXXI's Bob Smith about the challenges, and the opportunities, in the years ahead for public higher education.
Rochester City School Superintendent Jean-Claude Brizard reacted in an article in the New York Times that first reported the new data from state education officials.
The University of Rochester announced its choice as developer of a 16 acre project along Mt. Hope Avenue.
A new task force is looking at ways to recruit more deaf and hard of hearing students into health care fields.
Citizenship and visa checks by agents in New York are leading to friction with some universities.
Students learn a lesson in venture capital thanks to an event using fake money which can translate into a very real prize.
A recent conference highlighted efforts to increase Native American representation on campus.