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GRAD Act

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The GRAD Act was approved by the legislature and signed into law by Governor Bobby Jindal in June, 2010.

As a result, the Board of Regents has entered into six-year performance agreements with each of the participating institutions. In the agreements, the institution commits to meeting specific performance objectives in exchange for increased tuition authority and eligibility to participate in certain autonomies. Read more

Master Plan

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Authorized by the state Constitution, the Master Plan provides a broad vision for the State’s higher education system and acknowledges its interdependence with the economy and its many contributions towards better lives for Louisiana’s citizenry.

The actions outlined in this Plan are guided by the reality that Louisiana must raise the educational attainment of its adult citizens if it is to compete successfully in the 21st century world economy. Read more

News Wire

Associated Press
LSU board approves rewritten hospital contracts

Associated Press
2nd teacher accused of having sex with student

Associated Press
Louisiana's preparations in case Ebola arrives

Gannett
UL System largest in Louisiana, top 20 in country

Gannett
Jindal meets with emergency managers on Ebola

Baton Rouge
Bobby Jindal: Louisiana prepared for Ebola

Baton Rouge
From PowerPoint to World of Warcraft, new technology is changing how offshore workers are trained (UL Lafayette)

Baton Rouge
LSU Board OKs hospital deal revamp

Baton Rouge
Business incubator getting 3-D scanner

Baton Rouge
Survey shows Louisiana opposition to change in Internet sales tax

Baton Rouge
Panel wrestles with special ed overhaul

Baton Rouge
Two Destrehan teachers arrested in Kenner for alleged sex with student

Baton Rouge
Report: States doing better at protecting groundwater from oil and gas drilling

Baton Rouge
Nursing school gala to feature artwork auction

Hammond
Several book signings, read-along to feature ‘Let’s Lion Up with Roomie!’

Hammond
Southeastern Theatre presents Neil Simon’s “Rumors”

Hammond
SLU Fanfare to present Julie Fowlis, Gaelic voice of "Brave" film

Hammond
Impaired Faculties to give benefit concert for Columbia Theatre, Fanfare

Houma/Thibodaux
Importance of college degree debated

Lafayette
UL graduation rate improved during last decade

Lafayette
UL Police release 2013-14 crime stats

Lafayette
UL Students Try Out Drunk Goggles

Lafayette
Former UL basketball player Roy Ebron passes away

Lafayette
Daily Advertiser files suit seeking Cooper investigation records

Lafayette
LPSB finds money for extra teacher pay

Lake Charles
SOUTHWEST LOUISIANA LEADS THE WAY

Lake Charles
Business Incubator celebrates first birthday

Lake Charles
McNeese alumni recital

Lake Charles
JINDAL: New partnership hospitals mean better health care for state’s future

Monroe
Group aims to help NELA cancer patients

Monroe
Tech, CSC work on curriculum development

New Orleans
Audit shows UNO foundation failed to account for millions in FEMA funds

New Orleans
GE gives $1.5 million S&WB job-training grant to Delgado Community College

Ruston
Boat's Buzz: Jeter will be remembered at Grambling

Ruston
EDITORIAL: Parish is proud of Robinson honor

Shreveport
NSU to induct 5 into Hall of Distinguished Educators

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Through the development and promotion of the Louisiana Transfer degree, a robust articulation and transfer system is now in place.

Graduation Rates are increasing overall.

Louisiana higher education fall enrollment has increased by 16,167 students since 2008.

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