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Audit of Missouri Dept. of Higher Education, finds inadequate oversight for $5M in outstanding loans

Audit recommends stronger monitoring, improved communications JEFFERSON CITY, Mo – Missouri State Auditor Nicole Galloway released an audit of the Missouri Department of Higher Education on Tuesday, August 9, which raises concerns with one of the department’s loan programs. The Advantage Missouri state-run loan program offered forgivable loans to students …

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State Representative Kevin Corlew: 2016 End of Missouri Legislative Session Review

Missouri State Representative Kevin Corlew

Missouri State Representative Kevin Corlew represents Missouri House district 14. Most of Representative Corlew’s district is in Platte County, but a small portion of it extends into Clay County. This is a combination of his July email newsletters. You’ll find a rundown of bills passed in Jefferson City this year. For more information on our Opinion Section please …

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Two Northtown Students Selected for QuestBridge College Prep Scholars Program

The QuestBridge College Prep Scholars Program gives outstanding high school juniors with significant financial need an early advantage in college admissions. College Prep Scholars are uniquely prepared to gain admission and full scholarships to top-tier colleges through QuestBridge. The majority are also selected as Finalists for the National College Match. Being …

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Northland CAPS Digital Media and Design

Northland CAPS is a program introduced to create a real life work experience in the field in which Northland schools students may be interested in later working. Northland CAPS strives to give students an experience before they commit to post-secondary education. The NCAPS Digital Media and Design strand was introduced …

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10 North Kansas City Students Selected for Missouri Scholars Academy

Ten North Kansas City Schools students have been notified that they have been selected to attend the 2016 Missouri Scholars Academy. Every scholar nominated from a district high school was selected to attend the three-week academic program for 330 of Missouri’s gifted students who are ready to begin their junior year …

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