COLLEGE - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/COLLEGE News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Prep football: Out of state schools finding recruiting gold in Utah http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58199037-77/state-utah-recruiting-recruits.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58199037-77/state-utah-recruiting-recruits.html.csp">Prep football: Out of state schools finding recruiting gold in Utah</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Kyle Goon | The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-19T23:33:08.971-06:00">Updated Jul 19, 2014 11:33PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Only a few years ago, the holiday break never provided much of a respite for high school football coaches. Armed with the raw tape from that season’s games, Highland’s Brody Benson was one of those coaches who spent hours splicing together highlight reels for each of his players who was hoping to get to college. Then he would copy the tapes, mail them out, and hope some college assistant had time to see them and maybe look into making a scholarship available. “The time spent on those tapes was r...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58199037@www.sltrib.com Sat, 19 Jul 2014 23:33:08 MDT USU notes: MWC commissioner worries schools will struggle because of legislation http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58212596-77/schools-state-conferences-mwc.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58212596-77/schools-state-conferences-mwc.html.csp">USU notes: MWC commissioner worries schools will struggle because of legislation</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Lya Wodraska </span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-22T21:58:53.338-06:00">Updated Jul 22, 2014 09:58PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Las Vegas • Mountain West commissioner Craig Thompson started off his media session pointing out all the great things about college football and noting the sport, in his opinion, is “healthier than it has ever been.” But then he got real. Thompson used much of his session here at MWC Media Days to warn of impending complications as conferences try to sort out and predict how new legislation will affect them. His biggest concern is how schools in the smaller conferences such as the Mountain West ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58212596@www.sltrib.com Tue, 22 Jul 2014 21:58:53 MDT Op-ed: Hobby Lobby decision deals a blow to religious liberty http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58195843-82/wheaton-hobby-lobby-religious.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58195843-82/wheaton-hobby-lobby-religious.html.csp">Op-ed: Hobby Lobby decision deals a blow to religious liberty</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Frederick Mark Gedicks and Lawrence Sager</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-18T16:26:02.119-06:00">Updated Jul 18, 2014 04:26PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The other shoe never dropped so fast. Last week in Burwell v. Hobby Lobby Stores, Inc., the Supreme Court held that the Religious Freedom Restoration Act (RFRA) excuses closely held for-profit employers from providing contraceptive coverage under the Affordable Care Act’s “contraception mandate.” Within days, the court issued an exemption order in a related case, Wheaton College v. Burwell, which magnified the potential dangers of its Hobby Lobby decision. The mandate already exempts religious n...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58195843@www.sltrib.com Fri, 18 Jul 2014 16:26:02 MDT College football: SEC players mostly leave lobbying to others http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58196000-77/players-ncaa-think-college.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58196000-77/players-ncaa-think-college.html.csp">College football: SEC players mostly leave lobbying to others</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By DAVID BRANDT </span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">and JOHN ZENOR</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-17T23:12:03.049-06:00">Updated Jul 17, 2014 11:12PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Hoover, Ala. • Southeastern Conference players have mostly been content to let league administrators and coaches take up the drumbeat for NCAA reform — not that they’re complaining. SEC commissioner Mike Slive has even said the Big Five conferences could break away from the NCAA if players aren’t compensated more properly. South Carolina coach Steve Spurrier has advocated that players should be getting a bigger piece of college athletics’ substantial monetary pie for years. Maybe the most ambiva...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581960002014-07-17T23:12:03.049-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-17T23:12:03.049-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58196000@www.sltrib.com Thu, 17 Jul 2014 23:12:03 MDT Monson: College football watch lists have become unwatchable http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58194742-77/watch-list-lists-awards.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58194742-77/watch-list-lists-awards.html.csp">Monson: College football watch lists have become unwatchable</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Gordon Monson</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Tribune Columnist</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-17T23:12:03.472-06:00">Updated Jul 17, 2014 11:12PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">They started out as good things, as badges of honor, as notices of real recognition, as hallmarks of promise. And then, they became college football’s version of quack grass. Their roots spread. They got out of hand. They popped up in places they shouldn’t. And they choked out authentic anticipation for what might come next. Watch lists. They’re everywhere. They’re too many places. They’ve simultaneously broadened the parameters of where star players begin and where they end and they’ve cheapen...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58194742@www.sltrib.com Thu, 17 Jul 2014 23:12:03 MDT Dixie State University chooses 18th president http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58195749-78/university-state-williams-president.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58195749-78/university-state-williams-president.html.csp">Dixie State University chooses 18th president</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By brett prettyman</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-18T22:47:29.38-06:00">Updated Jul 18, 2014 10:47PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A northern Utah boy who attended college at Weber State and then left the state is returning home after being named Thursday as the 18th president of Dixie State University. Richard “Biff” Williams grew up in Brigham City and attended Weber State University before heading off to hold various positions at Indiana State University and the University of Northern Iowa. “I’m so excited to finally get the call and be appointed. I’m very emotional,” said Williams, 43. “This is such a great institution...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58195749@www.sltrib.com Fri, 18 Jul 2014 22:47:29 MDT East Los Angeles WR Tyler Cooperwood to walk on with Utes http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/utahsports/58191103-59/cooperwood-smithson-clay-coaches.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/utahsports/58191103-59/cooperwood-smithson-clay-coaches.html.csp">East Los Angeles WR Tyler Cooperwood to walk on with Utes</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Matthew Piper</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-16T18:24:01.918-06:00">Updated Jul 16, 2014 06:24PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Shaky Smithson put in a good word for Tyler Cooperwood. Now the rest is up to him. Cooperwood will walk on with the Utes this fall after plying his trade during the offseason with Smithson and fellow Ute receivers Anthony Denham and Kaelin Clay in Long Beach, Calif. He caught 26 passes for 372 yards last season at East Los Angeles College and has two years to play two. Cooperwood first visited campus and met coaches alongside Smithson and Clay at Utah’s spring game. Smithson told coaches to kee...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58191103@www.sltrib.com Wed, 16 Jul 2014 18:24:01 MDT Seattle taxi drivers attend charm school classes http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58192072-79/seattle-drivers-cab-charm.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58192072-79/seattle-drivers-cab-charm.html.csp">Seattle taxi drivers attend charm school classes</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-16T18:09:01.643-06:00">Updated Jul 16, 2014 06:09PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Seattle • Some Seattle-area taxi drivers are trying charm school as a way to improve their customer service and fight off competition from other ride services. About 130 drivers from Yellow Cab sat in a classroom Tuesday to listen to hospitality management instructors from South Seattle College, a Seattle television station reported. The four-hour program focused on connecting with customers, leaving a good impression and dealing with complaints productively. One of the region’s major cab compan...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581920722014-07-16T18:09:01.643-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-16T18:09:01.643-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58192072@www.sltrib.com Wed, 16 Jul 2014 18:09:01 MDT College football: Auburn coach says QB Marshall is ‘very regretful’ http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58184188-77/marshall-football-coach-college.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58184188-77/marshall-football-coach-college.html.csp">College football: Auburn coach says QB Marshall is ‘very regretful’</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-14T22:57:24.796-06:00">Updated Jul 14, 2014 10:57PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Auburn coach Gus Malzahn says Nick Marshall will “suffer the consequences” but declined to elaborate on the punishment the quarterback will face after he was cited for possession of less than an ounce of marijuana following a traffic stop in Georgia. Marshall was pulled out of Monday’s SEC media days appearance by Malzahn, three days after the senior received a $1,000 ticket in Reynolds, Ga. Malzahn told beat reporters Marshall had been a “model citizen” before the incident, The coach says Marsh...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581841882014-07-14T22:57:24.796-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-14T22:57:24.796-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. 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Fackrell, a 6-foot-5, 245-pound junior out of Mesa, Ariz., was named an honorable mention sophomore All-American by College Football News last year after he finished the season leading the team with 13 tackles for a loss and was second with five sacks. Fackrell is also on the watch list for the College Foo...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58183543@www.sltrib.com Tue, 15 Jul 2014 17:06:31 MDT Critics pan new college football championship trophy http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58183759-77/trophy-com-twitter-college.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58183759-77/trophy-com-twitter-college.html.csp">Critics pan new college football championship trophy</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Brennan Smith</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-15T17:05:00.661-06:00">Updated Jul 15, 2014 05:05PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">&lt;freeform&gt; Out with the old, in with the “ew.” The new version of the College Football Playoff trophy was unveiled Monday, replacing the crystal football trophy synonymous with the BCS era of college football. The trophy weighs in at 35 pounds of gold, bronze and stainless steel, far different from the previous trophy and so far, the reviews aren’t great. &lt;script src=”http://player.espn.com/player.js?pcode=1kNG061cgaoolOncv54OAO1ceO-I&width=640&height=400&externalId=espn:11213811”&gt;...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58183759@www.sltrib.com Tue, 15 Jul 2014 17:05:00 MDT NFL: 49ers receiver Ellington gives up basketball to focus on NFL career http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58177886-77/ellington-football-basketball-carolina.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58177886-77/ellington-football-basketball-carolina.html.csp">NFL: 49ers receiver Ellington gives up basketball to focus on NFL career</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By PETE IACOBELLI</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-12T23:18:36.997-06:00">Updated Jul 12, 2014 11:18PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Moncks Corner, S.C. • Gone are the days when Bruce Ellington would rush from a basketball workout with South Carolina teammates to a football meeting room to learn the complex schemes of coach Steve Spurrier. Ellington’s only focus is the San Francisco 49ers and making an impact on the NFL. “It was fun, all the rushing around,” said Ellington, taken in the fourth round by the 49ers. “I thought I could do and I went after it.” Ellington hosted a youth camp Friday at his high school with his older...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581778862014-07-12T23:18:36.997-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-12T23:18:36.997-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58177886@www.sltrib.com Sat, 12 Jul 2014 23:18:36 MDT Utah basketball: Utes pioneer Bill McGill dies at 74 http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/utes/58175092-89/mcgill-basketball-billy-game.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/utes/58175092-89/mcgill-basketball-billy-game.html.csp">Utah basketball: Utes pioneer Bill McGill dies at 74</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Kyle Goon</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-11T22:18:27.504-06:00">Updated Jul 11, 2014 10:18PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Billy McGill, a 6-foot-9 center who broke statistical and racial barriers as a college basketball star at the University of Utah, has died. A Utes sports department spokesman confirmed the death on Friday of one of the program’s all-time greats who muddled through ups and downs in his professional and personal life. He was 74 years old. Former Utes coach Jerry Pimm called the big man who once led the NCAA in scoring, “one of the greatest players I’ve seen or been associated with.” Known to fans ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58175092@www.sltrib.com Fri, 11 Jul 2014 22:18:27 MDT Three finalists picked for Dixie State University presidency http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58173830-78/university-state-dixie-college.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58173830-78/university-state-dixie-college.html.csp">Three finalists picked for Dixie State University presidency</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-11T13:47:10.825-06:00">Updated Jul 11, 2014 01:47PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Three men, including the leader of the LDS Church’s Church History Department, have been selected as finalists to become the president of Dixie State University. Previous president Stephen Nadauld, who oversaw the college’s transformation into a university amid controversy over whether to keep the name Dixie, a word associated with the Southern Confederacy, announced his retirement in October 2013. The finalists will meet privately with groups representing faculty, staff, students and administra...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58173830@www.sltrib.com Fri, 11 Jul 2014 13:47:10 MDT Union pulls support for black fund after Koch gift http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58171268-79/fund-koch-union-uncf.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58171268-79/fund-koch-union-uncf.html.csp">Union pulls support for black fund after Koch gift</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By JESSE J. HOLLAND</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press </span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-10T16:15:02.149-06:00">Updated Jul 10, 2014 04:15PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington • A powerful government workers’ union will end its support for the United Negro College Fund after the group accepted $25 million from the conservative powerhouse Koch brothers and the college fund’s president appeared at a Koch event. In a letter made public Thursday, the American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees said it will no longer partner with or raise funds for the fund, known for its iconic motto, “A mind is a terrible thing to waste.” AFSCME President Lee ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581712682014-07-10T16:15:02.149-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-10T16:15:02.149-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58171268@www.sltrib.com Thu, 10 Jul 2014 16:15:02 MDT Utah basketball: In Vegas, Delon Wright hopes to show NBA scouts he’s a good bet http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/utes/58165413-89/wright-college-nba-basketball.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/utes/58165413-89/wright-college-nba-basketball.html.csp">Utah basketball: In Vegas, Delon Wright hopes to show NBA scouts he’s a good bet</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Kyle Goon</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-09T23:28:15.139-06:00">Updated Jul 9, 2014 11:28PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">When the NBA Draft rolled around, Delon Wright turned off his TV and headed for the gym. He followed the picks on his phone, occasionally smiling at seeing a few guys he knew get selected in the two-round event. But many friends didn’t get taken in the draft, and that’s why Wright was in the gym and not plopped in front of his TV: He was told if he had entered the fray this year, he might not be drafted at all. “It was tough, man,” Wright said. “But I had a lot of people telling me it would be b...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58165413@www.sltrib.com Wed, 09 Jul 2014 23:28:15 MDT College hockey: BYU, Utah, USU, Weber to face off in Wasatch Cup http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58161035-77/team-tournament-utah-cup.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58161035-77/team-tournament-utah-cup.html.csp">College hockey: BYU, Utah, USU, Weber to face off in Wasatch Cup</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Tierra Smith </span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-09T17:36:28.041-06:00">Updated Jul 9, 2014 05:36PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">College hockey bragging rights in the Beehive State can now be claimed, thanks to the formation of the Wasatch Cup, a tournament that will feature BYU, Utah, Utah State and Weber State. The debut of the annual tournament is scheduled for Jan. 30-31, 2015 at the Salt lake City Sports Complex. The tournament site will rotate between the four school every year. The tournament matchups will be decided by the third ACHA West Ranking, to be released on Dec. 15. The highest-ranked team will play the ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58161035@www.sltrib.com Wed, 09 Jul 2014 17:36:28 MDT BYU TE Mahina, OL Fusi, make Mackey, Rimington watch lists http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/byusports/58161130-65/list-byu-watch-named.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/byusports/58161130-65/list-byu-watch-named.html.csp">BYU TE Mahina, OL Fusi, make Mackey, Rimington watch lists</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"></span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-08T10:42:03.252-06:00">Updated Jul 8, 2014 10:42AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Another day, another college football watch list released. Or two. Or three. Tuesday, BYU tight end Devin Mahina was one of 40 players named to the nominee list for the John Mackey Award, which goes to the country’s top tight end. BYU center Edward Fusi was named to the watch list for the Rimington Trophy (along with almost every starting center in the country, no fewer than 66). Also, BYU quarterback Taysom Hill was one of 40 quarterbacks named to the watch list for the College Football Perfor...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58161130@www.sltrib.com Tue, 08 Jul 2014 10:42:03 MDT Survey finds math, science grads earn top dollar http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58161116-79/grads-percent-graduates-students.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58161116-79/grads-percent-graduates-students.html.csp">Survey finds math, science grads earn top dollar</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By ANNE FLAHERTY</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-08T11:58:58.341-06:00">Updated Jul 8, 2014 11:58AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington • What you study — math and science are a plus — seems to matter more than whether your alma mater is public or private when it comes to finding a high-paying job after college, according to a report released Tuesday by the Education Department. The survey of the class of 2008, by the National Center for Education Statistics, provides an interesting snapshot of the nation’s educated elite following a crushing economic recession: Overall, college grads reported lower unemployment rate...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581611162014-07-08T11:58:58.341-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-08T11:58:58.341-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58161116@www.sltrib.com Tue, 08 Jul 2014 11:58:58 MDT Corinthian to close campuses in 11 states http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58161080-79/students-campus-company-campuses.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58161080-79/students-campus-company-campuses.html.csp">Corinthian to close campuses in 11 states</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By KIMBERLY HEFLING</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-08T22:34:17.394-06:00">Updated Jul 8, 2014 10:34PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The Everest College campus in West Valley City is one of a dozen that for-profit education company Corinthian Colleges Inc. will close in coming months, the company announced Tuesday. In the toughest regulatory action ever taken against a for-profit college, the U.S. Department of Education and the Santa Ana, Calif.-based company reached an agreement late last week that has it shutting down those campuses in 11 states. It also will put 85 U.S.-based campuses up for sale. About a dozen others in...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581610802014-07-08T22:34:17.394-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-08T22:34:17.394-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58161080@www.sltrib.com Tue, 08 Jul 2014 22:34:17 MDT