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10:48 a.m. May 15, 2020 - Barrons.com
Harvard and Princeton Split on Uber Stock The two Ivy League universities went in opposite directions in the first quarter on the ride-hailing company’s stock, as Harvard acquired more and Princeton sold. Harvard also sold Booking stock, while Princeton exited Beyond Meat stock.
2:15 p.m. April 22, 2020 - By Meera Jagannathan
The CDC says a second wave of coronavirus could be worse, and this Earth Day, 5 ways to cut your home energy bill during the pandemic Wednesday’s top personal finance stories Wednesday’s top personal finance storiesWednesday’s top personal finance stories
12:19 p.m. April 22, 2020 - By Nicole Lyn Pesce
Harvard reverses course, rejects nearly $9 million in stimulus money after backlash from Trump, critics President Trump had led critics calling on Ivy League universities with large endowments to return coronavirus relief paymentsPresident Trump had led critics calling on Ivy League universities with large endowments to return coronavirus relief payments
5:00 a.m. April 17, 2020 - Barrons.com
Paula Volent Paula Volent is chief investment officer of Bowdoin College.
5:00 a.m. April 10, 2020 - Barrons.com
Alice Ruth Alice Ruth is chief executive officer at the Dartmouth College Investment Office.
2:29 p.m. April 9, 2020 - By Fang Block
Baseball Legend Lou Gehrig’s Early Bat Sells for More Than $1 MillionIt’s one of the only two known bats made by Hillerich & Bradsby before he endorsed the brand
8:44 a.m. March 29, 2020 - Barrons.com
A List of Big Events Canceled Because of the Coronavirus Here’s a running list of the events and conferences that have been canceled because of coronavirus.
5:00 a.m. March 27, 2020 - Barrons.com
Nancy Lazar Nancy Lazar is partner and co-founder of Cornerstone Macro.
6:59 a.m. March 14, 2020 - By Jon Swartz
MLB ceases operations, NBA season suspended, no March Madness: Sporting events are being canceled or will be held in empty arenas amid coronavirus concernsMajor sports leagues are bracing for what could be a very different world.
6:34 p.m. March 11, 2020 - Associated Press
NBA suspends season indefinitely over coronavirus concerns Game to be put on hold after Wednesday’s gamesThe NBA is suspending season after Wednesday night’s games until further notice because of the coronavirus concerns.
1:14 p.m. March 11, 2020 - By Weston Blasi
Coronavirus outbreak forces NCAA to ban fans from March Madness tournaments The coronavirus is forcing the NCAA, NBA, MLB, NFL, and other sports leagues to take actionThe coronavirus is forcing the NCAA, NBA, MLB, NFL, and other sports leagues to take major action
10:19 a.m. March 11, 2020 - Barrons.com
The Coronavirus Is a Pandemic. Here’s What That Means. To call the Covid-19 coronavirus a pandemic required “uncontrolled spread” of the virus, according to the WHO.
9:24 a.m. March 11, 2020 - By Victor Reklaitis
U.S. health official calls for no fans at NBA games due to coronavirus and other ‘serious mitigation now’ ‘Bottom line: It’s going to get worse,’ says Dr. Anthony Fauci as he testifies before lawmakers on outbreak along with other health officials Dr. Anthony Fauci is among the top American health officials who testifies before U.S. lawmakers on the novel coronavirus causing the disease COVID-19. He says it’s “going to get worse” and calls for stepped-up efforts to rein in the growing U.S. case count.
7:02 a.m. March 11, 2020 - By Victor Reklaitis
Top U.S. health official recommends playing NBA games without fansThe National Basketball Association should have games without fans present because of the novel coronavirus, said Dr. Anthony Fauci, director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, during a Capitol Hill hearing on Wednesday. "We would recommend that there not be large crowds. If that means not having any people in the audience when the NBA plays, so be it," said Fauci, following a question from Rep. Glenn Grothman, a Wisconsin Republican. "Is the NBA under-reacting or is the Ivy League overreacting?" asked Grothman, after referring to the fact that the its men's and women's basketball tournaments because of concerns about the spread of coronavirus.
9:03 a.m. March 10, 2020 - Associated Press
Ivy League cancels conference basketball tournaments over coronavirus fears The Ivy League has canceled its basketball tournaments due to concerns over the spread of the new coronavirusThe Ivy League on Tuesday canceled its men’s and women’s basketball tournaments because of concerns about the spread of coronavirus.
3:00 a.m. Feb. 24, 2020 - By Mitch Moxley
20 Minutes With: W. David Marx on How Japan Saved Traditional American StyleFor decades, Japanese designers have adapted American fashion, improved upon it, and made it their own
3:30 a.m. Jan. 26, 2020 - Barrons.com
Brown University Is a Major Shareholder in a Slumping Stock The Ivy League school owns more than $100 million in Owl Rock Capital stock, which has dropped 11% so far in January. Brown also disclosed big positions in LIberty Broadband, Brookfield Asset Management, and DocuSign stock.
8:10 a.m. Jan. 18, 2020 - By Peter Morici
For stocks and the economy, welcome to the Roaring Twenties Looking ahead, Peter Morici says the next decade will be very good for investors The stars are aligning for a roaring decade for the economy and stocks, writes Peter Morici.
7:37 a.m. Jan. 13, 2020 - Associated Press
Cory Booker drops out of presidential race Booker, a U.S. senator from New Jersey, struggled to raise the money required to support a White House bidBooker, a U.S. senator from New Jersey, struggled to raise the money required to support a White House bid.
9:56 a.m. Dec. 25, 2019 - By Michael B. Horn
Avoid these 6 expensive mistakes when talking to your teen about college When students only attend college to appease their parents, 74% will drop out or transferSobering: When students only attend college to appease their parents, 74% will drop out or transfer.
3:31 p.m. Dec. 5, 2019 - Associated Press
Booker campaign plots rebound in wake of Harris’s departure from raceBooker’s aides have been careful to emphasize that their candidate isn’t looking to capitalize on the collapse of Senate colleague Kamala Harris’s White House bid.
5:28 a.m. Nov. 30, 2019 - By Quentin Fottrell
These public colleges offer a better return on investment than most private colleges — 10 and 40 years after graduation Not one Ivy League college is among the top 3 colleges in America for earnings after graduation, according to data from the expanded College ScorecardNot one Ivy League college is among the top 3 colleges in America for earnings after graduation, according to data from the expanded College Scorecard.
11:27 a.m. Nov. 25, 2019 - Associated Press
Climate change demonstrators stage protest during Harvard-Yale football game Demonstrators sat at mid-field for over an hourDemonstrators sat at mid-field for over an hour.
6:31 a.m. Nov. 18, 2019 - By Liz Weston
The college your kids attend isn’t as important as the majors they choose The admissions scandal is a wake-up call to the truth about ‘dream’ schoolsToo many people believe their dream college is worth endless effort, stress and debt.
2:03 p.m. Nov. 14, 2019 - By Meera Jagannathan
Should I tip 20% in a restaurant even if I believe the service is mediocre? and your hardwood floor may have been harvested illegally Thursday’s top personal finance stories Thursday’s top personal finance storiesThursday’s top personal finance stories
8:37 a.m. Oct. 26, 2019 - By Quentin Fottrell
Felicity Huffman released from federal prison early — yet she made one glaring omission about her role in the college-admissions scandal The ‘Desperate Housewives’ actress served 11 days of her two-week sentence, will perform 250 hours of community service and is subject to a year of supervised release.The ‘Desperate Housewives’ actress served 11 days of her two-week sentence, will perform 250 hours of community service and is subject to a year of supervised release.
7:00 a.m. Oct. 24, 2019 - Barrons.com
Harvard Is Doubling Down on Private Equity Private equity was the best-performing asset class for the $40.9 billion fund in fiscal 2019, the endowment’s CEO said in Harvard’s annual report. The plan is to increase investments in alternatives.
2:09 p.m. Oct. 16, 2019 - By Livability
The top 10 college towns in the U.S. in 2019 Go to school and stay for good — these towns have it allFrom academics to job opportunities to fun things to do, these college towns come out on top.
6:16 a.m. Oct. 14, 2019 - By Shawn Langlois
Don’t get too excited about progress on Trump’s ‘greatest and biggest deal ever’ Critical information for the U.S. trading day“The greatest and biggest deal ever made for our Great Patriot Farmers in the history of our Country,” as President Trump described it, triggered a broad rally in U.S. stocks on Friday. The Dow and S&P closed off session highs, and buyers are looking wary to start the week.
11:30 a.m. Oct. 2, 2019 - By Howard Gold
Harvard discrimination ruling suggests high schools may hinder Asian-American applicants Ruling: Weaker personal recommendations, not academics, may hurt their chancesRuling says teachers’ and guidance counselors’ weaker personal recommendations may hurt Asian-American applicants’ chances
1:21 p.m. Oct. 1, 2019 - Associated Press
Harvard’s admission process upheld in affirmative action case School does not discriminate against Asian Americans, judge findsA federal judge Tuesday cleared Harvard University of discriminating against Asian American applicants in a ruling that was seen as a major victory for supporters of affirmative action in college admissions across the U.S.
5:55 a.m. Sept. 28, 2019 - By Howard Gold
These 10 solid U.S. colleges prove you don’t need Harvard or Yale to achieve the American Dream State and local public universities help low-income kids move into the middle class and beyondState and local public universities help low-income kids move into the middle class and beyond.
5:25 a.m. Sept. 27, 2019 - Barrons.com
Harvard Gains 6.5% in Tough Year for Endowments College endowments are now reporting investment returns for the fiscal year ended in June, and they’re getting beat by the S&P 500, which gained more than 10% in the same period.
12:51 p.m. Aug. 29, 2019 - By Nicole Lyn Pesce
One of Hollywood’s biggest stars just took a full-time college teaching gig Former NFL QB Andrew Luck is also considering becoming a teacher — something Oprah Winfrey, Alec Baldwin and Spike Lee have done. Former NFL QB Andrew Luck is also considering becoming a teacher — something Oprah Winfrey, Alec Baldwin and Spike Lee have done.
11:32 a.m. Aug. 29, 2019 - By Tamir Lapin
Sasha Obama to attend the University of Michigan: Detroit newspaper Sasha’s older sister, Malia Obama, enrolled at Harvard in 2017 after taking a gap yearSasha’s older sister, Malia Obama, enrolled at Harvard in 2017 after taking a gap year.
5:30 a.m. Aug. 29, 2019 - By Howard Gold
Rich parents keep behaving badly to get their children into college If only these students would be dinged everywhere but their local community collegeIf only these students would be dinged everywhere but their local community college, writes Howard Gold.
3:30 a.m. Aug. 18, 2019 - Barrons.com
Yale Built a Large Stake in Slack Stock Yale University made some big changes in its stock investments in the second quarter, including acquiring a large stake in Slack Technologies stock.
10:39 a.m. Aug. 3, 2019 - By Mark Hulbert
If the stock market is irrational, what do you call the bond market? It’s even crazierIt’s even crazier.
4:29 p.m. Aug. 2, 2019 - Barrons.com
Spotting Bubble Trouble With Robert Shiller It is said the stock market climbs a wall of worry. Shiller has some thoughts about avoiding angst while staying invested in markets.
5:15 a.m. Aug. 1, 2019 - By Nicole Lyn Pesce
Harvard has the highest number of ultra-rich alumni — by an insane margin These 20 universities have at least 2,000 ultra-high-net-worth alumniThese 20 universities have at least 2,000 ultra high net worth alumni.
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