Topic: Barmak Nassirian
The suspect, who arrived in New York this summer, initially attended college in Missouri after a commission agent was used to recruit him. One critic talks of 'a gold-rush mentality when it comes to foreign students.'
At a Senate hearing Wednesday, government investigators released evidence that some for-profit colleges encouraged students to falsify financial aid documents.
08/04/2010 04:30 pm
Student Adam Wheeler is accused of masterminding a Harvard hoax, using fake documents to get into the university and secure financial aid. Student fraud is an growing problem, experts say.
05/19/2010 08:34 pm
Many students need extra aid to pay spring-semester tuition.
01/21/2009 12:00 am
Exams tied to school curricula may be a viable alternative for admissions assessment, a year-long study says.
09/24/2008 01:00 am
It could be well into the summer before some graduating high school seniors know where they'll be studying in the fall.
04/23/2008 01:00 am