Irvine Finds Room for Admitted Students

University of California, Irvine, is trying to do right by 800 students who accepted the college's admissions offer above the expected number. When making admissions decisions, colleges always consider their "yield," or the percentage of students who will enroll. Admissions... Read more →


GM Venezuelan Employees Laid Off by Text Message

Last month, 2,700 employees at a General Motors plant in Venezuela say they were fired by a text message: “GM informs you that social benefits will be transferred to employees’ accounts due to the termination of your contracts." Authorities took... Read more →