By Kathryn Watson | | Jul 03, 2015 5:00 AM | 39
Running a university with thousands of students and nearly as many demands isn’t an easy job, but with these kinds of paychecks it's probably worth the trouble.
By Kathryn Watson | | Jun 30, 2015 5:00 AM | 23
In 2011, CNBC ranked Virginia first in the nation for business.
By Paul Brennan | | Jun 26, 2015 1:57 PM
From Pennsylvania, where a veteran educator is suing a teachers union for violating her First Amendment rights, to California, where students are suing the state for violating their right to a quality education, it’s been an interesting week in education news.
By Kathryn Watson | | Jun 25, 2015 9:28 AM | 45
Virginia does a haphazard job of monitoring federal tax dollars it passes along to local groups, and the state auditor's office says that needs to change.
By Paul Brennan | | Jun 12, 2015 11:51 AM
By Paul Brennan | From Milwaukee, where parental involvement was honored at a unique ceremony, to Pittsburgh, where parents are voting with their feet on the quality of city schools, it’s been an interesting week in education news. has covered it all. Pennsylvania Pittsburgh schools fail to attract families Pittsburgh is no longer shedding citizens at the [...]
By Kathryn Watson | | Jun 11, 2015 5:00 AM | 101
Donating a hefty sum to Gov. Terry McAuliffe’s political endeavors won’t guarantee you a spot governing the commonwealth’s prestigious universities, but it doesn’t hurt.
By Kathryn Watson | | Jun 08, 2015 12:33 PM | 20
State taxpayers will foot a bill roughly equivalent to Gov. Terry McAuliffe’s annual salary as he, his wife, Dorothy, and economic development officials market Virginia to European nations on an 11-day trip abroad.
By Kathryn Watson | | May 28, 2015 2:47 PM
The campaign of Republican House challenger Susan Stimpson is going to court.
By Kenric Ward | | May 26, 2015 9:15 AM | 1.5K
In a curious twist to the closing of Sweet Briar College, records show the school’s financial position was more precarious a decade ago.
By Kathryn Watson | | May 25, 2015 5:00 AM
With its proximity to Washington, D.C., and major military bases like in Norfolk, it’s a shock to no one this Memorial Day that active and retired military play a heavy role in Virginia.