American universities are using offshore strategies to swell their coffers, skirt taxes and obscure investments that could spark campus protests.
House Republicans are proposing a 1.4 percent tax on wealthier colleges’ investment income to help pay for broad cuts.
The admissions process is a maddening mishmash of competing objectives, and an attempt to measure the unmeasurable: you. No, it isn’t fair, and likely never will be.
The statement from the Treasury secretary, who is Jewish, was perhaps the most vociferous defense of the president from within his administration.
The decision came after a series of protests from students, faculty and alumni who objected to honoring the 19th-century white supremacist statesman.