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Private colleges, universities report borrower default rate of 8.2%

From Higher Education Tribune

At United Tribes Technical College in Bismarck, 41.4 percent of borrowers who started repaying student loans in 2014 defaulted on those loans by the end of 2016, according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of the latest disclosure from the U.S. Department of Education.

Analysis: College men's basketball grosses $2 billion

From Higher Education Tribune

Though excluded from the NCAA tournament, University of Louisville men's basketball tops the list of highest grossing programs with nearly $44 million – or $2.9 million per athlete – in 2016, according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of the latest federal data.

Blessings in a Backpack unveils business partnership to help fund kids' meals

Blessings in a Backpack, a nonprofit group that supplies weekend meals to needy students in Lee and Collier counties, is seeking company donations to help fund the program through its Business Partner Initiative.

D.R. Horton’s Freedom Homes coming to Lee County

D.R. Horton, “America’s Builder,” said it is launching its Freedom Homes brand, its newest low-maintenance lifestyle community for active adults featuring affordable housing, in Cascades in Alva in Lee County.

Unified Technologies brings Brickell City Centre to life

Selected over many global competitors, Miami’s Unified Technologies recently serviced Swire Hotels’ “EAST, Miami” branch in Brickell City Centre, initiating an immense core technology system to sustain the structure’s complex IT needs.

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