Higher Education

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The state of Connecticut is on track to create a way for high school graduates to automatically gain admission to four state universities.

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The U.S. Coast Guard Academy in New London has announced the creation of the Academy’s First Provost who will serve as the chief academic officer and principal adviser to the Academy’s superintendent.

New York Governor Andrew Cuomo
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Gov. Andrew Cuomo said Monday that all State and City University of New York students will have to get a COVID-19 vaccination if they want to enroll in the fall semester.

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Public and private colleges and universities in Connecticut say they plan to be back to full in-person learning by the fall. Administrators anticipate there would be herd immunity on their campuses by then. 

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On Long Island, both Nassau and Suffolk Community Colleges have seen a bigger decline in enrollment due to the COVID-19 pandemic than local four-year colleges.