Hayward Local Business
1 hr ago | via Patch.com
A $30 million fine was pending for the parent company that allegedly misled students about job placement and school loans. The beleaguered for-profit college franchise, Corinthian Colleges, Inc., announced Sunday that it was closing its remaining campuses on Monday, including one in Salinas and several in the Bay Area. Comment?
5 hrs ago | via SFBay
The beleaguered for-profit college franchise, Corinthian Colleges, Inc., announced Sunday that it was closing its remaining campuses today, including several in the Bay Area. Officials from Corinthian Colleges said the company is working with other schools to provide continuing education opportunities for its approximately 16,000 students at its remaining 28 campuses. Comment?
16 hrs ago | via SFGate
Heald College signs seen June 19, 2014 in San Francisco, Calif. Medical Assistant student Joseph Conner has been attending the college since January 2013 and says he has not received financial aid money since the first semester. Comment?
Friday Apr 24 | via San Jose Mercury News
Dollar Tree Stores is ordered to pay $2.72 million to settle a civil prosecution lawsuit over illegal hazardous waste disposal, Alameda County District Attorney Nancy O'Malley announced Friday. The Virginia-based corporation will also improve waste disposal methods at it's California stores and distribution centers under Alameda County Judge Morris Jacobson's order. Comment?
Saturday Apr 18 | via OregonLive.com
This sign is at a crosswalk near California State University in Hayward, Calif. We can't even . Comment?
Thursday Apr 16 | via Business Wire
AskBio's Adeno-Associated Virus gene therapy technologies are currently being used in Benitec's phase I/II first-in-man trial, to evaluate the safety and efficacy of its experimental therapy , for the treatment of Hepatitis C . HCV is the most common chronic blood-borne infection in the United States, and is the leading cause of chronic liver disease, end-stage cirrhosis, and liver cancer. Comment?
Thursday Apr 16 | via PR-inside.com
The company designs, prototypes, engineers, manufactures and sells critical subsystems such as chemical mechanical planarization for semiconductor equipment OEMs and device manufacturers. Its products include gas delivery systems, chemical delivery modules, top-plate assemblies, frame assemblies, process modules, and other high level assemblies. Comment?
Wednesday Apr 15 | via Business Journal
Corinthian Colleges Inc., which operates Heald College campuses in Rancho Cordova and Roseville, has been fined $30 million for misrepresentation of job placement rates. The Santa Ana-based for-profit educator has been under review by the U.S. Department of Education , which found 947 cases of misrepresentation of job placement rates to current and prospective students at Corinthian's Heald College system. Comment?
Tuesday Apr 14 | via SFGate
The U.S. Department of Education announced Tuesday it will fine the for-profit Heald College $30 million and will bar the once venerable business school from enrolling new students because a federal investigation found that its owner, Corinthian Colleges Inc. , made nearly 1,000 misleading job placement claims. "Heald College's inaccurate or incomplete disclosures were misleading to students," the Education Department said Tuesday in a statement. Comment?
Tuesday Apr 14 | via Contra Costa Times
In another blow to the Heald College chain as it teeters on the brink of closure, the U.S. Department of Education on Tuesday barred it from enrolling more students and fined its parent company $30 million, citing a federal investigation that found it routinely misled prospective students about their job prospects. The federal investigation echoed one of the central allegations made by Attorney General Kamala Harris's office in a 2013 lawsuit against Heald's parent company, Corinthian Colleges: that it inflated job-placement numbers to get more students and their tuition dollars in the door. Comment?
Copyright © 2015 Topix LLC