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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 baseball grosses $684 million

From Higher Education Tribune

Louisiana State University baseball tops the list of highest grossing programs, reporting more than $6.4 million – or $182,464 per athlete – in 2016, followed by Florida State University ($6 million), Vanderbilt ($5.9 million), UT Austin ($7 million) and University of Mississippi ($5 million), according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of the latest federal data.

209,472 U.S. borrowers in default on student loans from two-year colleges

From Higher Education Tribune

Ivy Tech Community College in Indiana, Ross Medical Education Center and Everest Institute – both in Michigan – reported the largest share of borrowers from two-year institutions who defaulted on school loans they started repaying in 2014, according to the latest disclosure from the U.S. Department of Education.

Analysis: 31,936 college athletes play softball

From Higher Education Tribune

California, Pennsylvania and New York are the most popular states for college softball, federal data shows.

DRAPER AREA CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Meet the Candidates of the Primary Election 2018

Meet the candidates event scheduled for Thursday, May 17, 2018 from 7:30 - 9:00 a.m.

AMERICAN FORK CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: May Connect 4 Lunch to be held May 15

Connect 4 Lunch will be held on the THIRD Thursday of every month. This event is free to attend - you just need to pay for your own lunch.

CHAMBERWEST: Multi-Chamber Business After Hours to be held May 16

Join us for a Multi-Chamber Business After Hours event! We will be tasting decadent foods, viewing local art, and mingling with professionals from all across the valley

DAVIS CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Ogden Clinic Ribbon Cutting to be held May 14

This will be an event for the whole family! There will be face painting, balloon making, BBQ, S'mores and much more!

PARK CITY CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Summer Activities Expo & Party on June 5

Join us at the Summer Activities Expo & Party on Tuesday, June 5, 2018 from 4:00 PM - 7:00 PM at the Park City Doubletree by Hilton Hotel.

SALT LAKE CHAMBER: Business Women's Forum 2018: 05/15 Personal Brand Building for Non-Marketers

The discussion will center around why it’s important to build a personal brand, what we can do to better control our public image and to learn ways to build an image that best reflects our values.

ST. GEORGE AREA CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Family Healthcare Breakfast Making Lifes Better in Southwest Utah to be held May 15

Family Healthcare Breakfast Making Lives Better in Southwest Utah Registration at 7:30 am Doors open at 7:45 Program at 8:00 Ends promptly at 9:00 am

UTAH VALLEY CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: WBN Luncheon to be held May 17

Want to boost your networking skills? Learn to golf! At the May WBN event, there will be a luncheon, a short presentation on golf and golf etiquette, and then a chance to go out on the range and get some golf instruction.

Junior colleges report borrower default rate of 18%

From Higher Education Tribune

At Daymar College in Ohio, 37 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 federal data.

Analysis: College softball grosses $451 million

From Higher Education Tribune

Florida State University softball tops the list of highest grossing programs, reporting more than $2.2 million – or $95,837 per athlete – in 2016, according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of the latest federal data.

AMERICAN FORK CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: 2018 Memorial Classic Golf Tournament to be held May 25

Join us for a day of golf, prizes, and FUN! This is our 3rd annual Memorial Classic Golf Tournament.

CEDAR CITY CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: The Art of Red Wine to be held May 21

Participants in this one-day course will learn the essentials of red wine. Bask in the essence of notes for the nose and mouth by embracing what makes red wine special.

KANAB AREA CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Best Friends Bond - Public Input Needed to be held May 21

Public Input Needed!!! The Kane County Board of Commissioners will be holding a special Commission Meeting to take additional input on the Best Friends 25 million dollar bond issue at the Kanab High School Auditorium at 7:00 p.m. Monday the 21st of May 2018.

Analysis: College men's golf grosses $173 million

From Higher Education Tribune

West Virginia University men's golf tops the list of highest grossing programs, reporting nearly $2.1 million – or $190,559 per athlete – in 2016, according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of the latest federal data.

SALT LAKE CHAMBER: Chamber Launch 2018 - 5/23/18 Sponsored By Chick-Fil-A

With Chamber Launch, we have one goal: to launch you or your business to the next level of success. Aspiring entrepreneurs and established business professionals attend this quarterly networking event to connect with fellow leaders and innovators in our community.

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