tennesse board of regents http://wmot.org en TBR Says Nothing to Fear from Obama Initiative http://wmot.org/post/tbr-says-nothing-fear-obama-initiative <p>WASHINGTON (AP) &mdash; The 46 institutions of higher learning governed by the Tennessee Board of Regents have nothing to fear from President Barack Obama&rsquo;s latest education initiative, according to TBR Chancellor John Morgan.&nbsp;</p><p>The Associated Press says in a story released Monday that the Obama administration is concerned about rising student debt, which now averages over $25,000. The president is also reportedly concerned by the apparent disconnect between what students learn at the nation&#39;s universities and the skills employers say they&#39;re looking for.</p> Tue, 21 Feb 2012 18:17:37 +0000 Mike Osborne 7577 at http://wmot.org TBR Says Nothing to Fear from Obama Initiative