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Additional HEERF Available to Support Students Basic Needs

On January 20, 2022, the U.S. Department of Education (the Department) announced $198 million in American Rescue Plan funds that will primarily support community colleges and other institutions to meet the basic needs of students – especially those exacerbated by the COVID-19 pandemic. The Supplemental Support under American Rescue Plan (SSARP) program will require institutions to submit applications to receive funding.

Changes in Lease Accounting Are Just Around the Corner

In an article published in the Summer 2016 edition of our newsletter titled “Be Aware of Changes in Lease Accounting,” we introduced readers to upcoming changes in lease accounting under Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP). The effective date for the new lease accounting standard – known as FASB Accounting Standards Codification (ASC) 842, Leases – is rapidly approaching.

Sustainability and Transparency are Leading Business Forward

While current examples of Environmental, Social, and Governance (ESG) programs are on the larger scale, even small and medium businesses can make impactful sustainability goals aligned and reported on through ESG metrics. A focus on sustainability and transparency with these metrics are a growing trend.

New Guidance from the Department of Education for HEERF III

On May 11, 2021, the Department of Education released more information regarding HEERF III, including allocation tables with apportionment for student and institutional funds and frequently asked questions. This article summarizes the new guidance, and provides you with resources for more information.

2022-02-16T16:52:45-05:00May 11th, 2021|Higher Education|

More IT compliance requirements headed your way (NIST 800-171 CUI Security)

The world of cybersecurity is constantly changing. As soon as you feel content with your controls and processes, a new threat arises or new requirements are published. This article summarizes the FSA's recent letter concerning Controlled Unclassified Information (CUI) and the related cybersecurity requirement.

2022-02-16T16:52:50-05:00March 18th, 2021|Cybersecurity, Higher Education, Technology|

The American Rescue Plan – Higher Education

The third round of significant COVID-19 stimulus funding was signed into law on March 11, 2021. The American Rescue Plan Act of 2021 (ARP) includes various items, including aid for vaccinations and testing, state and local governments, schools, rental assistance, agriculture, and the airline industry. This article focuses on the higher education components.

2022-02-16T16:52:54-05:00March 11th, 2021|COVID-19, Higher Education|

The Risk of Improper Cash Management and How to Fix It

Learn about the risk of improper cash management and how to fix it to keep your business running efficiently and effectively.

How to Avoid the Dangers of Legacy Accounting Software

Is your current legacy accounting software costing your business? Explore the hidden dangers of outdated software and discover what upgrading to cloud-based accounting software can do for you.

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