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05/16/2018Laureate Education, Inc. Announces Appointment of Chief Human Resources Officer
Timothy P. Grace will oversee all Human Resources activities for the world’s largest higher education provider BALTIMORE, May 16, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Today, Laureate Education, Inc. (Nasdaq:LAUR), the global leader in higher education, announced the appointment of Timothy P. Grace as its new Chief Human Resources Officer (CHRO), effective May 28, 2018. Mr. Grace will use his more than 30 years of Human Resources (HR) management experience to oversee all global HR functions within Laurea... 
05/09/2018Laureate Education Reports First Quarter 2018 Financial Results
BALTIMORE, May 09, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Laureate Education, Inc. (NASDAQ:LAUR), the global leader in higher education, today announced financial results for the first quarter 2018. First Quarter 2018 Highlights (compared to first quarter 2017): New enrollments increased 8% on an organic basis (excluding divestitures); adjusted for timing of the intake, organic new enrollments increased 5%. Total enrollments increased 2% on an organic basis (excluding divestitures). Revenue in... 
05/02/2018Laureate Education Announces Date of First Quarter 2018 Earnings Release and Conference Call
BALTIMORE, May 02, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Laureate Education, Inc. (NASDAQ:LAUR), the global leader in higher education, plans to release results for the quarter ended March 31, 2018, on Wednesday, May 9, 2018, before the stock market opens. Following the release, the Company will host a telephone conference call with investors and analysts at 8:30 a.m. ET to discuss the first quarter results and the Company's business outlook. Interested parties are invited to listen to the earnings confer... 
04/25/2018Laureate Education, Inc. Agrees to Sell University of St. Augustine for Health Sciences to Altas Partners
BALTIMORE, April 25, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Laureate Education, Inc. (NASDAQ:LAUR), the world’s largest global network of higher education institutions, announced today that it has signed an agreement with Altas Partners, a long-term oriented investment firm, for the sale of the University of St. Augustine for Health Sciences (USAHS), contingent on the receipt of all necessary regulatory and accreditation approvals. USAHS is one of the nation’s leading graduate health sciences universitie... 
03/20/2018Laureate Education Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2017 Financial Results
BALTIMORE, March 20, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Laureate Education, Inc. (NASDAQ:LAUR), the global leader in higher education, today announced financial results for the fourth quarter and the year ended December 31, 2017. Fourth Quarter 2017 Highlights (compared to fourth quarter 2016): Revenue increased 7% to $1,261.2 million; up 5% on an organic constant currency basis.1 Operating income increased 6% or $10.5 million to $181.5 million. Net income for the quarter was $200.5 milli... 
03/14/2018Laureate Education Announces Date of Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year 2017 Earnings Release and Conference Call
BALTIMORE, March 14, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Laureate Education, Inc. (NASDAQ:LAUR), the global leader in higher education, plans to release results for the quarter and fiscal year ended December 31, 2017, on Tuesday, March 20, 2018, after the stock market closes. Following the release, the Company will host a telephone conference call with investors and analysts at 5:00 p.m. ET to discuss the fourth quarter results and the Company's business outlook. Interested parties are invited to list... 
02/01/2018Laureate Education, Inc. Announces Repayment of Term Loan Debt and Successful Repricing
BALTIMORE, Feb. 01, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Laureate Education, Inc. (NASDAQ:LAUR) (the “Company”) announced today that it has amended its second amended and restated credit agreement to reduce the applicable interest rate on its term loans constituting Series 2024 Term Loans, which term loans are the only outstanding class or series of term loans under the second amended and restated credit agreement. The Company also announced that, as of January 19, 2018, it paid down $350 million of the p... 
01/30/2018Laureate Education, Inc. Announces Collaboration with IBM to Offer a Fully Digital Curriculum Focused on Data Science
Exclusive to Laureate International Universities, the new digital curriculum develops skills imperative to jobs of the future BALTIMORE, Jan. 30, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Laureate Education, Inc. (NASDAQ:LAUR), the world’s largest network of higher education institutions, announced today an innovative new collaboration with IBM (NYSE:IBM) to design a state-of-the-art data science curriculum that would be available for its more than one million students at its nearly 70 institutions globally. ... 
01/22/2018Laureate Education, Inc. Announces Renewal of Certified B Corporation® Status 
Global Network of Nearly 70 Higher Education Institutions Recertified by B Lab BALTIMORE, Jan. 22, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Today, Laureate Education, Inc. (NASDAQ:LAUR) announced that its corporate division and global network of nearly 70 higher education institutions were recertified as a Certified B Corporation® (B CorpTM) by the global certification non-profit B Lab®. After a rigorous evaluation by B Lab, Laureate achieved a final score of 104, nearly 10 points higher than in 2015. Its... 
01/16/2018National Louis University and Laureate Education, Inc. Announce Transfer Agreement of Kendall College’s Programs and Other Assets
CHICAGO, Jan. 16, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- National Louis University (NLU), Laureate Education, Inc. (Nasdaq:LAUR) and Kendall College, LLC announced today they have entered into an agreement whereby Kendall College’s current programs and other assets will transfer to NLU. The boards of NLU and Kendall approved this arrangement, with the additional agreement of Kendall’s parent company, Laureate Education, Inc. This transfer of programs is contingent on regulatory approvals, including that of ... 
01/11/2018Laureate Education, Inc. agrees to sell its university in Morocco to KMR Holding Pédagogique
BALTIMORE, Jan. 11, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Laureate Education, Inc. (NASDAQ:LAUR), the world’s largest global network of higher education institutions, and KMR Holding Pédagogique, the leading state-recognized multi-disciplinary private higher education platform in Francophone Africa, have signed an agreement for the sale of Laureate’s institution in Morocco – Université Internationale de Casablanca (UIC). UIC, which opened its doors in 2010, is located in the economic and education hub o... 
01/08/2018Laureate Education, Inc. Announces Date of Investor Day Meeting
BALTIMORE, Jan. 08, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Laureate Education, Inc. (NASDAQ:LAUR), the global leader in higher education, plans to hold an Investor Day in New York City on Wednesday, January 31, 2018. Laureate’s incoming CEO, Eilif Serck-Hanssen, and members of the senior leadership team will deliver presentations, and participate in a question and answer session. The event will begin at 12:30 p.m. (EST), and is expected to conclude at 3:30 p.m. (EST). Attendance in-person is by invitation ...