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  1. Media Matters Founder's Group Accused of 'Pay-For-Play' SchemeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 8 | The Daily Caller

    ... according to IRS filings cited in the report. The University of Phoenix is still owned by the Sperling-founded Apollo Group, chaired by Sperling's son. In August 2010, CREW founder and executive director Melanie Sloan wrote a Huffington Post op-ed ...

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  2. Little change expected at Apollo, UOP following Sperling's deathRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 27 | Business Journal

    Investors expect few, if any, changes to the way Apollo Group and University of Phoenix operate following last week's passing of founder John Sperling, reports the Arizona Republic.

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  3. Obituary: John Sperling / Founder of University of PhoenixRead the original story

    Monday Aug 25 | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

    ... as of Aug. 11, according to data compiled by Bloomberg from securities filings. The company's name changed from Apollo Group Inc. last year. Mr. Sperling's revolutionary approach to education -- emphasizing group discussion of university-approved ...

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  4. University of Phoenix has moment of silence for eccentric, brilliant, beloved John SperlingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 25 | The Arizona Republic

    ... Turner, left front, and others take part in a moment of silence Monday that was held for John Sperling at the Apollo Group Headquarters, 4025 S. Riverpoint Parkway, in Phoenix. Sperling, the founder of the University of Phoenix, died Friday at the ...

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  5. John Sperling, a Higher-Ed Pioneer, Left Disciples Across For-Profit SectorRead the original story

    Monday Aug 25 | Chronicle.com

    ... led by those executives. Brian Mueller, president and CEO of Grand Canyon Education. A former president of the Apollo Group, he directed the explosive growth of online enrollment at Phoenix. Todd S. Nelson, former chairman of the Education ...

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  6. John Sperling never cared about getting credit for online education innovationsRead the original story

    Monday Aug 25 | Business Journal

    ... ults finish their degrees." In a statement issued Aug. 24, Peter Sperling , who currently serves as chairman of Apollo Group Inc., UOP's parent, announced his father's death.

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  7. Founder of University of Phoenix, 93, diesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 24 | Click2Houston

    ... in the United States with more than a million students, alumni, faculty and employees, according to the Apollo Group, its parent company. Sperling was born on January 9, 1921, in rural northwest Missouri. He served in the U.S. Army Air Corps and ...

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  8. University of Phoenix founder John Sperling dead at 93Read the original story

    Sunday Aug 24 | Business Journal

    ... a lucrative deal on his way out the door. University of Phoenix has an enrollment of 241,900, according to Apollo Group's third-quarter 2014 results. That was down nearly 16 percent in a year. In the wake of declining enrollment in recent years, ...

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  9. John Sperling, University of Phoenix founder, dies, Apollo Group saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 24 | The Arizona Republic

    ... a statement posted on the Apollo Education Group's website. John Sperling, University of Phoenix founder, dies, Apollo Group says The founder of the University of Phoenix has died, according to a statement posted on the Apollo Education Group's ...

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  10. Apollo Group In For A Volatile Ride In The Short TermRead the original story

    Aug 13, 2014 | Seeking Alpha

    ... considered more of a premium brand, which could result in pricing power over time. By the end of 2014, most of Apollo Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: APOL )'s restructuring will be done, with a smaller amount being implemented in 2015. For the most part, ...

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  11. Education Department Launches Review of the University of PhoenixRead the original story

    Aug 11, 2014 | National Journal

    ... South Africa-and its University of Phoenix division have remained the subject of particular public attention. Apollo Group, Inc. has the potential to be the industry leader in student success. Instead the investigation demonstrates that, at least ...

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  12. CHECHELE v. SPERLINGRead the original story

    Jul 11, 2014 | FindLaw

    Donna Ann Gabriele CHECHELE, Plaintiff-Appellant, v. John G. SPERLING, Peter V. Sperling, Defendants-Appellees, Apollo Group, Inc., Nominal Defendant-Appellee.

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  13. University of Phoenix Flag Demonstration and Ceremony Pays Tribute to ...Read the original story

    May 20, 2014 | Business Wire

    ... pursue personal and career aspirations without putting their lives on hold. As the flagship university of Apollo Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: APOL), University of Phoenix serves a diverse student population, offering associate, bachelor's, master's and ...

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  14. Manning & Napier's Top First Quarter Stock PicksRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2014 | GuruFocus.com

    ... of Apollo Education Group, representing 0.098% of the portfolio. The stock's price averaged $32 in the quarter. Apollo Group Inc. was incorporated in Arizona in 1981. Apollo Education Group Inc. has a market cap of $3.16 billion; its shares were ...

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  15. Apollo Group, Inc. Discusses Q2 2014 ResultsRead the original story

    Apr 1, 2014 | Seeking Alpha

    The following audio is from a conference call that will begin on April 01, 2014 at 17:00 PM ET.

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  16. Oregon should limit contributionsRead the original story

    Mar 5, 2014 | The Torch

    ... individual donating towards an Oregon election? Sperling lived in Phoenix and was the chairman of the board for Apollo Group Inc. at the time, as well as the company's founder. The Apollo Group owns the University of Phoenix. That's just one of many ...

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  17. Oregon should limit contributionsRead the original story

    Mar 4, 2014 | The Torch

    ... individual donating towards an Oregon election? Sperling lived in Phoenix and was the chairman of the board for Apollo Group Inc. at the time, as well as the company's founder. The Apollo Group owns the University of Phoenix. That's just one of many ...

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