At Meeting of For-Profit-College Leaders, a Mixture of Celebration and Concern

As their institutions gird for new federal regulations that go into effect next month, and face continuing scrutiny from state and federal authorities, about 1,500 leaders of for-profit colleges gathered here this week for their annual convention, a Western-themed event that has included sessions on how to avoid being sued, a salsa taste-off that showcased three local culinary colleges, and a vendor exhibition hall where attendees could have their picture taken sitting on a live