UPDATE: Here’s the May 6 letter from the Arizona board to Steve Wozniak's #4profit Woz U, implementing its actions and formally stating its concerns about conduct by both Woz U and Dream Center... — read more
Topics regarding layoffs at Dream Center Education Holdings, LLC (DCEH)
https://www.republicreport.org/2019/citing-dream-center-debacle-arizona-revokes-license-of-woz-u/ The Arizona board in charge of regulating for-profit colleges in the state has unanimously rejected the application of Steve Wozniak’s Woz U to renew... — read more
I worked in Centralized Accounting in Pittsburgh for a few years. I left voluntarily in the middle of March but still keep in touch with a handful of the 15-20 who are still there. I'm not sure where everything goes from here, but they said they were... — read more
I emailed Dottore's company today to determine if or when faculty might be expected to paid for the March payroll. Received quick response: "The Receiver is continuing to work with the DOE to receive funds that we feel that we are due. This will help... — read more
Realistically, two buyers have already pulled out what are the chances this small university pulls through and buyers Western State at this point with so much going on? It would be a miracle. The law school has lost so much staff, and reputation... — read more
Judges Polster and Parker today terminated the DCEH receivership because “not enough remains of DCEH to justify having a receivership.” (On April 24, the judges had denied the receiver’s contempt motion against Studio and Altorelli.) DCEH is done-... — read more
the only way to save this place is bring back the OG's! JG and PC are the saviors the dream center needs!
Is there a page for the remaining campuses? These comments are all about Dream Center and it is officially done- just read the judge's comments to the receiver last week. There are still thousands of students, faculty and staff at the remaining AI... — read more
Dream Center Education Holdings, LLC is in receivership. This means that a Receiver (Mark E. Dottore) has taken possession of DCEH's property and operations. The Receiver is tasked with the orderly administration of DCEH's assets and debts. The Dream... — read more
When choosing a business that primarily depends on making people (students) believe that you're offering them value for their hard earned dollars, it's essential that you first identify an opportunity that heretofore has remained outside the realm of... — read more
It seems like the campuses are practically running on fumes. From what I understand, studio isn't going to be as involved with campus operations as we expected. Management (what's left ot it) has been tight lipped when it comes to any plans on... — read more
Calling all Americans of above average intelligence..., Oh wait. Never mind. If you’re on this site you either worked at or went to an Ai, AU or South... good luck, it’s all you have. Luck favors the dim. Time to move on. — read more
I’m sick of being lied to, by “Mr. Big Man on Campus”, I’m not teaching this week.
I’m not supposed to say anything being in the know but I don’t care anymore. This company has eff’d all of you at every turn. They’re getting rid of me to but this Monday all campus locations. Doesn’t matter if you are part that “separated” the deal... — read more
it has been around a very long time and produced lots of health professionals. Everyone in the medical community knows someone who went there (nurses, pharmacists, techs, occupational therapists, etc) or knows people whose kid may go there. No local... — read more
This whole thing was a failure. Last change for Western State to get bought out. https://www.courtlistener.com/recap/gov.uscourts.ohnd.250611/gov.uscourts.ohnd.250611.285.0.pdf — read more
https://www.republicreport.org/2019/devos-backed-deal-would-allow-secretive-non-profit-to-enrich-related-for-profit/ Yes, it's old news, but still valid and edifying. And these creeps want to educate your children? Or is it something else? — read more
I can’t believe it..... check your accounts. I usually got paid a day earlier via direct deposit bc of my bank. Good luck .... Argosy employee (west Coast)
I was laid off over a month ago, and DCEH has failed to update my employment status with Fidelity, making it impossible to access my 401K plan. I've tried calling and e-mailing HR1 more times than I can count, and cannot get a response and have never... — read more
It looks like the latest court order sides with Studio. The receiver wanted them held in contempt for their work trying to get things set up for AI and South, but that was not received well. The court ruled for Studio, stating that they were acting... — read more
Education Principle Foundation, a Delaware nonprofit with no annual budget and almost no internet presence, announced Friday, (1/18/19), it had acquired some of the campuses from the Dream Center. Yet it appears that a group of private investors are... — read more
Can anyone who has access to Pacer give an update on recent court documents? Any news on if any employees will be paid what they are owed from March or what happened to the benefits money we paid for benefits that didn’t exist. Thanks.
Cobra, ACA, some other private option? Is there a good option out there that I'm missing?
Thoughts on this document? Doesn’t sound solid to me ..... https://www.republicreport.org/wp-content/uploads/2019/04/2019.04.11-Dkt.-257-Studio-3rd-Report.pdf — read more
Or am I just the lucky one?
The Phoenix office of Wage and Labor has opened an official investigation into missing former employee paychecks. Call to get an update!
You already have another college scam going while making videos for a new one. Hey yall, its a bootcamp. https://www.dreamcitycollege.com/aboutus — read more
FYI, it looks like our status was updated with fidelity and I was able to start the rollover process for my funds.
What is the difference between your typical Art Institute admissions representative and a politician? Easy, one lies all day, every day and the other is a politician. — read more
No LOC? Looks like DCEH wasn't the only one getting favors from the Department of Education. https://theintercept.com/2019/04/12/betsy-devos-for-profit-colleges/ — read more
The job market is great and good companies are hiring. It took me 2 months, but there are much better jobs outside of AI, Argosy, and South. I had multiple offers with more reputable companies that understood the situation with DCEH. Companies don't... — read more
While skimming your last paycheck, the frightful leader got herself the boss job at South. She doesn't care where your last paycheck is! They bought her a new computer with it! https://www.thelayoff.com/t/Yz3hyiD#post — read more
Just curious if anyone got their cobra paperwork? I got my paperwork Thursday. How is that supposed to work? Didn't Dottore basically cancel insurance for the few remaining employees? Do they think we are stupid enough to pay them when the insurance... — read more
AiLV got broken into..... anyone have any info on it?
Receiver Dottore yesterday filed papers asking the court to hold in contempt Studio and Studio’s lawyer, John Altorelli, whom Dottore calls “the person who is in control of Studio.” According to Dottore, Studio has been making job offers to DCEH... — read more
Faculty and staff beware!!!!!!!! All Dream Center employees were paid for last quarter (Winter 2019) as ordered by the courts. Currently there is nothing in writing stating when and what will be paid to current AiLV employees, working the Spring... — read more
Any news on the court hearing yesterday? Wondering if EPF & Studio Enterprise now understand that a large investment will be required in separating the IT from DCEH (which has a "Transfer Service Agreement" with EPF & Studio for 15 years, by the... — read more