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Sheldon Jackson to close for a year

...important issues at "We simply do not have the cash to sustain Sheldon Jackson College in its current form," said David Dobler, SJC president. According to the announcement, SJC was failing financially with $6 million in accrued debt. Faculty...
Sheldon Jackson to stay open another year

...Friday. Trustees met Thursday and Friday to determine the fate of the state's oldest college. College board chairman David Dobler said trustees and a community task force will work on a plan to keep the college open beyond the present school year...
Sheldon Jackson board fires president

...not a visionary. The Sitka Sentinel reports education consultant John Holst was named interim manager. He replaces David Dobler, whose ouster follows the University of Dubuque's decision to end talks to take over part of the campus, citing...
Dubuque mulls partnership with Sheldon Jackson

...the oldest college in the state, suspended academic operations in 2007 because of financial problems. President David Dobler has been trying to sell off land holdings in an attempt to get the college out of debt while leaving the main campus...
Chapel by the Lake finds 'better fit' in new denomination

...the Lake went to ECO, describing it as "the theological component" among the three main factors behind the move.David Dobler, pastor to the Presbytery of Alaska, said that to many conservative Presbyterians, the change in ordination standards...
Officials, Iowa college hopes to save Sheldon Jackson College

...non-Native students were allowed, the historians wrote. But the size of the school remained small; college President David Dobler said, historically, it never rose above 276. And Sheldon Jackson failed to change with the shifting educational landscape...
Dubuque, Iowa university walks away from Sheldon Jackson talks

...been no rallying of alumni or infusion of cash from private donors to help make that happen. Sheldon Jackson President David Dobler, who once described efforts to bring in Dubuque as a "plan Z," said Tuesday he's not sure what the next step will...
Sheldon Jackson names new president

...the transformation work. Many of the internal systems of the college have been thoroughly replaced," said the Rev. David Dobler, chairman of the board of trustees and executive presbyter for the Yukon Presbytery. The trustees nearly closed the...
New firm will manage college properties

...real estate firm will manage the Sheldon Jackson College campus and other land holdings in Sitka. College President David Dobler said PTP Management of Anchorage will begin managing and marketing the closed college's property today. The college...


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