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12/20/11Richard Dozer Joins Apollo Group Board of Directors
PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dec. 20, 2011-- Apollo Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: APOL) today announced that Richard Dozer has been appointed to the company’s board of directors, filling an existing vacancy on the board. Mr. Dozer, who will serve as an independent director, was also appointed to sit on the board’s audit committee. “We are very pleased to welcome Rich to the Board,” said John Sperling, executive chairman of the board of Apollo Group. “Rich brings a wealth of senior management, leadership, ... 
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12/09/11Apollo Group Announces Timing of Fiscal 2012 First Quarter Earnings Release
PHOENIX, Dec 09, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Apollo Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: APOL) announced today that it will report its fiscal 2012 first quarter results after the market close on Thursday, January 5, 2012. The Company will host a conference call to discuss its results in more detail at 3:00 p.m. MT (5:00 p.m. ET) the same day. Participating from Apollo Group, Inc. will be: Chas Edelstein, Co-Chief Executive Officer; Greg Cappelli, Co-Chief Executive Officer and Chairman, Apollo Global; and Brian... 
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11/30/11Apollo Group, Inc. to Present at the William Blair & Co. Second Annual Global Services Conference
PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 30, 2011-- Apollo Group, Inc. (Nasdaq:APOL) today announced that Greg Cappelli, Co-Chief Executive Officer of Apollo Group and Chairman of Apollo Global, will be presenting at William Blair & Company’s 2nd Annual Global Services Conference. The conference will be held Tuesday and Wednesday, December 6-7, 2011, at the Four Seasons Resort Scottsdale at Troon North in Scottsdale, AZ. Apollo Group, Inc.’s investor presentation is scheduled for Wednesday, December... 
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11/04/11Apollo Group, Inc. to Present at Two Upcoming Investor Conferences
PHOENIX, Nov 04, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Apollo Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: APOL) today announced that management will be presenting at two upcoming investor conferences. Brian Swartz, Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Apollo Group, will be presenting at the J.P. Morgan Ultimate Services Investor Conference. The conference will be held Wednesday, November 9, 2011, at the J.P. Morgan Conference Center in New York. Separately, Chas Edelstein, Co-Chief Executive Officer of Apollo Gr... 
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10/19/11Apollo Group, Inc. Reports Fiscal 2011 Fourth Quarter and Year End Results
PHOENIX, Oct 19, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Apollo Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: APOL) ("Apollo Group," "Apollo" or the "Company") today reported financial results for the three months and fiscal year ended August 31, 2011. "We set out at the beginning of 2011 to implement leading-edge student protections, differentiate University of Phoenix, and expand our business," said Apollo Group Co-Chief Executive Officer Chas Edelstein. "We are pleased with our progress in each of these areas, including enhancing ... 
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10/04/11Apollo Group Adjusts Timing of Fiscal 2011 Fourth Quarter and Year End Earnings Release
PHOENIX, Oct 04, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Apollo Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: APOL) announced today that it will release its fiscal 2011 fourth quarter and year end results earlier than previously scheduled. The Company will report its fiscal 2011 fourth quarter and year end results before the market opens on Wednesday, October 19, 2011. The Company will host a conference call to discuss its results at 5:00 a.m. PT (8:00 a.m. ET) the same day. Participating from Apollo Group, Inc. will be: Chas E... 
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09/22/11Apollo Group Announces Timing of Fiscal 2011 Fourth Quarter and Year End Earnings Release
PHOENIX, Sep 22, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Apollo Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: APOL) announced today that it will report its fiscal 2011 fourth quarter and year end results after the market closes on Thursday, October 20, 2011. The Company will host a conference call to discuss its results in more detail at 2:00 p.m. PT (5:00 p.m. ET) the same day. Participating from Apollo Group, Inc. will be: Chas Edelstein, Co-Chief Executive Officer; Greg Cappelli, Co-Chief Executive Officer and Chairman, ... 
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09/01/11Apollo Group to Present at the BMO Capital Markets 11th Annual Back to School Education Conference
PHOENIX, Sep 01, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Apollo Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: APOL) today announced that Greg Cappelli, Co-Chief Executive Officer of Apollo Group and Chairman of Apollo Global, and Chas Edelstein, Co-Chief Executive Officer of Apollo Group, will be presenting at the BMO Capital Markets 11th Annual Back to School Education Conference. The conference will be held Thursday, September 15, 2011, at the Grand Hyatt Hotel in New York, N.Y. Apollo Group, Inc.'s investor presentation is schedul... 
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08/02/11Apollo Group to Acquire Carnegie Learning
Carnegie Learning Technology to Advance Apollo Adaptive Learning Platform PHOENIX, Aug 02, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Apollo Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: APOL) ("Apollo Group," "Apollo" or the "Company") today announced that it has entered into an agreement to acquire 100% of the stock of Carnegie Learning, Inc., a publisher of research-based math curricula including the adaptive Cognitive Tutor(R) math software, for $75.0 million. In a separate transaction, Apollo... 
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06/30/11Apollo Group, Inc. Reports Fiscal 2011 Third Quarter Results
PHOENIX, Jun 30, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Apollo Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: APOL) ("Apollo Group," "Apollo" or the "Company") today reported financial results for the three and nine months ended May 31, 2011. "During the third quarter, we continued to execute on our key initiatives to improve outcomes, enhance student protections, and elevate the educational experience throughout every touch point of the student lifecycle," said Apollo Group Co-Chief Executiv... 
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06/02/11Apollo Group Announces Timing of Fiscal 2011 Third Quarter Earnings Release
PHOENIX, Jun 02, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Apollo Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: APOL) announced today that it will report its fiscal 2011 third quarter results after the market closes on Thursday, June 30, 2011. The Company will host a conference call to discuss its results in more detail at 2:00 p.m. PT (5:00 p.m. ET) the same day. Participating from Apollo Group, Inc. will be: Chas Edelstein, Co-Chief Executive Officer; Greg Cappelli, Co-Chief Executive Office... 
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05/31/11Apollo Group, Inc. to Present at the William Blair & Company 2011 Growth Stock Conference
PHOENIX, May 31, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Apollo Group, Inc. (Nasdaq:APOL) today announced that Greg Cappelli, Co-Chief Executive Officer of Apollo Group and Chairman of Apollo Global, will be presenting at the William Blair & Company 2011 Growth Stock Conference. The conference will be held Tuesday through Thursday, June 14-16, 2011, at the Four Seasons Hotel in Chicago, IL. Apollo Group, Inc.'s investor presentation is scheduled for Tuesday, June ... 
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04/28/11Apollo Group, Inc. to Present at the Barclays Capital 2011 Global Services Conference
PHOENIX, Apr 28, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Apollo Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: APOL) today announced that Greg Cappelli, co-chief executive officer of Apollo Group and chairman of Apollo Global, and Brian Swartz, senior vice president and chief financial officer of Apollo Group, will be presenting at the Barclays Capital 2011 Global Services Conference. The conference will be held Wednesday and Thursday, May 11-12, 2011, at the Westin Boston Waterfront Hotel in ... 
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04/26/11University of Phoenix Launches PhoenixMobile App for iPhone and iPod touch
PHOENIX, April 26, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --New App Expands Distance Learning, Making the Classroom Truly Mobile University of Phoenix, the nation's largest private university, is offering its students a new way to participate in the online classroom with the PhoenixMobile App for iPhone and iPod touch. Available today on the App Store, the PhoenixMobile App goes beyond the campus maps or lecture downloads available from many higher education institutions, to enable University of Phoeni... 
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04/06/11University of Phoenix Names Alan Drimmer Provost
PHOENIX, Apr 06, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) --University of Phoenix today announced that Dr. Alan Drimmer has been named Senior Vice President, Academic Affairs and Provost of the University, effective May 2, 2011. Dr. Drimmer will report to Dr. Bill Pepicello, President of University of Phoenix. Dr. Drimmer brings a wealth of academic leadership experience to University of Phoenix. Most recently, he served as President of Western International University (... 
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03/29/11Apollo Group, Inc. Reports Fiscal 2011 Second Quarter Results
PHOENIX, Mar 29, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Apollo Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: APOL) ("Apollo Group," "Apollo" or the "Company") today reported financial results for the three and six months ended February 28, 2011. "During the second quarter of fiscal 2011, we continued to execute on the key strategic initiatives that we've been developing and implementing, which are designed to enhance the student experience, expand student protections and ensure that we enrol... 
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03/01/11Apollo Group Announces Timing of Fiscal 2011 Second Quarter Earnings Release
PHOENIX, Mar 01, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Apollo Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: APOL) announced today that it will report its fiscal 2011 second quarter results before the market opens on Tuesday, March 29, 2011. The Company will host a conference call to discuss its results in more detail at 5:00 a.m. PT (8:00 a.m. ET) the same day. Participating from Apollo Group, Inc. will be: Chas Edelstein, Co-Chief Executive Officer; Greg Cappelli, Co-Chief Executive Offic... 
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02/24/11Apollo Group, Inc. Announces the Hiring of Timothy Daniels as President of Apollo Global
PHOENIX, Feb 24, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Apollo Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: APOL) ("Apollo Group" or "the Company") today announced that its majority-owned subsidiary Apollo Global, Inc. ("Apollo Global") has named Timothy F. Daniels as President of Apollo Global, effective immediately. Mr. Daniels will oversee all aspects of the management of Apollo Global, a leading international education services provider. He will report directly to Gregory Cappelli, Co-Chief ... 
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02/09/11Apollo Group, Inc. to Present at the Robert W. Baird & Co. 2011 Business Solutions Conference
PHOENIX, Feb 09, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Second graph, first sentence of release should read: Apollo Group, Inc.'s investor presentation is scheduled for Wednesday, February 23, 2011, at 10:55 a.m. ET (sted Apollo Group, Inc.'s investor presentation is scheduled for Wednesday, February 23, 2010, at 10:55 p.m. ET). The corrected release reads: APOLLO GROUP, INC. TO PRESENT AT THE ROBERT W. BAIRD & CO. 2011 BUSINESS SOLUTIONS CONFERENCE Apollo Group, Inc. (Nasdaq:APOL) today announced tha... 
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01/13/11University of Phoenix Launches School of Continuing Education
PHOENIX, Jan. 13, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Building on its history as the leading provider of higher education programs that equip Americans to succeed in a constantly-changing professional world, University of Phoenix today announced the launch of its School of Continuing Education. Designed to provide professionals and working adults with the skills, insight and expertise necessary to thrive in today's highly competitive job market, the School of Continuing Education will draw on existing curricul... 
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01/10/11Apollo Group, Inc. Reports Fiscal 2011 First Quarter Results
PHOENIX, Jan 10, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Apollo Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: APOL) ("Apollo Group," "Apollo" or the "Company") today reported financial results for the three months ended November 30, 2010. "During the first quarter of fiscal 2011, we began the important process of implementing several of the key strategic initiatives that we've been developing in recent quarters and that are designed to enhance the student experience, expand student protection... 
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