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THE STUDENT BODY

Affirmative Action Ban Rejected -- Appeals court rules that Michigan's voter-approved ban is unconstitutional because it limits equal access to the political process.

History and Hate Speech Collide -- Amid the 50th anniversary celebration of racial integration on campus, a post-election student protest at Mississippi is marred by racism. It isn't the only one.

Equal Opportunity, Unequal Interest? -- A new study argues women are less interested than men in athletic participation, and questions Title IX as it is applied to college sports programs. Advocates for women's athletics disagree.

Dream Act Passes in Maryland -- Measure to help undocumented students wins 58 percent of the vote.

Greeting the New Students -- Small private colleges are preparing to deal with demographic shifts in their student populations.

A Posse of Veterans -- Vassar will pilot initiative to place cohorts of students who've served on selective campuses, providing support and full tuition.

Beyond Sports -- Spelman is eliminating intercollegiate athletics and withdrawing from NCAA competition, instead focusing on a campuswide wellness initiative that emphasizes fitness for everyone.

FACULTY AND ADMINISTRATION

25 and in Crisis -- Temple was the first institution to offer a doctorate in African-American studies and has seen heated debates over the discipline's direction. The rejection of the department's choice as chair has set off a new controversy.

Breaking Gridlock for Veterans -- Protections for veterans lead the way in Washington's higher education accountability push, as veterans' groups and college lobbyists, while sometimes at odds, look for common ground.

'Occupying the Academy' -- Editors discuss new book on diversity work within higher education.

Veterans Day 2012 -- Elite colleges seem to be moving backward, not forward, on enrolling -- and even paying attention to -- military veterans, Wick Sloane's annual survey suggests.

Temple was the first institution to offer a doctorate in African-American studies and has seen heated debates over the discipline's direction. The rejection of the department's choice as chair has set off a new controversy.

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Temple was the first institution to offer a doctorate in African-American studies and has seen heated debates over the discipline's direction. The rejection of the department's choice as chair has set off a new controversy.

Read more: http://www.insidehighered.com/news#ixzz2DeLDC55x
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Temple was the first institution to offer a doctorate in African-American studies and has seen heated debates over the discipline's direction. The rejection of the department's choice as chair has set off a new controversy.

Read more: http://www.insidehighered.com/news#ixzz2DeLDC55x
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Temple was the first institution to offer a doctorate in African-American studies and has seen heated debates over the discipline's direction. The rejection of the department's choice as chair has set off a new controversy.

Read more: http://www.insidehighered.com/news#ixzz2DeLDC55x
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Temple was the first institution to offer a doctorate in African-American studies and has seen heated debates over the discipline's direction. The rejection of the department's choice as chair has set off a new controversy.

Read more: http://www.insidehighered.com/news#ixzz2DeLDC55x
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