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October 11, 2019
The effort to overturn a ban on federal aid for incarcerated students gets new support from corporate backer and state elected officials.

October 11, 2019
Hilbert College is starting an online master's program in criminal justice administration. Northern Illinois University is starting its first Ph.D. programs: electrical, mechanical and industrial and systems engineering. Ramapo College is starting a bachelor of science in data science and a master's in the field.

October 10, 2019
Ohio University’s decision to suspend most of its male Greek organizations will affect 1,000 students, and critics question whether it’s likely to work. Update: Three sororities and a professional fraternity at the university are also under investigation.

October 10, 2019
You’ve heard of the gig economy, but what about the Gig Academy? Labor scholar Adrianna Kezar says it has to be resisted in her new book.

October 10, 2019
More high school students are getting a head start on college, but dual enrollment is costly for some colleges.

October 10, 2019
Complex student loan policy causes consumer frustration as often as failures by servicers, report finds.

October 10, 2019
Lack of respect for international norms will detract from efforts to build research excellence.

October 9, 2019
As the board of Miami Dade College moves to find a new president, experts discuss what's at stake for the community college that leads the nation in educating students from underrepresented minority groups.

October 9, 2019
In a reform aimed at reducing Ph.D. program timelines and attrition, University of Chicago will guarantee full funding to humanities and social sciences students -- in exchange for program caps.

October 9, 2019
Joe Biden becomes latest Democratic presidential hopeful to call for huge increases in the federal Pell Grant program instead of free college policies favored by standard bearers on the left.

October 9, 2019
T. Denny Sanford has given $350 million to National University, which will now bear his name.

October 8, 2019
TV ads helped Southern New Hampshire University become a household name, but with mounting competition and increased scrutiny of spending, getting to the top -- and staying there -- isn't easy.

October 8, 2019
New graduate school enrollments continue to fall among international students, but underrepresented U.S. minority enrollments are way up.

October 8, 2019
After significant pushback, primary association of American research universities withdraws proposal that would have expelled its two Canadian members.

October 8, 2019
Stanford University will no longer use leaves of absence as a "first resort" for students in crisis.

October 7, 2019
Wayne State University and other colleges in the region are seeking to boost graduation rates by forgiving outstanding balances of students who left without earning a degree.

October 7, 2019
Protests erupted after Glenn Boyce, who was involved in the search process, was appointed as the University of Mississippi’s new chancellor.

October 7, 2019
Legislation signed into law Friday will let community colleges draw from a state fund of nearly $500 million for emergency financial aid.

October 4, 2019
Days after California enacted a law allowing college athletes to sign endorsement deals, lawmakers in other states and in Congress threaten legislation to advance player compensation.

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