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August 10, 2018
Report that Vanderbilt has nonathletic goals for donors alarms boosters but points to broader tensions in higher education between raising money for athletics and academics.

August 10, 2018
A prominent male feminist deferred a sociology award last week over what he called "rumors" about his professional conduct, but now a former student of his is putting a name -- and details -- to the claims.

August 10, 2018
Early results for a study of CUNY Start program finds students outperform their peers in developmental courses.

August 10, 2018
A few years ago, there was no American Sign Language sign for "verb," "prototype" or "Jay Gatsby," so a small team at the National Technical Institute for the Deaf created one, and hundreds more.

August 9, 2018
Politico reports that the president called "almost every student" from China a spy.

August 9, 2018
Bryn Mawr will change building name but won't remove inscription on building -- in attempt for a balanced view of its second president.

August 9, 2018
The NCAA plans new rules for the sport it says will minimize corruption -- among them, allowing agents the association certifies to represent college players.

August 9, 2018
Some students in Western nations see value in classmates from abroad; others aren't so sure.

August 8, 2018
AAUP opposes efforts in some states to get academics to disavow movement regarding Israel. Group also opposes recent government action against American pro-BDS scholar.

August 8, 2018
University says it's turning around finances in time to keep accreditation, but leaked documents seem to call that assertion into question.

August 8, 2018
The University of Virginia has long promoted ideas about Thomas Jefferson that glossed over his racist beliefs and ownership of slaves. New report by the university explores the more insidious side of his legacy.

August 8, 2018
Report underlines how program completion can determine whether a borrower will make progress paying down loans. Program type also plays a large factor, with many graduates of certificate programs concentrated in the for-profit sector struggling to pay down debt.

August 7, 2018
Plan to narrow student loan forgiveness and, reportedly, repeal gainful-employment rule would be a boon to poorly performing colleges -- especially for-profit institutions -- and hurt students, critics say.

August 7, 2018
A new campaign is trying to get major universities to mandate vaccination for a rarer form of meningitis.

August 7, 2018
Withdrawal is ordered as part of larger diplomatic spat over Canadian criticism of Saudi arrests of human rights activists.

August 7, 2018
William Elliott and Melinda Lewis discuss how children's savings accounts could open higher education to a much broader share of Americans.

August 7, 2018
Houston area colleges and universities are working across sectors and sharing information and data to improve student outcomes.

August 6, 2018
What's a general education? Book by noted literary critic advocates a return to the basics.

August 6, 2018
Financial aid administrators draw the ire of leaders in New York after asking for more guidance on how to work under Excelsior, the state’s year-old free-tuition program.

August 6, 2018
After a recent court ruling, University of Michigan must sponsor a special live hearing for a student accused of sexual assault to challenge his accuser.

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