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April 29, 2005

Compromise adopted by Congress contains little of what colleges want.

April 29, 2005

The numbers are bleak and -- for anyone who cares about the vibrancy of the American economy or the importance of an educated citizenry -- deeply worrisome: the United States has fallen to 17th in the world in high school graduation rates and 7th in college-going rates, and is the only industrialized country whose rates are falling. And perhaps most troubling of all, the rates are lowest among those segments of the American populace that are growing the fastest.

April 29, 2005

Association leaders tell colleges to ignore Education Department policy on e-mail surveys of athletes' interest.

April 28, 2005

Over the last 18 months, Microsoft has shifted its support for academic research to involve more universities and more kinds of studies. The shifts come at a time that Bill Gates, the company's founder, has become increasingly concerned about declines in support for key research agencies and declining student interest in computer science.

April 28, 2005

Checker Finn asked George Mason U. to keep an adjunct away from his campus lecture. Now the adjunct -- a top education scholar -- is losing his job.

April 28, 2005

Many at Hope College believe a popular faculty member was forced out because his views offended religious leaders.

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