Antioch University's announcement last week that its board had "reconfirmed" plans to shutter Antioch College at the end of this academic year has prompted a flurry of activity to prevent that from happening.
Board says proposal wasn't financially responsible. Alumni and donors blast board and plan to try to operate the college by themselves.
Kalamazoo College creates a set of "guilds" to connect students and alumni through meaningful projects in four interdisciplinary areas.
In a four-college project, professors and chaplains consider how secular frameworks enable -- and limit -- student exploration of "the big questions."
After another round of negotiations that some thought would keep college open, university board rejects deal to do just that.
Many small private colleges are having success with students whose families lack backgrounds in higher education.
Growing discount rate and rising costs create financial crunch -- and worries -- at a private university.
In response to overwhelming demand for graduates, more institutions create pharmacy colleges.
Recent moves by some private institutions -- combined with worsening economy -- have some experts predicting more consolidation in next few years.
Loyola College in Maryland has decided to call itself Loyola University Maryland, but some alumni are concerned the new name won’t reflect the institution’s values.
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