Federal policy

New Option for Foreign Interns

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After years of lobbying, State Department proposes a new visa category for students from outside the U.S.

A Fence Could Run Through It

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U. of Texas at Brownsville worries that wall to block border crossing with Mexico could cut off a campus.

Study Abroad Isn't Just for White Students

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It was all busyness and business as usual at Bardoli Global’s Houston headquarters Tuesday when the small staff of four stopped – albeit for but a second. “You’re in a frenzy doing something all the time but we looked up and said, ‘You realize, some of our kids are gone?’” recalls Anthony Jewett, executive director and CEO of the organization. “We’ve done it.”

Unlikely Bedfellows

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FBI reaches out to colleges to promote the security of academic research within an open system.

Fuzzy Understandings of FERPA

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U.S. report on Virginia Tech shootings cites misinformed interpretation of privacy laws as barrier to crisis prevention communication.

A 'Systemic' Scandal

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As the student loan scandal has unfolded in recent months, college financial aid officers and their advocates have repeatedly dismissed the hysteria as a case of a few bad apples in an ethical orchard. But a report released Thursday by Senator Edward M.

The Working Poor and College Access

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New report chronicles the barriers experienced by an oft-ignored group and offers some solutions.

A New Tack for the DREAM Act

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Advocates hope that measure to help undocumented students, cast aside when immigration bill died, may have another path to passage.

Who's In, Who's Out

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Among the main themes to emerge from meetings of the Education Secretary's Commission on the Future of Higher Education: whether students -- and not just the so-called "traditional" ones -- are making sufficient progress toward a degree.

Accountability and the Applicant

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On anniversary of Spellings Commission report, efforts to provide more information to prospective students proliferate.

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