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August 24, 2011
At an institution where many feel athletics spending is outrageously high, history keeps repeating itself.
August 24, 2011
A far-reaching federal law defining marriage skews financial aid awards for students whose parents are gay couples, a report finds.
August 19, 2011
Research links ADHD and other psychological characteristics to greater abuse by students.
August 18, 2011
A Texas university simultaneously opens an all-vegan cafeteria and a carnivorous Southern-comfort themed dining hall. Officials say the timing's coincidental.
August 15, 2011
A death at U. of Cincinnati raises anew questions that surfaced after controversial uses at UCLA and Florida.
August 12, 2011
Division I leaders respond swiftly to presidents' calls for stricter academic requirements, but other changes under consideration may prompt opposition.
August 11, 2011
Examining what causes stratification in higher education over time, a new study arrives at a grim outlook for socioeconomic equity by debunking two myths: that, unlike their wealthier peers, most low-income students don’t know how to prepare for college and aren’t making strides to improve their academic credentials; and that those who do prepare still don’t apply to the best institutions they could get into.
August 10, 2011
Coker College, as part of expanded drive on health, will require every new student to take a fitness assessment.
August 8, 2011
More Mandarin-speaking students are enrolling in college, and counseling centers must address their special needs, psychologists say.
August 5, 2011
Those returning from military service experience significantly more suicidal thoughts than non-veterans, a new study finds -- and authors say colleges can do better.