After Georgia proposes a general education framework built around theme of globalization (rather than built up from disciplines), faculty fire concerns about content and procedure.
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April 9, 2008
April 7, 2008
Experts in the field gather at Columbia University to discuss school shooters, student suicides and the law, among other topics.
April 4, 2008
A college's new curriculum is designed for the much-changed student population it now serves -- largely low-income, minority "urban learners" (for lack, but not of trying, of a better term).
April 1, 2008
Graduate school deans and officials from federal funding agencies discuss interventions to improve doctorate completion, while still emphasizing what students learn along the way.
March 31, 2008
20 percent of students don't have coverage -- and even among those who do, college-sponsored health plans vary dramatically in quality of benefits.
March 28, 2008
New survey finds that students largely support limiting the influence of credit card companies on campus.
March 27, 2008
With the dollar declining, fuel surcharges rising, and an economy slowing, the impact on the number of Americans studying abroad -- and where they go -- could be significant.
March 26, 2008
With students of many faiths, how can colleges design spaces and organize their activities to encourage interreligious understanding amid individual spiritual exploration?
March 25, 2008
What are the challenges in conducting civil conversations on controversial subjects on college campuses today -- and at summits meant to address just that issue?
March 21, 2008
The “perfect 60” is that elusive combination of community college credits that would, without exception, transfer, counting toward general education and major requirements alike at a California State University campus.