Nontraditional institution appears to have run out of time and money -- and many there are preparing for the end.
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February 11, 2008
February 8, 2008
U.S. House members seek ideas on how to better help foreign students and scholars get into the U.S.
February 7, 2008
The sole finalist to become president of the University of Colorado system was, as a state teachers' union describes it, “the architect and chief proponent” of changes at Metropolitan State College of Denver that "eliminated tenure as we know it.” Bruce Benson, the owner and president of an oil and gas exploration and production company since 1965, served as chair of Metro State’s Board
February 6, 2008
Dartmouth announces changes in its approach to teaching writing and speech.
February 5, 2008
Leaders of Catholic institutions discuss the importance of speaking out publicly -- and not just on the usual issues.
February 4, 2008
Catholic college leaders discuss issues of institutional autonomy in light of "Land O'Lakes," a landmark 1967 statement.
February 1, 2008
Many liberal arts colleges have long struggled to balance increasing emphases on professional preparation with a core curriculum. Business, in particular, has been blooming. But not without significant discussions at administrative and faculty levels about what that business education should look like -- and not without some aversion to calling the final products "business" programs.
January 30, 2008
New federal rule relaxes 2006 restrictions on student welfare recipients -- including stipulation on supervised homework -- but experts say barriers to access remain.
January 29, 2008
In statewide effort, community colleges in California experiment with new models for "basic skills" instruction and student services.
January 28, 2008
Maharishi U. is reconstructing its entire physical plant in line with the "nourishing" principles of Vedic architecture.