Religious colleges use assessment to measure spiritual growth -- for accountability, accreditation and their own advancement.
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February 1, 2007
January 30, 2007
Ugly incident at college known for Quaker values leaves students and educators considering role of a tolerant faith in American academe.
January 29, 2007
California has had anything but a proud history when it comes to monitoring its for-profit institutions. After all, this is a state that in the 1980s gained a suspect reputation as the “diploma mill capital of the world,” as a 2005 independent monitoring report points out.
January 25, 2007
U. of Texas at El Paso's unique M.F.A. program expands into the online sector.
January 24, 2007
At Minnesota’s Hibbing Community College, football stats tell a tale but, as surely as looking at rushing yards without passing could slant any analysis, here too are numbers most meaningful when read in formation:
January 23, 2007
College and state leaders gather to discuss better aligning K-12 and postsecondary ed, a problem some see as intractable.
January 18, 2007
An adjunct professor of landscape architecture at Harvard University who resigned Friday in a letter decrying the Graduate School of Design’s gender inequities -- including the landscape architecture department’s utter lack of a female tenure hire in its 106-year existence -- rescinded her resignation after the school’s dean and Harvard’s interim president, Derek C. Bok, convinced her to stay.
January 18, 2007
With Mississippi and Alabama strengthening regulations, some for-profit institutions may soon find themselves with fewer potential homes.
January 15, 2007
It’s no surprise that the University of California at Santa Cruz’s redwood-studded campus wouldn’t exactly be what you would call friendly territory for the military recruiters who annually march through its throngs of protestors to take their seats for otherwise innocuous job fairs.
January 12, 2007
Cuts to interest rates on subsidized loans, the new majority says, would be "the first step."