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August 13, 2018
A report released Thursday by the American Association of Colleges for Teacher Education (AACTE) shows a decline in enrollment in colleges of education and many impending faculty retirements. The association used data from an "array of governmental and organizational sources" to produce the report. Among the findings:
August 10, 2018
A few years ago, there was no American Sign Language sign for "verb," "prototype" or "Jay Gatsby," so a small team at the National Technical Institute for the Deaf created one, and hundreds more.
August 10, 2018
For the past six years, Colorado Mesa University has been issuing diplomas with a typo, the Daily Sentinel reported. Recent graduate Alec Williams was checking to see if his name was spelled correctly when he noticed that his degree was conferred by the "Coard of Trustees" instead of the Board of Trustees. The Colorado Mesa University Coard of Trustees has been issuing diplomas since 2012.
August 9, 2018
The University of Wisconsin at Madison will rename two rooms in the Wisconsin Union that are currently named after alumni who were members of a campus organization called Ku Klux Klan, Madison 365 reported.
August 8, 2018
Juan Salgado, chancellor of the City Colleges of Chicago, gave his blessing to the soon-to-open Instituto College in Chicago’s Pilsen neighborhood when the project was announced last month: “At City Colleges, we embrace the important role community organizations play in connecting talent to economic opportunity,” he said in a statement to Inside Higher Ed.
August 8, 2018
The University of Virginia has long promoted ideas about Thomas Jefferson that glossed over his racist beliefs and ownership of slaves. New report by the university explores the more insidious side of his legacy.
August 7, 2018
You can now swipe right on Utah State University.
August 7, 2018
William Elliott and Melinda Lewis discuss how children's savings accounts could open higher education to a much broader share of Americans.
August 7, 2018
Wesleyan College, a women’s liberal arts college in Macon, Ga., announced in late July that it will no longer allow class names because the practice has been “embroiled in historical controversy.”
August 6, 2018
The Smith College employee who called campus police on a black student has been placed on administrative leave pending the outcome of an external investigation. The college released a redacted transcript of the Thursday afternoon call.


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