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Florida governor Ron DeSantis has a plan to defund diversity, equity and inclusion efforts at state institutions. His playbook is based on model legislation from the Manhattan Institute.
Burruss Hall, a large brick medieval-looking building, at Virginia Tech.
Burruss Hall, a large brick medieval-looking building, at Virginia Tech.
Burruss Hall, a large brick medieval-looking building, at Virginia Tech.
The university’s undergraduate online course offerings grew from 3 to 8 percent in recent years. But some question the scant attention the institution has paid to understanding outcomes in its massive online courses.
The logo of the American Bar Association.
The logo of the American Bar Association.
The logo of the American Bar Association.
The association rejected the idea of allowing law schools to be test optional.
With meeting event sites often selected years in advance, higher education groups weigh the pros and cons of locations where state lawmakers have enacted anti-transgender legislation and severe abortion restrictions.
Amber Williams, a Black woman, at a microphone. In the background is a sea of people in Tennessee orange.
Amber Williams, a Black woman, at a microphone. In the background is a sea of people in Tennessee orange.
Amber Williams, a Black woman, at a microphone. In the background is a sea of people in Tennessee orange.
As vice provost for student success, Williams works to lead all students at the university to a brighter future through transformative and meaningful experiences. She shares her career journey and advice for other student success champions.
University students in classroom after lecture
University students in classroom after lecture
University students in classroom after lecture
RIT combined its tutoring and study resources, reducing negative assumptions students held about receiving academic help.

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Florida governor Ron DeSantis, a 40-something white man with brown hair, speaking.
Florida governor Ron DeSantis, a 40-something white man with brown hair, speaking.
Florida governor Ron DeSantis, a 40-something white man with brown hair, speaking.
Governor DeSantis is leading an assault on the state’s public higher education institutions, Andrew Gothard writes.
An instructor hands back a graded paper to a male student.
An instructor hands back a graded paper to a male student.
An instructor hands back a graded paper to a male student.
Yes, it’s possible for professors to be compassionate with students while maintaining rigor and accountability, write Betty-Shannon Prevatt and Pamela Norcross.

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Illustration of a woman at an exit door
Illustration of a woman at an exit door
Illustration of a woman at an exit door
Why is it that no amount of conversation on the topic seems to meet the ever-increasing demand for it? Jocelyn Frelier, a former faculty member, asks and provides some answers.

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Direct admissions is a game changer for students who do not see themselves as college-ready.

 

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