Herschel Walker, a Black man with dark hair wearing a suit jacket over a T-shirt.
Jun 08, 2022
When high-profile figures lie about their academic records, the institutions they attended must perform a delicate balancing act between protecting their privacy and telling the truth.


February 20, 2008
For second year in a row, rate of giving to colleges by their graduates drops. Is this cause for concern?
December 13, 2007
Hoping to expose more people to campus and build up their donor base, colleges offer short academic programs for grandparents and their grandkids.
November 8, 2007
New alternative to traditional banking says it is setting up "partnerships" with colleges' associations.
October 29, 2007
Antioch board delays decision; leaders from other colleges consider how nontraditional programs can thrive.
October 5, 2007
Movements at Dartmouth, Mississippi University for Women and elsewhere raise questions about governance, legal standing and role of alumni.
October 3, 2007
At Virginia's Lord Fairfax Community College -- and 2-year colleges all over -- a newfound focus on alumni affairs and fund raising is changing the job description.
September 19, 2007
New center plans to link philanthropists with colleges that share their vision, but some fund raisers aren't certain about the need for more scrutiny.
September 11, 2007
The mythical tradition of the alumni magazine prank was elevated (or lowered?) to the level of litigation last month, when Ross Weil and Brett Royce sued American University for printing a "Class Notes" blurb announcing their wedding in Boston.
September 10, 2007
More trustees will be added in shift opposed by many alumni, who fear loss of influence.
August 28, 2007
Board -- after insisting that suspending the college was only option -- agrees to consider alumni plan to keep it operating; decision expected in October.


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