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Photo of black U.Va. student leader, bloodied, renews debate about police and race

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Photograph of U.Va. student leader, after encounter with state police, renews debate about race and law enforcement.

Gordon College maintains ban on 'homosexual practice,' creates human sexuality task force

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Gordon College announces a new emphasis on helping LGBT students feel welcome, but doesn't budge on policy barring "homosexual practice."

High Tenn. Promise participation numbers boost FAFSA completion rates in state

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Early participation numbers for Tennessee's free community college program show demand remains high, with students completing federal aid applications at record rates.

NCAA suspends Syracuse U. basketball coach, vacates 108 wins

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N.C.A.A. finds that university employees completed coursework for athletes -- and questions why it took 8 years to complete investigation into such a serious problem.

University of North Georgia moves to fire professor who allegedly was rude to a guest speaker

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U. of North Georgia case raises key questions: Is rudeness grounds to revoke tenure? Should professors' jobs be at risk over criteria in employee handbook that are not in faculty handbook?

Where will Sweet Briar's $85M endowment go?

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Now that it plans to close, Sweet Briar officials have to decide what to do with $85 million -- but laws and economic realities limit their choices.

Tulsa Community College's free-tuition program has paid off while inspiring others

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Tulsa Community College started offering free tuition eight years ago, helping to inspire Tennessee's program and, by extension, President Obama, while also boosting its degree production rates. 

U. Tennessee System backtracks on 'de-tenure' language

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U. of Tennessee walks back -- at least in terminology -- from a proposal to "de-tenure" faculty members as part of new business plan. But the policy idea may well remain alive.

UW-Madison chancellor comes under fire for comments about how she matches outside faculty offers

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UW-Madison chancellor comes under fire for recently admitting she matches outside faculty offers with course load reductions. Is there anything wrong with the practice?

Father Hesburgh, leader at Notre Dame and in American higher education, dies at 97

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Revered figure in American higher education led Notre Dame from 1952 to 1987.

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