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August 23, 2016
While many institutions rely on online program management providers, Schreiner University opts for an alternative way of building an online nursing program.

August 23, 2016
New data from the Department of Education show more than 400,000 have submitted a form indicating interest in a new Public Service Loan Forgiveness program.

August 22, 2016
Colleges hire more minority and female professors, but most jobs filled are adjunct, not tenure track, study finds.

August 22, 2016
Study: female academics more likely than male partners to turn down good academic jobs without a good opportunity for male partner -- even when a woman has more stature in academe than her partner does.

August 22, 2016
Graduates of the most selective institutions earn more -- even when controlling for factors that earlier made some doubt such findings -- but maybe not as much more as many think.

August 22, 2016
U.S. Senator Ron Johnson, Republican in a tight re-election battle, says quality documentaries could replace many instructors, and blames tenured professors for preserving the "higher education cartel."

August 22, 2016
Ten colleges earn national award for meaningful, cross-campus efforts to track student learning and use results to improve classroom practices.

August 19, 2016
Washington & Jefferson dips its toe into graduate programs, but leaders of the traditionally undergraduate college admit it's a balancing act, and are moving more modestly than other colleges trying to diversify their offerings.

August 19, 2016
U of Iowa, responding to criticism of practices at other colleges, says it will hold off on starting a team until it can do so in a new way.

August 19, 2016
Missouri State places instructor on leave after he is charged with stabbing to death a fellow instructor.

August 19, 2016
For the College of Wooster and the College of Charleston, bigger isn't always better. Both have designed student housing that embraces the concept of tiny living, offering relatively few square feet per student.

August 19, 2016
New report notes wide variation in the way states support community colleges, even if none of them are providing enough money.

August 18, 2016
As lawsuits allege major universities dropped the ball in running their retirement plans, experts believe more institutions will find themselves in the crosshairs.

August 18, 2016
Possible bias during hearing processes continues to be a concern for students reporting campus sexual assault.

August 18, 2016
Author of the 1988 book Profscam, conservative talk radio host Charles Sykes, discusses his new book that again takes on higher education. 

August 18, 2016
After photos of U of Mississippi students' room go viral, debate follows on just how fancy a student residence should be.

August 18, 2016
Institutions say they need the revenue, but protests are likely if any increases go forward.

August 18, 2016
Kate Miller, dean of the College of Geosciences at Texas A&M University, has been chosen as provost and vice president for academic affairs at the University of Wyoming. Kim Mooney, provost and vice president for academic affairs at Franklin Pierce University, in New Hampshire, has been promoted to president there.

August 17, 2016
Education Department announces eight winning partnerships in experiment to open federal aid to alternative providers, with a possibly influential new way of assuring academic quality.

August 17, 2016
Social work professors told administrators that they were letting students make unfair accusations and admitting unqualified students. Then someone forwarded the professors' letters to students. UPDATE: Dean responds.

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