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March 4, 2016
University of Michigan's head coach scheduled a series of practices during a spring break trip to Florida, prompting outcry from those urging colleges to ease the time demands on athletes. Some say the controversy is overblown.

March 4, 2016
Recent study attracting press attention says students use the app to make friends. Some experts doubt it.

March 3, 2016
A common demand of minority student protests is more minority counselors in a range of student service departments. Is this wise or does it promote segregation?

March 3, 2016
Overspending or chronically underfunded? Students and faculty at San Francisco State's College of Ethnic Studies say it already struggles to pay basic bills, but the university wants it to rein in spending.

March 3, 2016
Colleges, school districts and college completion groups look to strengthen connections between colleges and K-12 to try to help more students prepare to succeed in higher education.

March 3, 2016
A new play appearing at multiple colleges tackles campus race issues at the heart of recent protests.

March 3, 2016
Many academic leaders believe region's universities would fare better without Spanish bureaucracy.

March 3, 2016
Makola M. Abdullah, provost and senior vice president at Bethune-Cookman University, in Florida, has been appointed president of Virginia State University. Laurie Borowicz, vice president of student services at Northcentral Technical College, in Wisconsin, has been selected as president of Kishwaukee College, in Illinois.

March 2, 2016
Despite the debacle at Mount St. Mary's, some presidential search committees are likely to continue to seek out candidates without traditional academic careers, experts say.

March 2, 2016
For researchers, the Delta Cost Project is the premier database for measuring higher education finance. But the way the data are organized can be misleading, a new paper argues.

March 2, 2016
Outbreaks of norovirus and mumps hit college campuses around the country.

March 2, 2016
Inspector general says the Education Department conducted a flawed review of its loan servicers and misrepresented the findings.

March 2, 2016
Study shows certain types of emails often go unread by students -- but social media isn't the reason why.

March 1, 2016
After months of turmoil and criticism, Simon Newman leaves, effective immediately. He calls recent controversy "too great of a distraction."

March 1, 2016
Academic freedom is supposed to protect unpopular views. A case involving an Oberlin professor who claimed that ISIS is really the CIA and Mossad asks whether that freedom extends to falsehoods.

March 1, 2016
State regulators, not the federal government, were in the best position to crack down on Donald Trump's now-defunct educational venture, which has become a hot campaign issue.

March 1, 2016
Thousands of academics and others in India attack esteemed book series by Harvard U Press and its well-respected editor, a Columbia professor, because the project is in the U.S. and the editor has differed from Hindu nationalist teachings.

March 1, 2016
With new manual of protocols, University of Texas System instructs its police officers to base sexual assault investigations in neuroscience.

February 29, 2016
An Iowa State student with disabilities was mortified last month to find social media posts mocking her for using a three-wheeled scooter to get around campus. She went public.

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