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September 4, 2018
Co-author of new book discusses its critique of societal values, how young people are taught to think about the world and free exchange of ideas in higher education.

September 4, 2018
Chapel Hill chancellor says she will propose new site for toppled Confederate monument. Some wonder why it should be anywhere on campus, and draw attention to statue's racist roots.

September 4, 2018
Rutgers University ruled that a professor's supposedly satirical comments on white gentrification violated university policy. In response to public backlash, the university is reviewing its initial decision.

August 31, 2018
Emory is investigating a law professor who used the slur in a torts class about a case involving the word "Negro."

August 31, 2018
After a financial aid scandal led to a federal review, prominent historically black college is placed on cash monitoring sanctions by Education Department.

August 31, 2018
It's not a concept for a sitcom -- UC Santa Cruz is so strapped for space it is asking faculty and staff to open their homes for students to rent.

August 30, 2018
Everything was in place for a young woman from a poor family in Gambia to come to the U.S. to get a college education. But she can't get a visa.

August 30, 2018
While some comics bemoan the “politically correct” culture on campuses, university gigs can be quite profitable, forcing them to tailor their acts accordingly.

August 30, 2018
New study from the MLA says English and other modern language Ph.D.s from 1996 to 2010 are mostly working in academe, and many have managed to earn tenured faculty positions, but their career outcomes demand further study.

August 30, 2018
Court temporarily blocks state agency's action denying Missouri colleges' ability to offer aid to veterans. Colleges elsewhere also affected by agency's rulings.

August 30, 2018
Study raises questions about research published in many journals.

August 30, 2018
Karen Cox, executive vice president and chief operating officer of Children’s Mercy-Kansas City, in Missouri, has been appointed president of Chamberlain University, in Chicago.

August 29, 2018
Philosophers object to a journal's publication of a term referring to radical feminists who don't necessarily count trans women among their ranks. Is it a slur?

August 29, 2018
Inside the Trump administration, question is not whether to move forward with an experiment reinstating Pell Grants for incarcerated students, but how to evaluate its success.

August 29, 2018
Washington and Lee president and board opt to keep university name and team name of Generals, as a commission recommended. But idea of moving key events out of chapel seen as shrine to Confederacy is rejected.

August 29, 2018
Think managing a university social media account is easy? Think again.

August 29, 2018
Bates College Ali Humayun Akhtar, religious studies Jonathan Cavallero, rhetoric, film and screen studies Raluca Cernahoschi, German Jakub Kazecki, German Katharine Ott, mathematics Larissa Williams, biology Emmanuel College

August 28, 2018
A new survey reveals that not only do business executives value college, they want students with skills associated with the liberal arts.

August 28, 2018
Faculty members at Diablo Valley College want the president to publicly denounce a threat to the physical safety of a colleague. She said no.

August 28, 2018
Author discusses her new study of how white children develop ideas about race.

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