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February 25, 2020
Faculty at Long Island University have raised concerns about a decision to freeze new enrollments in a number of liberal arts programs.

February 25, 2020
What must change in New York City's tech training landscape to ensure that employees in the industry reflect the city's diversity?

February 25, 2020
Author discusses theories about the progress made by women and the factors that hold them back.

February 25, 2020
Carleton College Shaohua Guo, Chinese Jessica Keating, art history Alex Knodell, classics Anna Rafferty, computer science Prathi Seneviratne, economics Julia Strand, psychology Clarkson University

February 24, 2020
New Ad Council campaign will tout alternatives to the four-year degree. Led by CEOs of Apple and IBM, the project comes from a White House-convened task force on workforce policy.

February 24, 2020
Purdue's Mitch Daniels thinks civics knowledge should be a graduation requirement. Many faculty members agree.

February 24, 2020
A German professor invited to Virginia to teach about far-right politics faces visa delays, and a British professor focused on human rights can't travel to Florida in the latest cases of scholars facing heightened scrutiny by U.S. immigration authorities.

February 24, 2020
One trustee in Johnson County has been censured for sending a private email to state lawmakers about her concerns. The board says she promoted secrecy. She says she was only trying to get answers for constituents.

February 21, 2020
LGBTQ students at Brigham Young University are cautiously optimistic about a change in policy on displaying their sexual orientation.

February 21, 2020
UCLA was the first university to openly consider facial recognition technology for security surveillance. The university abandoned that plan, but other colleges may be using the software.

February 21, 2020
A new report finds the middle class is heavily underrepresented at elite private colleges -- and boosting low- and middle-income student representation at such colleges could increase U.S. income mobility.

February 21, 2020
Sociologist discusses her new book on the history and evolution of institutional review boards.

February 21, 2020
American International College is starting an M.S. in cannabis science and commerce. Eastern Michigan University is starting a bachelor of science in civil engineering.

February 20, 2020
With investigations of Harvard and Yale, Education Department steps up its inquiry into reporting of foreign gifts to universities -- and sends a message to other institutions.

February 20, 2020
Colleges and students are trying to find a middle ground between the increasing demands for mental health services and the rising costs of providing it.

February 20, 2020
Efforts to invest university endowments in socially responsible companies have yielded promising early results, according to a new report sharing several institutional strategies.

February 20, 2020
Academics fear impact of Roman Catholic group on new free speech legislation.

February 20, 2020
David Barnett, interim provost and vice president, academic, at Lakehead University, in Ontario, has been named to the job on a permanent basis. David Fithian, executive vice president at the University of Chicago, in Illinois, has been appointed president of Clark University, in Massachusetts.

February 19, 2020
Student protesters occupying a building at Syracuse University have dug in their heels and refused to leave. University leaders responded by suspending them.

February 19, 2020
Initiative aimed at increasing Pell-eligible student enrollment at high-performing colleges is doing well. But a sudden plateau in progress shows hard choices colleges may need to make to move forward.

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