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July 3, 2018
For academic researchers, seed funding competitions open opportunities that were once the province of young app developers and M.B.A.s.

July 3, 2018
Grand Canyon, a large, thriving Christian for-profit, will divide in two, with new nonprofit university giving for-profit company 60 percent of tuition in exchange for a broad range of support services.

July 3, 2018
A vocal student has spurred a social media campaign against Indiana University, saying the institution violated Title IX after she was sexually assaulted.

July 3, 2018
Timothy Alvarez, senior fellow for NASPA: Student Affairs Administrators in Higher Education and former vice president for student affairs at North Dakota State University, has been selected as president of Otero Junior College, in Colorado.

July 2, 2018
Rate My Professors ditches its chili pepper "hotness" rating after professors criticize the teacher-rating website for contributing to a poor academic climate for women.

July 2, 2018
University of California, Irvine, says it will remove former professor's name from the science institutions he helped build after finding he harassed women.

July 2, 2018
Professor halts study on link between size and self-esteem, saying publicity hurt her effort.

July 2, 2018
Professor with Asian name shares voice mail she received -- full of inaccuracies and bigotry -- as one story of the impact of anti-Chinese and anti-immigrant rhetoric.

July 2, 2018
Advocates for more postsecondary data say the support of John Cornyn, the No. 2 Senate Republican, for the College Transparency Act makes an overturn of a federal ban on student unit records appear inevitable -- if still a ways off.

June 29, 2018
After extensive study, Pitt moves to change name of building that houses its public health program -- a name that currently honors the U.S. surgeon general who oversaw the Tuskegee experiment.

June 29, 2018
Irreplaceable audio and video recordings from the 20th century are languishing in university collections, deteriorating. Can they be saved?

June 29, 2018
Author discusses new book about close reading in the era of Twitter, "fake news" and denigration of the liberal arts.

June 29, 2018
Two female athletes are accusing Eastern Michigan University of sexual discrimination. They allege that the institution's athletics aren't equal for women.

June 29, 2018
Becker College is starting a bachelor of science in esports management. Clarkson University is starting an interdisciplinary master of science in bioscience and biotechnology.

June 28, 2018
High court says public employees don't have to pay regular agency fees to unions that represent them in collective bargaining and more, which could hurt faculty and staff unions.

June 28, 2018
He wrote key decisions on affirmative action and other topics that matter to colleges. Kennedy's departure could erase the Supreme Court majority backing the right of colleges to consider race in admissions.

June 28, 2018
Penn State's former president Graham Spanier loses appeal of his misdemeanor conviction for endangering the welfare of a child. He could spend up to 12 months in prison.

June 28, 2018
Plan calls for institution to have greater autonomy on salaries and staffing than is the norm in the country.

June 27, 2018
In case closely watched by higher education, justices find that Trump was within his authority in restricting entry to the U.S. for nationals from a group of mostly Muslim-majority countries.

June 27, 2018
New study says "tension" between graduate training in research and teaching is false and that teaching training may actually build research confidence and output.

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