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February 4, 2016
English universities are making a big push -- controversial to some -- for students from European Union countries.

February 3, 2016
The University of California has fired just a handful of tenured professors since the late 1950s -- including one late last month. Details are still hazy, but those involved in the controversial case against a well-known professor of English at the Riverside campus are breaking their silence.

February 3, 2016
The Texas Republican's record and views put him largely at odds with colleges and universities.

February 3, 2016
While Bernie Sanders, as expected, captured the younger Democratic electorate, such voters were also key for Ted Cruz on the Republican side. Donald Trump has built a student base as well.

February 3, 2016
Pearson, in search of profits and a clearer emphasis on education, announces it will leave the learning management system market.

February 3, 2016
Most public college students enroll within 50 miles of home, so location is more influential than policy makers think, a new study finds.

February 3, 2016
Experts see move as one sign of increased interest by highly competitive colleges in transfers.

February 2, 2016
UConn creates new living and learning space for African-American male students. Some see overdue attention to this group's needs. Others see segregation.

February 2, 2016
After U of Oxford rejects student demands to remove a statue of Cecil John Rhodes, protesters issue a new set of demands related to racial issues on campus.

February 2, 2016
Lawmakers and observers alike are skeptical that the Higher Education Act will be renewed this year.

February 2, 2016
Two proprietary institutions lose federal financial aid after a series of investigations by the U.S. Department of Education.

February 2, 2016
Recent athletics cuts at several HBCUs raise questions about the role of sports at small, private colleges.

February 1, 2016
U of California professors object to new system -- installed secretly -- to monitor emails and use of computer networks. University cites security needs and pledges to protect privacy.

February 1, 2016
UC Riverside faculty survey suggests outrage at early phases of a massive cluster-hiring program there.

February 1, 2016
Temple hopes students will graduate earlier if they receive grants that limit them to working no more than 15 hours per week off campus.

February 1, 2016
Board of Suffolk U seeks to fire Margaret McKenna, institution's fifth president in five years, seven months into her tenure. Students, professors and alumni rally behind her.

February 1, 2016
Controversy about Academia.edu considering charging users to promote their work illustrates the delicate subject of the role money plays in scholarly publishing.

February 1, 2016
Study abroad alumni have better career outcomes, according to two studies assessing the impact of Europe’s Erasmus exchange program.

January 29, 2016
Coursera's decision to charge learners in some massive open online courses up front -- viewed by some as inevitable -- has critics asking if the MOOC provider is diverging from its mission of universal access.

January 29, 2016
A campaign for students to take 15 credits a semester is growing. But some worry 15-credit course loads could become a requirement for financial aid, or might prod job-holding students to take on too much.

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