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February 9, 2016
Mount St. Mary's fires two faculty members. One was tenured professor charged with lack of loyalty. The other advised student newspaper that recently exposed president's quotes about "drowning bunnies."

February 9, 2016
U of Phoenix's new owners could be looking to make major changes as the for-profit eyes transition to being a privately held company.

February 9, 2016
A new study asserts that increased student aid, not faculty salaries or state cutbacks, drives prices higher.

February 9, 2016
The 13th and final annual report on online education enrollments by the Babson Group shows how much the market has grown since 2002 -- and how little it has changed.

February 9, 2016
A new team at the Education Department will investigate and punish colleges that mislead students or otherwise violate federal laws.

February 9, 2016
California State University at Monterey Bay is starting an undergraduate major in human development and family studies. Eastern Michigan University is starting an undergraduate major and minor in fermentation science.

February 8, 2016
Wheaton of Illinois and professor it tried to fire over her statements about God reach deal under which she will leave.

February 8, 2016
Two new studies suggest many colleges may be too quick to write off low-income students and community college transfers. Money and extra support change the equation, at least for some.

February 8, 2016
Highest official at Mount St. Mary's of Maryland who opposed president's plan to cull students loses his job. Appointee as interim provost received no-confidence vote at another institution.

February 8, 2016
Margaret McKenna will stay on as president, but only until start of 2017-18 year. In interview, she discusses what happened. Board chair who pushed to oust her is out in May.

February 8, 2016
Cases of meningitis at three universities have sickened four students -- three in a single outbreak -- and led to death of one employee.

February 8, 2016
Goucher says students admitted on the basis of a short film did better academically than those who applied in traditional ways. But is sample large enough to be meaningful?

February 5, 2016
New book discusses self-stratification among black academics.

February 5, 2016
At Simon Fraser U, professors were stunned by video university posted on its website that suggested female faculty members could be viewed as sex objects -- in the name of saving energy.

February 5, 2016
President-elect of organization of officials who play key roles in Title IX cases accuses her predecessor of sexual misconduct.

February 5, 2016
Openings are down and the number of new Ph.D.s in the field far outpaces available positions, report finds.

February 5, 2016
Some colleges try to get a share of their local market by joining the ad frenzy during the big game.

February 4, 2016
Tenured Washington State U extension professor says she's being forced out for not bringing in grants that were never established as one of her responsibilities.

February 4, 2016
A University of Pennsylvania student affairs administrator loses his job over false claim he had a Ph.D.

February 4, 2016
Three Maryland community colleges plan to close a jointly run health education center because of enrollment changes.

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