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December 20, 2006

Luis Fraga, a prominent ethnic studies scholar at Stanford University, is leaving for the University of Washington, The San Jose Mercury-News reported.

December 19, 2006

Community colleges enroll almost half of undergraduates and large shares of the minority and low-income students in higher education today. Yet these institutions frequently struggle to receive public attention -- and funds. A new collection of essays -- Defending the Community College Equity Agenda -- has just been published by Johns Hopkins University Press.

December 19, 2006

Taking over one public school and starting another, Coppin State offers new options in West Baltimore -- and connects with potential students.

December 19, 2006

American University in Cairo has started a master's degree in gender and women's studies.Twelve California State University campuses are starting professional science master's programs.

December 19, 2006

Reynaldo Pol, a coordinator of English as a second language courses for adults in a suburban Atlanta county, knows first-hand what issues language instructors in his corner of the world face. When he decided it was time to go back to school, Pol, a Cuban by birth who grew up in Puerto Rico and received his bachelor’s degree at Georgia’s Piedmont College, decided he wanted to look more broadly, beyond borders.

December 19, 2006

Carol Gilligan was outraged to see an anti-gay leader use her scholarship for a cause she abhors, so she's fighting back -- on YouTube.

December 19, 2006

An Education Department panel is changing its standards for judging the work of accrediting agencies in "unclear and arbitrary" ways, an association of accreditors said in a letter to Education Secretary Margaret Spellings last week.

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