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July 27, 2016
A new off-Broadway play features a character based on a real media studies professor.

July 27, 2016
Chippewa Valley Technical College is starting an associate degree in professional communications. Oakland University, in Michigan, is starting a master’s degree in cybersecurity.

July 26, 2016
Hamilton College's new requirement that all majors incorporate diversity into their curricula sparks debate about what constitutes diversity and where it's best studied.

July 26, 2016
While most faculty members are still unaware of open educational resources, use in introductory courses nearly rivals that of traditional textbooks, study finds.

July 26, 2016
Author asks why some countries are better than others at science and technology.

July 26, 2016
Nine institutions in Pierce County, Wash., are working together to foster a college-going culture among local K-12 students.

July 26, 2016
This month's edition of the “Pulse” podcast features an interview with Jason Gad, vice president of business development at ExamSoft.

July 26, 2016
Judith L. Bonner, former president of the University of Alabama, has been appointed provost and executive vice president at Mississippi State University.

July 25, 2016
Academic at center of dispute at Seattle University -- subject of lengthy sit-in demanding her ouster and protest defending her -- will retire.

July 25, 2016
Academics fact-check the persistent idea, promoted at GOP convention, that liberal professors politically indoctrinate their students.

July 25, 2016
U of Cape Town rescinds speaking invitation to Danish publisher of cartoons of Muhammad, citing security concerns and risk of polarization. Polarization ensues.

July 25, 2016
Hillary Clinton's running mate has promoted career and technical education, worried about the impact of student debt, and taught for many years at the University of Richmond.

July 25, 2016
Education Department releases proposed rule on state approval of online programs, cutting a provision that would require states to review all out-of-state colleges.

July 22, 2016
After a tense summer nationally, and fearing a return of campus protests, college officials call for a peaceful start to the academic year.

July 22, 2016
The online retail giant's promise to provide "discounted" student loans through a new partnership with Wells Fargo elicits concerns from consumer advocates about possible duping of students.

July 22, 2016
Transition follows weeks of tensions over his decision to oust provost.

July 22, 2016
Author discusses book on how and why academics should use social media for scholarly purposes.

July 22, 2016
Christon Arthur, dean of the Andrews University School of Graduate Studies & Research at Andrews University, in Michigan, has been promoted to provost there. Neeli Bendapudi, the Henry D. Price Dean of the School of Business at the University of Kansas, has been named provost and executive vice chancellor there.

July 21, 2016
Some maintain that they can drop the policy and preserve access, but those who have gone need blind have seen gains in student diversity.

July 21, 2016
On the eve of his prime-time speech at the GOP convention, Liberty U president discusses political advocacy in higher education and how Donald Trump is seeking to encourage more of it.

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