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July 6, 2016
Two professors seek new way to measure what students want. Initial results suggest that some minority groups may be more highly valued than others, such as Asians.

July 6, 2016
New formula in Washington State incentivizes community and technical college courses linked to industry demands, which may harm liberal arts-related fields of study.

July 6, 2016
Australian universities' use of adjunct instructors grows much faster than other types of faculty employment -- especially for teaching-only positions.

July 6, 2016
Anthony Beebe, president of San Diego City College, has been named superintendent/president of Santa Barbara City College. Roger W. Davis, associate vice president of instruction and academic services at Rockland Community College, has been appointed executive vice president and provost at Community College of Beaver County, in Pennsylvania.

July 5, 2016
Career centers are providing more access to some companies than others (for a fee), a move that has career counselors concerned institutions are selling students to the highest bidder.

July 5, 2016
New analysis suggests that one region is responsible for much of the national imbalance in the ideological leanings of faculty members.

July 5, 2016
Survey of counseling center directors finds continued high demand from students for various conditions. Data show centers are diversifying clinical staffs, a demand of many minority student protests.

July 5, 2016
Two Emory students and one from Berkeley are killed in terrorist attack in Bangladesh.

July 5, 2016
New interstate network seeks to help students transfer across state lines without losing credits, but also defers to faculty members at each college about how to measure learning.

July 5, 2016
University eliminates jobs of presidents and duties of boards of its five regional campuses.

July 1, 2016
Even if they could cheat without being penalized, most students will take an honest stab at homework questions, study finds.

July 1, 2016
Recent presidential turnover is one issue hanging over the college.

July 1, 2016
Texas Tech and Indiana U at Bloomington have developed programs that encourage female faculty members to find more time to publish their research.

July 1, 2016
College -- with a vice president playing a key role -- awarded thousands in financial aid based on athletic criteria, violating Division III's core principle. Such violations seem to be spreading.

July 1, 2016
Karin Hilgersom, president of Sullivan County Community College, in New York, has been appointed president of Truckee Meadows Community College, in Nevada. David A. Hoag, senior vice president for university advancement at Trinity International University, in Illinois, has been chosen as president of Warner University, in Florida.

June 30, 2016
Colleges expand efforts to raise money from recent graduates. But Northeastern campaign that was widely mocked online shows that raising money from those repaying student loans isn't easy.

June 30, 2016
As part of a new general-education program, Connecticut College rethinks the 100-level course.

June 30, 2016
More than 80 percent of college students in a new study said they have skipped a meal, induced vomiting or used a laxative in order to consume more alcohol.

June 30, 2016
Ireland considers plan for financial punishments for universities that fail to meet specified targets.

June 30, 2016
Richard Bailey Jr., dean of students at the School of Advanced Air and Space Studies, has been chosen as president of Northern New Mexico College. John Cook, vice president of academic affairs at Manchester Community College, in New Hampshire, has been selected as president of Springfield Technical Community College, in Massachusetts.

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