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November 6, 2006

Colleges across the country embrace the cage-free egg movement.

November 6, 2006

In the early 1990s, the then-presidents of Oberlin College and Stanford University floated the idea that the standard time for an undergraduate degree might be better at three years instead of four. The idea went nowhere -- at least in the United States.

November 3, 2006

Trustee nominating processes rarely receive much attention. But at Dartmouth College, graduates have voted down a proposed new constitution for its alumni association that would have, among other things, changed the timing for when petition candidates would make their intentions known. Many viewed the proposed changes as designed to make it more difficult for candidates who questioned the board's decisions to win election.

November 3, 2006

The charm may have gone out of smoking, but a survey released Thursday suggests that students in Minnesota remain a hard drinking crowd. The study’s author said the results show that tobacco reduction programs can be effective, but that campus health officials have to think up creative solutions to lessen binge drinking.

November 3, 2006

Listen to some critics of higher education, and you'll hear constant calls for more accountability and assessment.

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