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July 20, 2005
The president's pick for the Supreme Court spent years working as a lawyer for colleges and for the NCAA.

July 20, 2005
A third of Division I colleges vote to override plan to boost scholarship increases in four women's sports.

July 20, 2005
Agency finds Career Education campus violated law and restricts its ability to operate in the state.

July 20, 2005
3 freshmen went out for a drive. One ended up dead, another in jail. When he gets out, should his college welcome him back?

July 19, 2005
Plan to revamp undergraduate education by eliminating 3 separate colleges draws criticism from supporters of women's education.

July 19, 2005
Agreement between Cornell and protesters -- some of them in trees -- clears the road for a controversial parking lot.

July 19, 2005
Enrollment surges at women's colleges that recently decided to admit men.

July 19, 2005
University's research is used in treatment for HIV.

July 19, 2005
A Texas judge has ordered a former seminary student at Baylor University to pay the institution $77,000 over lewd e-mail messages he sent to officials there, the Associated Press reported. The messages, many of them meant to appear as if they were coming from other Baylor officials, were sent after the student lost a scholarship because he is gay.Fraternities at the University of Colorado at Boulder, ordered to delay rush until after freshmen finish their fall semester, are refusing, and ar

July 18, 2005
Pentagon's proposed rules for foreign researchers working on certain contracts anger universities.

July 18, 2005
The curtain did not fall silently on the Devil. But rather to a chorus of "I am offended."In fact, the shouts by a group of Washington State University students pervaded the final performance in April of The Passion of the Musical -- a show that has become the subject of a free speech dispute months after its short run.

July 18, 2005
Federal costs would balloon and efficiency would erode if either student loan program vanished, a study finds.

July 18, 2005
High school students want to be worked harder, and to take college courses sooner.

July 18, 2005
The number of economics majors is up for the eighth straight year, reversing declines of the early 90s.

July 18, 2005
BDC Capital, Inc., a Minnesota company, has been purchasing thousands of Web addresses, many of them featuring variations of colleges' team names, such as uofmgophers.com, angering universities like the University of Minnesota, The St.

July 15, 2005
Appropriations panel backs plan to raise NIH spending by $1 billion but keep maximum Pell Grant at $4,050.

July 15, 2005
New research links increases in National Merit Scholarships to declines in low-income enrollments.

July 15, 2005
As they waited Thursday morning for the House of Representatives higher education subcommittee to vote on legislation to extend the Higher Education Act, lobbyists for for-profit and nonprofit colleges had strikingly different answers to the simple question "How are things going?"Bruce D. Leftwich, vice president for government relations at the Career College Association, responded with an enthusiastic "Great, great." David S. Baime, who plays the same role for the American Association of Community Colleges, offered an uncertain "I have no idea."

July 15, 2005
Accreditor lifts probation at commercial college that was subject of "60 Minutes" investigation.

July 15, 2005
A new study explores just how far the United States has fallen in educating scientists and engineers.

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