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September 27, 2005
Tulane law school tells students they have no choice but to be in New Orleans in January, and some are not happy.

September 27, 2005
Criticism of chapter on pederasty leads scholarly press to drop book on same-sex love in Greco-Roman times.

September 27, 2005
Goucher will begin requiring all of its students to spend at least some time studying in another country.

September 27, 2005
Eight students at Utah State University were killed Monday, and three more were injured, when the van in which they were traveling crashed, The Standard-Examiner reported. Utah State officials said that the students were returning from a field trip.

September 27, 2005
Institutional culture and presidential leadership matter more than specific programs and policies, study finds.

September 26, 2005
An undercover police officer from the University of Central Florida, working to control underage drinking before a home football game, was shot and killed by an Orlando police officer Saturday, The Orlando Sentinel reported. A Central Florida student was also shot and injured.

September 26, 2005
Study suggests new ways of looking at issues of critical mass, location and preparing for college. 

September 26, 2005
Conservative campus publication admits that pieces contained offensive language.

September 26, 2005
Top departments criticized for admitting Ph.D. students and hiring faculty from narrow group of institutions.

September 26, 2005
North Dakota attorney general voids law dictating disproportional financial assistance for students at 4 institutions.

September 26, 2005
Hurricane Rita forced colleges in Texas and Louisiana to prepare for the worst, but officials at many institutions were feeling relieved by late Saturday and spent much of the weekend preparing to re-open soon. While damage reports were not in, a few institutions did experience significant damage. In Texas, they include Lamar University, Lamar State College at Port Arthur, and the Lamar Institute of Technology. In Louisiana, Sowela Technical Community College, in Lake Charles, suffered extensive damage and the same may be true for McNeese State University.

September 23, 2005
As Asian enrollment nears 50 percent of freshman class, ethnic groups on campus face new demographics and new issues.

September 23, 2005
Report documents new options being offered at research universities to help academic parents.

September 23, 2005
Many Texas colleges will be closed today as the state braces for the arrival of Hurricane Rita. Colleges in Galveston closed earlier in the week, but institutions that are further away, and still see a possibility of being hit by Rita, are shutting down today. The Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board has created a special Web site with information about the closings at public and private colleges.An audit at American University has questioned $500,000 in spending by Benjamin A.

September 23, 2005
'Pattern of willful violations' in track program include multiple examples of academic work done by coaches.

September 23, 2005
EEOC suit adds to view of many at Newman U. that president doesn't want female candidates for key jobs.

September 23, 2005
Republican plan to offset Katrina spending suggests ending federal backing of grad student loans, NEH and AmeriCorps.

September 22, 2005
More colleges offer students access to what they want to hear, but not all students want to stop file sharing.

September 22, 2005
NCAA bars Ohio Northern football from playoffs because ex-coach held illegal workouts.

September 22, 2005
Kentucky community colleges experiment with having outside company evaluate students' essays in freshman composition.

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