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Patty Limerick, a white woman with long dark hair.

October 5, 2022
Patty Limerick speaks out on her abrupt firing from the Center of the American West, which she co-founded in 1986. CU Boulder found she mixed the personal and professional; she says what was once her strength suddenly became a liability.
Exterior view of a Lakeland Community college building.

October 5, 2022
Trustees at Lakeland Community College plan to review diversity, equity and inclusion language in the institution’s plans and policies. Faculty members are speaking out against the decision.
Two students looking at a laptop while two others walk on a path on a college campus.

October 5, 2022
A majority of students who received emergency aid used the money to pay for food, books and housing.

October 5, 2022
On Thursday, students at more than 50 universities in 28 states plan to stage protests to push their administrators to protect—or expand—reproductive rights on campus.
Screenshot of tweet by Chad Topaz that says, "Paper out in PNAS Nexus! We put a nail in the coffin of the claim that racially minoritized students obtain STEM degrees at lower rates than white students because the former are underprepared. Please share"

October 4, 2022
New paper suggests introductory STEM courses disproportionately push underrepresented minority students out of the natural and applied sciences.
General J. H. Binford Peay III, a white man with white hair wearing a military uniform covered in medals and ribbons.

October 4, 2022
General J. H. Binford Peay III resigned in 2020 amid allegations that he allowed a culture of systemic racism and sexism to flourish at Virginia Military Institute. Now the institute is awarding him its highest honor.
A student uses a laptop and a cellphone in a car.

October 4, 2022
Many students struggle with unstable internet access, according to a new report. While students are mostly self-reliant when troubleshooting tech problems, colleges still have a role to play in easing students’ tech burdens.
An adviser wearing yellow walks a student through her options for an internship.

October 4, 2022
The lack of valuable career-related work experiences for community college students often comes down to time and money. California Community Colleges chancellor Daisy Gonzales addresses these issues and how institutions can help.

October 4, 2022
Reed College Mir Bowring, chemistry Betsey Behr Brada, anthropology Kelly N. Chacón, chemistry Sam Fey, biology Victoria Fortuna, dance Tom Landvatter, Greek, Latin and ancient Mediterranean studies and humanities Mónica López Lerma, Spanish and humanities Radhika Natarajan, history and humanities LaShandra Sullivan, anthropology Michelle Wang, art history and humanities Wayne State University Rodrigo Fernandez-Valdivia, pathology

October 3, 2022
After the historic hurricane, institutions in the Sunshine State take stock of the damage on campuses while students deal with record flooding and power outages.
Pepperdine law dean Paul Caron, a white man with gray hair wearing black-rimmed glasses.

October 3, 2022
Pepperdine law school dean is now speaking openly about his lifelong stutter.
Red, white and blue buttons emblazoned with "2022 Midterm."

October 3, 2022
Efforts to boost turnout during the midterm elections among college students are increasing, with an assist from the Biden administration.

October 3, 2022
Starting Out California State University, Long Beach, has launched a campaign to raise $275 million. The campaign will focus on creating a national model for achievement, empowerment and equity. Finishing Up Central Piedmont Community College has raised $66 million in a five-year campaign. The college sought $40 million.
A dark-skinned demonstrator holds up a sign that says "President Biden: thank you for canceling student debt."

September 30, 2022
In another development, six states sue the Biden administration over the loan-forgiveness plan.
Alexei Efros, a white man with his glasses pushed up on his forehead, is hunched over a laptop computer.

September 30, 2022
As recipients of the world’s most prestigious computer science awards gather this month in Germany, they share concerns about teaching, ed-tech tools, and improving-but-still-low participation rates by women.
The front gate at Western Connecticut State University.

September 30, 2022
Faculty at Western Connecticut State University are pressing administrators for collaborative solutions after a financial collapse. For system leaders, it’s just one of many challenges they face.
The Times Higher Education logo, with a red T, a purple H and a blue E.

September 30, 2022
Bolsonaro is likely to be defeated in his re-election bid as president, but his influence will be slow to fade.
Matthew Abraham, a light-brown-skinned man with dark hair; Keith Maggert, a white man with long dark hair and a beard; and Wei Hua Lin, an Asian man wearing glasses.

September 29, 2022
Faculty members at the University of Arizona say they’ve been blocked from service on a key committee because they’ve criticized the institution in the past. What’s going on?
A cartoon image of a man in a red shirt and backpack standing at a crossroads of three arrows against a blue background.

September 29, 2022
A new study explores why students drop out of college or choose not to enroll.
Students in University of Wyoming T-shirts walk on campus.

September 29, 2022
A new program spearheaded by the University of Wyoming seeks to prepare rural students for college and bridge a divide between far-flung communities and higher ed institutions in the state.

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