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September 20, 2017
Much of the journal’s editorial board resigns, saying that a controversial article arguing in favor of colonialism failed to pass peer review but was published anyway -- and that the journal’s editor then misrepresented the process.

September 20, 2017
Ruling in high-profile sexual harassment case suggests that foreign students in online courses have no recourse under Title IX.

September 20, 2017
St. Louis Community College’s annual employer study finds openings for middle-skilled employees but also concerns about applicants’ skills and training.

September 20, 2017
Chinese scholars may have more difficulty coming to the University of California, San Diego, after the university invited the Tibetan religious leader to deliver a commencement speech.

September 20, 2017
Ross Alexander, vice chancellor for academic affairs at Indiana University-East, has been chosen as vice president for academic affairs and provost at the University of North Alabama.

September 19, 2017
Controversy over paper in favor of colonialism sparks calls for retraction as well as worries that academics are relying more on erasure than counterargument to challenge unpopular scholarship.

September 19, 2017
Medieval studies professors’ arguments on white supremacy lead to accusations of doxxing, racial insensitivity, as well as the use of expletives -- all on public forums, with concerns that one side has more power than the other.

September 19, 2017
After fatal shooting of a student, experts question why Georgia Tech doesn’t arm its officers with stun guns.

September 19, 2017
President who apologized for cotton centerpieces at event for black students now is sorry for a menu that many see as insensitive for being stereotypically black cuisine.

September 19, 2017
White House ends months of waiting by naming new leader of its HBCU initiative. Some observers cautiously welcome the pick, while others note his lack of experience working in academia or government.

September 18, 2017
Incidents at Harvard and Catholic Universities challenge idea that liberals are the only ones preventing ideas from being voiced on campuses.

September 18, 2017
Arizona State’s honors college fee, currently at $1,500 per year, has enabled explosive growth, leaders say. Critics worry about dissuading poor students from enrolling, but others say public institutions need new sources of revenue and ways to offer value to top students.

September 18, 2017
John Jay College places adjunct on leave, citing safety issues after social media post is widely condemned in New York City.

September 18, 2017
Yale jumps on to the growing trend of  gender-neutral terminology for students. 

September 18, 2017
Students filed earlier and universities mailed awards earlier, but some ran into snags with setting tuition.

September 18, 2017
Bemidji State University Bill Joyce, accountancy Elizabeth Kujava, criminal justice Jeanine McDermott, nursing Cory Renbarger, music Jill Stackhouse, geography Misty Wilkie, nursing DePaul University

September 15, 2017
University acts amid uproar over her selection.

September 15, 2017
A famed atmospheric scientist at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign is on leave after refusing to heed administrators' request that he give electronic lecture slides to a student with disabilities.

September 15, 2017
Racism hurts students throughout the college admissions process, leading scholar tells meeting of admissions counselors.

September 15, 2017
Accreditor’s rejection of Scottsdale Community College’s proposed expansion suggests that consistency and mandated faculty training could become a focus for quality control in online learning.

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