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September 9, 2016
A new president fights to juggle a budget crunch with other major initiatives while faculty members worry about institutional direction and spending on big-ticket items.

September 9, 2016
Flier campaign at Michigan State targets a Hispanic professor who advises Donald Trump.

September 9, 2016
U of Richmond student goes public with her grievances about the way the university handled a sexual assault she reported -- and she is joined by many in criticizing the university's response to her story.

September 9, 2016
New book examines how technology is changing education -- and whether that change is for the better.

September 9, 2016
More than 70 institutions are testing different measures of student learning amid new government effort to evaluate universities on teaching quality.

September 8, 2016
Clinton offers detailed plans and pledges to listen to researchers. Trump hasn't offered plans and has questioned scientific consensus on key issues.

September 8, 2016
American Sociological Association report suggests standards by which departments may consider social media activity and other public communications in tenure and promotion decisions.

September 8, 2016
Data from admissions group show that, despite all the hype about a few elite colleges that admit a small share of applicants, most institutions say yes to most of those who apply.

September 8, 2016
Sixty percent of courses at universities in the Netherlands are now taught in English. In master's programs, the figure is 70 percent.

September 8, 2016
The following individuals have recently been awarded tenure by their colleges and universities: Bemidji State University

September 7, 2016
Following a series of federal sanctions, ITT Tech on Tuesday shut down its 130 campuses, forcing a scramble for many of the for-profit's 43,000 students.

September 7, 2016
New study provides evidence that when those reviewing panel submissions see a woman's name, she is less likely to be invited than if no name is seen.

September 7, 2016
North Carolina has no shortage of higher education issues, but its gubernatorial candidates haven't been talking about them -- reflecting races across the country.

September 7, 2016
A company's success coaches, who work remotely, help Indiana's community colleges improve student retention.

September 7, 2016
Cara Carmichael Aitchison, vice chancellor of the University of St. Mark & St. John, in Britain, has been selected as vice chancellor of Cardiff Metropolitan University, also in Britain.

September 6, 2016
Two experts -- Barmak Nassirian and Paul LeBlanc -- discuss federal experiment to open up student aid to eight noncollege job training programs.

September 6, 2016
Long Island University's Brooklyn campus, in contract fight with faculty union, tells 400 professors not to come to work and cuts them off from health insurance.

September 6, 2016
Northwestern orders professor to stay away. She says she is being punished for her activism. Some professors defend university, saying she made them fear for safety.

September 6, 2016
Political science professors discuss obligation to explore current controversies in class. But they need to be ready for the student who asks, "Can't we just nuke them all?"

September 6, 2016
NYU professor who was invited to show his acclaimed film at Syracuse U conference is then told not to come because of his nationality. University vows to invite him another time.

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