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July 23, 2015
California court rejects a public university's findings of sexual assault by a male student. Some say case points to tensions over due process at many institutions.

July 23, 2015
Two job ads for Kean U's campus in China state preference for Chinese Communist Party members, while the standard employment application requests information regarding political affiliation and personal details that are generally illegal to ask for under U.S. antidiscrimination law.

July 23, 2015
English professors at a Michigan community college now spend four hours a week with students during an introductory composition course. Their president wants to cut that time to three hours for some students, and faculty members object.

July 23, 2015
Senators seek guidance on how to encourage innovation without opening aid floodgates to "bad actors," and a group of 17 institutions with competency-based programs calls for a careful approach by policy makers.

July 23, 2015
Discover Bank agrees to pay $18.5 million in consumer refunds and penalties to resolve charges of illegal loan servicing, as U.S. consumer protection bureau eyes a broader crackdown on an industry it says is rife with problems.

July 23, 2015
This month's edition of "The Pulse" podcast features an interview with Mark Strassman, senior vice president for industry and product management at Blackboard Inc., about Ultra, the company's new user experience.

July 22, 2015
Common reading choices for incoming freshmen this year center on diversity and race relations and tend to feature nonfiction, but a few colleges go with literary classics.

July 22, 2015
Russian universities want to internationalize, but a broader campaign on foreign funding and influence isn't helping.

July 22, 2015
A new program at a public university in New Jersey will have a cap on the number of state residents as institution looks overseas for students.

July 22, 2015
Davidson College releases blended learning modules on edX to help high school students and teachers tackle the trickiest questions on Advanced Placement tests.

July 22, 2015
Borough of Manhattan Community College of the City University of New York is starting an associate of arts in sociology. College of Saint Rose is starting an undergraduate major in public health. Johns Hopkins University is starting a master of arts in film and media.

July 21, 2015
On social media and in person, student activists zero in on financial aid administrators' annual conference.

July 21, 2015
Two Christian colleges change hiring rules to permit employment of faculty members who are in same-sex marriages.

July 21, 2015
Point Park U recognizes a faculty union -- after 12 years and many battles. Could this be sign that NLRB has eroded power of a Supreme Court ruling that limited collective bargaining at private colleges?

July 21, 2015
Education Department moves closer to experimenting with federal aid and accreditation for alternative providers like boot camps and MOOCs, while White House books meeting on expanding space.

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