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July 1, 2015
At some colleges, students want to remove statues of Confederate heroes. But what happens when an entire institution is named for Jefferson Davis or John C. Calhoun?

July 1, 2015
U.S. Supreme Court agrees to hear case that could effectively make dues optional for professors at public colleges and universities.

July 1, 2015
A study on bystander behavior and cyberbullying raises questions about student behavior in large online courses.

July 1, 2015
Twitter exploded late Tuesday with reports that the U of Memphis had fired a black female sociologist attacked for her comments about white people. The reports were false, but did the university's actions make it look like she'd been fired?

July 1, 2015
The following individuals have recently been awarded tenure by their colleges and universities: Coker College Margaret Godbey, English Juniata College Matt Beaky, physics Wei-Chung Wang Marist College John K. Bainbridge, public administration Michael E. Powers, athletic training Julie B. Raines, criminal justice Zsuzsanna R. Szabo, education Northeastern Illinois University

June 30, 2015
Justices will once again consider U of Texas admissions policy. Many experts see a majority of justices as dubious of the consideration of race and ethnicity.

June 30, 2015
Some colleges are hiring retired judges to run hearings on sexual assault charges. Is this an improvement?

June 30, 2015
Facing uncertainty about federal research funding, the U of Texas System builds a searchable database of faculty members to help bring in more investments from the private sector.

June 30, 2015
Council of Graduate Schools survey shows 2 percent rise in international student applications, with more interest from India but drops in applications from China and for business degrees. Survey includes a first breakdown of applications by degree level.

June 30, 2015
Jimmie Bruce, vice president of academic success at Northwest Vista College, in Texas, has been chosen as president of Eastern Gateway Community College, in Ohio. Mary Schmidt Campbell, dean emerita of the Tisch School of the Arts and university professor in the New York University's Department of Art and Public Policy, has been appointed president of Spelman College, in Georgia.

June 29, 2015
Northwest Nazarene stands behind elimination of job of tenured theologian, but will let him teach part-time for a few years. His supporters believe he is being punished for views on evolution and other issues.

June 29, 2015
Some experts see threat to tax-exempt status of institutions if they continue to bar same-sex relationships.

June 29, 2015
Indiana's Ivy Tech Community College is working to hold onto federal workforce development dollars as the state now uses graduation rates as an accountability measure, which the college feels is unfair.

June 29, 2015
A women's college is phasing out a weekend college that was once key to serving adult students -- and replacing it with a hybrid program.

June 29, 2015
The House and Senate both passed bills last week to set spending levels for key federal higher ed programs; a table compares them.

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