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June 4, 2015
At large universities, the colleges that provide general education and key majors are facing enrollment declines and budget cuts. Are the trends due to shifting interests of students or shifting priorities of administrators?

June 4, 2015
U of Alabama at Birmingham's flip-flop on ending football illustrates how difficult it is to shut down a program, even a money-losing one with a so-so record.    

June 4, 2015
The nonprofit loan agency that bought dozens of Corinthian campuses has started to figure out what to do with them, and guarantor's CEO promises wholesale changes in behavior.

June 4, 2015
As American-style grade point averages cross the pond, the question remains whether a 4.0 can ever equal a "first."

June 4, 2015
Richard Cosentino, vice chancellor for finance and administration at the University of North Carolina at Pembroke, has been selected as president of Lander University, in South Carolina.

June 3, 2015
Confidence and competition are leading more companies to offer their employees tuition assistance benefits. Can higher education capitalize on the opportunity to increase enrollments?

June 3, 2015
University leaders at international conference reject idea that their campuses have become incubators for violence -- and urge governments to stop viewing higher education in this way.

June 3, 2015
U of Akron and Purdue's College of Technology are transforming into polytechnic colleges as a strategy to increase enrollment and distinguish themselves among their peers.

June 3, 2015
Author discusses his new book seeking the abolition of institutional review boards.

June 3, 2015
The following individuals have recently been awarded tenure by their colleges and universities: Furman University Eiho Baba, philosophy and Asian studies Randall L. Childree, classics David J. Fleming, political science Jessica Hennessey, economics Brandon M. Inabinet, communication studies Kyle C. Longest, sociology Marion E. McHugh III, business and accounting Jeanine P. Stratton, business and accounting Governors State University

June 2, 2015
Sinclair Community College boosted student completion rates by 75 percent, but to sharpen its focus, the college began cutting some of its more than 100 completion-related projects.

June 2, 2015
AAAS pulls advice column telling a female postdoc to ignore her adviser's attempts to look down her shirt, amid outcry from scientists.

June 2, 2015
While English is on the rise as language of instruction worldwide, experts consider whether it is as universal as some say -- and whether its expansion has downsides.

June 2, 2015
Many teams at historically black colleges and universities struggle to reach academic progress rate required by NCAA. Next year, the challenge will be even larger.

June 2, 2015
College Board will offer new version of SAT for the first time next spring, and it is working with the popular and free Khan Academy to offer intensive online resources to help students prepare.

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