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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.

July 21, 2015

New report by American Council on Education argues many college efforts to attract minority students employ race-neutral strategies that aren't as controversial as those that receive considerable attention.

July 21, 2015

What factors should institutions weigh as they consider outsourcing services?

July 20, 2015

California is investing money in expanding aid programs that benefit its community college students, which could be a sign that free two-year college is a possibility.

July 20, 2015

Purdue moves to change its promotion requirements to reward professors who are mentors, especially to at-risk students, and who promote undergraduate research and teaching innovation. Faculty leaders are not pleased.

July 20, 2015

Massachusetts agency finds that Boston College retaliated against professor returning from leave he took while facing severe mental health issues.

July 20, 2015

Facing deficit of $60 million, U of Akron is eliminating 215 staff positions and baseball team, while its football program is off the chopping block. Faculty members want to know why.

July 20, 2015

The two industries differ in key ways but face several similar and pressing challenges.

July 17, 2015

Paul Smith's College proposes to become Joan Weill-Paul Smith’s College in return for a substantial gift. Many students and alumni object.

July 17, 2015

First Republicans, and then faculty leaders, have questioned tweets of Wisconsin's Sara Goldrick-Rab, particularly in seemingly discouraging admitted students from enrolling. Her supporters call her courageous and say her defense of academic freedom has made her a target.

July 17, 2015

Guaranty agency sues U.S. over a prohibition on borrower fees -- the latest fight between Obama administration and parts of the lending industry it sidelined from federal student loan program in late 2000s.

July 17, 2015

West Virginia U searches for a first-of-its-kind "Wikipedian-in-residence" to increase the number of women contributors to the online encyclopedia.

July 17, 2015

Kimberly Benston, provost and professor of English at Haverford College, in Pennsylvania, has been chosen as president there. S. Brock Blomberg, dean of the Robert Day School of Economics and Finance at Claremont-McKenna College, in California, has been appointed president of Ursinus College, in Pennsylvania.

July 17, 2015

July 15, 2015 -- Inside Higher Ed's 2015 Survey of College and University Business Officers explored the views of chief financial officers on the financial sustainability of their institutions, what strategies their institutions are adopting to deal with financial difficulties, and their levels of debt, among other topics. The survey was conducted in conjunction with researchers from Gallup Education. Inside Higher Ed regularly surveys key higher ed professionals on a range of topics. On Thursday, Aug. 13, at 2 p.m. EDT, Inside Higher Ed editors will analyze the survey's findings and answer readers' questions in a free webinar. To register, please click here. The Inside Higher Ed survey of business officers was made possible in part by advertising from Axiom, Jenzabar and Workday.

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