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March 31, 2016
As North Carolina bars many transgender people from using facilities that reflect their identities, Cooper Union makes all bathrooms gender neutral.

March 31, 2016
What started as a movement about changes to the student union turned into a debate about free speech.

March 31, 2016
New MLA Handbook seeks to make citing sources from a variety of media easier and more commonsensical.

March 31, 2016
Federal lawsuit seeks to force the Education Department to provide information about its debt collection practices, including their impact on minority borrowers.

March 31, 2016
Analysis projects that global expansion of higher education is likely to continue.

March 31, 2016
Alfred State College of Technology of the State University of New York is starting an associate in applied science in medical sonography. Dean College is starting a bachelor of science in sport fitness, recreation and coaching.

March 30, 2016
New book-length study details realties of being a conservative professor in the overwhelmingly progressive humanities and social sciences. While many see bias and periodic slights, many are also succeeding.

March 30, 2016
Accreditor approves Purdue's new competency-based bachelor's degree, which blends technical disciplines with the humanities and has a customizable approach designed more for a career than a first job.

March 30, 2016
Major publishers report sales of digital course materials surpass sales of print textbooks for the first time. Are the numbers right -- and does it matter?

March 30, 2016
State auditor says system campuses cut admissions standards in ways that shifted slots to out-of-staters. University fires back with analysis that says budget cuts forced its hand.

March 30, 2016
Recent attacks in Europe have targeted the most popular region for American study abroad students -- and the one traditionally perceived as safe.

March 30, 2016
The following individuals have recently been awarded tenure by their colleges and universities: Alma College Brian Doyle, biology and biochemistry Dale Sanders, health care administration Clarkson University Michael Garcia, ​literature John Milne, engineering and management Selma Mededovic Thagard, ​chemical and biomolecular engineering Denison University

March 29, 2016
The most common grade is A -- at all kinds of colleges. But while grade point averages are increasing at four-year institutions, that's not the case at community colleges.

March 29, 2016
Bradley U announces it will no longer have outside commencement speakers. Leaders hope to avoid controversy, cut costs and keep everyone awake.

March 29, 2016
Anti-Semitic fliers printed remotely at dozens of universities are a reminder than even printers can serve as a gateway for hackers.

March 29, 2016
New paper finds little correlation between a coach's career advancement and the academic success of a team's players.

March 29, 2016
This month's edition of the technology podcast features a discussion with the senior researcher at the New Media Consortium.

March 29, 2016
Professor writes about how he was raped as a young man, drawing attention to male victims of a terrible crime.

March 28, 2016
Survey finds 2.2 percent median salary increase for tenure-track faculty members at four-year colleges and universities in 2015-16, but wide variation by discipline.

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