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May 23, 2016
At Hamilton, Pat Reynolds has mastered the art of reading names of graduates with speed and accuracy.

May 20, 2016
Scholars at conference on whether liberal arts need saving focus on evolving threats, including diminishing attention spans, mounting consumerism and a desire by administrators to quantify everything.

May 20, 2016
Red Wing, Minn., hopes to attract a four-year institution but faces stiff competition from larger, sunnier cities and a history littered with failed branch campus attractions across the country.

May 20, 2016
A spate of resignations and terminations among community college presidents provokes worries about a shortage of qualified candidates to fill these positions.

May 20, 2016
In the Middle East and North Africa, many researchers don't boast about their findings, explains one expert.

May 20, 2016
Mohamed Abdelrahman, associate vice president for research and graduate studies at Texas A&M University Kingsville, has been selected as vice president for academic affairs at Arkansas Tech University.

May 19, 2016
Author of a new book on how family matters for college women's success argues that four-year public institutions are increasingly dependent on active -- and wealthy -- parents, and that can harm students with less-involved parents.

May 19, 2016
AAUP investigation finds that -- regardless of what one thinks of Melissa Click's actions -- U of Missouri board endangered academic freedom by firing her without a faculty review.

May 19, 2016
Companies spend millions of dollars so colleges can offer their programs online. 2U says data can tell the company if the investment will be worth it.

May 19, 2016
An education company based in the Asian state seeks to buy the Santa Fe University of Art and Design.

May 19, 2016
The following colleges have announced their commencement speakers for spring 2016:

May 18, 2016
Republican lawmakers back bill that would substantially cut tuition and revenue, and seek more student diversity, at five system campuses, four of which are minority-serving institutions.

May 18, 2016
Professor accused of using a slur -- not against an individual -- during a well-intentioned but ill-received classroom discussion about race fails to earn reappointment to tenure track.

May 18, 2016
Obama administration releases final rules to require new payments for many employees. Regulations make clear that higher ed employees considered teachers will continue to be exempt. Postdoc pay could be key issue going forward.

May 18, 2016
Website pokes fun at administrative bloat by generating endless job titles and inflated salaries.

May 18, 2016
University of Delaware gives the provost more control over the Faculty Senate, and says that professors will now advise on some areas they had previously controlled.

May 18, 2016
The following individuals have recently been awarded tenure by their colleges and universities: Centre College James Bloom, art history Robert Bosco, international studies Jennifer Goetz, psychology Lee Jefferson, religion Benjamin Knoll, politics Stacey Peebles, English Fairfield University

May 17, 2016
At Dartmouth, an Asian-American professor receives unanimous English department backing and is rejected at higher levels. The same happened to a black historian at the college. Many see a disturbing pattern.

May 17, 2016
Law professors issue joint letter saying Education Department guidance to colleges goes too far and poses risks to the rights of accused and of institutions.

May 17, 2016
Amherst College's president talks about adding more community college transfers after receiving an award for supporting low-income students.

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