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June 17, 2015
Disagreement between faculty members and administrators persists as Nassau Community College continues its three-year search for president.

June 16, 2015
Amid enrollment and revenue declines at home, American for-profit education companies have looked abroad, including to Brazil. But can -- and should -- Brazil's boom in proprietary education continue?

June 16, 2015
Disciplinary association issues open letter to victims of harassment and sexism, and calls for departments to promote equity. While some philosophers welcome the move, others doubt it will change anything.

June 16, 2015
Ed-tech start-up Kadenze launches an online education platform specifically created for creative arts courses.

June 16, 2015
U of California at San Francisco is about to ban sale of sugary beverages on campus. Will the policy make a difference? Will other colleges follow?

June 16, 2015
A coalition of disability studies scholars formulate guidelines to help publishers produce accessible books.

June 15, 2015
Elizabeth Warren and Chris Christie both made statements last week that luxury college amenities like lazy rivers and climbing walls are driving up the cost of college. Are the claims true?

June 15, 2015
Academics weigh in on the curious case of Rachel Dolezal, a white woman who allegedly passed as a black instructor of African-American studies for five years.

June 15, 2015
Federal study showing that 20 percent of college women were sexually assaulted has been widely questioned, but a new national study has the same finding.

June 15, 2015
Association's annual meeting on academic freedom issues features a debate on whether Steven Salaita's rights were violated and consensus that Wisconsin politicians are undermining their university system.

June 15, 2015
Author discusses new book in which he argues that institutions can hold themselves to higher levels of accountability and inclusivity.

June 12, 2015
Lumina Foundation creates a group to develop a framework and common language for the growing number of credentials, which range from degrees to alternative forms like badges and industry certifications.

June 12, 2015
Should faculty members be concerned if administrators check references who were not supplied by job candidates?

June 12, 2015
Governor, in education speech at Iowa State U, says some colleges are "drunk" on spending. But he also endorses more support for federal aid programs.

June 12, 2015
Federal spending has overtaken state spending as the main source of public funding in higher education.

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