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June 10, 2015
A senator's letter provides insight into possible changes planned for the optional practical training program that allows international students to work in the U.S. postgraduation.

June 10, 2015
This month's edition of Inside Higher Ed's monthly technology podcast features a discussion with John Baker, CEO of D2L, about the new version of the company's learning platform, Brightspace.

June 9, 2015
Obama administration announces debt relief for tens of thousands of former Corinthian students -- and possibly many more students at that college and others.

June 9, 2015
With faculty members saying she hasn't done enough to fight legislative attack on tenure, UW-Madison Chancellor Rebecca Blank reaffirms her commitment to academic freedom. But with many questions still unanswered, will her words be enough to prevent a flight of talent?

June 9, 2015
After finding that some students received extra time on one of two sections of the test, College Board announces it won't score those sections.

June 9, 2015
National poll gives low marks to the college selection process, with parents saying institutions aren't doing enough to place graduates in jobs and the value of degrees has dropped sharply over the past decade.

June 9, 2015
California community colleges redesign listings of online courses to create better pathways to four-year degrees.

June 8, 2015
As colleges increasingly turn to outside companies for a range of services relating to financial aid, the Education Department steps up its regulation of those companies.

June 8, 2015
Study examines whether students should text or tweet in class -- or put their smartphones down -- to improve their grades. The results aren't as anti-device as some professors might think.

June 8, 2015
Kennesaw State apologizes to student whose video of his interaction with adviser went viral, and pledges to cut student-to-adviser ratio. But there are no easy formulas for such ratios.

June 8, 2015
In many states, community colleges and four-year institutions renew efforts to promote seamless transfer.

June 8, 2015
University in Brazil, acting at behest of pro-Palestinian groups, sought to compile information about students or employees from Israel on its campus.

June 8, 2015
George Bridges, president of Whitman College, in Washington, has been selected as president of Evergreen State College, also in Washington. Amy Bragg Carey, vice president for institutional advancement at University of Northwestern, in Minnesota, has been chosen as president of Friends University, in Kansas.

June 5, 2015
Faculty members say the university system's Board of Regents missed an opportunity to ask that the legislature abandon controversial changes to tenure and shared governance.

June 5, 2015
$400 million gift to the world's wealthiest university sets off a public backlash about the priorities of billionaire donors and their alma maters.

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