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May 12, 2015
Boston U distances itself from an incoming professor's controversial remarks about white male college students.

May 12, 2015
Two small two-year institutions in northwest Ohio craft plan to combine key administrative positions to save money. Officials say no merger is planned -- but faculty leaders are skeptical.

May 12, 2015
Survey outlines the many challenges facing campus counseling centers -- and finds some increase in staffing.

May 12, 2015
A former University of Illinois football player tweets that coach and staff forced athletes to play while injured. University promises investigation, but is backing the coach.

May 12, 2015
Trey Berry, provost and vice president for academic affairs at Southern Arkansas University, has been promoted to president there. Bruce E. Bursten, Distinguished Professor of Chemistry and former dean of the College of Arts and Sciences at the University of Tennessee at Knoxville, has been selected as provost at Worcester Polytechnic Institute.

May 11, 2015
Democratic presidential contenders, apparently including Hillary Clinton, are moving to the idea that borrowing shouldn't be needed in public higher education. Is that the right approach?

May 11, 2015
Project in Malta is led by Jordanian company. Proponents say DePaul is playing a key role, but a university statement says it won't be awarding degrees.

May 11, 2015
Educause releases a blueprint for next-generation learning management systems, recommending a "Lego approach."

May 11, 2015
A professor's assignment in which all students are naked (and he is, too) offers a chance for him to explain how to teach performance art.

May 11, 2015
The following colleges and universities have announced their commencement speakers for spring 2015:

May 8, 2015
When a Polk State professor found himself accused of being anti-Christian, the college's leaders answered back -- and said he was entitled to academic freedom.

May 8, 2015
Minnesota becomes the latest state to examine remedial education reform in an effort to lower college costs and retain students.

May 8, 2015
Citing a need to expand support services, some public universities are charging differentiated tuition rates or hiking fees for international undergraduate students. But why are many of them mixing the funds with their general budgets?

May 8, 2015
Most college athletes say they spend as much or more time on sports during the off-season as they do during the season, leaving them little time for common college student activities like studying, internships and part-time jobs.

May 8, 2015
Author of new book on the creation of the research university discusses the role of disciplines and information overload -- from the 18th century to the rise of MOOCs.

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