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June 29, 2006

University officials question Oracle chief's decision to abandon $115 million pledge and blame on Summers's departure.

June 29, 2006

The message was simple: The campus culture at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill limits access to community college students.The messenger might have taken some by surprise: It was Steve Farmer, UNC’s own assistant provost and director of undergraduate admissions. Farmer addressed a group gathered Wednesday for the opener of a two-day meeting entitled “A Fresh Look at Equity at Selective Colleges and Universities: Expanding Access for Low-Income Community College Transfers.”

June 29, 2006

2 finance giants start loan business for urban students and minority institutions. When borrowing for college, does race matter?

June 29, 2006

Many countries' scientific societies unite to oppose those who advocate teaching non-scientific theories.

June 29, 2006

Radio programs and community discussions take aim at would-be students from underrepresented Asian groups.

June 29, 2006

The Bush administration today published interim rules in the Federal Register that are expected to encourage states to limit the number of welfare recipients in college programs, in some cases below current levels.

June 28, 2006

Funds for the National Endowment for the Humanities and the National Endowment for the Arts would remain at their 2006 levels under a 2007 spending bill approved Tuesday by a Senate panel. The Senate Appropriations Subcommittee for Interior and Related Agencies passed legislation that would provide $141 million for the humanities agency and $124 million for the arts endowment, the same amount the agencies are receiving this year.


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