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August 1, 2006

A junior at Oklahoma State University died in a fire in an off-campus house Sunday. The student, Kenneth Ray Egan, 21, did not live in the house, but was "a close friend of the residents and a frequent guest," the Stillwater Police Department said in a news release. Police officials said that they arrived at the house early Sunday morning to find Egan unconscious on a living room couch, and that their attempts to resuscitate him failed. The two residents of the house escaped and, according to the police department, did not know Egan was in the house.The U.S.

August 1, 2006

Community college group says U.S. officials would improperly exclude students seeking certificates from new grant program.

August 1, 2006

By now, it is widely accepted that curricular efforts to "engage" students -- to involve them deeply in the process of learning and in the actual material they study -- pays off. But as the number and proportion of underrepresented minority students and academically underprepared students of all races in college grows, educators and policy makers have lacked hard evidence that "engagement" practices work for those students, too.

August 1, 2006

At Young America's Foundation conference, college students trumpet conservative ideas and take aim at "liberal hostility."

August 1, 2006

Researchers say a new institute created by a foundation with a spiritual mission will fund legitimate work.

July 31, 2006

U.S. civil rights panel takes up K-12 cases, which many say will have reverberations throughout higher education.

July 31, 2006

Eastern Oregon University has placed Robert Davis, director of undergraduate studies, on leave after a professor and a student filed suits charging that he raped them at a conference in Atlanta, the Associated Press reported. The women charge that they were raped on successive nights in a similar way, in which they were unconcious and woke up being overpowered by Davis.

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