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March 9, 2007

When the U.S. House of Representatives adopted new rules to restrict most lawmakers' lobbyist-financed travel, one group that lobbies was exempted: colleges and universities. USA Today reported that House leaders said that the exemption was needed so that members of Congress could deliver commencement addresses. But the newspaper also reported on some recent lawmaker travel not related to graduation ceremonies.

March 9, 2007

Both houses of Congress gear up activity this week, aiming to pass sweeping college bill in 2007.

March 9, 2007

Federal judge bars U. of Wisconsin at Madison from applying its anti-discrimination policies to religious organizations.

March 9, 2007

Education Department alters plan to expand data collection, saying student learning outcomes are not a federal concern.

March 9, 2007

New novel satirizes the college admissions crunch.

March 8, 2007

Yale Divinity School students burn the Ten Commandments and Bill of Rights -- in prayer, not protest.

March 8, 2007

Reflecting sharp divisions on the SMU faculty, the Faculty Senate had a tie vote Wednesday, 13 to 13, on a resolution calling on the university to disassociate itself from a partisan institute that will be affiliated with the planned Bush presidential library, The Dallas Morning News reported.

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