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March 7, 2017
Amid report White House wants to kill program based at 33 universities, defenders note many of its projects relate directly to local business needs.

March 7, 2017
Study details tool to help professors measure how much active learning is happening in their classrooms.

March 6, 2017
New details on shouting down of a speaker add to the soul-searching: professor was attacked after event; nonstudents were among those involved; president vows to promote value of free expression.

March 6, 2017
An alleged kickback scheme leaves a small Christian college in unusual territory.

March 6, 2017
Starting March 15, the university will begin removing more than 20,000 video and audio lectures from public view as a result of a Justice Department accessibility order.

March 6, 2017
The Dream Center Foundation, a religious missionary organization based in Los Angeles, plans to buy EDMC, a struggling for-profit chain that enrolls 65,000 students. The resulting nonprofit college group will be secular. 

March 6, 2017
Association of nonleased campus stores unveils network designed to reduce their dependence on textbook profits and let colleges retain revenues many now pay to companies to operate the stores.

March 6, 2017
New America releases framework to help colleges use predictive analytics to benefit students.

March 3, 2017
Middlebury students chant and shout to prevent Charles Murray from speaking. He later is led to a private location, where a discussion with a professor is livestreamed. After the event some attack car carrying Murray and a professor.

March 3, 2017
Cal State Fullerton faculty union says instructor was suspended for allegedly hitting a student at a pro-Trump rally -- despite a lack of evidence. Professor's allies say he was the one who was attacked.

March 3, 2017
University typically invites first-year presidents to give commencement address. Amid debate over whether to invite current president, vice president gets the nod, with praise for his “reserved dignity.”

March 3, 2017
Former Bowdoin College president takes a lower-ranking role at UMass Boston, saying he thinks the challenge in American higher education is in public institutions.

March 3, 2017
Programs that promote themselves as helping students paraphrase may be helping them plagiarize, researcher warns.

March 2, 2017
Recent increases in number of minority administrators don't keep up with demographic shifts, but new study finds broad pay equity.

March 2, 2017
Anthropology -- where the work of researchers is often at odds with the priorities of the Trump White House -- tries to figure out how to maneuver.

March 2, 2017
As Tennessee’s Promise program expands to include adult students, other community college scholarship programs are figuring out how to replicate its success.

March 2, 2017
New book tells the story of initiative that brings liberal arts education to incarcerated men and women.

March 2, 2017
Clarkson University Bebonchu Atems, economics and financial studies Jennifer Knack, psychology Damien Samways, biology Weiming Wu, civil and environmental engineering Phillip Yuya, mechanical and aeronautical engineering Colorado College

March 1, 2017
Wisconsin governor who has pushed for deep cuts to higher education is now seeking increased spending. Academics welcome the shift, but some worry about the details, including a requirement for monitoring teaching loads.

March 1, 2017
Black students graduate, on average, at a rate 22 percentage points lower than white students. Closing that gap will require individual institutions to improve completion rates and highly selective colleges to enroll more black students, a new report says.

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