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December 10, 2015
This month's edition of the Pulse podcast features an interview with Don Kassner, CEO and president of ProctorU, which provides remote proctoring of online exams.

December 9, 2015
As colleges grapple with issues of race and diversity, they face questions from alumni and donors -- not all of whom are pleased with new campus efforts.

December 9, 2015
Greenpeace investigation alleges that academic supporters of fossil fuels are willing to pen industry-friendly research for a fee.

December 9, 2015
Colleges are using data to find hundreds of students who are unaware that they are eligible to graduate. Sometimes it's as simple as asking students if they've applied.

December 9, 2015
Board members at comprehensive universities are often frustrated by their own lack of knowledge or understanding about the institutions they're tasked with leading, a new report finds.

December 9, 2015
U of Tennessee responds to intense criticism of its advice -- and of its diversity efforts.

December 8, 2015
At the University of Missouri at Columbia, half the faculty don't meet the annual minimum teaching load. Does that matter?

December 8, 2015
U of Maryland will rename stadium that honored longtime (and strongly racist) president; black professor at MassArt describes being detained by police officers; object on Illinois quad creates concerns for black students; new demands for change at Harvard Law.

December 8, 2015
UW-Madison chancellor discusses the university's difficult year, the future of public financing of higher education and racial protests on campuses.

December 8, 2015
After years of allegations of deceptive marketing practices, for-profit Westwood College is no longer accepting new students after another multimillion-dollar agreement with a state attorney general.

December 8, 2015
Many student groups are changing their names to use "Latinx" instead of "Latino" and "Latina."

December 7, 2015
U of Tennessee's advice on holiday parties sets off major political debate in the state, and criticism is spreading to other institutions. Some see a broader attack on diversity efforts.

December 7, 2015
Japanese and American professors clash over a textbook's depiction of the Japanese government's involvement in a system of sexual slavery during World War II.

December 7, 2015
Woman who sent controversial email about Halloween costumes -- and faced uproar over it -- decides to stop teaching at Yale University.

December 7, 2015
Following recent shootings in U.S. and terrorist attacks in Paris, some colleges and universities are adopting stricter security policies for sporting events.

December 7, 2015
Study finds hundreds of students at 10 different community colleges reported homelessness, food insecurity or both.

December 7, 2015
Study finds increase in number of new titles -- and their share of all new scholarly books.

December 4, 2015
In Maryland, the state challenges view that new programs at historically black colleges will attract white students.

December 4, 2015
New study suggests that when it comes to writing assignments and instruction, quality -- not quantity -- matters most.

December 4, 2015
Citing a chilling effect on study participants, faculty members who study sexual assault say they should be exempt from mandatory reporting requirements. Fraternities are also arguing for an exemption for volunteer chapter advisers.

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